Papers of Alex Smith, poet, writer, teacher and bibliographer. The collection includes typescripts of hundreds of Smith's
poems, manuscripts of his short stories and long poems, and correspondence with a number of important literary figures including:
Steve Benson, Alan Bernheimer, George Butterick, Joan Hall, and Kit Robinson.
Alexander Dick Smith, Jr. - poet, writer, teacher and bibliographer - was born on October 10, 1948, in Portland, Maine, to
Maryrose Ann Delano Smith and Alexander Dick Smith, Sr. His family moved to Groton, Connecticut, where Smith attended Robert
E. Fitch Sr. High School for the years 1960-1966.
11.8 Linear feet
(29 archives boxes and 1 flat box)
Publication rights are held by the creator of the collection.
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