Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 17 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents This collection includes radio interview transcripts, subject index cards, and correspondence from Nellie M. Coats ranging from 1859 to 1973 regarding interviews and correspondence. Notable interviews include Richard G. Lugar (Indiana Senator), Landrum Bolling (Earlham College president), James E. Haralson (Indiana School for the Blind principal), Monsignor Francis J. Reine (Marian College president), and Hal L. Royce (Secretary-Manager of Indiana State Fair). Notable items include a Chinese...
Dates: 1859, 1877, 1942-1977
Collection — Folder S1725
Collection — Folder OB090
Scope and Contents This collection comprises an illustrated color panoramic postcard pasted to a board from Placidus Kempf at St. Meinrad Abbey in Spencer County, Indiana, circa 1920-1930. There are also three items pasted onto the board: a photograph of "Placidus Kempf, O.S.B., Librarian"; a close-up view of the abbey library with notes about the number of floors and volumes; and text indicating the location.
Dates: circa 1920-1930
Collection — Folder OB244
Scope and Contents This collection includes an award certificate commissioning Robert Brooker a Kentucky Colonel, "the highest title of honor bestowed by the Governor of Kentucky" (https://www.kycolonels.org), on August 31, 2012 in Lexingotn, Kentucky. It was signed by Governor Steven L. Beshear and Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes.
Collection — Folder S2266
Scope and Contents This collection consists of several items donated by Susan Miller Carter, including a 1928 Lynn High School (Randolph County, Indiana) alumni pamphlet containing songs related to seniors and the high school alumni, an invitation to an April 22, 1952 dinner given by the Board of Directors of the Indiana State Symphony Society in honor of Dr. G. H. A. Clowes, a program from the Dr. G. H. A. Clowes dinner, and an invitation and reply card addressed to Susan Miller Carter for "An Evening in Old...
Collection — Folder S1469
Scope and Contents This collection comprises two letters from Theophilus Adam Wylie in Bloomington, Indiana in 1850 regarding the discovery of gold in Indiana between Wylie and Professor John F. Frazer at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection contains 2 copies of W. E. Henry's article, "Thirty-Five Years Looking Backward", which appeared in the July-September, 1932 edition of the Indiana State Library's publication,Library Occurrent, and describes how he became the director of the Indiana State Library and the changes that took place during his tenure (1897-1906). The collection also contains Henry's autobiography, "Through Seventy-Seven Years, Nov. 1857-Nov. 1934: His Own Story", a letter of recommendation for Henry...