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E. E. Cummings correspondence and drawings, 1922-1969

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: Ms Coll\Cummings
Bib ID 4078673 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Dupee, F. W (Frederick Wilcox), 1904-1979 ; Cummings, E. E (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962 ; Stade, George ; Burke, Kenneth, 1897-1993 ; Cowley, Malcolm, 1898-1989 ; Morehouse, Marion, 1906-1969 ; Dos Passos, John, 1896-1970 ; Eastman, Max, 1883-1969 ; Moore, Marianne, 1887-1972 ; Tate, Allen, 1899-1979
Title E. E. Cummings correspondence and drawings, 1922-1969
Physical Description 0.5 linear feet (121 items in 1 box)
Language(s) English .

Collection is located on-site.

Collection has no restrictions.



Selected materials cataloged; remainder arranged.



A collection of letters written to Frederick W. Dupee and George Stade in connection with their work as editors of THE SELECTED LETTERS OF E.E. CUMMINGS, published in 1969. There are letters from numerous friends and associates of Cummings, including Kenneth Burke, Malcolm Cowley, Marion Morehouse Cummings (Mrs. E.E. Cummings), John Dos Passos, Max Eastman, Marianne Moore, and Allen Tate. Also, 24 drawings by E.E. Cummings dating from the 1920 and 1930s.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

Collection is located on-site.

Collection has no restrictions.

Preferred Citation

E. E. Cummings Correspondence and Drawings. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Frederick W. Dupee & George Stade, 1971; anonymous gift, 1972.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 06/--/89.

Revision Description

2009-06-26 File created.

2011-11- 10 EAD created by PTL

2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.

Subject Headings

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Series I: Cataloged Correspondence

Box 1 Brown, William Slater

Box 1 Burke, Kenneth

Box 1 Cowley, Malcolm

Box 1 Cummings, Marion (Mrs. E. E.)

Box 1 Dos Passos, John

Box 1 Eastman, Max

Box 1 Graves, Robert

Box 1 Macleish, Archibald

Box 1 Moore, Marianne

Box 1 Tate, Allen

Series II: Arranged Correspondence

Box 1 Alfred, William

Box 1 Ayer, A. J.

Box 1 Cornell, Julien

Box 1 Cozzens, Bernice

Box 1 Cummings, Marion

Box 1 Diamond, David

Box 1 Frankenberg, Lloyd

Box 1 Galantiere, Louis

Box 1 Garcia Villa, Jose "

Box 1 Hillyer, Dorothy Hancock Tilton (Mrs. Robert Hillyer)

Box 1 Hindus, Milton

Box 1 Kaplan, Philip

Box 1 Kirstein, Lincoln

Box 1 Laughlin, James

Box 1 Lowenfels, Walter

Box 1 Mac Dermot, Elaine (E. E. Cummings1 first wife)

Box 1 MacLeish, Archibald

Box 1 Mitgang, Herbert

Box 1 Norman, Charles

Box 1 Ozbekham, Cynthia G.

Box 1 Pearson, Norman Holmes-

Box 1 Roosevelt, Willard

Box 1 Seldes, Gilbert

Box 1 Sweeney, John

Box 1 Werner, M. R.

Box 1 Wilson, Edmund

Box 1 Wilson, Winslow