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Lowell, Robert, 1917-1977



  • Existence: 1917-03-01 - 1977-09-12


Robert Lowell (1917-1977), American poet.

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

Léonie Adams and William Troy papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 316

The Léonie Adams and William Troy Papers consist of correspondence, writings, teaching materials, and other papers that document the personal and professional lives of both writers and teachers. The papers span the years 1902 to 1980.

Dates: 1902-1987

Cleanth Brooks papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 30

The Cleanth Brooks Papers contain correspondence, manuscripts of books, textbooks, essays, lectures, and various other shorter works, classroom material, professional papers, writings of others, and personal papers which document aspects of the life and career of Cleanth Brooks.

Dates: 1926-1994, bulk 1960-1986

Robert Fitzgerald papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 222
Abstract: Series I, Correspondence, consists chiefly of incoming personal and professional correspondence and family correspondence. The collection is particularly rich for its correspondence with poets, editors, translators, publishers, and literary scholars and critics during the middle part of the 20th century. There are letters from many well-known poets writing in English during this period, including W.H. Auden, John Berryman, Elizabeth Bishop, Louise Bogan, James Dickey, T.S. Eliot, Seamus...
Dates: 1892-1986

Anne Morrow Lindbergh papers

Call Number: MS 829
Abstract: The papers consist of correspondence, diaries, writings, childhood, school and college materials, housekeeping and social records, reports, memoranda and correspondence from the many organizations in which Anne Morrow Lindbergh took an active interest. Also included are voluminous mail from members of her reading public and memorabilia, both objects sent by admirers and items collected by her on her travels. The death of Charles Lindbergh in 1974 is documented by mail from friends, members...
Dates: 1906-1997

"Near the ocean", 1966 August 12

 Part of Collection — Box 98: [Barcode: 39002140920076], Folder: 11
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC

Note : to Robert Giroux, 1966 July 2

 Part of Collection — Box 102: [Barcode: 39002140920191], Folder: 25
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

Typescript note, signed, saying that Marshall Lee has done a good job.

Dates: 1966 July 2

Poems, 1964 June 9-1964 December 25

 Part of Collection — Box 98: [Barcode: 39002140920076], Folder: 12
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC

"Robert Lowell's Remarks at Philharmonic Hall, Wednesday, March 4, 1970", 1970

 Part of Collection — Box 19: [Barcode: 39002137170289], Folder: GROUP 402, F-1
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

Transcript, typed photocopy, of remarks Lowell made when accepting an award for Elizabeth Bishop. The title of the poem Lowell read at the occasion, "Visits to St. Elizabeth's," by Bishop, has been added, in an unidentified hand, at the bottom of the page following "Mr. Lowell then read the poem."

Dates: 1970

Harvey Shapiro papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 604
Abstract: The collection contains correspondence, writings, and personal papers documenting the personal and professional life of American poet and editor Harvey Shapiro. Correspondence consists chiefly of letters to Shapiro from American and English-language authors, literary critics, and editors who came of age in the post-WWII period. There are files for Barbara Gibbs and Francis Golffing and for author and publisher Alan Swallow, but letters can also be found for Charles Bernstein, Allen Ginsberg,...
Dates: 1923-2013

The Southern Review records

Call Number: YCAL MSS 694
Abstract: The Southern Review records contain correspondence and other papers documenting activity at the influential literary journal from 1935 to 1943. Correspondence consists chiefly of original letters from authors and carbons of outgoing letters from the editors. Most incoming letters are addressed to the founding editors, Cleanth Brooks and Robert Penn Warren, but there are letters to others as well, including Albert Erskine, Robert Lowell, and Charles W. Pipkin. There is also some...
Dates: 1935-1943

The Old Glory., n.d.

 Part of Collection — Box 29A/197: Series 11 [Barcode: 39002022374798], Folder: 61
Call Number: MSS 29, MSS 29A, Series XI, Sub-Series XXIXA/XI.A

Robert Penn Warren papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 51

The papers consist of drafts of manuscripts and related material, correspondence, photographs, and newspaper clippings documenting Warren's life from his undergraduate years until his death in 1989.

Dates: 1906-1989

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American literature -- 20th century 4
Authors, American -- 20th Century -- Archives 4
Poets, American -- 20th Century -- Archives 4
Authors 3
Authors -- United States -- 20th century 2