- Existence: 1928-1974
Found in 1 Collection or Record:
Scope and Contents The collection consists of three boxes of material, primarily from 1974 or later. The correspondence consists of seven letters, all from 1974, but only three written by Sexton. Series II is a collection of 41 poems in onion-skin typescript carbons, 12 of which are unpublished. Most of the 29 published poems appear in 45 Mercy Street (1976), and the remainder are published in Complete Poems (1981) or Last Poems (1981). These 41 poems were all written in the last nine months of Mrs. Sexton’s...