R. S. Gwynn Papers
Scope and Contents
This collection is comprised of annotated typescripts and page mock-ups for Gwynn’s three books of poetry, and one poem written for a wedding ceremony. Dates range from circa 1976-1994.
- Gwynn, R. S. (Person)
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Collection is open for research.
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Robert Samuel Gwynn was born May 13, 1948, in Leaksville, North Carolina, and earned his Masters’ in Fine Arts from the University of Arkansas in 1973. He taught English at Southwest Texas State University from 1973-1976, and since then has taught at Lamar University, in Beaumont, Texas. He has published several books of poetry and contributed to many poetry anthologies and dictionaries of literary biography.
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This collection is comprised of annotated typescripts and page mock-ups for Gwynn’s three books of poetry, and one poem written for a wedding ceremony.
Materials may be stored off-site. Advance notice is required for use: https://www.thewittliffcollections.txstate.edu/research/makearesearchappointment.html.
Source of Acquisition
Gift of R.S. Gwynn, 1991.
- Guide to the R. S. Gwynn Papers
- Amanda Oates
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- Finding aid written in English.
- 2010: Finding aid revised by Alan Schaefer.
- 2021: Revised for ArchivesSpace by Susannah Broyles.