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Hartford poet and editor.
Papers relating to her poetry and other writings. Many manuscript poems as well as manuscript prose writings; some printed works. Correspondence (including 1 letter from Edna St. Vincent Millay, 3 from Wallace Stevens, and 1 from W.B. Yeats) consists mainly of letters to Spencer regarding poetry submissions to the Hartford Times . Miscellaneous papers, manuscript notes, and ephemera relating to The Poetry Club of Hartford, "The Poet's Corner" column, and Spencer's position as poetry editor of the Hartford Times . Arranged and inventoried.
Gift of her sister, Mrs. Leon Hart, 1957.
Trinity College, Hartford, Conn.
Trinity College, "Martha Linsley Spencer Collection" (1999). Watkinson Manuscripts Finding Aids. 24.