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Curtiss, Mina Kirstein



  • Existence: 1896 October 13-1985 October 31 - 1985-10-31


Class of 1918.


Class of 1918.

Occupations: Professor, English; Author; Translator.

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Chapelbrook Foundation records

Identifier: MRBC-MS-00029
Scope and Contents The records include correspondence on the work of the foundation, requests for grants from writers and artists and correspondence between the foundation and grant applicants. There is also a report on the first decade of the foundation. Grant recipients included Conrad Aiken (1962), Elizabeth Bishop (1960), Marc Blitzstein (1963), E. E. Cummings (1958), James T. Farrell (1960), Phillip Levine (1968), W.S. Merwin (1966), Tillie Olson (1964-1966), Kenneth Patchen (1961), Kenneth Rexroth...
Dates of Materials: 1953 - 1974

Curtiss, Mina Kirstein, 1971-75

 File — Box 67.8: [Barcode: 310183630241353], Folder: 3-4
Scope and Contents From the Series:

This series consists of twelve boxes of correspondence and transcripts with and by the interview respondents. These are filed alphabetically.

Dates of Materials: 1971-75

Eric Stahlberg slides

Identifier: CA-MS-01195

Northampton-based photographer. Collection contains glass plate negatives, mainly portraits of people affiliated with Smith College. Other photographs include campus locations, buildings, and dramatic productions.

Dates of Materials: early-mid 20th century

Mina Kirstein Curtiss papers

Identifier: SSC-MS-00250
Abstract English professor, translator, and author. The bulk of the Curtiss papers focus on her writing career including correspondence with publishers and researchers, research material, artwork, and edited typescripts. Other materials include an oral history, photographs, diaries, and extensive correspondence with many eminent figures from the literary world as well as Smith College associates, friends and family members. Correspondents include Dean Acheson, Jacques Barzun, Jill Ker Conway, Anne...
Dates of Materials: 1913 - 2005

Mina Kirstein Curtiss Papers

Identifier: CA-MS-00047

Class of 1918, Professor of English, author. Collection contains biographical material, correspondence, examinations, lectures, publications, and student papers.

Dates of Materials: 1915 - 1983; Majority of material found within 1918-1945