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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 1892.13

E. E. Cummings additional papers

Additional papers of American poet E.E. Cummings.


  • 1917-1962 and undated

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.


3.5 linear feet (7 boxes)

Letters are chiefly retained carbon copies and drafts, many of which have been annotated or dated in the hands of Marion Morehouse, George Stade, and Frederick Wilcox Dupee.

Biographical / Historical

Cummings was an American poet.


Organized into the following series:
  1. I. Letters by Edward Estlin Cummings to various correspondents
  2. II. Other letters (mostly addressed to Edward Estlin Cummings)
  3. III. Miscellaneous manuscripts

Physical Location


Immediate Source of Acquisition

73M-95. Bequest of E. E. Cummings. Manuscripts transferred from the Cummings Estate by Frederick W. Dupee and George Stade (with 67M-150 and 67M-150A); received: 1970.
Cummings, E. E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962. E. E. Cummings additional papers, 1917-1962: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

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