Leona V. Adams
Revised by: Lucinda Barnhart, November 2004
Leona V. Adams was a poet and author from Tobinsport, Indiana. Many of her works were written about Abraham Lincoln. No other information is available about Ms. Adams.
Scope and Content Note:
The collection consists of 9 poems and 1 handwritten note by Leona V. Adams. All documents in the collection are photocopies.
1959. Poem, “From Log Cabin to the White House”.
1960. Poem, “In Memory of One of Sixty-Three”.
1960. Handwritten note about “In Memory of One of Sixty-Three”.
1962. Poem, “Breaking Ground”.
1962. Poem, “Cannelton”.
1963. Poem, “My Inheritance”.
1966. Poem, “Ode to the Lincoln Bridge”.
n.d. Poem, “A Pint of Blood”.
n.d. Poem, “…….For Them and all of These (a Thanksgiving Prayer)”.
n.d. Poem, “Apathy”.
Size of Collection: 1 folder
Collection Dates: 1959-1966
Provenance: Leona V. Adams, 9 October 1966
Reproduction Rights: Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library.
Alternate formats: None
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