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Lewis M. Isaacs collection of E.A. Robinson papers

Title
Lewis M. Isaacs collection of E.A. Robinson papers, 1896-1967.
Author
Robinson, Edwin Arlington, 1869-1935.
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Description
8 linear feet (12 boxes, 1 package)
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Drawings.
  • Photographs.
  • Posters.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Biography (note)
  • Edwin Arlington Robinson (1869-1935) was an American poet.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
Call Number
MssCol 2590
Author
Robinson, Edwin Arlington, 1869-1935.
Title
Lewis M. Isaacs collection of E.A. Robinson papers, 1896-1967.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Summary
Collection consists of the Lewis M. Isaacs (1877-1944) collection of E.A. Robinson's papers with Isaacs's correspondence pertaining to Robinson. Robinson correspondence, 1899-1935, with other writers and the Isaacs family, concerns his professional and personal life. Writings include manuscripts (some annotated by Robinson), galleys and published works in addition to drafts and notes. Unsorted papers contain Robinson's will, publishing contracts, songs by Robinson and Isaacs, essay by Isaacs, and printed matter. Isaacs correspondence, 1921-1967, is between the Isaacs family and the family, friends and acquaintances of Robinson. Many letters, ca. 1935-1940, are with prospective biographers and researchers. Photographs are of Robinson and various places and buildings associated with him. Also, drawing of Robinson and poster announcing an exhibition of his work.
Biography
Edwin Arlington Robinson (1869-1935) was an American poet. He lived in New York City and also worked at the MacDowell Colony in Peterborough, New Hampshire.
Finding Aids
Collection guide available in repository and on internet.
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Occupation
Poets.
Added Author
Bynner, Witter, 1881-1968.
De la Mare, Walter, 1873-1956.
Frost, Robert, 1874-1963.
Gilder, Richard Watson, 1844-1909.
Isaacs, Edith J. R.
Isaacs, Lewis Montefiore, 1877-1944.
James, William, 1842-1910.
Jeffers, Robinson, 1887-1962.
Moody, William Vaughn, 1869-1910.
Nivison, Ruth.
Richards, Laura Elizabeth Howe, 1850-1943.
Robinson, Emma, 1814-1890.
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919.
Van Doren, Mark, 1894-1972.
Wilder, Thornton, 1897-1975.
Research Call Number
MssCol 2590
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