47 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) American poetry.

  1. John Berryman papers, 1942-1982

    1,400 items ; 4 containers ; 1.6 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Poet, scholar and professor at the University of Minnesota. Journals, correspondence, and other miscellany recording Berryman's relationship with his first wife, Eileen B. Simpson, his creative process, and his struggles and joys in life.

  2. Milton Kessler papers, 1959-1999

    9,700 items ; 38 containers plus 1 oversize ; 15.3 linear feet ; 90 digital files (63.44 kB). -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Poet, editor, and educator. Correspondence, notebooks, book drafts, poem drafts, teaching materials, and family papers relating to Kessler's work as a poet, a co-editor with John Logan of Choice: A Magazine of Poetry and Graphics, and a professor at the State University of New York at Binghamton, N.Y.

  3. William Dawson family papers, 1728-1775

    200 items ; 2 containers ; .4 linear feet ; 1 microfilm reel. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Anglican clergyman, college president, and public official of Virginia. Correspondence, financial and administrative records, certificates, commissions, ecclesiastical papers, sermons, addresses, poetry, and other material concerning the ecclesiastical affairs of the Anglican Church in Virginia, administrative matters of the College of William and Mary, and professional and social affairs of...

  4. Anne Porter papers, 1911-2014

    1,200 items ; 5 containers ; 1.8 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Poet. Correspondence, poems, notebooks, photographs, articles, legal papers, and other miscellany documenting Porter's life and career as a poet.

  5. Karl Jay Shapiro papers in the Charles E. Feinberg collection, 1930-1963

    170 items ; 13 containers ; 6 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Collector. Writings, notebooks, printed matter, photographs, a few items of correspondence and other papers pertaining chiefly to the poetry of Karl Jay Shapiro collected by Feinberg.

  6. Elizabeth Madox Roberts papers, 1921-1941

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

    Summary:

    Author, poet, and novelist. Drafts, notes, outlines, page proofs, and miscellaneous material relating to Roberts’s novels, poetry, short stories, and miscellaneous writings.

  7. Merrill Moore papers, 1904-1979

    131,750 items ; 504 containers plus 86 oversize ; 234 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Psychiatrist and poet. Diaries, correspondence, notebooks, biographical material, family papers, genealogical records, literary papers, scrapbooks, printed matter, and other papers relating to Moore's career as a psychiatrist and poet.

  8. Gustave Percival Wiksell papers, 1855-1939

    400 items ; 2 containers plus 1 oversize ; .6 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Dentist. Correspondence, chiefly between Wiksell and Horace Traubel, relating to personal matters and literary topics, especially Walt Whitman. Also includes writings and printed matter relating to Traubel.

  9. Emma Dorothy Eliza Nevitte Southworth papers, 1870-1918

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

    Summary:

    Author. Chiefly letters by Southworth to her daughter, Charlotte Southworth Lawrence, relating to personal and family affairs and to life in Georgetown (Washington, D.C.). Also includes biographical material, notes, newspaper clippings, speeches, poems, and literary fragments.

  10. Lillian Everts papers, 1933-1956

    8,400 items ; 14 containers ; 6 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Poet. Correspondence, biographical material, clippings, photocopies, invitations, advertisements, scripts, and printed matter relating to Everts's career in poetry.