Series 3
Sylvia Plath
Boxes 138-149; OP15

Scope and Content Note

The series consists of materials relating to Sylvia Plath including writings (poetry and prose) by Plath, writings by others about Plath, printed material by and about Plath including reviews of her works, materials relating to books published after Plath's death, and information regarding the Plath holdings at Smith College and Indiana Univeristy.

Any material relating to Sylvia Plath that was found on the verso of another item elsewhere in the collection was photocopied and added to this series, with a note on the bottom as to where the original item is located in the collection.

Arrangement Note

Organized into six subseries: (3.1) Poems, (3.2) Prose, (3.3) Posthumous books (3.4) Printed materials, (3.5) Writings by others; (3.6) Holdings in other repositories, and (3.7) Other material.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Special restrictions apply: writings by Ted Hughes may not be reproduced without the permission of Carol Hughes. Series 3 contains some copies of original materials held by the Smith College Library and the Lilly Library. These copies may not be reproduced without the permission of the owner of the originals.

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

Related Materials in Other Repositories

Mortimer Rare Book Room, Smith College and Lilly Library, Indiana University.

Description of Subseries