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Joseph Forster Hogben collection

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-730

Scope and Contents

The collection consists primarily of poetry volumes by Reverend Joseph Forster Hogben, an Episcopal priest who worked among the Native Americans and was also an Army chaplain. He won many distinguished awards for his poetry. There are also holy cards as well as book marks in the collection.

Dates

  • 1966-1980

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open to the public. No known restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

Physical rights are retained by the Louisiana Research Collection. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.

Biographical / Historical

Joseph Forster Hogben (1909- ) was an Episcopal priest who worked among the Native Americans and was also an Army chaplain. He won many distinguished awards for his poetry. Some of the volumes of poetry he wrote include Poem paintings, Saint Chappelle and other poems, Songs for Susan, and A Christian's Year.

Extent

1.00 Boxes

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement

The volumes are arranged chronologically by publication year, followed by bookmarks and holy cards. The collection consists of one box.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Mrs. M. Hogben and Jane Berry. Date acquired: 01/05/1986.

Other Descriptive Information

OCLC Number: 815795339

Processing Information

Collection processed in 1986 by mll.

Title
Joseph Forster Hogben collection
Author
LAC Group
Date
12/08/2011
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Tulane University Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Jones Hall Room 202
6801 Freret Street
New Orleans 70118 US