6 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) American poetry--20th century.

  1. Muriel Rukeyser papers, 1844-1986

    30,000 items ; 88 containers plus 6 oversize ; 38.8 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Poet and biographer. Part I contains correspondence, diaries, appointment books, drafts, notes and notebooks, typescripts, proofs, production material, printed matter, and miscellaneous items relating to Rukeyser's literary contributions in the fields of biography, poetry, and translation, her public speeches and classroom lectures, and her commitment to social protest in support of human...

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  2. Hugh Chisholm papers, 1917-1993

    50 items ; 2 containers plus 3 oversize ; 1 linear foot -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Poet, translator, and editor. Chiefly writings, including poetry, essays, articles, and book proposals, as well as correspondence and other material relating to Chisholm’s literary career.

  3. Duncan Emrich autograph album collection, 1843-1956

    20 volumes and 2 folders in 2 boxes -- Archive of Folk Culture, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    This collection was initiated through an on-air request for autograph albums on the "NBC Weekend" radio program by Duncan Emrich, then head of the Archive of Folk Song, Library of Congress, between 1955 and 1956. It consists of twenty autograph albums and related ephemera from Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Missouri, and New York, with dates from 1843 to 1923.

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  4. Paulette Greene papers, 1920-1998

    750 items ; 2 containers ; .8 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Rare book and manuscript collector and dealer. Correspondence, newspaper clippings, photographs and postcards, programs, sale catalogs, and book advertisements relating to Edna St. Vincent Millay.

  5. Louis Untermeyer papers, 1955-1967

    25 items ; 10 containers ; 4 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Poet, critic, and editor. Writings, notebooks, and correspondence, including drafts and proofs of books of poetry by Untermeyer and notes pertaining to his travels in Europe and the United States and his tenure as poetry consultant to the Library of Congress.

  6. Eloise Hubbard Linscott collection, circa 1815, 1929-2002

    34 boxes (18 linear feet); 198 folders. 11 sound cylinders : analog. 441 sound discs : analog ; various sizes. 32 sound tape reels : analog ; various sizes. 1 sound cassette : analog. circa 200 photographs : photographic prints, negatives ; various sizes. 12 drawings. -- Archive of Folk Culture, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Eloise Hubbard Linscott’s collection of research materials for her book, Folk Songs of Old New England (1939) and other folk music research through about 1955. The collection includes correspondence; music transcriptions; sound recordings of folk music, lectures, and radio broadcasts; photographs of Linscott's informants; documentation of events and trips within New England; plus some materials...