Rare Book & Manuscript Library

Thomas Francis Parkinson papers, 1950-1985

Series I: Correspondence, 1950-1985

The correspondence series is comprised of letters to and from Parkinson related to his involvement in the literary scene of the beat generation and the San Francisco Renaissance.

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Box 1 Folder 1 BBC to Ginsberg and Parkinson, 1958

Box 1 Folder 2 Corso, Gregory to Parkinson, undated

Box 1 Folder 3 Feinberg, Charles to Parkinson, 1963

Box 1 Folder 4 to 8 Ginsberg, Allen to Parkinson, undated, 1950-1985

Box 1 Folder 6 McClure, Michael to Parkinson, undated and 1963-1982, undated, 1963-1982


Box 1 Folder 7 to Allen Ginsberg, undated, 1958-1969

Box 1 Folder 8 to Michael McClure, 1963-1971

Box 1 Folder 9 to Gary Snyder, 1970

Box 1 Folder 10 to Philip Whalen, undated

Box 1 Folder 11 Snyder, Gary

Box 1 Folder 12 to Ariel Parkinson, undated

Box 1 Folder 13 to 18 to Parkinson, 1959-1983

(some of these letters include poetry manuscripts)

Box 2 Folder 1 to 3 Whalen, Philip to Parkinson, undated and 1957-1980, undated, 1957-1980