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Robert Frost Writes from Littleton, NH on Teaching and Billiards

Robert Frost Ernest Silver Plymouth Letter

The letters written by Robert Frost, right, were donated privately to Plymouth State University Photo: AP/ALAMY

Frost met Ernest Silver at Pinkerton Academy in Derry, where Silver was the high school principal and Frost taught English. When Silver became the president of what was then known as Plymouth Normal School, he invited Frost to come teach education and psychology.

“Hope you got your pedagogy renovated by the kid-glove contingent at the institute.” Frost writes.

READ MORE at the Telegraph.

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