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This folder contains typescripts and manuscripts of approximately 10 poems. Some of them show Cummings’ political side, criticizing what he saw as the shortcomings of the GOP and warning that “If you vote for Ike you’ll cut your throat.”
West Virginia, Appalachia, Cummings, Melville Homer Cummings, Methodist Church, Methodism, Poetry
Appalachian Studies | Christianity | Digital Humanities | Poetry | Rhetoric
Cummings, Melville Homer, "Series III. Folder 5. Poems, n.d." (2019). The M. Homer Cummings Papers. 25.