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MS Am 1994

Lindsay, Vachel, 1879-1931. Vachel Lindsay correspondence: Guide.

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Descriptive Summary

Location: b
Call No.: MS Am 1994
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Lindsay, Vachel, 1879-1931.
Title: Vachel Lindsay correspondence,
Date(s): 1918-1959.
Quantity: 1 collection (3 boxes (1.5 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Letters, primarily to English professor A. Joseph Armstrong, and other papers of the American writer Vachel Lindsay.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

*79M-31. Purchased with the Amy Lowell fund from W. Thomas Taylor, Postal Box 5343, Austin, Texas, 78763; received: 1980 July 31.

Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Vachel Lindsay Correspondence (MS Am 1994). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Lindsay was an American poet.


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Scope and Contents

Includes 113 letters, 1918-1930, from Lindsay to A. Joseph Armstrong, professor of English at Baylor University; together with contracts, schedules, and financial records for Lindsay's recital engagements, 1921-1923, which were organized by Armstrong. Also includes additional correspondence with Armstrong concerning Lindsay.

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