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Muriel Hoff Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0439

Abstract

Muriel Hoff is an American poet and the author of multiple published works. She is a native of Greensboro, North Carolina, member of the North Carolina Poetry Society and a mother of four.

The collection contains poetry written by Muriel Hoff.

Dates

  • 1972 - 2003

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the creators of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information. Please see our Sensitive Materials Statement.

Biographical or Historical Information

Muriel Hoff is an American poet and the author of mutiple published works. She is a native of Greensboro, North Carolina, member of the North Carolina Poetry Society and a mother of four.

Extent

0.62 Linear Feet (2 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement Note

Collection is arranged alphabetical by first line of each poem. Publications are arranged at the end of the collection.

Method of Acquisition

Gift from Muriel Hoff, August 2015.

Offensive Language Statement

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Processing Information

Processed by Jennifer Motszko in August, 2015.

Creator

Title
Muriel Hoff Papers
Author
Jennifer Motszko
Date
08/13/2015
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
eng

Repository Details

Part of the Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives Repository

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