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Bates, Katharine Lee, 1859-1929



  • Existence: 1859-08-29 - 1929-03-28


Katharine Lee Bates (1859-1929), American poet, educator, and editor

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Beecher Family Papers

Call Number: MS 71
Abstract: Correspondence, writings, speeches, diaries, clippings, printed matter, sermons, and other papers of two centuries of Beecher family members. The papers relate principally to Henry Ward Beecher (1813-1887), popular 19th century clergyman and orator, and members of his family. Among those represented are his father, the Reverend Lyman Beecher (1775-1863), clergyman; his brothers, Edward Beecher (1803-1895), educator and antislavery leader, and Thomas Kinnicut Beecher (1824-1900) and Charles...
Dates: 1704-1964

Susan Wilbur Jones papers

Call Number: WA MSS S-2350
Abstract: Correspondence, diaries, writings, and other papers recording Susan Wilbur Jones' years in Europe, Chicago, and Cambridge, Mass. as a student, editor, author, wife, and mother. In addition to much material on Susan's family life and life as a student, the papers contain references to the Chicago literary world, in which Susan and her husband Llewellyn socialized with Harriet Monroe, Floyd Dell, John Cowper Powys, Edgar Lee Masters, Carl Sandburg, and Mark Turbyfill. The correspondence is...
Dates: 1873-1970

Letters : Wellesley, Massachusetts, to the literary editors of the Boston Transcript, 1903-29

 Part of Collection — Box 12: [Barcode: 39002137170214], Folder: GROUP 242, F-1-2
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

Twenty-four ALS, twenty-seven TLS, and one ANS written on a card, regarding the publication of articles, reviews, and literary works by Bates and others in the Boston Transcript. One letter is addressed to Mr. Hartt, two to Mr. Tracy, and the remainder to Edwin F. Edgett. The letter of 1929 February 17, includes a TMS of her poem "Washington in Defeat."

Dates: 1903-29