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Walter Henderson papers

MS-273
 Collection
Identifier: MS-273
The papers of Walter Brooks Drayton Henderson contain correspondence on personal and literary matters. Correspondents include Rabindranath Tagore, Stella Benson, Naomi Michison, Francis Bangs and Arthur Symons. The collection also includes poems of Tagore in his hand, with corrections as well as a diary of a trip to Spain and France, course materials and lectures on Shakespeare, drafts of poetry, including "Castle in Spain" (published posthumously) and a commonplace book. A letter from Alfred Noyes containing Noyes' brief poems on poets Blake, Tagore Rabindranath, and Arthur Symons is also included.

Dates

  • 1915 - 1938

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

1 linear ft. (2 boxes)

Overview

Walter Brooks Drayton Henderson (1887-1939), professor of English. Dartmouth College Honorary Degreee 1928. The collection contains correspondence, a diary, a commonplace book, class and lecture material and manuscripts of writings. Correspondents include Rabindranath Tagore, Stella Benson, Naomi Michison, Francis Bangs and Arthur Symons.

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
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