The Resource Wilhelmina Seegmiller collection

Wilhelmina Seegmiller collection

Label
Wilhelmina Seegmiller collection, 1895-1913
Title
Wilhelmina Seegmiller collection
Inclusive dates
1895-1913
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes materials from and about Wilhelmina Seegmiller in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1895 to 1913. Items comprise brief biographical information, obituaries, a review of one of her textbooks and several examples of her creative writing
Biographical or historical data
Artist, educator, and poet Wilhelmina Seegmiller was born Decemeber 6, 1866 in Fairview, Ontario, Canada. After attending public school in Fairview, she studied art in Toronto and at the Pratt Art Institute in Brooklyn. Seegmiller also completed her teaching certification in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Beginning in 1895, she served as the director of Art Instruction in the Indianapolis Public Schools for 18 years. Her programs were designed to give students an appreciation of art and were admired and considered innovative by her peers. Seegmiller was also a prolific writer, producing numerous books on art and art instruction as well as poetry and short plays. She died in Indianapolis, May 24, 1913 due to complications following surgery.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1866-1913,
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Seegmiller, Wilhelmina
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Seegmiller, Wilhelmina
  • Arts
  • Arts
  • Authors, American
  • Biography
  • Music
  • Dramatists
  • Public schools
  • Women authors
Label
Wilhelmina Seegmiller collection
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/S2921%20Seegmiller%20Wilhelmina%20Collection.pdf
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2018/01/08 by Masada Sparrow. EAD finding aid created 2018/01/08 by Masada Sparrow. EAD finding aid revised 2018/02/16 by Brittany Kropf
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject.
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
21389484
Extent
0.05 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Mr. & Mrs. Kennedy on 1984/11/09.
System control number
(OCoLC)1029545378
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
5 folders
Label
Wilhelmina Seegmiller collection
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/S2921%20Seegmiller%20Wilhelmina%20Collection.pdf
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2018/01/08 by Masada Sparrow. EAD finding aid created 2018/01/08 by Masada Sparrow. EAD finding aid revised 2018/02/16 by Brittany Kropf
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject.
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
21389484
Extent
0.05 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Mr. & Mrs. Kennedy on 1984/11/09.
System control number
(OCoLC)1029545378
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
5 folders

Library Locations

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      315 W. Ohio St., Indianapolis, IN, 46202, US
      39.77004 -86.164015

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