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John Wilcock papers, 1967-1971

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#1346
Bib ID 4079474 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Wilcock, John
Title John Wilcock papers, 1967-1971
Physical Description 5 boxes (5 boxes)
Language(s) English .
Access

The following boxes are located off-site: 2-5. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

This collection has no restrictions.

Arrangement

Arrangement

Selected materials cataloged remainder listed and arranged.

Description

Summary

Letters, announcements, brochures, several typed manuscripts, publications, and clippings relating to the UPS. The letters from underground press publishers, the articles, and the clippings relate to the UPS and to the harassment of UPS member publishers by local communities. Several foreign papers are also represented. There is an incomplete file of LIBERATION NEWS SERVICE news releases, 1968-1970, with related materials. Also, reprints of articles by Wilcock, a file of his publications OTHER SCENES with related materials, COLLAGE, and biographical material.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

The following boxes are located off-site: 2-5. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

This collection has no restrictions.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); John Wilcock papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Related Materials

For additional material on underground press SEE: Peter G. Stafford papers, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 09/--/89.

Revision Description

June 2020 PDF replaced with full finding aid, YH

Subject Headings

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Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Bowart, Walter Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Journalism Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Journalists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Liberation News Service (New York, N.Y.) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
News agencies Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Newspaper publishing Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Underground Press Syndicate Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Underground press publications Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

John Wilcock (b. 1927) with Walter Bowart founded the Underground Press Syndicate (UPS) in 1967.