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Collection of Photographs and Ephemera Related to Robert Frost Receiving an Honorary Degree from Syracuse University.

Syracuse, NY: 1959.

Price: $750.00

About the item

3 black and white photographs; 8vo program; TLS. Photos are very good with some light edgewear, letter toned, program is fine.

Item #365551

Frost attended Dartmouth and Harvard, but did not graduate from either, nevertheless, he received honorary degrees from over forty institutions, among them Darmouth (twice) and Harvard, Oxford, Cambridge, and in 1959, he received an honorary doctorate of letters from Syracuse, and delivered a response during the graduation program. The photos depict Frost receiving his degree, participating in the ceremony, and signing autographs. They are accompanied by the program of the event, and a letter from the Secretary of Public Affairs, enclosing the material.