John Masefield miscellaneous papers
Letters of the English poet John Masefield to various correspondents.
Language of Materials
Collection materials are in English.
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There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.
Extent.5 linear feet (1 box)
Letters written by Masefield to various correspondents, including several to Thomas Stilwell Lamont, James B. Pinker, and Grant Richards. Also includes some manuscripts of poems and speeches, and one portrait photograph of Masefield.
Biographical / Historical
Masefield was an English poet, best known for his poems of the sea and for his long narrative poems. He was poet laureate of Great Britain from 1930 until his death.
Arranged alphabetically by recipient.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Received from various sources at various times.
- Masefield, John, 1878-1967. John Masefield miscellaneous papers: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
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