Leonard Cirino Collection
The Leonard Cirino Poetry Collection donated to the Kelley House Museum by Ava Hayes, represents a nearly complete collection of poetry by Albion resident, Leonard Cirino, 1943 – 2012. Cirino lived on the Mendocino Coast from the late 1970s until the late 1990s. He was the author of 20 chapbooks and 16 full-length collections of poetry. While in residence, he established Pygmy Forest Press, which published his own work and that of his contemporaries.