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Indiana State Library


Found in 85 Collections and/or Records:

Indiana Oral History Roundtable collection

Identifier: L419
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence; printed newsletters; accounts of workshops; photographs; newspaper and magazine articles; and audio recordings from various contributors in Indiana and elsewhere ranging from 1962 to 1985 regarding the interviewing of people and recording oral history and aspects of the organization.
Dates: 1962-1985

Indiana Sesquicentennial Manuscript Project collection

Identifier: L209
Scope and Contents This collection includes originals and copies of letters, account books, diaries, journals, accounts of life in prison, military records, minutes of organizations, regimental histories, reminiscences and memoirs, sermons, and speeches and printed documents such as commencement programs, business and industrial catalogs, broadsides, maps and pamphlets from citizens in Indiana ranging from 1772 to 1967, undated regarding personal and civic life and business activities. Also included are oversize...
Dates: 1772-1967, undated

"Indiana State Centennial Celebrations" scrapbook

Identifier: L216
Scope and Contents This collection includes one scrapbook created by the Indiana Historical Commission in Indianapolis, Indiana during 1916 regarding centennial celebrations throughout the state.
Dates: 1916

Indiana State Library and Historical Building front elevation architectural drawing

 Collection — Folder: OBC034
Identifier: OBC034
Scope and Contents This collection comprises a black-and-white ink drawing with watercolor of the Senate Avenue entrance side of the Indiana State Library and Historical Building at 140 North Senate Avenue in Indianapolis, Indiana circa 1932-1933.
Dates: circa 1932-1934

Indiana State Library Flexible Work Week Committee records

Identifier: L193
Scope and Contents This collection contains notes, memos, and forms from the Indiana State Library's Flexible Work Week Committee ranging from March 1979 to May 1980. The collection includes completed employee questionaries from each Library division regarding a flexible work schedule, the proposal by the committee, and the final report.
Dates: 1979-1980

Indiana State Library Staff Association collection

Identifier: L445
Scope and Contents This collection includes official Indiana State Library Staff Association documents and financial records, thank-you cards, photographs, membership lists, and correspondence produced by various authors in Indiana and elsewhere, covering the years 1943–2007, dealing with business and finances.
Dates: 1943-2007

Indiana State Library volumes

Identifier: V570
Scope and Contents This collection consists of inactive files from the library's administration ranging from 1866 to 1971 and includes a manuscripts register, Indiana State Library and Historical Board minutes, Library Certification Board volumes, Indiana State Library reports, and Public Library Commission of Indiana reports.
Dates: 1866-1971

Indiana War History Commission collection

Identifier: L585
Scope and Contents This collection contains the administrative files of the Indiana War History Commission, including a detailed history of the group, publication plans and ingoing and outgoing correspondence. The commission collected information from most Indiana counties during World War I. This information falls into two categories: service records of soldiers, used for the publication of the "Gold Star Honor Roll" and "Indiana's Roll of Honor"; and war histories, records of civilian activities,...
Dates: 1917-1989

Indiana writers bibliography collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S1595
Scope and Contents This collection includes catalogs, bibiliographies, book lists, correspondence, notes and survey forms for local authors by county collected by the Indiana State Library and compiled by public libraries, librarians, and private individuals in Indiana ranging from 1878 to 1914 regarding authors from around the state of Indiana. The correspondence is largely that of State Librarian William E. Henry. Miscellaneous materials include clippings, notes, government documents on copyright, press notices...
Dates: 1896-1914

INverse Poetry Archive collection

Identifier: L730
Scope and Contents This collection includes printed copies of poems, applications, and project documentation, as well as digital files, from the INverse Poetry Archive, the Indiana Arts Commission, and the Indiana State Library in Indiana ranging from 2018 to 2022 regarding the contributed works of numerous Hoosier poets and the creation and activities of the archive. Some the digital files include audio recordings of the poets reading the submitted poems, which are available online in the archive.
Dates: 2018-2022