This collection consists of a series of true stories, written by Elijah A. Gladden, to be published for his grandchildren.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Elijah A. Gladden 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:
Elijah A. Gladden was born on January 30, 1860. From 1879 to 1925, Gladden worked as a schoolteacher in many different schools. He then spent six years as the Scott County Superintendent of Schools. Gladden married Viola Vest on November 17, 1886 in Scott County, Indiana. The couple had three children. Gladden died September 4, 1936.