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Indiana State Library

 Organization

Found in 85 Collections and/or Records:

Harold F. Brigham papers

 Collection
Identifier: L282
Scope and Contents This collection includes professional correspondence, speeches, notes, research, clippings, newsletters, meeting minutes, bibliographies, and other materials created and compiled by Harold F. Brigham in Louisville, Kentucky and Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1899 to 1967 regarding his work as a librarian in Kentucky and at the Indiana State Library. There are also a few materials relating to Merriwether Lewis and William Clark, which Brigham used in his talk at the Conversation Club in...
Dates: 1899-1967

Harold Wansborough letter

 Collection — Folder: S431
Identifier: S0431
Scope and Contents This collection includes a typed, signed letter from Harold Wansborough in Kokomo, Indiana on 1936/05/11 regarding placing his musical compositions in the Indiana State Library collection.
Dates: 1936/05/11

Hazel W. Hopper papers

 Collection — Folder: S0681
Identifier: S0681
Scope and Contents This collection contains letters, receipts, and other materials from the Pickard and Hopper families, ranging from 1864 to 1975. The Pickard papers, include the correspondence, tax receipts, and bank receipts of Thomas, Henry (Bluford), and Jeff Pickard from 1864 to1931; an Encampment Week letter dated April 4th, 1893 from Evansville, Indiana; a letter to Gorman Pickard from The Home Journal magazine regarding a contest he entered in 1898; a certificate from T.A. Slocum, M.C. for...
Dates: 1864-1942

Heath Bowman papers

 Collection — Folder: S150
Identifier: S0150
Scope and Contents This collection includes a carbon copy of a typed, signed letter from Cora G. Phillips in Muncie, Indiana on 1961/10/24 regarding Heath Bowman and a letter written by Heath Bowman on 1939/03/31 with a question about Indiana authors.
Dates: 1939/03/31, 1961/10/24

Helen Daniels oral history

 Collection
Identifier: OH076
Scope and Contents This collection consists of 3 copies of a transcript, 1 reel-to-reel audiotape, and 4 audio cassette tapes from an oral history interview with Helen Daniels, conducted by F. Gerald (Jerry) Handfield, which takes place over four different interview sessions between March 15, 1977 and September 14, 1978. Part one consists of information about Daniels’ childhood and young adult life in Tipton. The second part she talks about her early jobs in social work in Indianapolis. The third part of the...
Dates: 1977-1978

Indiana bicentennial collection

 Collection
Identifier: L502
Scope and Contents In 2015-2016, each county coordinator, public library, historical society and various clubs and organizations were asked to submit bicentennial records for inclusion to a bicentennial manuscript collection within the Rare Books and Manuscripts Division. Records submitted included correspondence, meeting minutes, reports, photographs, videos and other documentation highlighting programs, services and events occurring in their county ranging from 2013 to 2016. In 2016, students across...
Dates: 2013-2016

Indiana Legislative Bureau collection

 Collection
Identifier: L195
Scope and Contents This collection includes typed reports from the Indiana Legislative Bureau regarding standing rules and orders for the Indiana General Assembly. The collection also contains state and county finances, and two typed articles: "Titles of Acts and the Passage" and "Taking Effect of Acts and Joint Resolutions in Indiana." Other items include articles written by two directors, John A. Lapp and Charles Kettleborough; bibliographies, lists of laws by subject, lists of laws and amendments,...
Dates: 1833-1953

Indiana Libraries Mobile Units history collection

 Collection — Folder: S474
Identifier: S0474
Scope and Contents This collection includes journal articles and photographs from Indiana State Library and other institutions in Indiana ranging from 1916 to 1954 regarding bookmobile and county library service in Indiana.
Dates: 1954

Indiana Library Association letters

 Collection — Folder: S1575
Identifier: S1575
Scope and Contents The two letters in this collection were written by M. Eileen Ahern, the Assistant State Librarian, to Arthur Cunningham in Terre Haute. In the December 2, 1891, letter, she tells Mr. Cunningham about attending the American Library Association meeting in California, and her hopes that Indiana libraries will organize so they can exchange books between libraries. She suggested a gathering on December 30 at the State Library.Her second letter, December 16, 1891, reports to Mr....
Dates: 1891

Indiana Library Trustees' Association constitution

 Collection — Folder: S1576
Identifier: S1576
Scope and Contents This single typed paper gives articles 1-8 of the Constitution for the Indiana Library Trustees' Association. Only ten members were needed to constitute a quorum. The Constitution could be amended by two-thirds vote of the members in attendance at any regular meeting. No individuals are named as having drafted the document.
Dates: 1915