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Anne Hudspeth papers

 Collection — Folder: S697
Identifier: S0697

Scope and Contents

This collection includes typed and autographed poems from Anne Hudspeth in Whiting, Indiana ranging from 1943-1952 and undated regarding war, home life, working, and Dwight D. Eisenhower.


  • 1943, undated


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

Anne Kopcha Hudspeth was born to John and his first wife, Katherine, Kopcha (both from Austria) on August 8, 1907 and grew up in Illinois. She was one of seven children and worked as a clerk for a railroad. She married Virgil L. Hudspeth on November 3, 1926 in Cuyahoga County, Ohio. They lived at 2106 Schrage and 438 John, in Whiting, Indiana from 1945 to 1959. She wrote a number of poems during World War II and after. She died August 1978 and is buried in Saint Mary's Cemetery, Hammond, Indiana.

"Hudspeth, Anne". Find a Grave Memorial. Retrieved 2015/01/30.

"Hudspeth, Virgil." Cuyahoga County, Ohio, Marriage Records and Indexes, 1810-1973. Retrieved 2015/01/30.

"Hudspeth, Virgil." U.S., City Directories, 1821-1989. Retrieved 2015/01/30.

"Kopcha, Annie". 1920 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2015/01/30.

"Kopcha, John". 1930 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2015/01/30.


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 Anne Hudspeth on 1972/01.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2015/01/30 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2015/01/30 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.