|Title:||Lizette Woodworth Reese manuscript|
|Creator:||Reese, Lizette Woodworth, 1856-1935|
|Size:||1 box (.25 linear feet)|
|Abstract:||Collection consists of a single page, handwritten manuscript of the poem "Tears" by Lizette Woodworth Reese. The manuscript is dated October 3, 1935.|
|Citation:||Lizette Woodworth Reese manuscript, Collection 155, Special Collections, University of Maryland, Baltimore County (Baltimore, MD).|
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.
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Upon arrival this manuscript was housed in an acid free folder in a box with 4 other manuscripts. Previously assigned Ms. Coll #5.
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Reese, Lizette Woodworth, 1856-1935
American poetry--Women authors--20th century