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Lizette Woodworth Reese (1856-1935) was a poet from Huntingdon (Waverly), Maryland.
She spent her life in Baltimore, and was named Maryland's poet laureate in 1931. Reese
co-founded the Women's Literary Club of Baltimore, was a member of the Edgar Allan
Poe Society of Baltimore, and also received an honorary doctorate from Goucher College.
Accession information is unknown.
Upon arrival this manuscript was housed in an acid free folder in a box with 4 other
manuscripts. Previously assigned Ms. Coll #5.
Describing Archives: a Content Standard (DACS)
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Finding Aid: http://library.umbc.edu/speccoll/findingaids/coll155.php
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Reese, Lizette Woodworth, 1856-1935
American poetry--Women authors--20th century