Huff, Robert, 1924-

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Robert Huff (1924-1993) was an American poet. He studied at Wayne State University, where he received his B.A. (1949) and his M.A. (1952) degrees. He taught at the University of Oregon, Fresno State College, and Oregon State College, and was an associate professor of English and a Poet in Residence at the University of Delaware. Mr. Huff's poems appeared in The Paris Review, Harper's, The Atlantic Monthly, The Saturday Review and Poetry, and he authored a volume of verse entitled Colonel Jackson's Ride and Other Poems, (1959).

From the guide to the Robert Huff Papers, 1947-1966, (Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries)

Robert Huff, WWU faculty member, 1964-1989; AB, MA Wayne State University; Professor Emeritus of English, Western Washington University.

From the description of Robert Huff collection, 1967-1986. (Western Washington University). WorldCat record id: 60525701

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referencedIn E. E. Cummings papers, 1870-1969. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Robert Hillyer Papers, 1906-1962 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
referencedIn E. E. Cummings additional papers, 1870-1969. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Huff, Robert, 1924-. Robert Huff collection, 1967-1986. Western Washington University
creatorOf Robert Huff Papers, 1947-1966 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
referencedIn Additional papers, 1917-1962 and undated. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Hillyer, Robert, 1895-1961. Papers, 1725-1961. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
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correspondedWith Cummings, E. E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962 person
associatedWith Hillyer, Robert, 1895-1961. person
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American poetry--20th century
Poets, American
Literature--American Poetry


Birth 1924



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