Hovey, Richard, 1864-1900

Hovey, Richard, 1864-1900

 

Biography

Richard Hovey was born on May 4, 1864, in Normal, Illinois. He graduated from Dartmouth College, where he was the class poet, in 1885. Hovey published his first book of poems in 1880, and collaborated with Bliss Carmon on three volumes of "tramp" verse (1894-1900). In 1894, Hovey wrote "Men of Dartmouth" which became the school's Alma Mater. In 1888, he became a lecturer at Columbia University and Professor of English at Barnard College. Hovey died on February 24, 1900.

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

Arthur Leslie Livermore letter

Mss 911570
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 911570
Date(s): 1911-10-20
Abstract

In English.

Charles Edward Hovey letter

Mss 894321
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 894321
Date(s): 1894-05-21
Abstract

In English.

Charles Edward Hovey letter

Mss 894318
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 894318
Date(s): 1894-05-18
Abstract

In English.

Charles Edward Hovey letter

Mss 894356
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 894356
Date(s): 1894-06-06
Abstract

In English.

Edwin Howard Allen letter

Mss 942559
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 942559
Date(s): 1942-10-09
Abstract

In English.

Edwin Howard letter

Mss 942559.1
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 942559.1
Date(s): 1942-10-09
Abstract

In English.

Frank Edge Kavanagh letter

Mss 890516
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 890516
Date(s): 1890-09-16
Abstract

In English.

Mrs. Adeline Treadwell (Parsons) Lunt letter

Mss 000522
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 000522
Date(s): undated
Abstract

In English.

Philip Hale letter

Mss 917578
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 917578
Date(s): 1917-10-28
Abstract

In English.

Reminiscences on Richard Hovey

Mss 000445
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 000445
Date(s): undated
Abstract

In English.