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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 2133-2133.1

Robert Frost additional papers


Papers concerning poet Robert Frost's participation in John F. Kennedy's inaugural and Frost's trip to the USSR in 1962.


  • 1960-1963

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Access to collection is restricted. Access requries permission of Frost literary executor.


.3 linear feet (1 box)
Papers concerning U.S. President-elect John F. Kennedy's invitation to poet Robert Frost, to attend and participate in Kennedy's inaugural ceremony, and Frost's trip to the USSR. Includes telegrams, letters, drafts of letters, invitations, and ephemera.

Biographical / Historical

Robert Frost was an American poet.


Organized into the following series:
  1. I. bMS Am 2133: Robert Frost and the Kennedy Inaugural
  2. II. bMS Am 2133.1: Robert Frost in the Soviet Union

Immediate Source of Acquisition

63M-69 - *3M-70. Deposited by Mrs. Theodore Morrison, 6 Buckingham Place, Cambridge 38 Massachusetts; received: 1963 November; gift, 1963.
Frost, Robert, 1874-1963. Robert Frost additional papers, 1960-1963: 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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