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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 3147

Collection of visual material relating to the Woodberry Poetry Room

Drawings and photographs portraying the Woodberry Poetry Room and its staff and other significant figures received from various sources at various times.

Dates

  • circa 1960s-1980s

Language of Materials

Collection material is in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Extent

.08 linear feet (1 box)

Biographical / Historical

The Woodberry Poetry Room is a special collections reading room and audio-visual archive at Harvard University, located in Lamont Library in a room designed by renowned Finnish architect Alvar Aalto.

Arrangement

Arranged in series by format; in no order within series.

Physical Location

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Custodial History

Gift of various sources at various times.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

2018M-31. Received from various sources at various times.

Processing Information

Minimally processed by Melanie Wisner.
Link to catalog
Title
Collection of visual materials relating to the Woodberry Poetry Room (MS Am 3147): Guide.
Status
completed
Author
Melanie Wisner
Date
9/20/2017
Description rules
dacs
Edition statement
Updated 2017 September 21.
EAD ID
hou02843

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:
Harvard Yard
Harvard University
Cambridge MA 02138 USA
(617) 495-2440