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Guests at the opening of the Katherine Anne Porter room, University of Maryland, May 15, 1968

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Summary:Guests listen to selections from Katherine Anne Porter's "Old French Song-Book" at her birthday party in the Maryland Room, preceding the opening of the Katherine Anne Porter room in McKeldin Library at the University of Maryland, College Park, May 15, 1968. Pictured are Walter Heintze, Isabel Bayley, Eudora Welty, Barrett Prettyman, Glenway Wescott, Robert L. Beare, Rhea Johnson, and others.
Creator:Clark, Bill
Provider:University of Maryland, College Park. Office of University Relations
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Maryland
Place of origin – Settlement:College Park
Temporal subject: 1961-1970
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States
Geographical subject – Region:Maryland
Geographical subject – Settlement:College Park
Topical subjects:Authors
Porter, Katherine Anne, 1890-1980
Rites & ceremonies
ArchivesUM location:Katherine Anne Porter papers
  • series 12
  • box 34
  • item 3161
  • accession 66-5
Repository:Literary Manuscripts
Browse terms:University of Maryland
Literature, Print Culture
University AlbUM Browse terms:People
Collection:University AlbUM
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