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Creator:Gerstler, Amy
Title:Amy Gerstler letter and postcards to Tom Clark
Date(s):1982-1988
Call No:MSS 0099, F0955
Abstract:Amy Gerstler (1956-) is an American poet and writer who won the National Book Critics Circle Award for her volume of poetry, Bitter Angel in 1991. Gerstler sent two postcards[...] and a letter to American poet Tom Clark (1941-) between 1982 and 1988 in which she provided news, sought his advice on professional matters, and asked after his family.
Subjects:Poets, American--20th century--Correspondence | Poets | Authors
Creator:Metcalf, Paul C.
Title:Paul Metcalf letters to Ted Wilentz
Date(s):1984-1991
Call No:MSS 0099, F0842
Abstract:The collection comprises letters and postcards written from Paul Metcalf, experimental American writer, to Ted Wilentz, former owner of the Eighth Street Bookshop in New York City, between 1984 and[...] 1991.
Subjects:American literature--20th century | Authors, American--20th century | Experimental fiction, American--20th century
Creator:Ginsberg, Allen, 1926-1997
Title:Allen Ginsberg letters to Gregory Corso
Date(s):1982-1985
Call No:MSS 0099, F0907
Abstract:Allen Ginsberg wrote these postcards and letters to Gregory Corso between 1982 and 1985.
Subjects:American poetry--20th century--Correspondence | Beat generation--Correspondence
Creator:Bowles, Paul, 1910-1999
Title:Paul Bowles letters to John B. L. Goodwin
Date(s):1956-1991
Call No:MSS 0099, F0947
Abstract:In these eighteen letters, written between 1957 and 1991, American novelist Paul Bowles (1910-1999) corresponded with his longtime friend American novelist, poet, and painter John B. L. Goodwin (1912-1994).
Subjects:Authors, American--20th century--Correspondence | International travel--History--20th century | Bangkok (Thailand)--Description and travel | Tangier (Morocco)--Description and travel
Creator:Smiley, Jane
Title:Literary letters to Dr. Alvin C. Weseley
Date(s):1987-1995
Call No:MSS 0099, F1026
Abstract:This collection consists of correspondence from writers Elizabeth Tallent, Jane Smiley, and Larry McMurtry to Dr. Alvin C. Weseley, dating between 1987 and 1995.
Subjects:Authors, American--20th century--Correspondence
Creator:Skerl, Jennie
Title:Jennie Skerl Paul Bowles collection
Date(s):1985-1997
Call No:MSS 0663
Abstract:The Jennie Skerl Paul Bowles collection contains correspondence from Paul Bowles to American Beat scholar Jennie Skerl, as well as additional correspondence, notes, and transcripts of interviews about Bowles's life,[...] work, and Tangier literary circle.
Subjects:Authors, American--20th century--Correspondence | Authors | Poets | Scholars | More Subjects
Creator:Rakosi, Carl, 1903-2004
Title:Carl Rakosi letters to Tom Clark
Date(s):1984
Call No:MSS 0099, F0706
Abstract:Two autographed postcards, and a short typed note, written by Carl Rakosi to Tom Clark in 1984 regarding the release of the author's Collected Prose.
Subjects:Poets, American--20th century | Literary critics | San Francisco (Calif.) | Santa Barbara Presidio (Santa Barbara, Calif.)
Creator:Gold, Joseph, 1912-
Title:Sir Joseph Gold political and miscellaneous ephemera collection
Date(s):1960-1996
Call No:MSS 0472
Abstract:The attorney and author Joseph Gold was born in London, England, on July 12, 1912; he died on February 22, 2000, in Bethesda, Maryland. The Sir Joseph Gold political and[...] miscellaneous ephemera collection comprises .67 linear feet of newsletters, pamphlets, posters, blank letterhead, and typed pages from the 1960s through the 1990s.
Subjects:Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Protest movements | Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Veterans--United States | Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Protest movements--United States | Black power--United States--History--20th century | More Subjects
Creator:Bowles, Paul, 1910-1999
Title:Paul Bowles letters to Frank Lauria
Date(s):1977-1988
Call No:MSS 0099, F0927
Abstract:One autograph signed postcard and three typed and signed letter written by Paul Bowles to Frank Lauria between 1977 and 1988.
Subjects:Authors, American--20th century--Correspondence
Creator:Corso, Gregory
Title:Gregory Corso autograph postcard to his father
Date(s):1980-2001
Call No:MSS 0099, F0993
Abstract:Gregory Corso autograph lenticular postcard depicting an image of the Virgin Mary to his father (Sam Corso) is dated August 8, 1980, and written while Corso was in Italy and[...] described a terrorist bombing in Bologna. Also included is a funeral mass card for Gregory Corso's funeral on January 17, 2001.
Subjects:Bologna (Italy)
Creator:Furnival, John, 1933-
Title:John Furnival letter and postcard
Date(s):1987
Call No:MSS 0099, F0996
Abstract:John Furnival's letter, dated May 26, 1987, and postcard, dated June 11, 1987, are addressed to Philip Ciappoini and Chloe's Books, respectively. Both are signed and regard a series of[...] broadsides Mr. Furnival was publishing. Also included are a prospectus for the series titled Letters to the Great Dead, which bears a small reproduction of Anton Bruckner's broadside and a single sheet by Jonathan Williams describing the series.
Creator:Allmond, Charles M., 1931-
Title:Charles Allmond papers
Date(s):1982-2013
Call No:MSS 0673
Abstract:The papers of Delaware artist Charles Allmond (born 1931) document over three decades (1981-2013) of his prolific career. The collection comprises 3 linear feet and oversize removals that include drawings,[...] designs, slides, sculptures, as well as files of correspondence and documentation for exhibitions in which his work was included.
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Subjects:Sculptors--United States--20th century | Sculpture, American--20th century | Sculpture, American--20th century--Exhibitions | Animal sculpture--United States--History--20th century | More Subjects
Creator:Callender, Donald W., Jr.
Title:Donald Callender papers
Date(s):1968-2008
Call No:MSS 0588
Abstract:This collection documents the for-profit and nonprofit work of Donald W. Callender, Jr., an industrial archaeologist whose career in the greater Delaware-Pennsylvania-New Jersey area has involved maintenance and restoration of[...] railroads and rail cars. In addition, Callender was involved in the establishment of a regional living history museum, the leadership of historic preservation organizations, and efforts to restore the Wilmington Waterfront and increase tourism to the city. The collection also documents his personal interest in sailing and tall ships and his involvement in the Kalmar Nyckel Foundation.
Subjects:Historic preservation--United States--History--20th century | Industrial management--United States--History--20th century | Railroads--Delaware--History--20th century | Railroads--Delaware--History--21st century | More Subjects
Creator:University of Delaware Library, Special Collections
Title:Delaware postcard collection
Date(s):1881-2014
Call No:PPI 0100
Abstract:The Delaware postcard collection houses examples of many of the different types of postcards produced from the late nineteenth century to the modern era, including real photo postcards, linen postcards,[...] and photochrome or chrome postcards. It also serves as a visual record of the historic and geographic changes in Delaware over this time period.
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Subjects:Postcards--Delaware | Postcards--Middle Atlantic States | Architecture--Delaware--History--19th century | Architecture--Delaware--History--20th century | More Subjects
Creator:Coffey, Brian, 1905-1995
Title:Brian Coffey papers
Date(s):1917-1996
Call No:MSS 0382
Abstract:The Brian Coffey papers consist of personal and literary papers which document the life and career of the avant-garde Irish poet from 1917 to 1996.
Subjects:English poetry--Irish authors--20th century | Poets, Irish--20th century | Private presses--England--History--20th century | Poets | More Subjects
Creator:Furnival, John, 1933-
Title:John Furnival papers
Date(s):1941-2016
Call No:MSS 0746
Abstract:John Furnival (born 1933) is a British visual artist whose work is associated with the Concrete Poetry, Mail Art, and Fluxus movements, as well as with the American Beats. In[...] 1964, Furnival, along with Dom Sylvester Houédard, founded Openings Press, a small Gloucestershire press dedicated to publishing concrete poetry and similar work. The John Furnival papers encompass nearly fifty years of the artist’s personal and professional activity and document his involvement with the International Concrete Poetry and Mail Art movements through correspondence, publications, broadsides, and posters.
Subjects:Concrete poetry | Experimental poetry, English | Printing | Printing presses in art | More Subjects
Creator:Peter Owen (Firm)
Title:Peter Owen publishing records
Date(s):1951-1995
Call No:MSS 0571
Abstract:Peter Owen publishing records is the publisher’s archive (1950s-1995) of an independent British firm renowned for its international list of major authors and avant garde works. The bulk of the[...] collection consists of the production files of selected works, primarily from the 1980s and 1990s, including edited typescripts, proofs, and other materials documenting the process of turning an author’s manuscript into a finished book.
Subjects:Publishers and publishing--Great Britain--History--20th century | Publishers | Editors (assembling, revising) | Translators
Creator:Wilson, Gregory C.
Title:Gregory C. Wilson collection of African-American postcards and trade cards
Date(s):1871-2002
Call No:PPI 0107
Abstract:The Gregory C. Wilson collection of African-American postcards and trade cards comprises 1.3 linear feet of postcards, trade cards, printed ephemera, and letters. The majority of the collection consists of[...] nineteenth- and twentieth-century American postcards and trade cards that feature a diverse array of positive and negative images of African Americans. The collection as a whole documents the history of harmful stereotypes that represented social values and mores across the country. Images include ridicule of black religion, harm to black children, scatological humor, poverty, crime, music, and labor, as well as race relations, military service, domestic scenes, transportation, women, and tribal depictions.
Subjects:African Americans--History--1877-1964 | African Americans--History--1964- | African Americans--History--20th century--Pictorial works | Racism--United States--Pictorial works | More Subjects
Creator:Bailey, Jeffrey
Title:Jeffrey Bailey collection of James Leo Herlihy papers
Date(s):1942-2006
Call No:MSS 0670
Abstract:The Jeffrey Bailey collection of James Leo Herlihy papers is a combination of correspondence and personal papers originated by American author and actor James Leo Herlihy and literary papers belonging[...] to Herlihy’s long-time friend and literary executor, American author Jeffrey Bailey.
Subjects:Authors, American--20th century | Artists--United States--20th century | Dramatists, American--20th century | Actors--United States--20th century | More Subjects
Creator:Jackson, Fleda Brown, 1944-
Title:Fleda Brown papers
Date(s):1950-2014
Call No:MSS 0800
Abstract:Fleda Brown (born 1944) is an American poet, scholar, and educator, and was poet laureate for the state of Delaware from 2001-2007. The Fleda Brown papers, spanning circa 1950-2014 (bulk[...] 1963-2014), comprise early works, poem drafts and notes, journals, correspondence, and materials related to Brown's professional life as a poet and professor of English at the University of Delaware.
Subjects:American poetry--20th century | American poetry 21st century | Poets, American--20th century | Poets, American--21st century | More Subjects
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