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Subject Source: TGM II, Genre and physical characteristic terms

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Edna St. Vincent Millay collection

Identifier: 0232
Collection Scope and Content The collection consists of photocopies of the poet's early work, copies of biographic sketches, including one by Ramona Barth, and correspondence with her mother and sisters. Also included are a few photographs of a school-aged Millay, an example of her signature, and two volumes of Tamarack, a journal edited by her sister, Norma Millay, in the 1980s. Samples of commemorative ephemera in celebration of her Maine birthright and longtime ownership and residency of Ragged Island in Maine's...
Dates: 1900-1992

Lee Sharkey collection

Identifier: 0347
Collection Scope and Content

Includes broadsides and a review.

Dates: 1996

Louise Bogan collection

Identifier: 0036
Collection Scope and Content

This collection includes a note from Bogan to Ruth Limmer, her literary executor, as well as brief MWWC correspondence with both Limmer and Bogan. There is also a special printing of Bogan's poem "July Dawn," a choral piece with text by Bogan, and a poetry manuscript entitled "Wanderlust." Also included is a Lotte Jacobi photograph of Bogan and clippings relating to Bogan and her work.

Dates: 1934-1985

Maggie Lewis collection of May Sarton memorabilia

Identifier: 0207
Collection Scope and Content

The collection is mainly letters from May Sarton to Maggie Lewis. It also includes several poems and poem broadsides Sarton sent to Lewis, as well as polaroids of Sarton and her house, and the program from Sarton's funeral service.

Dates: 1983-1995, undated

Margaret Vaughan collection of May Sarton papers

Identifier: 0389
Collection Scope and Content

This collection consists of correspondence, clippings, media and memorabilia related to, as well as work published by, the poet, novelist and memoirist May Sarton. Collected by her friend, Margaret "Maggie" Vaughan over two decades, much of the material is inscribed to Vaughan by Sarton and a good number of the documents came as enclosures in the 30+ books donated to the MWWC by Margaret Vaughan's children.

Dates: 1982-2002

Marjorie Palmer Power collection

Identifier: 0290
Collection Scope and Content

This collection contains 2 poetry broadsides.

Dates: circa 1942

May Sarton papers

Identifier: 0318
Collection Scope and Content The Sarton papers consists of diverse material types: an extensive photograph collection compiled by Sarton, correspondence, poetry drafts and typescripts, special printings, sound recordings, literary criticisms, published material, and personal memorabilia. Maine Women Writers Collection also holds a large portion of Sarton's personal library, over 2000 volumes, accessible on the University of New England library catalog, in addition to the inserts found in those books, which are housed as...
Dates: 1860-1994; Majority of material found within 1912-1980s

National Woman's Party collection

Identifier: 0263
Collection Scope and Content This collection includes numerous documents relating to both the Congressional Union for Woman Suffrage and the National Woman’s Party. This encompasses personal diaries, organizational reports, legislative guides, posters, pamphlets, leaflets, and broadsides. These documents chronicle the development of both the national and Massachusetts chapters of the Congressional Union for Woman Suffrage and the National Woman’s Party.Some noteworthy items in the collection are an anonymous...
Dates: 1853, 1914-1923, undated

Peggy Lance Lee collection

Identifier: 0213
Collection Scope and Content

Includes publicity.

Dates: 1991

Sylvia Tryon collection

Identifier: 0384
Collection Scope and Content

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.

Dates: 1912-1979