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MS Am 1892.14

Cummings, E.E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962. E. E. Cummings drawings: Guide.

Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University


Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA

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Descriptive Summary

Location: b
Call No.: MS Am 1892.14
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Cummings, E.E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962.
Title: E. E. Cummings drawings,
Date(s): undated.
Quantity: 1 collection (2 boxes (1 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Drawings, watercolors, and photographs by the American poet E.E. Cummings.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

*76M-40. Purchased with the Amy Lowell Fund from Mrs. Edward Estlin Cummings, 4 Patchin Place, New York, NY 10011; received: 1977 March.

Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

E. E. Cummings Drawings (MS Am 1892.14). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Cummings was an American poet.

Scope and Contents

Contains 518 sheets of drawings, two vols. of drawings, seven watercolors, and two folders of photographs. Portraits are of Anne Barton, Marion Morehouse, and Scofield Taylor, among others as well as self-portraits. Subjects of drawings include figures of women and men, scenes from France, and landscapes. Photographs are of Cummings, his family, and others.

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