Elijah A. Gladden

Elijah A. Gladden Collection
1 Folder

Manuscripts & Rare Books Division
Indiana State Library

Finding Aid by: Erica Sgroi, April 2013


Biographical Note:

Elijah A. Gladden was born on January 30, 1860. From 1879 to 1925, Gladden worked as a schoolteacher in many different schools. He then spent six years as the Scott County Superintendent of Schools. Gladden married Viola Vest on November 17, 1886 in Scott County, Indiana. The couple had three children. Gladden died September 4, 1936. 


“1910 United States Federal Census.” Ancestry.com. April 8, 2013.
Indiana Biography Index
“Indiana, Marriage Collection, 1800-1941.” Ancestry.com. April 8, 2013.
Information Found within Collection

Scope and Content:

This collection consists of a series of true stories, written by Elijah A. Gladden, to be published for his grandchildren.

Photocopy Policy:

Manuscript material CANNOT be photocopied or digitized in its entirety. Photocopies and/or digital reproductions (i.e. scans, digital photographs) cannot exceed 25% of a COLLECTION or FOLDER within a collection. In some cases, photocopying may not be permitted due to the condition of the item. Please check with the Manuscript Librarian for possible alternatives.

Collection Inventory

Folder and Item Listing:

Folder 1. Family Histories and Reminiscences

1923-1934 Various stories written by Gladden

Collection Information:

Size of Collection: 1 folder
Collection Dates: 1923-1934
Provenance:  C.B. Coleman, October 23, 1934
Access: The Collection is Open for Research Use
Restrictions:  None
Reproduction Rights: Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscripts and Rare Books Division, Indiana State Library.
Language: Materials are entirely in: English
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Collection Notes: 

MA BA 5-6-2013