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Collection Summary
Administrative Information
Publication Rights
Access
Biographical/Historical note
Scope and Contents note
Processing Note
Container List
Correspondence
Personal Papers
Publicity
Teaching Workshops, Vermont Council on the Arts
Writings
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Leland Kinsey Papers

Collection Summary

Repository
University of Vermont, Bailey/Howe Library, Special Collections
Creator
Kinsey, Leland
Title
Leland Kinsey Papers
ID
mss.955
Date
1970-2008
Extent
2.08 Linear feet
Physical Description Note
1 carton, 2 boxes, 1 oversize folder
Location
Library Research Annex, contact uvmsc@uvm.edu for access
Language
English
Abstract
Leland Kinsey was a poet from Barton, Vermont. He published several volumes of poetry and taught workshops for the Vermont Council on the Arts. The collection includes Kinsey's personal writings and notes, works in publications, information on teaching workshops, correspondence with publishers, and publicity and reviews of his work.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item] Leland Kinsey Papers, Special Collections, University of Vermont Library.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

 University of Vermont, Bailey/Howe Library, Special Collections 2017-01-05 

Access

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Curator of Manuscripts.

Processing Note

Processed by Erin Clauss, 2016

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Biographical/Historical note

Leland Kinsey (d. 2016) was a Vermont poet and a teacher for the Vermont Council on the Arts. Born and raised in Barton, Vermont, Kinsey earned a MFA from Syracuse University, later returning to live in Vermont.

Other notable names in the collection include Leslie Kinsey, Leland's wife, Erwin Kinsey, Leland's cousin and director of Heifer International in Tanzania, and Howard Frank Mosher, a teacher and friend of Leland.

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Scope and Contents note

The Leland Kinsey Papers contain writings, notes, correspondence, and publicity for poet Leland Kinsey's work, 1970-2008. The collection includes Kinsey's personal writings and notes for his work, magazines with published work both by Kinsey and others, information on teaching workshops for the Vermont Council on the Arts program, correspondence with publishers, publicity and reviews, including newspaper clippings, of Kinsey's work, and a small amount of personal papers.

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