Poets, American -- 20th century
Subject Source: Local Lc
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Collection Number: A&M.4110
Overview Essays, poems, and other material written by surrealist and horror poet and Morgantown resident G. Sutton Breiding. Most of the collection consists of zines (small circulation, independently published magazines) published by Breiding. Please refer control folder of collection for contents list. See the "Scope and Contents" note for addenda to this collection.
Collection Number: A&M.2913
Overview Papers of poet Lillian Walbert (1913-1995) of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania. Collection contains a poetry notebook and loose leaf poems. Notebook appears to be from a class that Walbert took in 1928 and 1929, when she was a student at Central Junior High School in Allentown, Pennsylvania. It contains notes on poetry, sketches, poems by well-know poets such as James Whitcomb Riley and Carl Sandburg, and handwritten poems by Walbert. Loose-leaf pages contain poems written by Walbert between 1926...
Collection Number: A&M.3201
Overview Papers of Louise McNeill (Pease), 1911-1993, of Pocahontas County, West Virginia, noted twentieth century Appalachian poet and author, poet laureate of West Virginia from 1979 to 1993, and professor of history and English. Though most well-known for her lyrical poetry about the history and spirit of West Virginia, McNeill also wrote articles, short stories, essays, and her memoirs. Includes biographical materials, letters, writings, poems, photographs, audio-visual materials, artifacts, and...
Dates: circa 1861-1865, 1930-1993; Majority of material found in 1970-1993