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Louise Driscoll (1875-1957) was an American poet.[1]

LifeEdit

Driscoll was born in Poughkeepsie, New York. She lived most of her life in Catskill, New York, where she worked as a librarian.[1]

RecognitionEdit

In November 1914 her poem "The Metal Checks" won 1st prize in Poetry magazine's contest for best war poem, beating out contributions by Richard Aldington, Amy Lowell, Carl Sandburg, and Wallace Stevens.[1]

PublicationsEdit

PoetryEdit

PlayEdit


"HOLD FAST YOUR DREAMS" by LOUISE DRISCOLL

"HOLD FAST YOUR DREAMS" by LOUISE DRISCOLL

Except where noted, bibliographical information courtesy WorldCat.[2]

Poems by Louise DriscollEdit

  1. Old Roofs

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Louise Driscoll," Rendezvous with Death: American poems of the Great War (edited by Mark W. Van Wienen). University of Illinois Press, 2002, 285. Google Books, Web, May 7, 2015.
  2. Search results = au:Louise Driscoll, WorldCat, OCLC Online Computer Library Center Inc. Web, May 7, 2015.

External linksEdit

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