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Witter Bynner letter and poem


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A typescript letter signed by poet Witter Bynner, to Margaret Dierkes, editor of

Living Poetry, a magazine published from La Porte, Indiana, in which Bynner offers the included typescript poem, Mortal Love for publication. Pencil notes on the typescript letter read "OK," "Accepted 8/25," and "Set," dated August 12, 1943.

Box 2, F0027: Shelved in SPEC MSS 0099 manuscript boxes.

Purchase, 1985

Processed and encoded by George Apodaca, April 2016.

University of Delaware Library Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
University of Delaware Library, Special Collections
Finding Aid Date
2016 April 14
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Witter Bynner letter and poem, 1943 August 12.
Box 2 Folder F0027

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