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Robert P. Tristram Coffin and National Parent-Teacher magazine correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: M206

  • Staff Only
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Scope and Content

Letters between Robert P. Tristram Coffin and staff of the National Parent-Teacher magazine including Eva Grant, J.K. Pettengill, and Eleanore Twiss. The bulk of the correspondence is with Eva Grant, editor of the National Parent-Teacher magazine for almost two decades. There are also four typescript poems signed by Coffin and several newspaper clippings about him. For related collections see the Robert Peter Tristram Coffin Collection and Robert Peter Tristram Family Correspondence.

Dates

  • Creation: 1938-1960, undated

Creator

Access Restrictions

No restrictions.

Biographical/Historical Note

Robert Peter Tristram Coffin (Bowdoin 1915) was a Bowdoin College english professor (1934-1955), writer, and Pulitzer Prize winning poet. For additional biographical information and related materials, see the Robert P. Tristram Coffin Collection.

Extent

0.25 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Letters between Robert P. Tristram Coffin and staff of the National Parent-Teacher magazine including Eva Grant, J.K. Pettengill, and Eleanore Twiss.

Arrangement

Arranged Chronologically.

Title
Guide to the Robert P. Tristram Coffin and National Parent-Teacher magazine correspondence
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine 04011 Repository

Contact:
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Brunswick Maine 04011 USA
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