De Bosis, Lauro, 1901-1931

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De Bosis was an Italian poet and freedom fighter who was killed in 1931 after dropping anti-fascist leaflets from an airplane over Rome.

From the description of Papers, 1917-1933. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122581282

De Bosis was an Italian poet and anti-fascist; he taught at Harvard beginning in 1926, during which time he published his translation of La vita privata di Elena di Troia by J. Erskine.

From the description of Letter : to unidentified recipients, [ca. 1926] (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612851842

De Bosis was an Italian poet who was killed in 1931 after dropping anti-fascist leaflets from an airplane over Rome.

From the guide to the Papers, 1917-1933., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University)

Lauro De Bosis was an Italian poet and anti-fascist; Nancy Cox-McCormack Cushman was an American sculptor, writer, artist, and socialite.

From the description of Letters to : Nancy Cox-McCormack Cushman, ca. 1922-1948. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612863863

Nancy Cox-McCormack Cushman (1885-1967) was a sculptor, author, socialite, and traveler. She studied art in St. Louis, Missouri and at the Art Institute of Chicago, and was a close friend of Lauro De Bosis' mother, Lillian De Bosis, as well as Lauro De Bosis.

Lauro De Bosis (1901-1931) was an Italian poet, classicist, anti-fascist, and freedom fighter. He was born and educated in Rome, the son of an American, Lillian Vernon De Bosis, and an Italian poet, Adolfo De Bosis. He taught at Harvard University beginning in 1926. In 1930 he organized an underground anti-fascist movement in Italy he called the Alleanza Nazionale (or National Alliance). De Bosis disappeared in October of 1931 after dropping anti-fascist leaflets from an airplane over Rome.

From the guide to the Letters sent to Nancy Cox-McCormack from Lauro De Bosis and others, 1922-1956., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University)

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creatorOf De Bosis, Lauro, 1901-1931. Letters to : Nancy Cox-McCormack Cushman, ca. 1922-1948. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Selden Rodman papers, 1924-1972 University of Wyoming. American Heritage Center.
creatorOf Cox-McCormack, Nancy, 1885-1967. Papers, 1906-2000. Smith College, Neilson Library
creatorOf De Bosis, Lauro, 1901-1931. Icaro : Tragedia di incerto autore : typescript, 1927. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Livingston, Arthur, 1883-1944. Arthur Livingston Papers, 1474-1986, (bulk 1904-1944). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Letters sent to Nancy Cox-McCormack from Lauro De Bosis and others, 1922-1956. Houghton Library.
creatorOf De Bosis, Lauro, 1901-1931. Lo spirito de l'oro : typescript, 1927. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf De Bosis, Lauro, 1901-1931. Letter : to unidentified recipients, [ca. 1926] Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf De Bosis, Lauro, 1901-1931. Papers, 1917-1933. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Mudie, Marie, d. 1937. Letters : 1931. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Papers, 1917-1933. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Nancy Cox-McCormack Cushman Papers MS 40., 1906-2000 Sophia Smith Collection
referencedIn Papers, 1839-2004 (inclusive), 1895-1988 (bulk) Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn La Piana, George, 1879-1971. Papers, 1878-1972 (inclusive). Harvard University, Divinity School Library
creatorOf De Bosis, Lauro, 1901-1931. Photographs and miscellaneous pamphlets, 1921-1985. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Rodman, Selden, 1909-2002. Selden Rodman papers, 1924-1972. University of Wyoming, American Heritage Center
referencedIn Cox-McCormack, Nancy, 1885-1967. Nancy Cox-McCormack papers, 1911-1965. Tennessee State Library & Archives, TSLA
referencedIn Cox-McCormack, Nancy, 1885-. Adolfo Lauro de Bosis 1922 / Nancy Cox-McCormack. HCL Technical Services, Harvard College Library
referencedIn Harvard University. Faculty of Arts and Sciences. Committee on the Lauro de Bosis Lectureship in the History of Italian Civilization. Records, 1956-1986 (inclusive). Harvard University, Archives
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associatedWith Adolfo De Bosis person
associatedWith Alleanza nazionale. corporateBody
associatedWith Alleanza nazionale, Italy. corporateBody
associatedWith Associazione Nazionale tra Mutilati e Invalidi di Guerra corporateBody
correspondedWith Bosis, Lauro de, 1901-1931 person
associatedWith Bosis, Lilian (Vernon) de. person
correspondedWith Caroline. person
correspondedWith Clarke, Bertha E. person
correspondedWith Clarke, Vera. person
associatedWith Clifford Kenyon Shipton person
associatedWith Cox-McCormack, Nancy, 1885-1967. person
associatedWith Cushman, Nancy Cox-McCormack, b. 1885 person
associatedWith de Bosis person
correspondedWith De Bosis, Charis Cortese. person
associatedWith De Bosis, Lillian. person
correspondedWith De Bosis, Lillian. person
correspondedWith De Bosis, P. person
associatedWith de Bosis's person
correspondedWith De Santillana, Giorgio, 1902- person
associatedWith Disabled and Invalid Soldiers National Association. corporateBody
associatedWith Draper, Ruth, 1884-1956 person
correspondedWith Eric Wood person
associatedWith Erskine, John, 1879-1951. person
associatedWith Fausto Maria Martini. person
correspondedWith Francesco Luigi Ferrari person
associatedWith Glehn, Jane Emmet de. person
correspondedWith Goode, Blanche. person
associatedWith Harvard University Archives corporateBody
associatedWith Harvard University. Faculty of Arts and Sciences. Committee on the Lauro de Bosis Lectureship in the History of Italian Civilization. corporateBody
correspondedWith Harvard University, recipient. corporateBody
associatedWith Houghton Library. corporateBody
correspondedWith Italy America Society (New York, N.Y.). corporateBody
associatedWith Jean Loyson person
associatedWith La Piana, George, 1879-1971. person
associatedWith Lauro de Bosis person
associatedWith Lauro De Bosis person
associatedWith Livingston, Arthur, 1883-1944. person
associatedWith Marussig, Giuseppe person
correspondedWith McCulloch, Winifred. person
correspondedWith McVay, Celeste A. person
associatedWith Mudie, Marie, d. 1937. person
correspondedWith Nancy Cox-McCormack person
correspondedWith Palache family family
associatedWith Pamela Coyne person
associatedWith Pfeiffer, Matilde Valenti, 1893-1988, person
correspondedWith Pound, Ezra, 1885-1972 person
associatedWith Professor Gaetano Salvemini? person
correspondedWith Rainer, Max. person
associatedWith Renato Marzolo person
associatedWith Rodman, Selden, 1909-2002. person
associatedWith Rogers, Neville. person
associatedWith Rolland, Romain, 1866-1944, person
correspondedWith Ruth Draper. person
associatedWith Smithsonian Institution. The National Gallery of Art. corporateBody
correspondedWith Townley, Ephra. person
correspondedWith Vacca, Virginia De Bosis. person
associatedWith Valente person
correspondedWith Vernon Mario D. person
correspondedWith Vivante, Elena. person
associatedWith Vivante, Elena De Bosis person
associatedWith Vivante, Leone, 1887- person
associatedWith William A. Jackson person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Italy
Subject
Italian literature--20th century
Fascism
Leaflets dropped from aircraft
Occupation
Poets
Political activists
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Person

Birth 1901-12-09

Death 1931-10-03

Italians

English,

French,

Italian

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