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David H. K. Anderson papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC202

Scope and Contents

Finnish Americans

Poetry

Dates

  • 1977-1991

Creator

Language of Materials

English

ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

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HISTORICAL SKETCH

Of Finnish American descent, Anderson was a poet, author of 'Lines in Snow' (1977). He received his B.A. and M.A. degrees from the University of Minnesota. He later taught English at the secondary school and community college level in Detroit, Michigan.

Extent

1 linear inch

Abstract

Papers consist of a biographical sketch and family history, portrait, unpublished poems, manuscript copy of an essay on W.B Yeats, fellowship application, notes, a letter from Robert Hayden (Consultant in Poetry, Library of Congress), and a tape recording of Anderson reading from 'Lines in Snow' at the Library of Congress in 1978.

PROVENANCE

Collection donated to the IHRC by John Anderson of New York, NY, in February 1995.
Author
IHRC Archives
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding Aid in English

Collecting Area Details

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