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Vincent Godfrey Burns Papers

A description of his papers at Syracuse University

Finding aid created by: MRC
Date: 9 Apr 2010

Biographical History

Vincent Godfrey Burns (1893-1979) was a Congregationalist minister and Poet Laureate of Maryland.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Vincent Godfrey Burns Papers consists of manuscripts, correspondence, clippings, printed material, and published items.

Arrangement of the Collection

The collection is unprocessed and remains in original order.


Access Restrictions:

The collection is currently unprocessed and not available for research. Please contact Special Collections Research Center for more information.

Use Restrictions:

Written permission must be obtained from SCRC and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

Subject Headings


Burns, Vincent Godfrey, 1893-


Poets laureate -- Maryland.
Poets, American.

Genres and Forms

Clippings (information artifacts)
Manuscripts for publication.



Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Vincent Godfrey Burns Papers,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Purchase, 1969.

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