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The Resource Thomas Mills Carter collection

Thomas Mills Carter collection

Label
Thomas Mills Carter collection, 1977-1978
Title
Thomas Mills Carter collection
Inclusive dates
1977-1978
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes 25 manuscripts of articles written by Thomas Mills Carter for his column "It Takes All Kinds," published in the Bulletin of American Historical Collection, a quarterly periodical was published by the American Association of the Philippines. There are also two issues of the Bulletin from October, 1977 (vol. 5, no. 4) and January-March, 1978 (vol. 6, no.1). The articles offer character sketches and vignettes of American culture during the late 1940s and early 1950s. There are also two articles about Carter's father's work as a Quaker minister in Newberg, Oregon (1917-1923) and in Winchester, Indiana (1928-1934)
Biographical or historical data
Thomas Mills Carter, born January 14, 1915, was the son of Frederic Earl Carter, a Quaker minister. His father served churches in Newberg, Oregon, from 1917 to 1923, and Winchester, Indiana, from 1928 to 1934. In 1929, Pastor Carter served as Superintendent of the Indiana Yearly Meeting of Quakers. When only 13 years old, Thomas Carter drove a car and served as his father's driver. As an adult, Thomas Carter lived in the Philipppines where he was a consultant in ground water and hydrology. He contributed to the Bulletin of American Historical Collection, published in Manila. His column for that periodical was entitled "It Takes All Kinds." Carter died on March 14, 2003.
Cataloging source
ISL
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1915-2003
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Carter, Thomas Mills
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  • Carter, Thomas Mills
  • Autobiography
  • Clergy
  • Clergy
  • Families
  • Quakers
  • Reminiscing
  • Writing
  • Manila (Philippines)
  • Newberg (Or.)
  • Winchester (Ind.)
Label
Thomas Mills Carter collection
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/S2516%20Carter%20Thomas%20Mills%20Collection.pdf
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/09/15 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield. EAD finding aid completed 2016/09/15 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield. EAD finding aid revised 2016/09/30 by Brittany Kropf
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject.
Control code
17544755
Extent
0.02 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Thomas Mills Carter on 1981/04/06.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247197659
  • (OCoLC)247197659
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
2 folder
Label
Thomas Mills Carter collection
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/S2516%20Carter%20Thomas%20Mills%20Collection.pdf
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/09/15 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield. EAD finding aid completed 2016/09/15 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield. EAD finding aid revised 2016/09/30 by Brittany Kropf
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject.
Control code
17544755
Extent
0.02 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Thomas Mills Carter on 1981/04/06.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247197659
  • (OCoLC)247197659
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
2 folder

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