MS Am 1891.11-1891.18, 1891.21-1891.27
Bynner, Witter, 1881-1968, collector. Witter Bynner collection of literary
manuscripts, 1870-1918: Guide.
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Call No.: MS Am 1891.11-1891.18, 1891.21-1891.27
Creator: Bynner, Witter, 1881-1968, collector.
Title: Witter Bynner collection of literary manuscripts,
Quantity: .5 linear feet (1 box)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Contains correspondence and literary manuscripts collected by American poet and translator
Gift of Witter Bynner, 342 Buena Vista Road Santa Fé, New
Mexico; received: 1961 December 18.
There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open
Witter Bynner Collection of Literary Manuscripts, 1870-1918 (MS Am 1891.11-1891.27).
Library, Harvard University.
Bynner was an American poet and translator.
Includes compositions by D. H. Lawrence and Edna St. Vincent Millay, among others,
photograph of Lawrence taken by Bynner, scrapbooks of photographs from a women's suffrage
New York in 1911 and 1912, and a scrapbook concerning a play performed by Bynner and
for Woodrow Wilson, among other items.
- MS Am 1891.11 Lawrence, David Herbert, 1885-1930. The right thing to do [or, The only
thing to be done; or, The harassed angel] A.MS.s.; [n.p.,
- MS Am 1891.14 Millay, Edna St. Vincent, 1892-1950. To D- C-. A.MS.s.; [n.p., n.d.] 1s.(1p.)
- MS Am 1891.15 Millay, Edna St. Vincent, 1892-1950. Aria da capo. Clipping from Reedy's Mirror, with some
revisions in pen and ink.
- MS Am 1891.18 Reedy, William Marion, 1862-1920. Introduction [ to The beloved stranger] A.MS.s.; [n.p., n.d.] 10s.(10p.)
- MS Am 1891.23 Clemens, Samuel Langhorne, 1835-1910. Of all sad words of tongue or
pen... [first line of parody] A.MS.s. (both S. L. Clemens and Mark
Twain); [n.p., 1907] 1s. (1p.) framed.
- MS Am 1891.24 Lawrence, David Herbert, 1885-1930. Portrait photograph signed; Cuernavaca [n.d.] framed.
Taken by Witter Bynner.
- MS Am 1891.27 Bynner, Witter, 1881- [Woman's suffrage parade, New York, 1911] Scrapbook of photographs, 1v.
- MS Am 1891.27a Same. [Woman's suffrage parade, New York, 1912] Scrapbook of photographs. 1v.