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Badger Clark--Poetry--"God Meets Me in the Mountain"

 Unprocessed — Box: 06476 B
Identifier: H2015-009

Content Description

The collection consists of a one page, hand-written poem by Badger Clark titled, “God Meets Me in the Mountains.” The poem was first published in “Christian Century” and later in Badger Clark’s book Sky Lines and Wood Smoke first published in 1935. In the early 1920s, the donor’s grandfather, Reverend Robert Tarleton and Badger Clark’s father were both ministers in Hot Springs (S.D.). The two families were friends. Badger Clark was named Poet Laureate of South Dakota by Governor Leslie Jensen in 1937.

Acquisition Type

Gift

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • ca. 1930s

Creator

Extent

0.1 Cubic Feet