James E. Lincoln papers

James E. Lincoln papers

Dates: 1945-1975

Photocopies of original poetry, 1945-1975. 225 pages’ work, on various topics (elements of classical mythology, God and religion, nature, etc.), addressed to various friends.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Lincoln, James E. (James Edward), 1900-1967
  • Call Number: MSS 4192
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the James E. Lincoln papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 4192; James E. Lincoln papers ; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 4192, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Helen Perna in 1989.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Helen Perna; 1989.
Subject Terms
Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences; Literature; Poetry--20th century
Genre / Form
Prose poems, American
Processing Information
Processed; Amanda Clark; 30 July 2007.
Appraisal Information
Utah and American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
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Finding Aid Title
Lincoln (James E.) papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Amanda Clark and Karen Glenn, student processors, and John Murphy, curator
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-07-08T11:08-0600
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Biographical History

James Edward Lincoln, October 1, 1900, was the fifth of seven children (including his twin, William Edumand, who died later that day) born to Alfred Agustus and Sarah Nicholson Lincoln, at Plymouth, Massachusetts (marriage/family and death information unavailable), only four of whom lived to adulthood. Lincoln was still living in 1975.

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John Murphy
Curator - 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts