Frances Parkinson Keyes Letters, 1917-1952

Collection number: MS 114
Size: (3 items) (0.10 cu.ft.)

About Frances Parkinson Keyes (1885-1970)

Frances Parkinson Keyes was an author, poet and wife of Henry W. Keyes who was Governor of New Hampshire 1917-1919.

About the Frances Parkinson Keyes Letters (1917, 1952, & Undated)

Three letters from Frances Parkinson Keyes. The first, written in 1917 to Judge von Mosckzisher mentions Robert Frost and Frost’s book Mountain Interval. The second letter, addressed to “Meredith,” mainly discusses a party that she held and Keyes attended in 1952. The third letter, undated and written to “Ina,” thanks her for Christmas gifts and mentions family illnesses.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open.

Copyright Notice

Copyright is retained by the authors of these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], [Folder], [Box], Frances Parkinson Keyes Letters, 1917-1952, MS 114, Milne Special Collections and Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham, NH, USA.

Acquisitions Information

  • Purchased: Antic Hay Books, July 30, 1979 (Accession number: 7855)
  • Purchased: Robert F. Batchilder, Mar. 17, 1982 (Accession number: 8172)
  • Purchased: Carry Back Books, Mar. 19, 1982 (Accession number: 8176)


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