Finding-Aid for the Dorothea Wolfgram Collection (VMF195)


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Collection Outline

Descriptive Summary

Administrative Information


Collection Outline

Correspondence of Dorothea Wolfgram, Publication Office, WU

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Wolfgram , Dorothea , WU Director of Publications.
Title: Dorothea Wolfgram Collection
Identification: VMF195[Accession: 1443]

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Administrative Information

Source

Gift of Dorothea Wolfgram

Processing Information

Processed: January 1976, by RKT

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10/Wolfgram

Correspondence of Dorothea Wolfgram, Publication Office, WU, (16 items)

Correspondence of Dorothea Wolfgram, Publication Office, WU, with persons in the 1969 WU writers-in-residence program. Includes letters of Robert Coover, James Dickey, Herbert Gold, Richard Howard, James Merrill, carbons of Wolfgram's letters and a copy of The WU Magazine (Summer 1969) containing an article resulting from the correspondence. Arranged alphabetically by author.
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Dorothea Wolfgram to Holly Hall, [1975:Oct.]. (1 item (1 p.): ALS)
ALS from Wolfgram to Holly Hall, Acting Chief, Rare Books & Special Collections, WU, presenting the letters to the collection.
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Holly Hall to Dorothea Wolfgram, 1975: Oct. 16. (1 item (1 p.): TL [carbon])
T.L. [carbon] from Holly Hall to Wolfgram thanking her for the gift.
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Robert Coover to Dorothea Wolfgram, 1969: June 5. (1 item (1 p.): TLS)
T.L.S. from Robert Coover to Wolfgram enclosing corrected copy of a selection from Pricksongs & descants[collection of stories] for use in her article.
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Dorothea Wolfgram to James Dickey, 1969: June 4. (1 item (1 p.): TLS [carbon],)
T.L.S.[carbon], Wolfgram to James Dickey requesting permission to use one of his poems in the article.
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James Dickey to Dorothea Wolfgram, 1969: June 12. (1 item (1 p.): TLS with envelope)
T.L.S., Dickey to Wolfgram granting permission for use of the poem but suggesting she contact Wesleyan University Press also.
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Dorothea Wolfgram to Jane Parker, 1969: June 18. (1 item (1 p.): TL [carbon])
T.L.[carbon] Wolfgram to Jane Parker of Wesleyan University Press, confirming a telephone request for permission to use the poem.
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Dorothea Wolfgram to Herbert Gold, 1969: June 2. (1 item (1 p.): TLS with envelope)
T.L.S., Wolfgram to Herbert Gold, asking him to correct a typescript made from a tape of his reading at WU. Gold's undated reply is included on the bottom of the sheet.
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Dorothea Wolfgram to Herbert Gold, 1969: June 2. (1 item (1 p.): TL [carbon])
T.L.[carbon] Wolfgram to Gold. A carbon of the preceeding letter.
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Melissa D. Gold to Dorothea Wolfgram, 1969: June 4. (1 item (1 p.): TLS)
T.L.S., Melissa D. Gold to Wolfgram, explaining that her husband is out of the country and will look at the copy when he returns.
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Excerpt from The great American jackpot[novel], 1969 (1 item (2 pp.): TS [carbon])
Ts.[carbon] transcription of an excerpt from The great American jackpot[novel] by Herbert Gold taken from a taped reading by Gold with auto. corrections by Gold and an unidentified person.
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Dorothea Wolfgram to Richard Howard, 1969: June 4. (1 item (1 p.): TL [carbon])
T.L.[carbon], Wolfgram to Richard Howard, informing him of the poem of his which she plans to use in her article.
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Richard Howard to Dorothea Wolfgram, 1969: June 5. (1 item (1 p.): TCS)
Typed postcard from Howard to Wolfgram granting her permission to use the poem.
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Dorothea Wolfgram to James Merrill, 1969: June 4. (1 item (1 p.): TL [carbon])
T.L.[carbon], Wolfgram to Merrill asking permission to use one of his poems for the article.
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, 1969: June 6. (1 item (1 p.): TCS)
Typed postcard signed, Merrill to Wolfgram granting permission to use the poem and requesting a copy of the magazine.
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, 1969: July 11. (1 item (1 p.): TL [carbon])
T.L.[carbon], Wolfgram to Merrill enclosing copies of the magazine and thanking him for his cooperation.
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Washington University Magazine, v. 39, no. 4, 1969: Summer. (1 item)
Containing a copy of the article concerning the WU writers-in-residence program for 1969.

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