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Unformatted text preview: Selected Poems: New and Old 1923-1966 ) 1968 Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts 1970 Van Wyck Brooks Award (for Audubon: A Vision ) National Medal for Literature (for total contribution) 1974 Delivered the third annual Jefferson Lecture in the Humanities for the National Endowment for the Humanities 1975 Elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences Emerson-Thoreau Award 1976 Copernicus Award for the Academy of American Poets (for general achievement, but with special recognition of Or Else ) 1980 Medal of Freedom(America's highest award presented to a civilian)...
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