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The Resource [Papers]

[Papers]

Label
[Papers], 1906-1940
Title
[Papers]
Inclusive dates
1906-1940
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The collection consists principally of her correspondence from the period 1926-1940, including correspondence regarding T.C. Steele's paintings and exhibitions of his work; her shawl collection; her maintenance of the Brown County property; her activities in the Indiana Federation of Art Clubs and other organizations; and family, personal, and social affairs. Correspondents include Alfred M. Brooks, William Lowe Bryan, Mary Q. Burnet, Frank Hohenberger, Josiah K. Lilly, Herman B. Wells
Biographical or historical data
Selma Neubacher Steele was an art teacher in Indianapolis. In 1907, married prominent Hoosier painter Theodore Clement (T.C.) Steele (1847-1926). Steele established a home and studio, called "House of the Singing Winds" in Brown County and was active in the Indiana Federation of Art Clubs and other arts organizations.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
approximately 1870-1945
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Steele, Selma N.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Artists
  • Artists' studios
  • Art, American
  • Art
  • Art
  • Dwellings
  • Painters
  • Painting, American
  • Shawls
  • Brown County (Ind.)
  • Indiana
  • Indiana
  • Brooks, Alfred Mansfield
  • Bryan, William Lowe
  • Burnet, Mary Q.
  • Hohenberger, Frank M.
  • Lilly, Josiah Kirby
  • Steele, T. C.
  • Wells, Herman B
  • House of the Singing Winds (Ind.)
  • Indiana Federation of Art Clubs
Label
[Papers]
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/251
Instantiates
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19931093
Extent
19 manuscripts boxes
Governing access note
The collection is open for research use
Immediate source of acquisition
Steele Memorial
Lccn
91798764
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm28417731
  • (OCoLC)28417731
Terms governing use
Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library.
Label
[Papers]
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/251
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19931093
Extent
19 manuscripts boxes
Governing access note
The collection is open for research use
Immediate source of acquisition
Steele Memorial
Lccn
91798764
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm28417731
  • (OCoLC)28417731
Terms governing use
Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library.

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