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Jackson, Laura (Riding), 1901-1991

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1901-01-16 - 1991-09-02

biographical statement

Laura Jackson was an American poet, critic, novelist, essayist and short story writer.

Found in 677 Collections and/or Records:

"1974 Postscript to the 1964 sequel of A Last Lesson in Geography", 1974

 Item — Box: 3, Folder: 5
Identifier: 1976.004.3.5.002
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Correspondence and manuscripts of the American poet. Handwritten and carbon copy typescripts.

Dates: 1974

"A Christmas Story", 1975-12-20

 Item — Box: 3, Folder: 1
Identifier: 1976.004.3.1.001
Scope and Contents

Includes a handwritten note that the story is for Susan Morris.

Dates: 1975-12-20

"A Commentary of 1967 in Introduction of Epilogue Volumes I, II, and III (1935, 1936, 1937)", 1967-06-18

 Item — Box: 3, Folder: 2
Identifier: 1976.004.3.2.001
Scope and Contents

Contains 4 drafts of "A Commentary of 1967" which includes handwritten revisions.

Dates: 1967-06-18

"A Commentary on a collection of letters written to James Reeves by Laura Riding that has come into the possession of the Cornell University Library, presented to the Library to be an accompaniment to the letters.", 1965, 1975-06

 Item — Box: 3, Folder: 3
Identifier: 1976.004.3.3.001
Scope and Contents

From a note attached to the manuscript: "This is my retained copy of commentary sent to Cornell U. Library (Dept. of Rare Books) to accompany the letters of mine to James Reeves of 1934 acquired by the Library in the early 60's..."

Dates: 1965; 1975-06

"A Linguistic Note on the Philosophical Labors of Suzanne K. Langer", 1966

 Item — Box: 3, Folder: 4
Identifier: 1976.004.3.4.001
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Correspondence and manuscripts of the American poet. Handwritten and carbon copy typescripts.

Dates: 1966

A Need For Hell, unknown

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 2020.063.1.4.017
Scope and Contents

"Ket[sic] there be hell again:- / That virtue thought to do without..."

Dates: unknown

"A Postscript" by Laura (Riding) Jackson, Autumn

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: 1976.004.1.2.002
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Correspondence and manuscripts of the American poet. Handwritten and carbon copy typescripts.

Dates: Autumn

A Previous Night, unknown

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 2020.063.1.2.010

"A Sequel of 1964 to A Last Lesson in Geography of 1935", 1964

 Item — Box: 3, Folder: 5
Identifier: 1976.004.3.5.001
Scope and Contents

"A Sequel of 1964 to A Last Lesson in Geography of 1935. More of the facts of the story have come into my possession, and it would therefore be disloyal to readers, and to it, and myself, not to take it further, in this later telling."

Dates: 1964

After Smiling, unknown

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 2020.063.1.3.022

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Authors, English -- 20th century -- Correspondence 1