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Parker, Benjamin S. (Benjamin Strattan), 1833-1911


Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Benjamin S. Parker papers

Identifier: L123
Scope and Contents This collection contains Benjamin S. Parker’s correspondence and writings, including correspondence E. B. Heiney and publishers about Poets and Poetry of Indiana; correspondence regarding Parker’s poetry, his newspaper work, and requests for advice on writing. Also included is correspondence regarding Republican Party politics, James Whitcomb Riley, and family matters. The collections also contains Parker’s writings including the subjects of the National Road,...
Dates: 1844-1923

Enos B. Heiney collection

 Collection — Folder: S1945
Identifier: S1945
Scope and Contents This collection includes letters from Benjamin S. Parker to Enos Heiney in New Castle, Indiana ranging from 1898-1911 regarding the publication of "Poets and Poetry of Indiana."
Dates: 1898-1911

George S. Cottman papers

Identifier: L039
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, research, newspaper articles and drafts of speeches, and articles from George S. Cottman in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1872 to 1937 regarding Indiana history, business and family business, and articles by other writers concerning history.
Dates: 1857-1937, undated

William Allen Wood collection

 Collection — Folder: S1450
Identifier: S1450
Scope and Contents This collection includes a September 26, 1898 letter sent to William Allen Wood by Benjamin S. Parker regarding his published works of verse. An undated advertisement for his book The Cabin in the Clearing and Other Poems was sent with the letter. The collection also includes an October 11, 1900 letter sent to Wood by Maurice Thompson relaying his regrets to an invitation to attend the annual meeting of the Sons of the Revolution and a small portion of a letter...
Dates: 1898-1900, undated