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Burton Alva Konkle letters 1880-1883

Denny, James O. (creator).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S1327 (Text) 00000106177496 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.01 Cubic feet 1 folder

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/08/03 by Kori Nell. EAD finding aid created 2016/08/08 by Kori Nell.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection includes letters written to Burton Alva Konkle from James Denny, as well as his wife, ranging from 1880 to 1883 regarding teaching positions and everyday life experiences, including political beliefs.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Burton Alva Konkle letters, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Biographical or Historical Data:
Burton Alva Konkle was born in 1861 in Albion, Indiana and died in 1944. He settled in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania. He was a teacher in Pennsylvania, then became involved with the Presbyterian Church. He wrote many books, mostly about political people, ranging from George Byran and Andrew Hamilton. He was a member of the Pennsylvania Constitution Celebration Committee (Prabook, 2016).Source: materials from collection and Prabook: (2016). Burton Alva Konkle. Prabook. Retrieved from
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Burton Alva Konkle on 1942-1943.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Konkle, Burton Alva, 1861-1944.
Authors, American.
Wawaka (Ind.)
Genre: Correspondence

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