Edna St. Vincent Millay papers, 1832-1992 (bulk 1900-1950).

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Millay, Edna St. Vincent, 1892-1950. Edna St. Vincent Millay papers, 1832-1992 (bulk 1900-1950).

Edna St. Vincent Millay papers, 1832-1992 (bulk 1900-1950).

Correspondence, diaries, notebooks, literary drafts, reports, family papers, legal and financial records, scrapbooks, theatrical playbills, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Millay's life and literary career. Topics include her travels, daily life especially at her Steepletop farm in Austerlitz, N.Y., theater groups such as the Provincetown Players, politics, totalitarianism, and World War II. Papers of her mother, Cora Buzzell Millay, reflect Cora's literary ambitions and efforts; the careers and activities of her daughters, Edna St. Vincent Millay, Kathleen Millay, and Norma Millay including their participation in avant-garde or experimental theater and antiwar socialist politics; and genealogy of the Buzzell and Emery families. Norma Millay's papers document her work as literary executor of Edna St. Vincent Millay's estate. Also includes papers of Edna St. Vincent Millay's husband, Eugen Boissevain, and of his first wife, Inez Milholland, and correspondence of the Boissevain family. Other correspondents include Millay's father, Henry T. Millay; her aunts, Clementine Buzzell Parson and Susan Buzzell Ricker; and Millay's sister, Kathleen, and brother-in-law, Howard Irving Young; and Millay's sister Norma Millay's husband, Charles Ellis.

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Poet and author. From the description of Edna St. Vincent Millay papers, 1832-1992 (bulk 1900-1950). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71066360 American poet. From the description of ALS : Camden, Maine, to Eleanor Morgan Patterson, 1916 June 15. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122442927 From the description of Photograph of Edna St. Vincent Millay [manuscript], 1920 August. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647812089 ...

Millay, Kathleen, -1943

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