Collection consists of poems, correspondence, memoranda, and newsclippings relating to the affairs of the Society. Poems and letters were contributed by members. Also, materials pertaining to PSA administrative matters.
Biographical/historical: The Poetry Society of America (PSA) was founded in 1910 in New York City "to aid poets and poetry". Members are professional practicing poets; associate members are critics, lecturers, librarians, educators, and patrons. The Society maintains a collection of books of poetry.