Edward Butscher Collection of papers on Sylvia Plath
Information on Use
Terms of Access and Use
Restrictions on access:
The Edward Butscher Collection of papers on Sylvia Plath are the physical property of the Smith College Library Rare Book Room. Literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors of works or their legal representatives.
Photocopies in the papers may not be duplicated and permission to quote from them must be obtained from the owner of the original manuscript as well as the copyright holder.
Please use the following format when citing materials from this collection:
Edward Butscher Collection of papers on Sylvia Plath, Mortimer Rare Book Room, Smith College.
History of the Collection
The papers were purchased from the House of Books, Ltd. in the late 1970s and presented to the Smith College Library Rare Book Room on July 2, 1992 by Ann Lee O'Connell Anderson, Class of 1955, and Mary Lee O'Connell Jamieson, Class of 1958, in honor of Helen Mary Lee O'Connell, Class of 1931.
Plath's thesis, poetry, essays, and short stories are printed versions or photocopies from the original manuscripts at the Lilly Library, Humanities Research Center at the University of Texas at Austin, and Smith College.