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Lottie Lyons Grow collection 1937-1977

Grow, Lottie Lyons, (Compiler (com)).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI L061 (Text) 00000106297047 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.5 Cubic feet 1 manuscript box

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General Note:
Processing Information: EAD finding aid created 2015/01/07 by Brent Abercrombie.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection includes correspondence, articles, newspaper clippings, photographs, and Christmas greetings relating to Lottie Lyons Grow pertaining to the promotion of art.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Lottie Lyons Grow collection, 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.
Location of Other Archival Materials Note:
Materials relating to this collection may be found in the Indiana Division, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN: ISLI 811 G884B: "Beckoning Trails," Lottie Lyons Grow, circa 1979 ISLI 811 G884C: "Cameos of Deer-Lick in Brown County Hills," Lottie Lyons Grow, circa 1957ISLI 927 G884G: "Over the Split-Rail Fence," Lottie Lyons Grow, 1971
Biographical or Historical Data:
Lotta (Lottie) Lyons Grow was born July 22, 1884 in Hymera, Sullivan County, Indiana. Lottie attended the Herron Art School, Marian College, and graduated from Central Normal College in Danville, Indiana. Lottie married Walter Smith Grow, an osteopathic physician, in 1910. From 1937 to 1944, Lottie wrote columns for the Indiana Club Women, and from 1938 to 1946 wrote for the Art Digest. An avid painter, Lottie also hosted art programs on radio and television. She also promoted art therapy for wounded servicemen during WWII. Lottie authored three books, including "Cameos of Deer-Lick in Brown County Hills" (1957), "Over the Split-Rail Fence" (1971), and "Beckoning Trails" (1979). Lottie Grow died November 2, 1981, in Wabash, Indiana at the age of 91.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Lottie Lyons Grow on 1974/01/29 and 1974/02/08.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Artists > Indiana > Correspondence.
Christmas cards > Specimens.
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Genre: Photographs.

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