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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 1641.1

Woodberry Poetry Room collection of poems

Contains poems and letters by various poets including Elizabeth Bishop, Thom Gunn, Patrick Kavanagh, Keidrych Rhys, Jon Silkin, Jean P. Valentine, and Edward Weismiller.

Dates

  • 1896-1967

Creator

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.

Extent

.5 linear feet (1 box)

Annotated drafts of poems by various poets, mostly American. Poets include Elizabeth Bishop, Thom Gunn, Patrick Kavanagh, Keidrych Rhys, Jon Silkin, Jean P. Valentine, and Edward Weismiller and others.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by author.

Physical Location

b

Immediate Source of Acquisition

69M-106. Deposited by The Woodberry Poetry Room Lamont Library Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts; received: 1969 September.
Title
Woodberry Poetry Room collection of poems, 1896-1967: Guide.
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard University
EAD ID
hou01032

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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