American poetry -- 20th century
Found in 98 Collections and/or Records:
Ruth Mendelsohn papers
The collection consists largely of poem drafts (handwritten and typed) and notes for poems and other writing projects. It includes copies of, and publicity/correspondence about, her chapbook, Sixteen Pastorals. The collection also includes materials from writing classes, correspondence to/from family and friends, tax paperwork as well as photographs.
Sallie O. Griffin collection
Includes unpublished poems.
Sarah (Sally) White Jackson collection
This collection includes poetry and a thesis.
Sidney Baldwin papers
This collection is composed largely of newspaper columns written by Baldwin, mostly for the Peoria star (Illinois), dating from the late 1890s through the 1950s. There is also biographical and genealogical information included, as well as some early family correspondence and several photographs of Baldwin in her later years. Also included in the collection is unpublished poetry, student responses to Ben of Old Monhegan, engraving plates, and a reel tape of a radio interview.
Sue McConkey papers
This collection contains biographical material, including family photographs, and transcripts from interviews with McConkey. Other items include published articles about the writer and her work, material associated with the Poetry Fellowship of Maine, and chapbooks containing some of her poems. Also found in the collection is correspondence from McConkey addressed to the Maine Women Writers Collection curators and to Jeffrey Lee, a poet she mentored throughout the 1970s and '80s.
Susan Nichols Pulsifer collection
Includes correspondence, manuscripts, biographical material and articles.
Sylvia Tryon collection
This collection contains a biographical sketch of her mother, Kate Tryon; correspondence focusing on her mother and the Tryon gift to the college; a manuscript of her play, Christmas at Castlewood; published poetry; descriptions of her mother's paintings and Jefferies quotations to accompany them.
Theodosia L. Barrell collection
This collection includes student record books, notes from teaching classes, notes from "Shakespeare Club," poetry, and blank report cards.