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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 2753

Woodberry Poetry Room (Harvard College Library) collection of photographs of poets

Photographs of poets and others associated with poetry, collected by the staff of the Woodberry Poetry Room of the Harvard College Library.

Dates

  • 1959-1994 and undated

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Extent

.5 linear feet (3 boxes)

Photographs of poets and others associated with poetry. Many are from poetry readings associated with Harvard University, some readings were for the Woodberry Poetry Room of the Harvard College Library. Includes photographs of: Conrad Aiken, Robert Creeley, Anthony Hecht, Maxine Kumin, Robert Lowell, Marianne Moore, Lloyd Schwartz, and many others.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by name of subject of image.

Physical Location

b, Harvard Depository

Immediate Source of Acquisition

No accession number. Transferred from the Woodberry Poetry Room, 2011 September. Recataloged from PS3525.O5616 Z5 1962x.

Processing Information

Processed by: Bonnie B. Salt
Link to catalog
Title
Woodberry Poetry Room (Harvard College Library). Woodberry Poetry Room (Harvard College Library) collection of photographs of poets, 1959-1994: Guide. MS Am 2753
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
Description rules
dacs
EAD ID
hou02205

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.

Contact:
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Harvard University
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