Overview Alexander Kinnan Laing (1903-1976), poet and librarian. Dartmouth College Class of 1925. The collection consists of manuscripts, correspondence, photographs, clippings, financial documents, memorabilia, sketches and writings by his late wife Dilys, journals, lecture materials, financial documents, research materials and audio recordings documenting his life as an author, professor, librarian, and political activist.
Overview "Paroles" by Jacques Prevert collection. The collection contains Dilys Laing's translation of the poems into English. Also contains typescript drafts of translations of several of the poems as well as correspondence between Alexander Laing and Herbert Faulkner West.