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Sarah Litsey papers, 1957

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Title

Sarah Litsey papers

Date

1957

Repository

University of Kentucky Special CollectionsLexington, Kentucky 40506

Arrangement

Arranged by accession number.

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation Note

[Identification of item], Sarah Litsey papers, 1957, 1M57M7, AAN0767LM, Special Collections, University of Kentucky.

Extent

.5 cubic ft.

Biography/History

Author, Poet. Miss Litsey was the daughter of Edwin Carlile Litsey, one-time poet laureate of Kentucky. She was born and raised in Springfield, Ky. She graduated from Radcliffe College. She married Frank Wilson Ney in 1933 and lived in Connecticut at the time these materials were donated to the University of Kentucky.

Scope and Content

This collection contains manuscripts of writings by Sarah Litsey, a Kentucky-born author and poet. It includes typescripts for THE OLDEST APRIL, a book of poetry, and THE INTIMATE ILLUSION, a novel set in Kentucky.

Subjects

  • Manuscripts (for publication)
  • Poems.
  • Kentucky author