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Benét, Laura


Laura Benét (1884-1979), American poet, biographer, and editor

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Benét Family Collection

Call Number: YCAL MSS 1108
Dates: 1866-1979, bulk 1912-1959

Benét Family Papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 1107
Scope and Contents: The Benét family papers consists of correspondence, manuscripts, and other papers documenting the lives and activities of four generations of the Benét family. Material relating to members of the Rose, Mahon, and Carr families can also be found. The collection spans the years from 1849 to 1994. The defining thread to the collection runs from Brigadier General Stephen Vincent Benét and his wife Laura Amanda (Walker) Benét through their son James Walker Benét and his wife Frances...
Dates: 1836-1994

Mary Kennedy papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 814
Overview: The papers contain personal and business correspondence, writings, personal papers, and financial records documenting the life and work of the American actress and author Mary Kennedy. Correspondents include her husband American composer Deems Taylor, authors Laura Bene?t, Pearl S. Buck, and Edna St. Vincent Millay, composer Samuel Barber, fashion designer Valentina, and colleagues from the theater world including Katharine Cornell, Lynn Fontanne, Margalo Gillmore, Helen Hayes, Clare Kummer,...
Dates: 1894-1988

Letter : to Mrs. Groesbeck, 1959 May 22

 Part of Collection — Box: 41, Folder: GROUP 687, F-2
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS thanking Mrs. Groesbeck for the kind words about her book.
Dates: 1959 May 22

Letter : Westtown Farm House, Westtown, Pa., to Mr. Klein, n.y. Mar 22

 Part of Collection — Box: 41, Folder: GROUP 687, F-1
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS addressed to "Mr. Klein" regarding submission to an unidentified magazine.
Dates: n.y. Mar 22