American poet and writer who was associated with the Modernist school of poetry. For five years MacLeish was Librarian of Congress, a post he accepted at the urging of President Franklin D. Roosevelt.
MacLeish was awarded three Pulitzer Prizes for his work. (Wikipedia)
From our stacks: Poem ‘Echo’ from Tower of Ivory By Archibald MacLeish. With a Foreword by Lawrence Mason. New Haven: Yale University Press. London: Humphrey Milford Oxford University Press, 1917.