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Dr. Hale T. Shenefield "A Personal Memoir of Theodore Dreiser" manuscript circa 1940-1980s

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S1912 (Text) 1912001-198225 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 2017/06/12 by Masada Sparrow. EAD finding aid created 2017/06/12 by Masada Sparrow.
Restrictions on Access Note: This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.: This collection includes a memoir from Hale T. Shenefield regarding Theodore Dreiser.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: Dr. Hale T. Shenefield "A Personal Memoir of Theodore Dreiser" manuscript, Rare Books and Manuscripts Division, 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: Theodore Dreiser was born in Terre Haute, Indiana in August 27, 1871. Dreiser was an American novelist and journalist. Some of his novels are Sister Carrie (1900), Jennie Gerhardt (1911), also An American Tragedy (1925). An American Tragedy was Dreiser most successful novel. He was married to Sara Osborne White in December 28, 1898, but separated in 1909 after a series of affairs. In 1919, Theodore remarried to his cousin, Helen Patges Richardson. He also spent his life fighting against social injustice. Theodore Dreiser influenced a new generation of novelist with his works.
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: Dreiser, Theodore, 1871-1945.
Dresser, Paul, 1858-1906, Composer (cmp)
Authors, American > Indiana > 19th century.
Terre Haute (Ind.)
Genre: Biographies.

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