Katherine Biddle papers, 1907-1977 (bulk 1935-1969).

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Chapin, Katherine Garrison, 1890-1977. Katherine Biddle papers, 1907-1977 (bulk 1935-1969).

Katherine Biddle papers, 1907-1977 (bulk 1935-1969).

This collection, which is part 1 of the Biddle family papers, contains correspondence between Katherine Biddle and notable individuals, including composers, musicians, poets and writers, in addition to correspondence with literary associations and publishers. The collection also includes manuscripts for poetry, articles, reviews, lectures and radio talks. The personal files and scrapbooks of Katherine Biddle include photographs and clippings. The collection also contains music scores by well-known composers including Aaron Copland and William Grant Still.

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