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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI L148 (Text) 00000106297740 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 19 manuscripts boxes

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Restrictions on Access Note:
The collection is open for research use.
Summary, etc.:
The collection consists principally of her correspondence from the period 1926-1940, including correspondence regarding T.C. Steele's paintings and exhibitions of his work; her shawl collection; her maintenance of the Brown County property; her activities in the Indiana Federation of Art Clubs and other organizations; and family, personal, and social affairs. Correspondents include Alfred M. Brooks, William Lowe Bryan, Mary Q. Burnet, Frank Hohenberger, Josiah K. Lilly, Herman B. Wells.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library.
Immediate Source of Acquisition Note:
Steele Memorial November 9, 1965.
Biographical or Historical Data:
Selma Neubacher Steele was an art teacher in Indianapolis. In 1907, married prominent Hoosier painter Theodore Clement (T.C.) Steele (1847-1926). Steele established a home and studio, called "House of the Singing Winds" in Brown County and was active in the Indiana Federation of Art Clubs and other arts organizations.
Subject: Artists > Indiana.
Artists' studios > Indiana.
Art, American > Indiana.
Art > Exhibitions.
Art > Societies, etc.
Dwellings > Indiana.
Painters > Indiana.
Painting, American > Indiana.
Shawls > Collectors and collecting > Indiana.
Brown County (Ind.) > Cultural affairs > Art.
Indiana > Cultural affairs > Art.
Indiana > Societies, etc. > Cultural.
Brooks, Alfred Mansfield, 1870-1963. > Correspondence.
Bryan, William Lowe, 1860-1955. > Correspondence.
Burnet, Mary Q. (Mary Quick), 1863-1938. > Correspondence.
Hohenberger, Frank M. (Frank Michael), 1876-1963. > Correspondence.
Lilly, Josiah Kirby, 1893-1966. > Correspondence.
Steele, T. C. (Theodore Clement), 1847-1926.
Wells, Herman B. > Correspondence.
House of the Singing Winds (Ind.)
Indiana Federation of Art Clubs.

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