Papers of Lizette Woodworth Reese [manuscript], 1893-1936.

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Reese, Lizette Woodworth, 1856-1935. Papers of Lizette Woodworth Reese [manuscript], 1893-1936.

Papers of Lizette Woodworth Reese [manuscript], 1893-1936.

Assorted papers, chiefly poems and letters, along with one photograph, and four lithographed poems accompanied by an illustration. The poems are "Cornwall," "Heat," "Roads," and "Wind at the Doorways." The collection also contains a pencil sketch of G. K. Chesterton and a daguerrotype of Lizette Woodworth Reese and Sophia Louisa Reese. Thomas B. Mosher is the chief correspondent. Many of the others listed below sent one letter concerning Reese's 70th birthday dinner. Other correspondents include Mary Aldis, Hervey Allen, Charles Sears Baldwin, Katharine Lee Bates, William Rose Benét, William S. Braithwaite, Robert Bridges, Abbie Farwell Brown, Warren Wilmer Brown, Anita Browne, Amelia Josephine Burr, Maxwell Struthers Burt, and Richard Burton. Also Margaret Wade Campbell, Helen Gray Crone, Tom Daly, Lambert Davis, Walter De La Mare, Babette Deutsch, Robert D. England, John Farrar, Mahlon Fisher, Harold Flammer, Theodosia P. Garrison, Margaret Root Garvin, Jeannette L. Gilder, Ellen Glasgow, Alfred Harcourt, DuBose Heyward, Robert S. Hillyer, Alger Hiss, Oliver Huckel, Robert Underwood Johnson, Vachel Lindsay, Thomas Ollive Mabbott, Percy MacKaye, Folger McKinsey, James McLane, Jr., Jeanette Marks, Edgar Lee Masters, H. L. Mencken. Also Christopher Morley, Harrison S. Morris, David Morton, Yoné Noguchi, Harvey J. O'Higgins, John Rathbone Oliver, Grant Overton, William Alexander Percy, Bliss Perry, Kenneth Rede, Alice Caldwell Hegan Rice, Cale Young Rice, Gertrude Richards, Jesse Belle Rittenhouse, David A. Robertson, Corrine Roosevelt Robinson, E. A. Robinson, Robert H. Schauffler, Mary Seccombe, Marjorie Allen Seiffert, Henry E. Shepherd, Adelaide Sherer, Philip D. Sherman, and C. Alphonso Smith. Also Sir George Adam Smith, Letitia Stockett, C. Wharton Stork, Charles Hanson Towne, Amélie Rives Troubetzkoy, Grace Turnbull, Louis Untermeyer, Christopher Ward, John Hall Wheelock, William Allen White, Lilian Whiting, and Jesse Lynch Williams.

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Garrison, Theodosia Pickering, 1874-1944

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Theodosia Pickering Garrison (b. 1874, Newark, New Jersey-d. 1944), poet and writer....

Robertson, David Allan, 1880-1961

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Morton, David, 1886-1957

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American poet and writer. From the description of Letter to Kathrine Boggess, 1928. (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 228721093 American journalist, teacher and poet. From the description of Correspondence of David Morton, 1919-1928. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 32136455 ...

Mencken, H.L.

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Author and journalist. From the description of Papers of Henry Louis Mencken [manuscript] 1935-56. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647952438 American journalist. From the description of Letter, [1924?] Jan. 9, New York, to Perry Walton. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 184904324 Editor and satirist. From the description of Papers of H. L. Mencken [manuscript] 1912-1949. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647976...

Allen, Hervey, 1889-1949

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"Hervey-Allen, born Dec. 8, 1889, Pittsburgh, Pa., U.S., died Dec. 28, 1949, Coconut Grove, Fla., [was] in full William Hervey Allen, Jr., [an] American poet, biographer, and novelist who had a great impact on popular literature with his historical novel Anthony Adverse." -- "Hervey Allen," Encyclopedia Britannica Online http://search.eb.com/eb/article-9005788 (Accessed 10 February 2009). From the description of Hervey Allen letter, 21 December 1936. (University of Georgia). WorldCat...

Rittenhouse, Jessie B. (Jessie Belle), 1869-1948

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Poet and editor. From the description of Papers of Jessie Belle Rittenhouse, 1902-1927. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 30793757 ...

Rice, Alice Caldwell Hegan, 1870-1942

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American author. From the description of Letter [manuscript] : to Richard Watson Gilder, 1902 September 29. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647880273 Louisville author. From the description of Alice Caldwell Hegan Rice : miscellaneous papers, 1902-1941. (Filson Historical Society, The). WorldCat record id: 49306901 Author. Alice Caldwell Hegan Rice, a native of Louisville and the wife of Kentucky poet Cale Young Ric...

England, Robert Dan

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Cone, Helen Gray, 1859-

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Williams, Jesse Lynch, 1871-1929

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Smith, C. Alphonso (Charles Alphonso), 1864-1924

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Charles Alphonso Smith (1864-1924) was a native of North Carolina and professor of literature at several southern universities. From the guide to the C. Alphonso Smith Papers, ., 1869-1923, (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection.) Native of North Carolina and professor of literature at several southern universities. From the description of C. Alphonso Smith papers, 1869-1923 [manuscript]. (Oceanside Free Library). Wo...

Mosher, Thomas Bird, 1852-1923

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Epithet: publisher, of Portland, Maine British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000544.0x000099 Publisher and printer. From the description of Thomas Bird Mosher collection, 1893-1929. (Scottsdale Public Library). WorldCat record id: 28127344 Mosher was a publisher of inexpensive but well-printed books devoted to belles lettres in Portland, Maine. Many of these were reprints of English authors and c...

Seiffert, Marjorie Allen, 1885-1970

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Marjorie Allen Seiffert (1885-1970) was an American poet and playwright whose works include Ballads of the Singing Bowl, The King with Three Faces, and A Woman of Thirty . Seiffert, writing under the name of Elijah Hay, was a member of the "Spectric School," a modernist school of poetry created in 1916 as a literary hoax that parodied classifications of gender and identity. From the guide to the Marjorie Allen Seiffert manuscript of Sanitol (MS 130), [undated], (University of Colorad...

Brown, Abbie Farwell, 1871-1927

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Brown (1871-1927) wrote children's books and lectured about them. From the description of Papers, 1859-1927 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 86145633 ...

Stockett, Maria Letitia, 1884-

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McKinsey, Folger, 1866-1950

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Noguchi, Yoné, 1875-1947

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Yoné Noguchi (1875-1947) was a poet and professor of English at Keio University in Tokyo. Noguchi traveled to the United States in 1893, where he lived and worked in San Francisco and New York before retuning to Japan in 1904. He developed a reputation while in the United States as an imagist poet and published his first book of poetry, Seen and unseen or, monologues of a homeless snail (1897), while living in San Francisco. With the publication of his book, Noguchi became the first Japanese na...

Benét, William Rose, 1886-1950

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American poet, novelist, and editor. From the description of Letter to a dealer [manuscript], n.d. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647806176 Editor of The Chimaera. From the description of ALS, [1915]-1916. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122500150 This may not really be Benét's writing. Although the verse appears to be signed by him the writer's intent may have been simply to ascribe the verse to him. Also, it is on letterhead engraved "MM...

Reese, Lizette Woodworth, 1856-1935

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Miss Lizette W. Reese (1856-1935) taught school in Baltimore, Maryland for 45 years. She retired in 1921 and concentrated her efforts as a poetess. Many collections of her poems were published in book form. From the description of Papers, 1928-1934. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122498089 American writer. From the description of Letter [manuscript] : Baltimore, Maryland, to Wilbur Needham, Hinsdale, Illinois, 1923 November 9. (University of Virginia). WorldCat r...