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Michael McClure Papers, 1958-1968

Summary Information

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Call No.: MA#0816
Bib ID 4079060 View CLIO record
Creator(s) McClure, Michael
Title Michael McClure Papers, 1958-1968
Physical Description 93 items (1 box)
Language(s) English .
Additional Description http://www.columbia.edu/cu/libraries/inside/projects/findingaids/scans/pdfs/30_LY-MAL_06.pdf

This collection is located on-site.



Letters from McClure to David Meltzer discussing McClure's writings, especially during a visit to New York in 1961. Also, three poems sent to Meltzer; one letter, dated 1965, and addressed to Joe Pinelli; letters from McClure to his agent, Max Gartenberg, 1965-1967, concerning his negotiations with Grove Press; and 43 drafts of his MEAT SCIENCE ESSAYS, published by City Lights Books in 1963 and 1966.

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This collection is located on-site.

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Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 08/--/89.

Subject Headings

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Poems Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID


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American poetry -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Beat literature Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Beats (Persons) in literature Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bohemianism Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Gartenberg, Max Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Grove Press Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Literary agents Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Literature publishing Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Meltzer, David Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
New York (N.Y.) -- Description and travel Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Pinelli, Joe Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Poets, American Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Publishers and publishing Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Poet. McClure was born in 1932.