Ezra Pound collection of papers

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Description
This is a synthetic collection consisting of manuscripts and typescripts, correspondence, a portrait photograph, and undated miscellaneous printed matter. There are typescripts by the author of essays, articles, and poems. Also included are essays, poems, and reviews relating to the author, in manuscript and typescript, by W. H. Auden, Elizabeth Bishop, E. E. Cummings, T. S. Eliot, Randall Jarrell, Dachine Rainer, Glenway Westcott, Louis Zukofsky, and others. The collection includes correspondence by the author, dating from 1910 to 1955, to Beatrice Abbott, Frederic D. Grab, Lady Gregory, D. H. Lawrence, Helene Margaret, Sir Edward Howard Marsh, Dachine Rainer, James Sibley Watson, W. B. Yeats, and others; as well as letters relating to the author, from [1898] to 1986, between various individuals including W. H. Auden, T. S. Eliot, Allen Ginsberg, James Joyce, Alfred Kazin, James Laughlin, Dachine Rainer, W. B. Yeats, and others.
Names
Pound, Ezra, 1885-1972 (Creator)
Abbott, Beatrice (Addressee)
Auden, W. H. (Wystan Hugh), 1907-1973 (Correspondent)
Bishop, Elizabeth, 1911-1979 (Former owner)
Bishop, Elizabeth, 1911-1979 (Author)
Cummings, E. E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962 (Author)
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965 (Author)
Ginsberg, Allen, 1926-1997
Grab, Frederic D. (Frederic Daniel), 1935- (Former owner)
Grab, Frederic D. (Frederic Daniel), 1935- (Addressee)
Gregory, Lady, 1852-1932 (Addressee)
Jarrell, Randall, 1914-1965 (Author)
Joyce, James, 1882-1941 (Correspondent)
Kazin, Alfred, 1915-1998 (Correspondent)
Laughlin, James, 1914-1997 (Correspondent)
Lawrence, D. H. (David Herbert), 1885-1930 (Addressee)
Margaret, Helene (Former owner)
Marsh, Edward Howard, Sir, 1872-1953 (Addressee)
Morley, F. V. (Frank Vigor), 1899-1980 (Former owner)
Rainer, Dachine (Author)
Watson, James S. (James Sibley), 1894-1982 (Addressee)
Watson, James S. (James Sibley), 1894-1982 (Former owner)
Westcott, Glenway (Author)
Yeats, W. B. (William Butler), 1865-1939 (Correspondent)
Zukofsky, Louis, 1904-1978 (Author)
A.P. Watt (Firm) (Former owner)
Margaret, Helene (Addressee)
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965 (Addressee)
Rainer, Dachine (Addressee)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1898 - 1986
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Coll MSS Pound
Topics
Pound, Ezra, 1885-1972
Genres
Correspondence
Manuscripts
Portraits
Typescripts
Notes
Biographical/historical: Ezra Pound was an American poet, essayist, literary critic, and translator.
Acquisition: This is a synthetic collection, created from materials acquired through gift and purchase from various sources.
Funding: Creation of collection-level record funded with the generous support of the Gladys Kreible Delmas Foundation.
Physical Description
Extent: Ca. 692 items
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15847222
MSS Unit ID: 19135
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 900f9920-361c-0138-85d3-771aa34c2d19
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