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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 2187

Rosalind Richards collection on Edward Arlington Robinson


Collection on the American poet Edwin Arlington Robinson.


  • 1897-1944

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.


.5 linear feet (2 boxes)
Includes letters from Robinson to Richards and materials concerning Robinson such as photographs, clippings, pamphlets, notes, letters about Robinson, and other materials.

Biographical / Historical

Edwin Arlington Robinson was an American poet and an acquaintance of the Richards family from Gardiner, Maine.


Organized into the following series:
  1. I. Material about E.A. Robinson
  2. II. Letters from E.A. Robinson to Rosalind Richards

Immediate Source of Acquisition

56M-218 - 56M-219. Gift of Miss Rosalind Richards, Gardiner, Maine; received: 1956 June.
Richards, Rosalind, 1874-, collector. Rosalind Richards collection on Edward Arlington Robinson, ca.1897-1944: 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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