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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 This collection includes correspondence, creative works, clippings, and printed matter written by or related to the poet Vassar Miller. The materials fall between the years 1969 and 2000. Included in this collection are poems and other works by Vassar Miller, critical essays about Vassar Miller, photocopied newspaper clippings, and a typescript of Bruce Kellner's play about Vassar Miller, Swimming on Concrete. Several folders include correspondence related to Vassar Miller's care...
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,...
- Authors -- 20th century 2
- Manuscripts (documents) 2
- Photographs 2
- Poems 2
- Poets -- 20th century 2
- American poetry -- 20th century 1
- Audiotapes 1
- Authors, American 1
- Beat poetry 1
- Broadsides (notices) 1
- Diaries 1
- Essays 1
- Memorabilia 1
- People with disabilities 1 ∧ less
- Kellner, Bruce 1
- Miller, Vassar 1
- Patchen, Kenneth, 1911-1972 1
- Patchen, Miriam 1
- University of Houston -- Faculty 1