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Creative writing

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Arthur B. Reeve collection

 Collection — Folder S1105
Identifier: S1105
Scope and Contents This article is entitled: "Freak Legilsation Enacted in Earnest with Fifty National, State, Territorial, and Colonial Lawmaking Bodies Active, It Is No Wonder the Output Is Peculiar." The headings include: "Getting After Long Hat Pins," "Penalizing the Hobble-Skirt," "Gossip and Flirting Tabooed," "Good Bills Which Sound Foolish," "A Fine for the Newly-Weds," and "His Sanity Was Questioned" (Brooklyn Congressman introduced a bill to completely reorganize the U.S. government). The printed...
Dates: 1911

Edna Lee Plowman collection

 Collection — Folder S1066
Identifier: S1066
Scope and Contents This collection includes 27 pages of typed and handwritten poetry from Edna Lee Plowman in Indiana ranging from 1922 to 1957 regarding her impressions of life in Indiana.
Dates: 1922-1957

Flora Wright papers

 Collection — Folder S1459
Identifier: S1459
Scope and Contents This collection includes a notebook from Flora Wright in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1916 to 1926 regarding miscellaneous items.
Dates: 1916-1926

John Wynn papers

 Collection — Folder S1470
Identifier: S1470
Scope and Contents This collection includes a newspaper clipping from John Wynn in Indiana regarding his own writing.
Dates: 1916

Oscar Schmidt manuscript

 Collection — Folder S1141
Identifier: S1141
Scope and Contents This collection includes a typed manuscript, with handwritten edits, entitled "Echoes" by Oscar Schmidt in Spencer, Indiana regarding a story about narrator Dick Wheeler, who along with several friends, visits the estate home of Mrs. Ellen Gilbert in southern Indiana, presumably in New Harmony. The story provides a detailed narrative of the immigration of George Rapp and his followers from Germany to western Pennsylvania in 1803, and their move to Harmony, Indiana in 1814.
Dates: undated

Wilhelmina Seegmiller collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S2921
Scope and Contents This collection includes materials from and about Wilhelmina Seegmiller in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1895 to 1913. Items comprise brief biographical information, obituaries, a review of one of her textbooks and several examples of her creative writing.
Dates: 1895-1913

William H. Wade collection

Identifier: L656
Scope and Contents This collection includes William H. Wade’s correspondence, writing drafts, speeches, news releases and research documentation during his time at the Anderson Herald, ranging from 1949-1971. Also included is correspondence and writing drafts from his son, David L. Wade during 1953-1969. A bulk of the collection consists of Wade’s source material for his “Folklore” column as well as other writing interests and programming within the folklore community. Of note, an 1825...
Dates: 1825-1987, undated