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Guide to the Rolfe Humphries Papers , 1940-1970
Special Collections M0971  
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Description
Correspondence, manuscripts, notes, clippings, photographs, and biographical material.
Background
American poet and translator of classics, notably Virgil's AENEID and Ovid's THE ART OF LOVE. A native of Philadelphia, he attended both Stanford and Amherst, and later taught at both universities as well as others. His poems were published both as collected works and individually in many journals. He loved horse races and baseball. He was living in Woodside, California, when he died.
Extent
.5 linear ft.
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Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.
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