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Poetry and Prose Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2008-003
Scope and Contents: This collection contains records of Poetry & Prose, a reading series presented by the University of Houston Libraries and the University of Houston Creative Writing Program. The series features UH faculty, students, alumni as well as other writers. Materials in this collection include publicity, correspondence, and authorization forms related to planning and promoting the events, as well as phtoographs, scrapsbooks, and press coverage documenting them.

This collection is not yet fully processed, but a partial finding aid is provided. For assistance, please contact Special Collections by emailing mmmanning@uh.edu.

In addition to paper records, this collection also contains digital archival materials, including thank you notes, biographical materials, promotional materials, fliers (both posted and working versions), bookmarks, and MS Word documents featuring biographical introductory notes for speakers. These can be accessed in the Special Collections Reading Room by advance request. These materials may require up to one week to access. Contact curator Mary Manning at mmmanning@uh.edu for more information.

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Dates

  • 1981-2014

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is not yet fully processed. Some materials may be restricted and not available for access. For questions about materials in this collection or to request access, contact curator Mary Manning (mmmanning@uh.edu).

Conditions Governing Use

Special Collections owns the physical items in our collections, but copyright normally belongs to the creator of the materials or their heirs. The researcher has full responsibility for determining copyright status, obtaining permission to publish from copyright holders, and abiding by current copyright laws when publishing or displaying copies of Special Collections material in print or electronic form. For more information, consult the appropriate librarian. Reproduction decisions will be made by Special Collections staff on a case-by-case basis.

Extent

1 Linear Feet

378 Megabytes

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Digital archival materials were acquired from Kerry Creelman in 2015.
Title
Guide to the Poetry and Prose Records
Status
Unprocessed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the University of Houston Libraries Special Collections Repository

Contact:
University of Houston Libraries Special Collections
MD Anderson Library
4333 University Drive
Houston TX 77204-2000 USA
713-743-9750