Lectures and lecturing
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
C. L. Thomas collection
Collection — Folder S1935
Scope and Contents This collection includes a January 11, 1876 letter sent by Daniel McDonald, Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of Indiana, to C. L. Thomas of the Summit City Lodge No. 170 of Fort Wayne in response to an inquiry about Masonic rules for funerals; a March 27, 1876 letter from the Republican State Central Committee sent regarding a paper submitted by Thomas to be published in the Committee's supplement; a July 5, 1876 letter from the Central Committee stating that they were not able to pay Thomas for...
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / C. L. Thomas collection
Elizabeth Bevington collection
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection consists of letters to Hannah Johnson from George Johnson of the 65th Ohio Regiment and Amos Johnson of the 4th Ohio Regiment. Also included are other Civil War letters from Hamilton County and the 46th Indiana Regiment. The collection also has school papers, teachers’ licenses, certificates of the Mapel Oil Company, Terre Haute, Indiana and advertisements for lectures and theatrical performances in the area.There is also an oversize shares certificate which belonged...
George W. Julian collection
Scope and Contents The bulk of the correspondence is that of George W. Julian and his wife, Laura Giddings Julian, and with his children, Grace and Paul, while he was serving in Congress, working as an attorney in Washington, D.C., and on speaking tours. In his letters with Laura, he discusses questions before Congress. Additional correspondence includes letters to Laura from her father, Joshua R. Giddings, written while he was serving in Congress or as U.S. consul general to Canada in Montreal (1861-1864);...
Dates: 1789-1940, bulk 1789-1902
J.C. Stephens account book
Collection — Folder S1705
Scope and Contents This collection contains a pocket size notebook used by J.C. Stephens to record debit entries for the West Lebanon Lecture Bureau in West Lebanon, Indiana from November 29, 1887 to March 14, 1888. The page for credit entries is blank.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / J.C. Stephens account book
John B. Gough papers
Collection — Folder S530
Scope and Contents This collection includes an autographed, signed letter from John B. Gough in Worcester, Massachusetts on 1866/08/27 regarding lecture schedules and fees.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / John B. Gough papers
Massachusetts Audubon Society bird lectures
Collection — Folder S1837
Scope and Contents This collection includes transcripts of lectures, a list of educational materials from the Massachusetts Audubon Society in Boston, Massachusetts and pages from an advertisement for materials from the National Association of Audubon Societies from 1919 regarding birds.
Dates: circa 1919
Mrs. Demarchus C. Brown collection
Collection — Folder S2879
Scope and Contents This collection contains one undated promotional brochure entitled “Literature and Travel Talks,” inviting bookings of talks “suitable for Clubs, Classes or Schools.” The listing of available topics is organized under three categories: art and travel talks, masters of world literature, and miscellaneous subjects. Handwritten notes seem to pertain to assorted topics, e.g. Spain, Pillars of Hercules, American drama.
Oliver M. Brown papers
Collection — Folder S180
Scope and Contents This collection includes autographed, signed lecture and personal notes from Oliver M. Brown in Indiana ranging from 1/22/1876 to 3/25/1876 regarding college classes.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Oliver M. Brown papers