Calkins, Earnest Elmo, 1868-1964

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Calkins, a native of Galesburg, Illinois and a graduate of Knox College, wrote a history of the area. He is best known as an advertising innovator.

From the description of Letter, September 1, 1929. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 131393039

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creatorOf Knox College (Galesburg, Ill.). [Honorary degrees series] / [Knox College, Galesburg, Ill.]. Knox College, Seymour Library
referencedIn Margaret Cousins Papers TXRC91-A12., 1921-73 Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn Mark Anthony De Wolfe Howe additional papers, 1880-1959 Houghton Library
referencedIn Gannett, Lewis, 1891-1966. Papers, 1681-1966 (bulk 1900-1960) Houghton Library
creatorOf Calkins, Earnest Elmo, 1869-1964. Letter, September 1, 1929. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
referencedIn Community Art Project records, 1932-1943 Rhode Island School of Design Archives.
referencedIn W. Arthur Cole Letters, 1914-1940 Syracuse University. Library. Special Collections Research Center
creatorOf Cousins, Margaret, 1905-1996. Papers, 1921-1973. Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn Edward A. Wilson Papers, 1915-1963 Syracuse University. Library. Special Collections Research Center
referencedIn Review of Reviews (New York, N. Y.), Golden Book Magazine, editorial correspondence, 1921-1935. Houghton Library
creatorOf Calkins, Earnest Elmo, 1868-1964. Correspondence to Van Wyck Brooks, 1955. University of Pennsylvania Library
creatorOf Calkins, Earnest Elmo, 1868-1964. Letters, 1931-1955, to Lewis Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
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associatedWith Cole, W. Arthur (William Arthur), b. 1887 person
associatedWith Community Art Project corporateBody
associatedWith Cousins, Margaret, 1905- person
correspondedWith Gannett, Lewis, 1891-1966 person
correspondedWith Howe, M. A. De Wolfe (Mark Antony De Wolfe), 1864-1960 person
associatedWith Knox College (Galesburg, Ill.) corporateBody
associatedWith Review of Reviews (New York, N. Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Wilson, Edward Arthur, 1886-1970 person
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Galesburg (Ill.)
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Birth 1868-03-15

Death 1964-10-04

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