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Leacy-Naylor Green-Leach papers

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Abstract

Title:
Leacy-Naylor Green-Leach papers
Author/Creator:
Green-Leach, Leacy-Naylor
Collection number:
82-16
Size:
1.50 linear feet
Bulk dates:
1877-1936
Inclusive dates:
1877-1936
Collection Area:
Literature and Rare Books
Repository:
Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries, Hornbake Library, College Park, MD 20742. Tel: 301-405-9212, Fax: 301-314-2709, Email: askhornbake@umd.edu
Abstract:

Poet and editor Leacy Naylor Green-Leach was born in Culpepper County, Virginia, in 1862. She was educated in private schools in Virginia until she was enrolled in Hellmuth Ladies' College in London, Ontario, from which she graduated with honors at age sixteen. Green-Leach was the great-great-granddaughter of George Mason, one of the authors of the Bill of Rights. Her literary activities include the founding and editing of a Baltimore-based literary magazine called The Circle, which ran from 1923 until 1938; also in 1923, Green-Leach established the Baltimore literary group, the American Poetry Circle. Spanning the dates between 1877 and 1936, the Green-Leach papers consist of manuscripts, publications, correspondence, memorabilia, art work, and photographs.

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Leacy-Naylor Green-Leach papers, Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries.

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