Hayden Carruth Letters
Scope and Content
The collection contains three letters by poet Hayden Carruth, advising a younger poet named Kevin. In his letters, Carruth gives advice on Kevin's poems, on where to send his poems for publication, and current events in his life.
- 1973 - 1975
- Carruth, Hayden, 1921-2008 (Person)
Language of Materials
The materials in the collection are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use
The copyright status of this collection is unknown. Copyright restrictions may apply. Contact Special Collections and University Archives for assistance in determining the use of these materials. Reproduction or digitization of materials for personal or research use can be requested using our reproduction/digitization form: http://bit.ly/scuareproduction. Reproduction or digitization of materials for publication or exhibit use can be requested using our publication/exhibition form: http://bit.ly/scuapublication. Please contact Special Collections and University Archives (email@example.com or 540-231-6308) if you need assistance with forms or to submit a completed form.
Hayden Carruth (1921-2008) was a poet, professor, and a editor. He lived in Johnson, Vermont, during the time of the correspondence. For more information, see the Poetry Foundation biography.
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The collection contains three letters by poet Hayden Carruth, advising a younger poet named Kevin.
Source of Acquisition
The collection was purchased by Virginia Tech and transferred to Special Collections in 1978.
Rights Statement for Archival Description
The guide to the Hayden Carruth Letters by Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, is licensed under a CC0 (https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/public-domain/cc0/).
The processing, arrangement, and description of the Hayden Carruth Letters was completed in 1978. Additional description was completed in March 2011.
- Hayden Carruth Letters, 1973-1975
- Ashley Wellens, Student Assistant, and Kira A. Dietz, Archivist
- 2011 (CC0 1.0)
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