Kay Boyle papers


Creator: Boyle, Kay, 1902-1992
Date(s): 1930-1991
Bulk Dates: 1960-1986
Call Number: MSS 0131
Language: Materials in English, French, and German.
Abstract: Born on February 19, 1902, in Saint Paul, Minnesota, Kay Boyle has been known for her work and achievements as a poet, short story writer, novelist, journalist, teacher, and political activist. One of the most prominent American expatriates during the 1920s and 1930s, much of Kay Boyle’s work reflects the influences of that literary circle.
Physical Description: 6 linear feet (677 items)
Source: Purchase, 1989-1995.
Processing: Originally processed by Anita A. Wellner, 1990. Revised by Anita A. Wellner, 1996. Encoded by Thomas Pulhamus, February 2010. Further encoding Lauren Connolly, August 2015, and Tiffany Saulter, November 2015. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard