Alan Jenkins (AC 1924) Carl Sandburg Collection
Alan Jenkins (AC 1924) Carl Sandburg Collection, ca. 1938-1970
3 archives boxes (1.5 linear ft.)
Jenkins was a Congregational pastor who formed a friendship with poet, novelist and folk singer Carl Sandburg. Collection contains correspondence between Sandberg and Jenkins, articles on Sandburg by Jenkins, other news clippings, photographs, notes, and related letters from Sandburg's literary contemporaries.
Terms of Access and Use:
Restrictions on access:Restrictions on use:
There is no restriction on access to the collection for research use. Particularly fragile items may be restricted for preservation purposes.
Requests for permission to publish material from the collection should be directed to the Archives and Special Collections. It is the responsibility of the researcher to identify and satisfy the holders of all copyrights.
Amherst College Archives and Special Collections