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Women poets

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 records:

Florence Lydia Snow papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 969
Overview

Florence Snow (1861-1955) was a poet and author who lived most of her life in Kansas. These papers include her journals and notebooks, correspondence, poems and other writings, public proofs and notes, and studies of the human hand.

Dates: 1895 - 1954

Guanetta Gordon literary manuscripts

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 14
Overview

The Guanetta Gordon Collection contains the work of a native Kansas poet and author, who was both that state's poet laureate and Arizona's Poet of the Year. The collection dates from 1953 to 1992 and is comprised of original manuscripts, worksheets, and drafts for the poems, articles, essays, and short stories written by Guanetta Gordon since 1953. The manuscripts in boxes 1-4 are arranged alphabetically by literary type.

Dates: 1953 - 1992

Gwendolyn Brooks correspondence

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 152
Overview

Correspondence between Gwendolyn Brooks and Van Allen Bradley, literary editor of the Chicago Daily News, 1949-1967, and between Bradley and others about Brooks. In addition, there is an unsigned autobiographical sketch written by Brooks, clippings collected by her, and a photograph. The letters are primarily about book reviewing and her writing.

Dates: 1949 - 1967

Jane Comstock (Mrs. Adna G.) Clarke collection

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS P674
Overview

This collection of items by and about Honolulu, Hawaii poet Jane Comstock dates from 1938 to 1946. It consists of three Christmas cards sent from Jane Comstock and her husband; a Honolulu news clipping concerning Waikiki Garden (one of Comstock's books of verse); and a reprinted Honolulu news report of a radio broadcast of poetry readings by Comstock.

Dates: 1938 - 1946

M. Whitcomb Hess, a bibliographical checklist of fifty years

 Collection — Folder 1
Call Number: RH MS P322
Overview

This bibliographical checklist covers the years 1924-1974 and was prepared by her daughter, likely in Columbus, Ohio in 1976.

Dates: 1976

May Williams Ward papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 21
Overview

This collection includes May Williams Wards' correspondence, manuscripts of several of her poems, photographs, news clippings, reviews, and other materials relaed to Ward's career as a poet and to her personal life.

Dates: 1920 - 1968

William Stanley Beaumont Braithwaite correspondence

 Collection — Folder 1
Call Number: RH MS P229
Overview

Correspondence received from various Kansas authors in response to Braithwaite's request for poems to be anthologized, or in some instances authors offering poetry for publication. Some of the poets were members of The Kansas Authors Club.

Dates: 1914-1927