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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."


  • 1898-1911

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

Enos B. Heiney, of Newcastle Indiana, assisted Benjamin Parker in the compilation and publication of the book "Poets and Poetry of Indiana." Prominent Indiana poets including James Whitcomb Riley and Evaleen Stein are featured in this book. After the publication, Heiney attempted to restart the Western Association of Writers by holding a reunion in Indianapolis.


0.02 Cubic Feet (1 folder)


This collection is arranged by subject.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Enos B. Heiney on 1941/11/29.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2014/12/10 by Alexandria Jones. EAD finding aid created 2014/12/10 by Alexandria Jones.
Enos B. Heiney collection
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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