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FILE — Box: 49, Folder: 7 Identifier: MS Am 3065, 16

[Elizabeth Bishop sound recording], undated Digital

Scope and Contents

Primary author of work: Bishop, Elizabeth, 1911-1979.
Scope and Contents Detailed contents, Side A: The Fish -- Cirque d'Hiver
Scope and Contents Detailed contents, Side B: [blank]
Scope and Contents Sleeve annotations: Original Master | Miss? Elizabeth Bishop | HFS 3166 | Poems read by author | "The Fish" | "Cirque d iverte"?
Scope and Contents Facsimile information: See sleeve facsimile no. 6 in same box.


  • undated

Language of Materials

English unless otherwise indicated; other languages include Afrikaans, Catalan, Chinese, Danish, Dutch, French, Gaelic, German, Greek, Haitian Creole, Hebrew, Japanese, Latin, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Sanskrit, Spanish, and Yiddish.

Conditions Governing Access

Due to the fragility of the media, access to the original discs and sleeves requires the permission of the curator.


1 sound disc (lacquer on metal substrate) ; 13.25"
1 folder

Physical Location

Temporarily located in Lamont aisle B-?


Matrix no: HFS 3166
General Curator's notes: Recording session took place on June 13, 1947, per recording data sheet housed at Harvard University Archives.


Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

Houghton Library is Harvard College's principal repository for rare books and manuscripts, literary and performing arts archives, and more. The library's holdings of primary source material are managed by an expert staff and shared with scholars, students and the public in the reading room.

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