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Bland, Henry Mead 1863-1931

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Works: 49 works in 60 publications in 1 language and 60 library holdings
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Letter, 1910-1920, San Jose, California [to] Mr. Edwin Markham, New York City. by Henry Mead Bland( Archival Material )
7 editions published in 1910 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Henry sent Edwin a copy of The October Overland containing his ssketch of Markham's life. He discusses changes. He found a clipping that Edwin had sent drawn, as their friend Miss Vivian he lead him to think. He enjoys reading and rereaading Edwin's volumes. He is going to continue making a volume with other sketches of what he has written of Western literary people. Henry's own little volume of verses will be out soon
Letter, 1920-1930, San Jose, California [to] Mr. Edwin Markham, New York City. by Henry Mead Bland( Archival Material )
5 editions published in 1920 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Henry sent Markham copies of poems for him to select. He asked if he would be a judge. Roland F Eberhart and Mrs. Helen Mums are the California judges. Some of the poems are from students of the San Francisco State College and are all of oue Edwin Markham Poetry Chapter. The Senator is better. Enclosed are two poems of Bland's
Letter, 1927, Nov 25, San Jose, California [to] Mr. Edwin Markham, New York City. by Henry Mead Bland( Archival Material )
2 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Henry tells Markham that Sarpedan recieved universal praise. The best words came from our beloved friends James D. Phelan and Albert M. Bender. Henry's project in poetry is going well. One of the Ministers Doctor Morrison said that he that is poem on San Jose is the best and has a spirit. Doctor Richardson read his Ballad of Peace at his service last Sunday. He hasn't sent Markham's copy of the intro to his "Sierran Pau"? to Double Day. He thinks it would be better for Edwin to see it first. He wants to included other poems in his volume to be dedicated to Edwin, Senator Phelan, and Annie Mabel Bland. He is also working on Edwin's Biography
Letter, 1917, Sept. 10, San Jose, California [to] Mr. Edwin Markham, New York City. by Henry Mead Bland( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1917 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Henry letter discusses business about Markham House and its repairs. Mr Clayton is doing some of them. He gives him a list of members. (Dr. Jordan, Elle Beach Yaw, Mr and Mrs. Clarence Eddy, George Wharton James andFred Emerson Brooks.) He sent a check for the autographed copy of Wonderful California for Henry Heynemann. Dr Stridger asked if he could have permission to use Edwin's lettter he sent San Joseaus as an intro to His book of poetry. Henry has enclosed some recent poems that appeared in Bailey Millard's "Orchard and Forum". Prof. Carruth is senting Edwin poems. He said that the letter that Edwin sent Dr. Stridger and San Joseans is remarkable
Letter, 1927, Aug 27, San Jose, California [to] Mr. Edwin Markham, New York City. by Henry Mead Bland( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1927 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Henry tells Markham he is sending the manuscript to Doubleday Page and Co. He is sending a copy to Edwin for his library. He needs advice on the poems he is placing in his volume. He is working on writing a another called "Chant Royal" on life. This will be a series of five. He names them. Refers to Senator Phelan. He is adding a lyric "Solace" to the collection
Letter, 1926, Aug. 15, San Jose, California [to] Mr. Edwin Markham, New York City. by Henry Mead Bland( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1926 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Henry is interested in Markham's Western visit. He is setting up appointments with the College of the Pacific, College of San Jose, The Pacific Union College in Napa County, and the Berkeley Teaching Force. Senator Phelan is securing a reading at the Bohemian Club of San Jose. He is setting up the Poetry Contest and Senator Phelan will award the prize. He discribes the contest. He continues about the Society called the Edwin Markham Chapter of the Poetry Society of London. He would like Edwin to write a response apropo for the occassion that will be read. Their will be literary guests, as Gertrude Atherton, Sterling, Charles Noble, Ruth Comfort Michell and others. He sent Edwin four orders for "Ballad of the Gallows-Bird". He compares his writing with the American Mercury andrefers to Dante and his Inferno and Paradiso slong with other writing of Markhams. He disccusses Ballads. He is sending a copy of "Reconcilation for Markham to refer to the Last One. Henry appeared in a High School Bell with a poem The Quest
Letter, 1904, Jan. 2, San Jose, California [to] Mr. Edwin Markham, New York City. by Henry Mead Bland( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1904 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Henry recieved Markham's letter when he returned from the State Teachers' Assoc. He is grateful for Markham's contribution to his work. He sent him a copy of the History of the State Normal School at San Jose. It may concern the references that Markham needed. He read the California Story of the Files and found interesting references to Markham in it
Letter, 1927, San Jose, California [to] Mr. Edwin Markham, New York City.] by Henry Mead Bland( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1927 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Henry sends Markham a copy of "The Quest For Cosmic Beauty."
Letter, 1916, Dec. 4, San Francisco, California [to] Mr. Edwin Markham, New York City. by Henry Mead Bland( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1916 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Henry has put the price of the house $2800 as Edwin suggested. Judge Richards has changed the amount and Mr. Foster is concurring. He wants him to change his copy. Henry has been very busy and and got out a A Short Story Club for his students. He would like to see Edwin's new poems. Henry is preparing an article on Edwin's life and work. He would like some photos of him. Henry saw Jack London and Luther Barbauk. He spent time with London before he died. He sent Edwin a little collection of His verses. He has been preparing the work on the Markham House
Letter, 1918, May 17, San Jose, California [to] Mr. Edwin Markham, New York City. by Henry Mead Bland( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1918 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Henry letter dicusses fixing Markham House and the Markham House Exceutive Committee Association asking for Payment. Jasper J. Mulholland is the carpenter. Henry Heynmann has gone to War in the Aviation Corp. He has asked Prof. B.W. Spaulding to act in Heynemann's place. Mr. A.L. Solon is taking Dr. Stidger place since he is in France. Everyone is working to Fix the house. Markham forgot to send an autogrph for Miss Payne. Markham is loaning money for the expsence of Markham House. The book came for Mrs. Daley. He dicusses a contract that is closed. and they will not have to uncorporate. The First National Bank is holding all papers in escrow
Letter, 1923, Mar. 8, San Francisco, California [to] Mr. Edwin Markham, New York City. by Henry Mead Bland( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1923 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Henry tells Edwin that Miss Ware has left the Markham House and is pasadena for treatments. He has taken over. Miss Anna Rosalie Crever is the new Custodian. Miss Ware had gotten somethings crossed but they straighten them out. Emma L. Walsh would like an autographed copy of California the Wonderful. The campaign for Markham House is full blast. His written of Sierran Pau is going well. 250 copies have been sold. George Sterling, their friend greets Henry and gives him high praise. He meet Vachel Lindsey a great admire of Edwin's. Henry has been teaching Literature
Letter, 1906, Mar. 22, San Jose, California [to] Mr. Edwin Markham, New York City. by Henry Mead Bland( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1906 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Henry discusses that the Cleveland Monthly asked him for a series of articles of a biographical nature dealing with western literary men. The first story is on Chas. Warren Stoddard. He needs info from Edwin. Henry's article in the February Craftsman will give Edwin an idea of the work he is doing. He has spoken with Mrs. Mary George, a friend he believes of Mrs. M's. He suggested to her that Edwin was writting a serial on De Sota on Ponce De Leon. Asks if he could do something with his friendship with Mr Maxim and refers to Edwins home in California
Letter, 1931, April 29, Los Angeles [to] Mr. Edwin Markham, New York City. by Henry Mead Bland( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1931 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Someone sent Markam a copy from the Los Angeles Times telling of Henry's Death
Letter, 1915, Jun. 22, San Jose, California [to] Mr. Edwin Markham, New York City. by Henry Mead Bland( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1915 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Henry asks Markham for another copy of "Shoes of Happiness", with an autograph for the Public Library of San Jose. He also enclosed a sonnet with changes. He wants Edwin to write an autograph on the enclosed slip for "California the Wonderful for the Public Library also
Letter, 1925, Dec 25, San Jose, California [to] Mr. Edwin Markham, New York City. by Henry Mead Bland( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1925 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Henry sent pictures of old friends for Edwin to look on in memory and in honor of the new year. He asks if Markham sent Senator Phelan a copy of Our Israefil with an autograph to be framed. Senator Phelan is putting the name and number plate on the Markham House. He was entertaining a group, the Helen Wills W.S. Tennis Champion. The college of Pacific wanted to know if Edwinsent picture and books on the French Catherdral at Lausanne to the college people. Bland. He is also working on Edwin's Biography
Letter, 1911, Feb. 22, San Jose, California [to] Mr. Edwin Markham, New York City. by Henry Mead Bland( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1911 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Henry hasn't heard from Edwin. He has heard from some of Edwin's Bereley friends that he will be coming west this summer. He would like Markham to come to the Normal School Commencements to read from his poems and they will pay him. Henry disscusses the arragements. Henry would like to use some photos and in an upcoming Short Story Club Magazine Cover of Edwin. He asks Edwin to autography a copy of "The Joy of the Hills ", to be put into glass as a memory at the Normal School. Henry is daydreaming about Charles Warren and Stoddards sailing in the sky. HE, and Herbert Bashford went to see Joaquin Miller in the hospital
Letter, 1915, Aug 17, San Jose, California [to] Mr. Edwin Markham, New York City. by Henry Mead Bland( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1915 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Henry was in San Fran. He tried to find Edwim. He enclosed a clippling and wants to know how the poem was
Postcard, Jan 28, San Jose, California [to] Mr. Edwin Markham, New York City. by Henry Mead Bland( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1924 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Henry teels Edwin he is sending out 10 copies each of the California the Wonderful to Raphael Neill & Co. and to Paul Elder
Letter, 1920, May 6, San Jose, California [to] Mr. Edwin Markham, New York City. by Henry Mead Bland( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1920 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Henry asks Markham to write some of his associates with the city of Santa Rosa. He was as many people to gather when he speaks about Markham. More checks to follow. He also included 3 poems for Edwin to look over
Letter, 1927, Aug. 20, San Jose, California [to] Mrs. Anna Catherine Markham, New York City. by Henry Mead Bland( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1910 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Henry discusses with Mrs. Markham a mix up with Pablo Sanchez over 6 volumes of California The Wonderful. Miss Ware sent them to Henry instead of Pablo. He is taking temporary charge of Markham House. Needs more Markham Autographs, he can sell them with the books
 
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