John G. Neihardt Papers, 1908-1974 (C3778)

1.4 cubic feet

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Correspondence and miscellaneous material of poet. Neihardt was most famous for his epic A CYCLE OF THE WEST, and BLACK ELK SPEAKS. He was poet laureate of Nebraska, literary editor of the ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, 1929-1938, and an instructor at the University of Missouri, 1949-1965.