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Series 10
Scrapbooks, 1951-1998
BV5-BV7; OBV1-OBV4

Scope and Content Note

The series consists of seven scrapbooks of Anthony Hecht from 1951-1998. Four of the scrapbooks (1951-1982) include clippings letters, and memorabilia documenting Hecht's career accomplishments, and two of the scrapbooks, presented to Hecht on his seventieth birthday, document the years from 1982-1988 and 1989-1993. One scrapbook presented to Hecht on his seventy-fifth birthday, includes signed poems and letters from aquaintainces of Hecht's, many of whom are published authors.

Arrangement Note

Arranged in chronological order.

Box Folder Content
OBV1 Red scrapbook, clippings, letters, memorabilia, programs from 1940; 1951-1970
OBV2 Black scrapbook, clippings, programs, promotional material from 1970-1973
OBV3 Brown Scrapbook, clippings, programs, some correspondence, including invitations, 1973-1982
OBV4 Brown scrapbook, clippings, 1982
BV5 Seventieth birthday scrapbook, volume 1, 1982-1988 contains clippings, programs, promotional material and photographs from, 1982-1988 presented by Helen Hecht to Anthony Hecht on his 70th birthday
BV6 Seventieth birthday scrapbook, volume 2, 1989-1993 contains clippings, programs, promotional material and photographs from, 1989-1993 presented by Helen Hecht to Anthony Hecht on his 70th birthday
BV7 Seventy-fifth birthday scrapbook, signed poems and letters to commemorate Anthony Hecht's seventy-fifth birthday, 1998
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