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- Subject: Language and Literature X
Call Number: Ms-85-3
Abstract: Daisy Aldan was an accomplished poet, publisher, translator and teacher. The Aldan papers contain manusript poems and translations by Daisy Aldan, photographs, promotional materials, biographical material, and correspondence.
Call Number: Ms. 2010.024
Overview: Bayberry Hill Press was a small publishing company in Connecticut that produced a series of hand-crafted books between 1958 and 1979. This collection is made up of general material about the press and material about specific books, including correspondence, manuscripts, galley proofs, paste-ups, and notebooks.
Call Number: Ms-2010-046
Abstract: This collection consists of the papers of Martha Dickinson Bianchi and her family. It includes a great deal of secondary material relating to Emily Dickinson, along with material relating to the posthumous publication of Emily's work by Martha. In addition to the personal papers of Martha Bianchi and family (including family and editorial correspondence, diaries, notes, worksheets, typescript poems, stories, plays, photographs, articles, books, and clippings), the collection includes the...
Call Number: Ms-Botta
Abstract: Anne Charlotte Lynch Botta (1815-1891) was a teacher and poet of Providence, Rhode Island and New York City. The collection covers the years 1835-1894 and contains correspondence concerning literary and personal affairs, three manuscripts of her poems, two engraved portraits extracted from a book, and miscellaneous notes.
Call Number: MS-2003-001
Overview: The Carcosa Press records include edited manuscripts, camera-ready copy, bluelines and layouts for the four titles published by the press, along with organizational correspondence, contracts, order books, bank statements and tax returns. The material dates from 1972 to 1991.
Call Number: Ms-2010-047
Abstract: Professor of English at University of Wisconsin, Abraham Chapman (1915-1976) published several books on ethnic and minority literature in the United States. This collection includes his research materials from his work on ethnic literature in the United States.
Dates: 1925-1975, bulk 1955-1975
Call Number: Ms-90-30-TEMP
Call Number: Ms-79-3-TEMP
Abstract: As one of the twentieth century's leading fantaisistes, California-born Clark Ashton Smith (1893-1961) also exhibited considerable skill as a poet, translator, sculptor, and painter. His papers, which reflect his wide-ranging interests, consist of approximately 8000 items and include, among other items, his correspondence; many working manuscripts of his writings, some of which remain unpublished; financial and legal documents; published material consisting of periodicals of his own work; and...
Dates: circa 1911-1961
Call Number: MS-2015-007
Overview: This collection, although small in scope, contains a significant assortment of documentation, the sum total of which provides substantive information about Gregory Corso’s personal and creative life. It contains working manuscripts and original artwork by Corso, as well as a small collection of correspondence mostly connected to Corso as either sender, recipient or subject. It also contains a small group of books by Corso; over one hundred photographs of Corso and his family and associates;...
Dates: 1958-2004, bulk 1980-1983
Call Number: Ms-2009-001
Abstract: The Cover to Cover Collection was developed by Prof. Robert Scholes of the Modernist Journals Project. The goal is to collect and preserve important journals from the Modernist period in complete issues, including covers and advertisements. The impetus for building the Collection was the discovery, as the MJP began searching for issues of journals to include in its digital project, that the vast majority of libraries had routinely stripped covers and advertisements prior to binding, resulting...