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Full Name: Robert Traill Spence Lowell IV
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(1917-1977)(Robert Traill Spence Lowell, IV) Poet. Robert Lowell lived in Manhattan, New York, and served a jail sentence as a conscientious objector in the 1940s in a New York City jail; he died in a taxicab coming to Manhattan, New York, to see his former wife Eliazbeth Hardwick. He was also married to Jean Stafford. He was Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress from 1947 to 1948.
Author's Timeline:
1917 (Unknown) County
Robert Traill Spence Lowell IV was born in Boston, Massachusetts, in 1917. 
1977 New York County
Robert Lowell died in Manhattan, New York, in 1977. 
1964 (Unknown) County
For The Union Dead
 
1977 (Unknown) County
Robert Lowell is buried in the private Stark Cemetery, Dunbarton, New Hampshire. 
1944 (Unknown) County
Land Of Unlikeness
Poetry. 
1946 (Unknown) County
Lord Weary's Castle
Poetry collection which was awarded the Pulitzer Prize. 
1959 (Unknown) County
Life Studies
Winner of the National Book Award in 1960. 
1973 (Unknown) County
The Dolphin
Collection of poetry. 
1949 (Unknown) County
The Mills Of The Kavanaughs
 
1965 (Unknown) County
The Old Glory
Play. 
1961 (Unknown) County
Imitations
Collection of poetry. 
1967 (Unknown) County
Near the Ocean
Collection of poetry. 
1977 (Unknown) County
Day By Day
Collection of poetry. 
1948 Saratoga County
Lowell was a writer in residence at the Yaddo artists' colony in Saratoga Springs, New York during 1948 and 1949. 
? New York County
Lowell lived in Manhattan, New York, New York. 

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