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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 1721

Amy Lowell letters to various persons


Letters and manuscripts of American poet Amy Lowell.


  • 1915-1924

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

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.1 linear feet (1 volume)
Consists of 22 letters by Amy Lowell together with a few manuscripts of prefaces, reviews, and essays. Most of the letters are to William Stanley Braithwaite, editor, critic, and anthologist. Also includes a manuscript of Braithwaite's introduction to his 1921 Anthology of Magazine Verse.

Biographical / Historical

Lowell was an American poet.

Physical Location


Immediate Source of Acquisition

*62M-339. Purchased with the M. Gray fund; received: 1941.

Note: these manuscripts were originally accessioned as C1-8326F.
Lowell, Amy, 1874-1925. Amy Lowell letters to various persons, 1915-1924: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library

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