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Laura Riding letters, 1931-1977

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#1070
Bib ID 4079265 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Riding, Laura, 1901-1991
Title Laura Riding letters, 1931-1977
Physical Description 1 box (1 box (27 items))
Language(s) English .

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Autographed and typed letters from Riding to newspaper and magazine editors, primarily concerning published material by and about her. Throughout the collection there are references to Robert Graves. There is also a group of letters to Anthony Dickins, English poet and editor of the LONDON MAGAZINE.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

This collection is located on-site.

This collection has no restrictions.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Laura Riding letters; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 08/--/89.

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Heading "CUL Archives:"
"CUL Collections:"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
Dickins, Anthony Stewart Mackay, 1914- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Editors -- England Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Graves, Robert, 1895-1985 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Jackson, Laura (Riding), 1901-1991 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Journalists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Poets, English Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Seizin Press (London, England) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Women authors, American Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

American author. She was married to Schuyler G. Jackson and sometimes published as Laura (Riding) Jackson. She worked with Robert Graves as a partner on the Seizin Press, London.