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William D. Brown letters, 1946-1968

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0156
Bib ID 4079526 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Brown, Bill, 1918-1994
Title William D. Brown letters, 1946-1968
Physical Description 1 linear feet (2 boxes)
Language(s) English .

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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.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

This collection is located on-site.

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); William D. Brown letters; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Alternate Form Available

William Carlos Williams letters are also available on microfilm. See MN# 11638-7.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 04/12/89.

Revision Description

2020-09-23 EAD document created by CCR.

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Heading "CUL Archives:"
"CUL Collections:"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
American literature -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Authors, American Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Citroën, Bernard Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Cowley, Malcolm, 1898-1989 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Coyote Books (San Francisco, Calif.) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Eastlake, William Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Editors Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Ferlinghetti, Lawrence Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Ginsberg, Allen, 1926-1997 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Literature publishing -- United States Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Malaquais, Jean, 1908-1998 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Olson, Charles, 1910-1970 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Publishers and publishing -- California -- San Francisco Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Snyder, Gary Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Whalen, Philip Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Williams, Jonathan, 1929-2008 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Williams, William Carlos, 1883-1963 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Author, editor with Coyote Books.