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Sophie Wilkins papers, 1930s-2003

Series III: Karl Shapiro, 1930s-2001, undated

This series contains material related to Karl Shapiro, who Wilkins married in 1985. The series includes correspondence between them from the 1980s, as well as additional correspondence, manuscripts, proofs, printed materials, and typescripts related to Shapiro's work.

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Audiovisual Materials



Box 41 Karl Shapiro's America , 1976

(16mm film reel; 13 minutes)


Box 41 Unidentified Audio Recording, undated

(Audio reel)


Awards, 1960 1989, 1960, 1989



Box 40 Doctor of Humane Letters, Wayne State University, 1960



Box 38 Robert Kirsch Award, 1989



Box 40 Commonplace Book: Religious and Philosophical Topics, Strictly Kabbaloh, undated

(Various notes and quotations, handwritten)


Correspondence



Box 37 Letters to him, 1940s-1950s


Box 37 Letters to him, 1980s-1990s


Box 37 Letters to him, undated


Box 37 Miscellaneous correspondence, 1930s


Box 37 Miscellaneous correspondence, 1940s


Box 37 Miscellaneous correspondence, 1970s


Box 37 Miscellaneous correspondence, 1980s


Box 37 Miscellaneous correspondence, 1990s


Box 37 Miscellaneous notes to Sophie, 1980s


Box 37 Outgoing correspondence, 1930s-1990s undated, 1930s-1990s, undated


Box 37 Sophie's Letters to Karl, 1983-1985


Manuscripts and Proofs



Box 31 The Defense of Ignorance, Setting Copy with Corrections, circa, 1960



Box 38 Essays, 1999, undated, 1999, undated


The Poetry Wreck, circa, 1975



Box 39 Corrected Proofs


Box 39 Setting Copy


Box 39 Master Copy


Box 39 Bluelines (Proofs)



Box 31 Reports of my Death , undated

(Sophie's copy)



Box 38 Typescripts, 1983-1992 undated, 1983-1992, undated


Box 38 Typescripts, 1983-1992 undated, 1983-1992, undated

(Photocopies)


Box 38 Photographs and Postcards, 1912-2001 undated, 1912-2001, undated


Poems by Shapiro, 1943 1983-1998 undated, 1943, 1983-1998, undated


Box 38 A


Box 38 F


Box 38 H


Box 38 I


Box 38 J


Box 38 L


Box 38 M


Box 38 N


Box 38 Numbers


Box 38 P


Box 38 R


Box 38 S


Box 38 V


Box 38 W


Poems by others


Box 38 A


Box 38 C


Box 38 D


Box 38 E


Box 38 F


Box 38 G


Box 38 I


Box 38 M


Box 38 P


Box 38 R


Box 38 S


Box 38 V



Box 40 Printed Material About Him, 1964-1985


Box 40 Printed Material By Him, 1942-1991


Box 40 Printed Material--Art Work, Illustrations, 1960-1975 undated, 1960-1975, undated


Box 40 Memorabilia