Poetry: A Magazine of Verse
October 1912 - present
Frenquency of publication
1912-1913: 1,065; subscription price
1921-1922: 1,891; subscription price $3.00
Place of Publication
5 x 7; originally bound in a light tan
cover that always contained a picture of the pegasus. Contained table
of contents, criticisms, and poems by professional and amateur poets.
Alice Corbin Henderson
Significant holdings of Originals
• Davidson College, North Carolina (vol. 1-149, 1912-1986)
• Chowan College Whitaker Library, North Carolina (1-160, 1912-1992)
• Brevard College, North Carolina. (1949-1954, 1969-1996)
• Durham CNTY Library, North Carolina (retains current 4 years)
“The office itself was lively.
Poets felt free to drop in, look over manuscripts
and debate the new movements of free verse."
-Monroe, A Poet's Life