The Lilly Library is the rare books, manuscripts, and special collections library of the Indiana University Libraries, Bloomington. Its collections represent a diversity of subjects, including literature; children’s literature; history; folklore; science; radio, film and television; book collecting and bookselling; journalism; and translation.

Subcollections (42)

List of items in this collection
  Title
 

Indiana History mss., 1725-1973

Consists of individual items acquired separately either as a gift, purchase, transfer, or removal from a variety of sources, relating to Indiana. Ad...

 

Camp mss. 1873-1918, LMC 1167

Consists of the field notes of Walter Mason Camp, 1867-1925, engineer, dealing with the Indians and Indian Wars.

 

Preston, Robert mss., ca. 1930s-1980s

The Preston, Robert mss., ca. 1930s-1980s, consist of correspondence, photographs, and memorabilia of stage and screen actor Robert Preston.

 

English literature mss., 1901-1950, LMC 1334

Consists of individual items acquired separately either as a gift, purchase, transfer, or removal from a variety of sources, relating to English literature. ...

 

Latin American mss. Peru, 1535-1929, LMC 1627

The Latin American mss. Peru, 1535-1929, consist of over 6500 documents which trace the historical, economic and social development of what is presently kno...

 

Baker Street Irregulars mss., 1923-2007

The Baker Street Irregulars mss., 1923-2007, consist of the papers and records of the Baker Street Irregulars, a Sherlock Holmes literary society, including ...

 

Carmichael mss., 1921-1955

The Carmichael mss., 1921-1955, consist of the papers of Hoagland Ho...

 

Cumback mss., 1835-1904

The Cumback mss., 1835-1904, consist chiefly of correspondence with prominent political figures, army officers, la...

 

Latin American mss.--Guatemala Music, 1570-1635

The Latin American mss. Guatemala music manuscripts, late 16th-early 17th centuries (ca. 1570-1635), consists of 13 bound volumes and t...

 

Thorp & Dickson mss., 1831, LMC 2703

Consists of materials relating to organizing anti-reform petitions in the County of Northumberland.