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Register of the Henry Meade Bland Collection, 1907-1951
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BOX 1: HENRY MEADE BLAND COLLECTION, 1907-1958

 

1.1 HMB OBITUARIES, 1931

 

"Unto That Still, Fair Garden," San Jose Mercury Herald, (4/30/31).

 

"Henry Meade Bland," Westward.

 

"Bard of Sierras--State's Sweetest Singer," San Jose Mercury Herald, (4/30/31)

 

"Autobiography of Poet Laureate Given," n.s., (4/30/31).

 

"State Poet Laureate Dead," n.s., (4/30/31).

 

"Henry Meade Bland, Poet of California," n.s., (4/30/31).

 

"Henry Meade Bland, Laureate Poet of California Passes Away," San Jose Mercury Herald, (4/30/31).

 

"Long Friendship Ended," n.s., (5/1/31).

 

"Henry Meade Bland," n.s. [newspaper photo]

 

"Rites Tomorrow for Dr. Bland, Poet Laureate," San Jose Mercury Herald, (5/1/31).

 

"A Tribute to the memory of Henry Meade Bland," Assembly Daily Journal, (5/6/31).

 

"Tributes Paid to Life, Writings of Dr. Bland," San Jose Mercury Herald, (5/8/31).

 

1.2 OTHER BLAND PAPERS

 

-Like Dawn Sierran [order form for copies of book]

 

-Comment on the Bland Poems

 

-"Door to Markham Cottage Now Bears Plaque," San Jose Mercury Herald, (3/18/26).

 

-"Short Story Club of State Normal is a Medium for Developing Talent," n.s.

 

-"Dr. Bland Awarded Prize in Contest of World's Poets," n.s.

 

-"Faces You Have Seen," n.s.

 

-"State Confers Honor on Professor Bland of Normal School Faculty," n.s. [1929?]

 

-Resolution of Respect in memory of Dr. Henry Meade Bland from the California State Legislature, (1931).

 

-"San Jose Poet," San Jose Mercury Centennial Edition, (6/17/51). [Edwin Markham]

 

1.3 TYPESCRIPT & PRINTED COPIES OF INDIVIDUAL POEMS

 

-"Sir Henry Hudson," n.s.

 

-My Juliet Rose; "One eve an autumn rose full-blown"; "The Rose"

 

-A Ballad of Peace (1928) [printed by lst Methodist Church, San Jose]

 

-"A Song of Songs" (1927) [ded. to Rockwell D. Hunt; w/ env. ad- dressed to Mabel Breeden]

 

-"Poems for Christmas" (1930) [w/ env.; addressed to Mabel Breeden]

 

-"From Mount Lowe," n.d.

 

-"The Sea," n.d. [2 l.]

 

-"The Ninth of September" (1928) [4 l.]

 

-California - A Song of the Ultimate West, n.d.

 

1.4 FRAMED COPY OF "THE FIREPLACE SPEAKS," (1928). [handwritten by poet; ded. to Mabel Breeden]

 

1.5 BOOKS WRITTEN OR EDITED BY HMB

 

-A Song of Autumn and Other Poems, (1907).

 

-Prose and Poetry for Children, (1914).

 

-The Golden Gate Birthday Book, (1914).

 

-Sierran Pan and Other Poems, (1922).

 

-Stevenson's California, (1924).

 

-A Day of Poetry, (1925). [2 copies]

 

-California and Other Poems, (1926).

 

-A Day in the Hills, (1926). [3 copies]

 

-Forty-Seven Poems by Henry Meade Bland, (1928).

 

-The Search and Other Poems, (1928). [2 copies]

 

-The University of California, (1930).

 

-Like Dawn Sierran, (1937).

 

1.6 BOOKS ABOUT HMB

 

-Peterson, Martin Severin, The Poet Bland and Sixteen Specimen Poems, (1943).