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The Byrd (Bird) Book and Tidewater Poems

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. Acc. 1995.22
A copy of "The Byrd (Bird) Book and Tidewater Poems" by Henry E. Baker, Newport News, 1934 with inscription to Nancy Griesenauer on her graduation from Matthew Whaley by Dr. Susan Price.  Published in 1934 in Newport News, Virginia.

The book contains a photograph of Westover and "The Sign of the Unicorn Horn" in Williamsburg, Virginia.  A photocopy of a January 13, 1933 newspaper clipping of a poem by J.W. Price, M.D. of Williamsburg, Virginia entitled, "Bird Songs-Marshall Lodge."

Dates

  • 1934

Creator

Language of Materials

English

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Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.

Extent

0.03 Linear Feet

Biographical Information:

Henry E. Baker was the author of "The Byrd (Bird) Book and Tidewater Poems," "Lake of the Woods Poems" and "Kenora Bay at Eve" plus other works.

Acquisition Information:

Gift via the Williamsburg Historic Records Association.
Title
Guide to the The Byrd (Bird) Book and Tidewater Poems
Author
Finding Aid Authors: Anne Johnson.
Date
2009-11-18
Language of description
The collection description/finding aid is written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository

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