Phonograph Collection of Poetry and Spoken Word Recordings
Phonograph Collection of Poetry and Spoken Word Recordings, ca. 1937-1976
3 archives boxes (1.5 linear ft.)
59 spoken word phonograph recordings, commercially produced, which include poetry readings primarily featuring the work of notable American authors, speeches and interviews. Authors include Emily Dickinson, Robert Frost, James Joyce, George Bernard Shaw, Dylan Thomas, John Updike and Frank Lloyd Wright.
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