Collection number: MS 96
Size: 24 items
About William Stanley Braithwaite
W.S. Braithwaite was a writer, poet and literary critic. From 1906 to 1931 he contributed
to The Boston Evening Transcript, eventually becoming its literary editor. He also
wrote articles, reviews and poetry for many other periodicals and journals, including
Atlantic Monthly, the New York Times, and the New Republic.
About the William Stanley Braithwaite Papers
Letters sent by various N.H. poets to W.S. Braithwaite. Primarily, the letters contain
poems not accepted by Braithwaite for publication in any one of his numerous anthologies.
Several of the letters include carbon copies of Braithwaite’s replies. Also included
is a letter from Anna M. Hirsch of the MacDowell Colony, which solicits Braithwaite’s
help in spreading word about the colony.
This collection is open.
Copyright is retained by the authors of these papers, or their descendants, as
stipulated by United States copyright law.
[Identification of item], William Stanley Braithwaite Papers, 1921-1928, MS 96, Milne
Collections and Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham, NH, USA.
Purchased: M. H. Carpenter, Norfolk, VA, May 1, 1979 (Accession number: 7842)