Alice Gorton Hart Papers
Alice Gorton Hart Papers, 1948-1988
6 boxes (2.5 linear ft.)
Collection number: 227
Poet and teacher. Primarily personal journals and notebooks, with inserts, dated from 1948 to 1988. Her undergraduate life at Smith is well documented. Materials from student life at Smith in the 1950s are included. Later journals document her marriage, friendships, and close relationship with her mother. Among the subjects she explored were poetry, women's spirituality, dreams, and the feminist movement. There are also poems and writings and a letter from Aldous Huxley.
Terms of Access and Use:
Restrictions on access:Restrictions on use:
The papers are open to research according to the regulations of the Sophia Smith Collection without any added restrictions.
All literary rights for unpublished works by Alice Gorton Hart belong to her heirs, Andrew and David Hart, until March 2013, when they revert to the Sophia Smith Collection. Permission must be obtained to publish reproductions or quotations beyond "fair use."
Copyright to materials authored by others may be owned by those individuals or their heirs or assigns. It is the responsibility of the researcher to identify and satisfy the holders of all copyrights. Permission to publish reproductions or quotations beyond "fair use" must also be obtained from the Sophia Smith Collection as owners of the physical property.
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