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At a Glance
Correspondence of Brown with other contemporary writers including Bernard Citroën, Malcolm Cowley, William Eastlake, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Allen Ginsberg, Jean Malaquais, Charles Olson, Gary Snyder, Philip Whalen, Jonathan Williams, and William Carlos Williams. Much of the correspondence is informal and deals with the writing and publishing of Brown's novel THE WAY TO THE UNCLE SAM HOTEL, and with other literary interests.
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Identification of specific item; Date (if known); William D. Brown letters; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.
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Alternate Form Available
William Carlos Williams letters are also available on microfilm. See MN# 11638-7.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Method of acquisition--Purchase; Accession number--M-59.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 04/12/89.
2020-09-23 EAD document created by CCR.
History / Biographical Note
Biographical / Historical
Author, editor with Coyote Books.