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Ernestine Fisher papers

 Collection — Folder: S466
Identifier: S0466

Scope and Contents

This collection includes typed and commercially printed documents from Ernestine Fisher in Indiana from circa 1947 regarding children's plays and critiques.


  • 1947


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions 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.

Biographical Note

Ernestine Ramsperger Fisher was born in Dubois County, Indiana on July 22, 1902. She married William Fisher on June 10, 1923, lived in Huntingburg, Indiana, and had three daughters and one son. She wrote and narrated children's plays, was a columnist and designed clothes.

Information found within the collection

"Fisher, Ernestine". 1940 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2014/12/15.

"Fisher, Ernestine Ramsperger (Mrs. William)". (1981) In Indiana Authors and their books, 1967-1980. (p. 129). Crawfordsville, IN: Wabash College. Print. ISLI 016.810 B219I SUPP. 1967-80


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials



This collection is arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Ernestine Fisher in 1947 and 1974.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2014/12/19 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2014/12/19 by Edythe Huffman.
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

140 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.