Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


The Macy mss., 1905-1935, consist of correspondence of Albert William Macy, 1853- , author, principally with David Laurance Chambers, 1879-1963, vice-president of The Bobbs-Merrill Company, publishers, Indianapolis, Indiana, in regard to the possible publication of Macy's early recollections of James Whitcomb Riley.

Other correspondents represented in the collection include William Fortune, Benjamin Strattan Parker, and his daughter, Florence Parker.

Collection size: 23 items

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