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Lillian Witt collection 1868

Witt, Lillian creator (Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S2337 (Text) 00000106199888 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 2016/03/03 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid created 2016/03/03 by Linda Gellert.
Restrictions on Access Note: This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.: 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.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: Lillian Witt 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.
Biographical or Historical Data: Lillian Ellen Witt published the "History of the Lebanon Presbyterian Academy" in 1944. The Lebanon Presbytarian Academy was organized in 1861. In 1862, 180 students were enrolled, 100 male, 80 female.
Ownership and Custodial History: This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Lillian Witt on 1944/06/08.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note: No further additions are expected.
Subject: Lebanon Presbyterian Academy (Lebanon, Ind.)
Genre: Newsletters.

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