CALKINS, William Henry, 1842-1894


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Indiana Historical Society Library
Manuscript Collection
Indianapolis, IN
Papers: 1863-1930, 15 items.
The collection contains 5 letters from Benjamin Harrison regarding politics in Indiana and in Washington, D.C. There are also letters to William Calkins from Chester A. Arthur, William Tecumseh Sherman, James Whitcomb Riley, and John Marcus Dickey regarding James Whitcomb Riley. Also includes 2 letters from Booth Tarkington to Mrs. Calkins concerning remembrances about Indianapolis, as well as invitations to meet the Prsident of the United States.

Papers: In the W.R. Holloway Papers, 1824-1899, 5 linear feet.
Correspondents include William H. Calkins. A finding aid is available in the repository.