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Martin Riley poem

 Collection — Page: S1118
Identifier: S1118

Scope and Contents

The poem entitled "Tulip Tree" is written in pencil on a single sheet, thus:

A flower grows within the woods upon a tulip tree Blooming near the end of Spring a joyful sight to see.

Petals of the palest green Crowned by crest of orange flame rarest blossom ever seen Tulip poplar is its name.


  • circa 1940-1980

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.

Historical Note

This poem "Tulip Tree" was written by Martin Riley, 602 South Meridian Street, Room 3, Indianapolis, Indiana.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing and finding aid completed 2014/10/30 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield.
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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