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Poetry

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 119 Collections and/or Records:

Walker family collection

 Collection
Identifier: L369
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, various documents, photographs, and memorabilia from the Walker family of New Albany, Indiana. The collection contains Francis Walker's Clermont (Ohio) Academy writings; his and his wife Mary's family correspondence (1851-1913); his correspondence from other Methodist ministers and DePauw University officials (1860s-1910); his and Mary's writings (1848-1901); and some letters and documents of his father, James Walker (1820-1837). The bulk of...
Dates: 1820-1988, undated

Wilbur Sheron "The Watchmen of Dover" poem

 Collection — Folder S1766
Identifier: S1766
Scope and Contents This collection includes a typed poem from Wilbur Sheron in Marion, Indiana during World War II regarding England's participation in war and its protection.
Dates: ca. 1940

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

Will Wallace Harney letters

 Collection — Folder S0594
Identifier: S0594
Scope and Contents This collection includes six letters written by Will Wallace Harney to Henry Paret, Esq. of New York ranging from 1893 to 1894. The 1893 letters are in response to requests for his autograph and photograph for Stedman's Poets of America. The 1894 letters concern Paret's request for biographical information about Harney's uncle, William Ross Wallace. The collection also includes two of Harney's poem (undated).
Dates: 1893-1894

William Alexander collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S0015
Scope and Contents This collection contains items related to the life of William Alexander ranging from 1856 to 1876, including two copybooks, the preface to his scrapbook, newspaper clippings of poems, and recipes for cough syrup, liniment, flux, etc.
Dates: 1856-1876

William C. Glick Jr. collection

 Collection — Folder S2928
Identifier: S2928
Scope and Contents This collection includes five photocopied letters to William "Bill" C. Glick, ranging from 1972-1991. Correspondents include Julius W. Becton, Jr., Brigadier General; H. Norman Schwarzkopf, General, U.S. Army, and Evan Bayh, Governor of Indiana. Also included are two poems dedicated to all who have served titled, "A Nation's and Soldier's Finest Hour of Glory" and "If the White House Could Talk" created by Mr. Glick during the Persian Gulf War.
Dates: 1972-1991

William Herschell collection

 Collection — Folder OB051
Identifier: OB051
Scope and Contents This collection includes 3 printed items with content created by William M. Herschell in the United States ranging from 1903 to 1940. The first item is a poem, "An Humble Grace" by Herschell, printed with a drawing of an African American man standing at a dinner table with a woman and 3 children, dated Thanksgiving 1903 by Franklin Booth. The second item is the cover page of sheet music (pasted to a board) for the song, "Long Boy" with words by Herschell, music by Barclay Walker, and...
Dates: 1903-1940

William J. Castleman collection

 Collection
Identifier: L367
Scope and Contents The collection includes a typescript of Through Myrtie Barker’s Window, a biography written by Castleman, copyright 1985, and photocopies of materials related to Barker. Also included are photocopies of newspaper clippings dated from June 24, 1958, to March 1985, although most are undated. Photographs are mixed in with the text in later chapters.Folder 1 contains “A Myrtie Barker Album,” a collection of photocopies of clippings which includes Barker’s...
Dates: 1958-1985

William Kimberley Palmer scrapbook

 Collection — Volume V149
Identifier: V149
Scope and Contents This collection includes a scrapbook compiled by William Kimberley Palmer containing autographed letters and other documents ranging from 1879 to 1920. Palmer collected signatures from artists, authors, clergyman, congressman, governors, military leaders, presidents, publishers, senators, university presidents, vice presidents other notable persons. Some items of interest in the collection include a handwritten letter from Nikola Tesla, a caricature by Thomas Nast, a small sketch by J. Wells...
Dates: 1879-1920, 1936-1938