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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Span 115

Jorge Guillén papers

Papers of Spanish lyric poet Jorge Guillén.


  • 1924-1965
  • Majority of material found in 1940-1965

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in Spanish.

Conditions Governing Access

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


15 linear feet (30 boxes)

Includes autograph manuscript poems and letters to Guillén from Federico García Lorca, Gabriel Miró, and Pedro Salinas.

Biographical / Historical

Guillén (1893-1984) was a Spanish lyric poet.


Organized into the following series:
  1. I. Compositions
  2. II. Letters to Jorge Guillén

Physical Location


Immediate Source of Acquisition

69M-12. Deposited by Jorge Guillén, 15 Gray Gardens, West Cambridge, Massachusetts; received: 1969 December. Gift of Theresa Guillén and Claudio Guillén, 1985.
Guillén, Jorge, 1893-1984. Jorge Guillén papers, 1924-1965: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library

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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