Nicholson, Meredith, 1866-1947

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Nicholson was an Indiana author; he served as the U.S. Envoy to Paraguay, Venezuela, and Nicaragua.

From the description of [Letter] 1912 May 23, University Club, Indianapolis [to] William Wallace / Meredith Nicholson. (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 300034819

Nicholson was born in Crawfordsville, Ind. and lived in Indianapolis. An author, diplomat, and lecturer, he was active in Democratic politics; served as minister to Paraguay, Venezuela, and Nicaragua; and published over thirty books, including novels, poetry, short stories, and essays.

From the description of Collection, 1890-1942. (Indiana Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 33804829

American novelist and diplomat who served as a minister to Paraguay, Venezuela, and Nicaragua.

From the description of Poems, 1892-1894. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 86171718

From the description of Letters, 1893-1925. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122536233

United States senator and Secretary of the Interior under President Chester A. Arthur.

From the description of Letter and poem, 1892-1893. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122461471

Nicholson was born in Crawfordsville, Ind., and lived in Indianapolis. An author, diplomat, and lecturer, he was active in Democratic politics; served as minister to Paraguay, Venezuela, and Nicaragua; and published over thirty books, including novels, poetry, short stories, and essays.

From the description of Papers, 1891-1947. (Indiana Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 21667698

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Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Dunn, Jacob Piatt, 1855-1924. Jacob Piatt Dunn collection, 1812-1955. Indiana Historical Society Library
referencedIn Riley, James Whitcomb, 1849-1916. Indianapolis-Marion County Public Library Riley Collection, 1835-1960. Indiana Historical Society Library
creatorOf Nicholson, Meredith, 1866-1947. Memory : poem, [n.d.]. Brown University, John Hay Library
referencedIn Indiana History mss., 1725-1973 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
creatorOf Johnson, Robert Underwood, 1853-1937. Papers, 1890-1925. Indiana Historical Society Library
referencedIn Letters sent to Walter Hines Page from various correspondents, English period, 1876-1937. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Clarke, Grace Julian, 1865-1938. Grace Julian Clarke papers, 1845-1938 (bulk 1901-1933). Indiana State Library - ISL
referencedIn Atkins, Katharine Watson 1902-1993. Oral history interview, 9 January 1978. Indiana Historical Society Library
creatorOf Nicholson, Meredith, 1866-1947. Letter and poem, 1892-1893. American Primers
referencedIn William Orton Tewson Papers, 1923-1926, (bulk 1926) Manuscript Division, Library of Congress
referencedIn Letters from various correspondents, American period, 1876-1937. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Houghton Mifflin Company. Houghton Mifflin Company correspondence and records, 1832-1944. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Tewson, William Orton, 1877-1947. William Orton Tewson papers, 1923-1926 (bulk 1926). Library of Congress
referencedIn Stuart, James Arthur, 1880-1975. Papers, 1907-1965. Indiana Historical Society Library
referencedIn Kautz, John. A literary friendship, between 1965 and 1970. Indiana University
creatorOf Holliday, Jaquelin S. (Jaquelin Smith), 1867-1944. Papers, 1891-1933. Indiana Historical Society Library
referencedIn Sullivan, T. R. (Thomas Russell), 1849-1916. Papers, 1856-1916. American Antiquarian Society
referencedIn Darlington, Frank Graef. [Papers], 1881-1913. Indiana State Library - ISL
creatorOf Nicholson, Meredith, 1866-1947. Typed letter signed Meredith Nicholson to: "My Dear Mr. Fullerton" August 13, 1925. Wellesley College
referencedIn Stuart, James Arthur, 1880-1975. Papers, 1907-1965. Indiana Historical Society Library
creatorOf Nicholson, Meredith, 1866-1947. Letters, 1893-1925. American Primers
referencedIn Howells family papers, 1850-1954 (inclusive). Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Nicholson, Meredith, 1866-1947. Poems, 1892-1894. American Primers
referencedIn Thompson, Maurice, 1844-1901. Maurice Thompson papers, 1867-1940. Emory University Library, Special Collect Department
creatorOf Einsel, Grace DeLong. Collection, 1923. Indiana Historical Society Library
creatorOf Nicholson, Meredith, 1866-1947. [Letter] 1912 May 23, University Club, Indianapolis [to] William Wallace / Meredith Nicholson. Smith College, Neilson Library
referencedIn Brief literary manuscripts collection, 1783-1949. Temple University Libraries, Paley Library
creatorOf Nicholson, Meredith, 1866-1947. Letter, 1909 Dec. 8, Indianapolis, Ind. to Harold Goddard Rugg. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company contracts, 1831-1979 (inclusive) 1880-1940 (bulk). Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Alexander, William Albert, 1875-1943. Papers 1916-1943. Indiana University
creatorOf Nicholson, Meredith, 1866-1947. Letter : Indianapolis, to Walter Prichard Eaton, Boston, 1913 Jan. 17. University of Chicago Library
referencedIn Theodore Roosevelt photographs [graphic], 30 May 1907. Indiana Historical Society Library
creatorOf Nolan, Jeannette Covert, 1896-1974. Papers, 1914-1974. Indiana University
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company correspondence and records, 1832-1944. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Daniels, Helen, b. 1907. [Collection], 1945?-1969. Indiana State Library - ISL
referencedIn Papers, 1847-1933. Theodore Roosevelt Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Holliday, Florence Baker, 1871-1947. Diaries, 1909-1942. Indiana Historical Society Library
creatorOf Nicholson, Meredith, 1866-1947. Collection, 1890-1942. Indiana Historical Society Library
referencedIn William Roscoe Thayer papers, 1762-1927 (inclusive), 1872-1921 (bulk). Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Kling, Flora Gardner. [Papers]. Indiana State Library - ISL
referencedIn Meredith, Samuel, 1807-1899. Letters, 1850-1901. Indiana Historical Society Library
referencedIn Autograph File, N, 1686-1975. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Nicholson, Meredith, 1866-1947. Quotation from essay [manuscript], n.d. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Moore, John Trotwood, 1858-1929. Family papers, 1849-1957. Tennessee State Library & Archives, TSLA
creatorOf Nicholson, Meredith, 1866-1947. Letter : Indianapolis, to Walter Prichard Eaton, Boston, 1913 Jan. 17. Texas Christian University
creatorOf Nicholson, Meredith, 1866-1947. Papers, 1891-1947. Indiana Historical Society Library
creatorOf Nicholson, Meredith, 1866-1947. Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser, 1922. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
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associatedWith Addams, Jane, 1860-1935. person
associatedWith Alexander, William Albert, 1875-1943. person
associatedWith Atkins, Katharine Watson 1902-1993. person
correspondedWith Clarke, Grace Julian, 1865-1938. person
associatedWith Daniels, Helen, b. 1907. person
associatedWith Darlington, Frank Graef. person
associatedWith Democratic Party (Marion County, Ind.) corporateBody
associatedWith Dunn, Jacob Piatt, 1855-1924. person
associatedWith Eaton, Walter Prichard, 1878-1957. person
associatedWith Einsel, Grace DeLong. person
associatedWith Fullerton, Hugh S. (Hugh Stuart), 1873-1945. person
associatedWith Holliday, Florence Baker, 1871-1947. person
associatedWith Holliday, Jaquelin S. (Jaquelin Smith), 1867-1944. person
associatedWith Houghton Mifflin Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Johnson, Robert Underwood, 1853-1937. person
associatedWith Judah, Mary Jameson, 1851-1930. person
associatedWith Kautz, John. person
correspondedWith Kling, Flora Gardner. person
associatedWith Meredith, Samuel, 1807-1899. person
associatedWith Minton, Sherman A., 1890-1965. person
associatedWith Moore, John Trotwood, 1858-1929. person
associatedWith Nicholson, Dorothy Wolfe Lannon. person
associatedWith Nolan, Jeannette Covert, 1896-1974. person
associatedWith Page, Walter Hines, 1855-1918 person
associatedWith Riley, James Whitcomb, 1849-1916. person
correspondedWith Robinson, Corinne Roosevelt, 1861-1933 person
associatedWith Rugg, Harold Goddard, 1883-1957. person
correspondedWith Stuart, James Arthur, 1880-1975. person
associatedWith Sullivan, T. R. (Thomas Russell), 1849-1916. person
associatedWith Tarkington, Booth, 1869-1946. person
associatedWith Teller, Henry. person
correspondedWith Tewson, William Orton, 1877-1947. person
correspondedWith Thayer, William Roscoe, 1859-1923 person
associatedWith Thompson, Maurice, 1844-1901. person
associatedWith Wallace, William, 1841-1915, person
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Ẁomen authors, American--Correspondence
Diplomatic and consular service, American
Politicians--Biographies--Sources
Bookplates--Collectors and collecting
Authors, American--Biography--Sources
Diplomats--Biography--Sources
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Birth 1866-12-09

Death 1947-12-22

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