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Poetry

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 121 Collections and/or Records:

Kiphart-Teepell family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S0785
Scope and Contents This collection includes Charles P. Kiphart's account book containing receipts for rent, taxes, gas, and other personal expenses (1893-1904); a commencement invitation for School No. 10, Indianapolis (June, 1910); a typed copy of a 1918 Thanksgiving Day poem about WWI soldiers by Esther Thompson and sent to Nellie Teepell (November 12, 1966); Christmas and Valentines Day cards sent to Mary Kiphart and Nellie Teepell (1927-1933, undated); hospital statements for the Teepell family (1929-1948);...
Dates: 1893-1966

Leonard G. Jaqua collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S2270
Scope and Contents This collection includes several items from Leonard G. Jaqua's family, including a letter sent to John Jaqua from his brother Richard dated August 18, 1855(?); a "Tribute of Gratitude" given to John Jaqua and his scholars from the trustees of Pleasant Township dated February 24, 1859; John Jaqua's pocket-size memoranda book with entries ranging from 1873 to 1889 regarding farm accounts, family genealogy, the Universalist faith, and a sermon by Rev. E. C. Sweetser; an August 29, 1895 letter sent...
Dates: circa 1855-1932

Lewis F. Palmer papers

 Collection — Folder S1998
Identifier: S1998
Scope and Contents This collection includes a commercially printed card with a poem from Palmer's Restaurant, Lunch and Lodging in Indianapolis, Indiana around 1904 regarding business advertising.
Dates: circa 1904

Lillian Witt collection

 Collection — Folder S2337
Identifier: S2337
Scope and Contents This collection includes papers from the Lebanon Presbyterian Academy, including poetry, letters, philosophical notes, and two draft editorials for the school's publication, "The Calliopean Bachelor". The papers do not include author's names. The date 1868 is included on several papers, but most include no date. Student and professor names are included in a mock will.
Dates: 1868

"Literary Curiosity" poem

 Collection — Folder S2002
Identifier: S2002
Scope and Contents The poem entitled "Literary Curiosity," is an unfavorable poem written about women by an unknown poet circa 1900s.
Dates: 1900s

Lois Fuller papers

 Collection — Folder S494
Identifier: S0494
Scope and Contents This collection includes a typed, signed letter from Lois Compton Fuller in New Castle, Indiana on December 18, 1934 regarding the donation of her autographed book, "When the World is New," to the Indiana State Library.
Dates: 1933

L.S. Bowman papers

 Collection — Folder S151
Identifier: S0151
Scope and Contents This collection includes a mimeographed, hand-corrected copy of a typed document and a typed copy of a poem from Lewis Smith Bowman in Indiana ranging from 1957 to 1959 regarding the results of presidential elections in Indiana from 1860 to 1959.
Dates: 1957-1959

Marcus A. Wolfe collection

 Collection — Folder S2338
Identifier: S2338
Scope and Contents This collection includes three original items stemming from correspondence of Marcus A. Wolfe in Santa Barbara, CA, in a letter he wrote to Governor Ralph Gates, January 29, 1946.Wolfe requested that the Governor forward a poem he wrote in honor of Nancy Hanks, mother of Abraham Lincoln, to the Nancy Hanks Memorial Association. Because the Hanks Memorial Association had been disbanded several years earlier, Governor Gates forwarded Wolfe’s letter and poem to the Director of the...
Dates: 1946

Margaret M. Scott collection

 Collection
Identifier: L139
Scope and Contents The papers consist primarily of Margaret M. Scott's correspondence, essays, short stories, and unpublished novels from 1920 to 1930s. The collection also includes papers regarding the work of the Indiana Lincoln Memorial Association, a scrapbook of newspaper stories by and about her, and poetry of her father, John Scott.
Dates: 1873-1955

Marjorie K. Lawrence papers

 Collection
Identifier: L231
Scope and Contents This collection includes autographed and printed poems; correspondence; an autobiography; a wax record; newspaper clippings; Christmas cards; and autographed journals from Marjorie K. Lawrence in Indiana and Nebraska ranging from 1922 to 1989, regarding education and teaching, family life, poetry, publishing, and travel in Europe.
Dates: 1922-1989