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Dates: 1867-2005; Majority of material found within 1965-2000
Scope and Contents The collection contains typed and handwritten drafts of poems and other writings, as well as correspondence, photographs, clippings, and memorabilia related to Cynthia Macdonald’s life and work as an accomplished poet and co-founder of the Creative Writing Program at the University of Houston. In addition to the extensive accumulation of multiple drafts of her writings, Macdonald’s trove of correspondence is of particular interest, featuring letters to and from writing friends, colleagues,...
Scope and Contents The Fritz Leiber Papers contains correspondence, notes, manuscripts, typescripts, publications and tearsheets, diaries and biographical materials, financial, legal and medical records, photographs, illustrations, convention materials, and miscellaneous materials. Additional oversize art/illustration materials and ephemera such as weaponry, sculpture, and awards are housed separately. The materials date from the 1930s to the 1980s. They are housed in 60 manuscripts boxes, 5 storage boxes, and...
Scope and Contents The Kenneth Patchen Collection contains correspondence, photographs, publicity and promotional materials, books, picture-poems, sound recordings, newspaper clippings, and miscellaneous items.The collection was received with chronological item descriptions composed by Ronald Dunkin, the original collector of the materials. In order to facilitate access, the items in the collection were categorized according to type of material and placed by date within category. The books,...
Dates: 1993-2010; Majority of material found within 2004-2010
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This collection includes speeches, written works, as well as DVDs and photo CDs that document civic and professional life of Andrea White, former First Lady of Houston, housed in one box and comprised of three series.
- Authors -- 20th century 3
- Photographs 3
- Typescripts 3
- Authors, American 2
- Poets, American -- 20th century 2
- American poetry -- 20th century 1
- Audiotapes 1
- Beat poetry 1
- Books 1
- Broadsides (notices) 1
- Compact discs 1
- Diaries 1
- Fantasy fiction, American 1
- Horror tales, American 1
- Memorabilia 1
- Poems 1
- Poets -- 20th century 1
- Records (documents) 1
- Science fiction, American 1 ∧ less
- Leiber, Fritz, 1910-1992 1
- Patchen, Kenneth, 1911-1972 1
- Patchen, Miriam 1
- University of Houston -- Faculty 1
- University of Houston. Creative Writing Program 1