Room 26 Cabinet of Curiosities

Radiotélégramme

Posted in Beinecke Library, Yale Collection of American Literature by beineckepoetry on December 13, 2010

An urgent plea from George Platt Lynes to Monroe Wheeler, on board the S.S. France, February 19, 1927.

From the Glenway Wescott Papers.

Marianne’s Dressing

Posted in Beinecke Library, Yale Collection of American Literature by beineckepoetry on March 18, 2010

A recipe/letter from Marianne Moore to George Platt Lynes, ca. 1940s.

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A Proper Education & the Death of Isadora.

Posted in Beinecke Library, Yale Collection of American Literature by beineckepoetry on September 21, 2009

A postcard sent from Monroe Wheeler to George Platt Lynes,  April 16, 1927,
suggesting important books to read.

 

And another, posted September 16, 1927, noting the death of Isadora Duncan.