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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI L154 (Text) 00000106297476 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 1.0 Cubic feet 3 manuscript boxes; 4 oversize folders

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2015/04/06 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2015/04/06 by Edythe Huffman.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection includes autographed, signed letters; typed documents with autographed corrections; newspaper articles; and photostats of newspaper articles from William G. Sullivan in Indianapolis, Indiana; photographs and photostats of letters from Joseph Arthur ranging from 1886-1958, regarding the English Opera House, the English family; Annie Fox; John Flaxman; Joseph Arthur; John Wilkes Booth and other theatrical and artistic persons and plays.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
William G. Sullivan papers, 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:
William George Sullivan was born in June of 1884 to George R. and Annie R. Sullivan in Indianapolis, Indiana. He had one brother, Russell. He was graduated from Yale University in 1907. He wrote a number of papers about historical Hoosier artists, authors and institutions as well as reading manuscipts for Bobb-Merrill Company. He served as the secretary-treasurer of the Sullivan Geiger Company, a family-founded firm and was the vice president of American States Insurance Company at the time of his death, September 18, 1959. He is buried in Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Indiana."Sullivan, William G.". 1900 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2015/04/06. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com"Sullivan, William George". (1974) In Indiana Authors and their books, 1917-1966. (p. 594). Crawfordsville, IN: Wabash College. Print. ISLI 016.810 B219I SUPP. 1917-1966 "Sullivan, William George". Indianapolis Star, 20 Sept. 1959: Sec. 4, pg. 6. col. 5) Print."Sullivan, William George". William George Sullivan papers, 1935-1957. Retrieved 2015/04/06. http://www.indianahistory.org/our-collections/collection-guides/william-george-sullivan-papers-1935-1957.pdf
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: English, Annie Fox.
English, William E. (William Eastin), 1850-1926.
Flaxman, John, 1755-1826.
Mérimée, Prosper, 1803-1870.
Rogers, John.
English's Opera House (Indianapolis, Ind.)
Artists > United States > Correspondence.
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Theater > Indiana > History > 19th century.
Theater > Indiana > History > 20th century.
Photographs.
Dramatists > Correspondence.

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