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The Jeanne Robert Foster papers document the career and life of American poet and social worker, Jeanne Robert Foster through her correspondence with publishers, academics, friends and family. The papers also contain extensive unpublished poems and writings. Her life and work is further documented in diaries, photographs, postcards, scrapbooks, and other miscellaneous items and ephemera. The majority of the materials date from the second half of her life in Schenectady, NY. Additional printed materials and articles on Jeanne Robert Foster were collected by William and Harriet Murphy following her death are in included in the collection.

Publication Date

Spring 2019

Jeanne Robert Foster papers, 1854-2002



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