University of Delaware Library

Special Collections Department


The John Malcolm Brinnin
Papers

1930 - 1981

Manuscript Collection Number: 103
Accessioned: Purchase, 1983-1984.
Extent: 15.5 linear ft. (ca. 18,400 pages).
Content: Correspondence, photographs, poetry, essays, books, reviews, speeches, drafts, and emphemera.
Access: The collection is open for research.
Processed: Originally processed in 1983, revised 1988-1991 by Anita A. Wellner.

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Table of Contents

Contents List

Series I. Literary and professional correspondence, 1930-1982

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+ Series I. - IV.: A - G
+ Series I. - IV.: S - Z & misc.

+ Series II.: Materials relating to Dylan Thomas, 1949-1976

+ Series III -V & Appendix A:
Manuscripts written by John Malcolm Brinnin, 1930-1976
Manuscripts by other writers, 1918-1981
Miscellaneous material related to John Malcolm Brinnin, 1916-1978
List of printed material removed from the colleciton, to be cataloged for Special Collections, 1927-1978


+ Biographical Note + Scope and Contents Note + Series Outline

Contents List

Box -- Folder -- Contents


  
9         Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

     F198 Ignatow, David, 1914-
          1975 Jan 28         TLS       1p

          Ilchman, Warren Frederick - See Anne Sexton (F373)

     F199 Ingalls, Jeremy, 1911-
          1943 Oct 15         TLS       1p
          [1944 Apr]          ALS       1p
                    Note: Written on an ANS from Oscar Williams to Ingalls.
          1944 Apr 24         ALS       1p

     F200 Isherwood, Christopher, 1904-
          1955 Sep 29         ACS       1p

     F201 Jackson, Charles
          1963 May 26         ALS       2p

     F202 Jarrell, Randall, 1914-1965.
          [n.d.]              ALS       2p
          [n.d.]              ALS       1p

          To:  Friar, Kimon
          [n.d.]              ALS       1p

     F203 Jeffers, Una
          1950 Jun 22         ANS       1p

     F204 Jennings, Elizabeth, 1926-
          [n.y.]    Dec 9     ALS       2p

     F205 John, Augustus Edwin, 1878-1961.
          1959 Nov 21         ANS       1p
               Dec            ANS       1p
                    Note: Includes an autograph essay on Dylan Thomas by John.

     F206 Jolas, Eugene, 1894-1952.
          1936 Dec 1          TLS       1p

     F207 Jones, Richard, 1926-
          1970 Jan 15         ALS       1p
               Jan 30         ALS       1p
               Mar            ACS       1p

9         Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

          Kallman, Chester - See F661.

     F208 Kalstone, David
          1963 Aug 2          TLS       1p
          1964 Apr 22         ACS       2p
          1965 Aug 24         TLS       1p
          1970 Jul 1          ACS       2p
          [n.d.]              ANS       1p

     F209 Kaufman, Sue
          1962 Feb 12         TLS       1p
          1971 Oct 26         TNS       1p
          1972 Feb 6          TLS       1p

     F210 Kazin, Alfred, 1915-
          [n.y.]    Nov 7     TLS       1p

     F211 Kazin, Pearl
          1950-1955           Letters   17p

     F212 Kennedy, X. J.
          1966 Jun 27         TLS       1p
          1970 May 2          TLS       1p
               Oct 3          TLS       1p
          1971 Oct 25         ALS       1p
          1976 [May 15]       ACS       1p
          [n.y.] Jun 29       TLS       1p
          [n.y.] Jun 24       TLS       1p
          [n.y.] Jul 19       TLS       1p

          Kermani, David K. - See John Ashbery (F12).

     F213 Kermode, Frank, 1919-
          [1961] Apr 21       TLS       2p
          1961 May 10         TLS       2p

     F214 Kilty, Jerome
          1960 Jun 12         TLS       1p

     F215 Kirkup, James, 1918-
          1953 Nov 16         ALS       1p

10        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

     F216 Korg, Jacob
          1966 Apr 26         TNS       1p

          Kromminga, Carol - See Whittemore (F511)

     F217 Kronenberger, Louis, 1904-
          1966 Dec 15         TLS       1p

     F218 Kumin, Maxine, 1925-
          1969 Jun 17         TNS       1p

     F219 Langland, Joseph
          1962 Jun 18         TLS       1p

     F220 Larkin, Philip
          1957 Nov 18         TLS       1p
          1958 Jul 7          TLS       1p
          1960 Aug 13         TLS       1p
               Aug 19         TNS       1p
               Nov 30         TLS       1p
          1962 Apr 30         TLS       1p

     F221 Lask, Thomas
          1969 Feb 5          TLS       1p

     F222 Laughlin, James, 1914-
          1941-1968           Letters   12p
                    Note: Also includes letters to Bill Read and Kimon Friar.  

          To:  Untermeyer, Louis, 1885-1977.
          1940 Oct 12         TLS       1p
                    Note: Letter concerns Brinnin and bears an ANS from Untermeyer.

     F223 Lawrence, Frieda von Richthofen, 1879-1956.
          1950 Jul 30         ALS       1p

     F224 Lawrence, Seymour
          1955-1980          Letters   21p
                    Note: Also includes photocopy of a letter from Walter Esmonds to
                    Lawrence.  A dictated note to Lawrence from Katherine Anne
                    Porter is found in F306.

10        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

     F225 Le Sueur, Meridel
          1936 Dec 2          TLS       2p
          1946 Jan 8          TL(m)S    1p
                    Note: Solicitation for "The Worker" sent to John Thompson.

          To:  Thompson, John
          1946 Feb 21         TLS       1p

     F226 Lehmann, John, 1907-
          1946 Nov 11         TNS       1p
          1972 Oct 9          TLS       2p
          1973 Mar 15         ALS       1p
               May 3          ALS       2p
               Jul 14         ALS       1p
               Sep 12         ALS       1p

     F227 Levertov, Denise, 1923-
          [1964] Jul 3        ALS       2p
          [1964] Jul 10       ALS       2p
          1964 Sep 24         ANS       1p
          1967 Jul 3          TL(m)S    1p
               Aug            TL(m)S    1p
          [1970]    Feb 9     ALS       2p
                    Note: Includes photocopies of an announcement of a poetry
                    reading by Levertov.
          [1974 Nov 10]       TCS       1p
                    Note: Written of a Cold Mountain Press Poetry card with
                    Levertov's poem, "April in Ohio."
          1975 Jan 19         ALS       3p
               Feb 4          ALS       2p
               [Jul 3]        ACS       1p
                    Note: Written on another copy of "April in Ohio."
          [1976 ca. Feb]      TLS       2p
          [1976 Mar 5]        ACS       3p
          [1976] Mar 11       ACS       1p
          1976 [Nov 9]        ALS       2p
               Dec 1          ALS       2p
          [n.y.] Feb 18       ACS       1p
          [n.d.]              ANS       1p

     F228 Lewis, Richard Warrington Baldwin
          1951 Mar 21         TLS       1p

10        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

     F229 Lewis, Sinclair, 1885-1951.
          1947 Sep 7          TLS       1p

     F230 Lieber, Maxim
          1937 Mar 16         TLS       1p
               Jun 10         TNS       1p
               Jun 11         TNS       1p
               Sep 2          TLS       1p
               Sep 29         TLS       1p

          To: Thompson, John
          1937 Oct 16         TLS       1p
               Nov 1          TNS       1p
                    Note:  Includes a check to Lieber from Thompson.  

     F231 Lieberman, Laurence
          1965 Dec 11         TLS       1p
          [1967 Jul]          TCS       1p
          1968 Feb 4          TLS       1p
          [n.y.] Nov 6        TLS       1p

     F232 Lilly, Doris
          [n.d.]              TLS       1p
          [n.d.]              TLS       1p

          Little, Brown & Company - See Katherine Anne Porter (F30x)

     F233 Lowell, Caroline
          [n.d.]              ALS       2p

     F234 Lowell, Elizabeth (Hardwick)
          1948 Jan 19         ALS       1p
          1954 Jun 24         TLS       1p
          [1958 Nov 24]       TCS       1p

10        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

     F235 Lowell, Robert, 1917-1977.
          1948 Mar 25         TLS       1p
               Jun 21         TLS       1p
          1950 [Jun 28]       TCS       1p
          1953 Sep 22         TLS       1p
               [Sep 25]       TCS       1p
               Oct 5          Telegram  1p
          1955 Jan 31         Check     2p
                    Note:  Signed by Lowell.
          1964 Oct 9          TLS       1p
          1977 Sep 16         Ts (m)    4p
                    Note:  Program for a mass for Robert Lowell.
               Sep 22         Printed   1p
                    Note:  Invitation to a memorial service for Robert Lowell.
          [n.d.]              Message   1p
                    Note:  A telephone message from Lowell to Brinnin.
          [n.d.]              Photograph 1p
                    Note:  Photograph of Robert Lowell and a mimeographed essay by
                    Stephen Spender signed by Robert Lowell.
          [n.y.]    May 2     ALS       1p
          [n.d.]              ALS       1p

          To:  Friar, Kimon
          [n.d.]              ALS       2p

          To: Mrs. Parke
          [n.y.]    Apr 11    ALS       4p

          Harnack, Curtis
          1979 Oct 26         TLS       1p


11   F236 Ludwig, Richard, 1920-
          1964 Feb 12         TLS       1p

     F237 Maas, Willard
          1945 May 5          TLS       1p
               Nov 16         TLS       1p
          [n.d.]              TLS       1p

     F238 Macauley, Robie
          [1949] Nov 20       TLS       1p

11        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

     F239 MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-
          1936 Mar 23         TLS       1p
               Jun 2          TLS       1p
          1951 Nov 10         TLS       1p
               Dec 3          TLS       1p
          1952 Dec 4          TLS       1p
           1954 Mar 15        TNS       1p
          [n.y.] Aug 15       TLS       1p
          [n.y.] Jul 25       ACS       1p
          [n.y.] Jul 3        TLS       1p

     F240 MacNeice, Hedli
          [1953] Feb 18       ALS       2p
          [1953] Feb 20       ALS       3p
                    Note:  Signed Hedli Anderson.
          1965 Jan 25         TLS       1p
                    Note: Includes a program of her poetry recital at "Queen's '64
                    Festival."
          [n.d.]              ACS       1p  
               
     F240 MacNeice, Louis, 1907-1963.
          1952 Oct 1          TLS       2p
               Oct 17         TLS       3p
               Nov 25         TLS       1p
          1953 Jan 8          TLS       1p
          [1953] Jan 28       ALS       2p
          Feb 2               TLS       1p
          [1953] Mar 18       ALS       3p
          [1953] Apr 11       ALS       2p
          [1953] Nov 30       ALS       2p
          [n.y.] May 13       ALS       1p

     F241 Malanga, Gerard
          1971 Mar 1          TLS       1p
                    Note:  Poster advertisement for Malanga.

     F242 Maritain, Jacques, 1882-1973.
          1953 Feb 12         ALS       1p

     F243 Marz, Roy, 1911-
          1951 Mar 14         TLS       1p

11        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

     F244 Masefield, John, 1878-1967.
          To:  Friar, Kimon
          [n.y.] Apr 17       TNS       1p

     F245 Matthews, William, 1905-
          1970 Sep 29         ALS       1p

     F246 Matthiessen, F. O. (Francis Otto), 1902-1950.
          1949 Nov 28         TLS       1p
               Dec 7          TNS       1p
          1950 Feb 1          TNS       1p
          [1950] Mar 5        ALS       2p
          [n.y.] May 9        ALS       2p
          [n.y.] Jun 29       ALS       2p

     F247 Maud, Ralph
          1963 May 26         TLS       1p
                    Note:  Typed on the bottom of a TLS (m) from Robert Macgregor
                    of New Directions.
               Jul 13         ALS       1p
               Jul 25         ACS       1p
                    Note: Includes issues of Audience edited by Maud and an offprint
                    of a book review by Maud.

     F248 Maxwell, William, 1908-
          1955 Jul 7          TLS       1p
          [n.d.]              TLS       1p

     F249 McCarthy, Mary, 1912-
          1980 Nov 25         TNS       1p

     F250 McGovern, George S. (George Stanley), 1922-
          1967 Apr 26         TNS       1p

     F251 McKenna, Rosalie Thorne
          1951 Jun 13         ALS       7p
          1960 Mar 30         TLS       2p
          1966 Mar 23         TLS       1p
          [n.d.]              ALS       5p
                    Note:  Pages 1-10 of this letter are missing.

     F251a     Meredith, William, 1919-
          1978 Jun 28         ALS       1p
               Nov 16         ALS       1p

11        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

     F252 Merriam, Eve, 1916-
          1942 Feb 20         TLS       1p
               Apr 29         TLS       1p
          [1942] May 26       TLS       1p


          Merrill, James Ingram

     F253 1948 Oct 18         ALS       1p
          1949 Nov 29         ALS       2p
          [1961] Jun 7        ACS       2p
          [1965] May 5        ALS       1p
          [1965 Sep 4]        ALS       2p
          1966 Jul 18         ALS       1p
          [1966] Oct 8        ALS       2p
          [1967] Mar 11       ANS       1p
          1968 Jan 30         ALS       1p
          1970 Jul 2          TLS       1p
          1971 Mar 15         ACS       1p
          1972 Mar 12         ACS       1p
               Nov 1          ACS       1p
          1973 May 10         ACS       1p
          1975 Sep 20         ACS       1p
          [1975 Dec 11]       ACS       1p
          1977 Apr 23         ACS       1p
               Jul 9          ALS       1p
          1978 Jan 2          ALS       2p
               [Jan 3]        Printed   2p
               Jun 20         ALS       1p

11        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

          Merrill, James Ingram (cont'd)

     F254 1979 Jan 2          ALS       1p
                    Note:  Includes a TLS from David Jackson.
          1980 Jan 9          TCS       1p
               [Apr 7]        ACS       1p
               Jul 28         ACS       1p
          1981 Feb 6          TLS       1p
               May 15         ACS       1p
               Oct 8          ACS       2p
          1982 Apr 8          ACS       1p
                    Note:  Includes a photograph of Merrill.
               Jul 15         ACS       2p
          [n.y.] Sep 9        ALS       1p
          [n.y.] Oct 10       ALS       2p
          [n.y.] Apr 10       TLS       1p

          To: Miss Ferguson
          1949 Nov 27         ALS       2p

          To:  Magowan, Peter
          [n.d.]              AN        1p
          [n.d.]              AN        1p
                    Note:  Merrill's notes concerning Brinnin's book written on an
                    envelope.

          Merrill, Charles and Mary
          [n.y.]    Dec 15    ANS       1p

     F255 Merwin, W. S. (William Stanley), 1927-
          1957 May 22         TLS       1p

          Methfessel, Alice:  See Elizabeth Bishop (F35-37)

     F256 Mezey, Robert
          [n.d.]              ANS       1p
          [n.d.]              TLS       1p

     F257 Michaux, Henri, 1899-
          1952 Feb 27         TLS       1p

11        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

     F258 Miller, Arthur, 1915-
          1939 Mar 2          TLS       2p
          [1939 Oct 10]       ACS       1p
          1949 Sep 4          TLS       1p
          [1949 Oct 6]        ACS       1p
          1958 Mar 6          TLS       1p

12   F259 Miller, Charles
          1951-1956           Letters   9p

     F260 Miller, Henry, 1891-1980.
          1951 May 18         ALS       1p
               Jun 19         ALS       1p
          [1952     Aug 22]   ACS       1p
          1952 Oct 3          ALS       1p
                    Note:  Includes announcement for Miller's The Books in My Life.
          1955 Feb 2          TLS       1p
                    Note:  With ANS at bottom of the page.
          1971 Oct 23         ANS       1p

     F261 Miller, Jonathan, 1934-
          [n.y.]    Oct 6     TLS       1p

     F262 Miller, Oscar W.
          1940 Oct 1          TLS       3p
          [1944] Invasion Day ALS       3p
          [n.y.] Thursday     TLS       2p

     F263 Miller, Perry, 1905-1963.
          1948 Dec 21         TLS       1p
          1949 Feb 9          TNS       1p

12        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

     F264 Moore, Marianne, 1887-1972.
          1949 Apr 22         TLS       1p
          1950 Mar 7          TLS       1p
               Jun 19         ALS       2p
               Jun 26         TLS       1p
          1951 Apr 7          TLS       1p
          1952 Jun 24         TLS       1p
          1953 Jan 24         TLS       1p
               Jun 27         TLS       1p
          1957 Apr 19         ALS       1p
               Jul 28         TLS       1p

          To:  Friar, Kimon
          1947 Sep 25         TLS       1p

          To:  Read, Bill, 1917-
          1962 Jun 8          TCS       1p

     F265 Morse, Samuel French, 1916-
          1938 Sep 1          TLS       1p
               Sep 14         TLS       1p
               Sep 27         TLS       1p
               Oct 10         TLS       1p
          1939 Sep 12         TLS       2p

     F266 Mortimer, Penelope, 1918-
          1975-1980           Letters   35p
                    Note:  Includes a letter to Bill Read.

13        Moss, Howard, 1922-
               Includes numerous poems by Moss, plus theater programs.
         
     F267 1940-1958 May       Letters   40p
     F268 1958 Jul-1962       Letters   35p
     F269 1963-1970           Letters   40p
     F270 1971-1981           Letters   54p
     F271 [n.d.]              Letters   43p
     F272 [n.d.]              Letters   34p
     F273 [n.d.]              Letters   44p
     F274 [n.d.]              Letters   32p

13        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

     F275 [n.d.]              Letters   26p
     F276 [n.d.]              Letters   39p
     F277 [n.d.]              Letters   41p
     F278 [n.d.]              Letters   47p

     F279 Muir, Edwin, 1887-1959.
          [n.d.]              TLS       1p
                    Note:  Page 2 only.

          To:  Friar, Kimon
          1947 Jun 13         TLS       1p

     F280 Murphy, B. W.
          1964-1966           Letters   20p
                    Note: Includes a photocopy of a letter to Constantine Fitzgibbon
                    and an article by Murphy.

     F281 Nash, Ogden, 1902-1971.
          1949 Jul 26         TNS       1p

     F282 Nemerov, Howard
          1963 Jul 8          TLS       1p
               Oct 10         TLS       1p
          1964 Jan 20         TLS       1p
               Jan 29         TLS       1p
               Oct 22         TLS       1p
          1965 Jan 15         TCS       1p
               Feb 6          TCS       1p
          1967 Feb 19         TLS       1p
          1968 Feb 4          TLS       1p
          1970 Sep 1          TLS       1p
          1972 Jan 29         TLS       1p
          1978 Jul 28         TLS       1p

          Nemerov, Peggy
          [n.d.]              ANS       2p

     F283 Nerber, John
          1946-1965           Letters   20p

     F284 Nevelson, Louise, 1900-
          [1978 Dec 17]   ACS       2p

13        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

     F285 Newton, Caroline
          To:  Auden, W. H. (Wystan Hugh), 1907-1973.
          [n.d.]              ALS       3p
                    Note:  With explanatory ANS by Brinnin.

     F286 Nims, John Frederick, 1913-
          1943-1976           Letters   12p

     F287 Noll, Bink, 1927-
          [1972] Mar 6        ALS       1p

     F288 O'Connor, William Van, 1915-1966.
          1959 Apr 13         TLS       1p

          To: Read, Bill, 1917-
          1959 Apr 29         TLS       1p

     F289 O'Donnell, George Marion
          1946 Jul 4          TLS       1p
               Jul 11         TLS       1p
               Aug 10         TLS       2p
          1947 Feb 2          ALS       1p
          1948 Jun 23         TLS       1p

     F290 O'Hara, Frank
          1951 Mar 14         TLS       1p

     F291 O'Higgins, Myron
          1949 Aug 29         ALS       3p
          1950 Jun 11         TLS       2p
           Dec                TLS       2p

     F292 Odets, Clifford, 1906-1963.
          1935 Jul 9          TNS       1p
                    Note: Written by Odets' secretary.
          [n.d.]              ALS       1p

     F293 Ojeda, Enrique
          1968 Mar 21         TLS       1p
               Jul 12         ACS       1p
               Dec 2          TLS       1p

13        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

     F294 Osgood, Lawrence
          1957-1962           Letters   10p

     F295 Ozick, Cynthia
          [n.d.]              ALS       1p

     F296 Patchen, Kenneth, 1911-1972.          1936 Apr 9          TNS       1p
                    Note:  With autograph notes by Read.

14   F297 Paz, Octavio, 1914-
          [1974 Dec 31]       ACS       1p

     F298 Perelman, S. J. (Sidney Joseph), 1904-
          To: Miss Reitell
          1952 Nov 3          TLS       1p

     F299 Piercy, Marge
          1970 Sep 15         TLS       1p

     F300 [Plath, Sylvia]     Article by Plath

     F301 Plomer, William, 1903-1973.
          1961 Jan 19         ALS       2p
          1963 Sep 21         ALS       2p

     F302 Poirier, Richard
          1949-1972           Letters   26p

          Porter, Katherine Anne, 1890-1980.
     F303 1937-1957
          1937 Mar 12         TLS       1p
          1953 Guy Fawkes Day TLS       1p
               Sep 6          TLS       1p
               Oct 12         TLS       2p
               Nov 22         ALS       1p
               Christmas      ANS       1p
          1955 Mar 12         ACS       1p
               [Aug 3]        ACS       2p
          1956 Apr 10         TLS       2p
               May 2          TLS       2p
               Dec            ACS       1p
          1957 Nov 19         ACS       1p
               Dec 8          ACS       1p

14        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

          Porter, Katherine Anne (cont'd)
     F304 1958-1959
          1958 May 10         ACS       1p
               Jul [17]       TCS       1p
               Sep 13         TCS       1p
               Oct 15         ALS       4p
               [Nov 28]       ACS       1p
               Dec 6          ACS       1p
          1959 Feb 16         TLS       1p
               May 14         TLS       1p
               Aug 29         ACS       1p
               Nov 13         TLS       1p
               Nov 18         TLS       1p
               Christmas      ANS       1p

     F305 1960-1966
          1960 Mar 8          ANS       1p
               May 17         TLS       1p
               Jun 9          ACS       1p
               Dec [16]       ANS       2p
                    Note:  Includes a photograph of Porter.
          1961 [Jun] 14       ACS       1p
               Jun 17         ALS       1p
               Nov 4          TLS       2p

          [1962 Apr 2]       Printed   1p
                    Note:  Invitation from Little, Brown & Company to a reception to
                    celebrate the publication of Porter's Ship of Fools.
          [1962] Oct 22       ACS       2p
          [1962 Nov 14]       ALS       2p
          [1962 Dec]          ACS       1p
          1963 Mar 20         ACS       1p
               Apr 4          ACS       1p
          1964 May 23         ACS       1p
               [Jun 18]       ACS       1p
               Dec [25]       ACS       1p
                    Note:  Christmas card with autograph note.
          1966 Jun 11         Telegram  1p
               Jul 17         ACS       1p

     14        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

          Porter, Katherine Anne (cont'd)
     F306 1969-1980
          1969 May 18         ACS       1p
          [1971 Oct 22]       ALS       2p
                    Note: Includes Porter's letter to Lawrence and Merloyd Seymour.
          1971 Nov 27         ALS       5p
                    Note:  Letter was written over several weeks and dated December
                    11, 1971 and January 6, 1972.
               Dec [25]       ACS       1p
                    Note:  Autograph note on a Christmas card.
          1972 Aug 28         ACS       1p
          1973 Dec 10         ALS       1p
          1974 Jan [1]        TL        1p
                    Note:  Invitation from Robert A. Beach to a reception at the
                    University of Maryland's McKeldin Library on the opening of the
                    Katherine Anne Porter Room.
               Jan 28         TLS (x)   1p                    Note:  Describes the reception at the University of Maryland's
                    McKeldin Library celebrating the opening of the Katherine Anne
                    Porter Room.
               May 16         ALS       1p
                    Note:  Includes photograph of Porter taken on May 10, 1974.
               Dec [19]       ACS       3p
          1976 Jun 26         TL        2p
                    Note:  Dictated letter bears an autograph note by Porter.
          1978 Jan 12         ACS       3p
                    Note:  Dictated letter signed by Porter.
               Aug 1          Note      1p
                    Note:  Dictated note.
          1979 Oct 28         AL        4p
                    Note: Two copies of a dictated letter to Brinnin.

          To:  Mrs. Brinnin
          1961 May 31         ACS       1p

          To:  Lawrence, Seymour
          1955 Jun 5          TLS       1p
                    Note:  Review of Brinnin's Dylan Thomas in America.

          Porter, Paul R. (Paul Robert), 1908-
          1980 Oct 3          Printed   1p
                    Note:  Invitation to a memorial mass for Katherine Anne Porter.

          De Mouy, Jane Krause, 1942-
          1980 Feb 14         ALS       2p

14        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

     F307 Powell, Anthony, 1905-
          1964 Jan 13         ALS       2p
                    Note:  Includes two photographs, one of Brinnin and Anthony
                    Powell, and the other of Brinnin and Powell's son.
          1971 Oct 16         TNS       1p

     F308 Powers, J. F. (James Farl), 1917-
          1968 Jun 17         TLS       1p

     F309 Preston, John Hyde, 1906-
          1959-1961           Letters   12p

     F310 Price, Richard, 1949-
          [n.d.]              TLS       1p

          To: Thompson, John
          [n.d.]              TLS       2p
                    Note:  Includes poems.

     F311 Pritchett, V. S., (Victor Sawdon), 1900-
          [n.y.]    Oct 24    TLS       1p

     F312 Purdy, Harry Leslie, 1901-
          1938 Jul 14         TL        2p
               Aug 1          TL        3p
          1939 Jun 27         TL        1p

     F313 Quinn, Kerker
          1936 May 26         TCS       1p
          1941 Jan 18         TLS       1p
          1945 Dec 11         TLS       1p

          To:  Moss, Howard, 1922-
          1944 Aug 23         TLS       1p

          To:  Thompson, John
          1936 Aug 6          TLS       1p
               Aug 27         TCS       1p

     F314 Rago, Henry, 1915-
          1956 Dec 13         TLS       1p
          1959 Nov 12         TLS       1p
          1962 Jun 22         TLS       1p
               Jul 10         TLS       1p

14        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

     F315 Raine, Kathleen, 1908-
          [1951 Sep 20]         ALS       1p
          [1951] Oct 2          ALS       2p
          1951   Nov 6          Telegram  1p
          [1951] Nov 7          ALS       1p
                 Nov 9          Telegram  1p
                 Nov 10         Telegram  1p
                 Nov 11         Telegram  1p
                 Dec 27         Telegram  1p
          [1952] Jan 22         ALS       2p

     F316 Ransom, John Crowe, 1888-1974.
          1949 Sep 7            ALS       1p
          1954 Jun 17           ALS       1p
          [n.y.] Nov 27    	TLS       1p
          [n.y.] Jun 23         ALS       1p
          [n.y.] Feb 14         TLS       1p
          [n.y.] Dec 7          ALS       1p

     F317 Rauch, Basil, 1908-
          1945-1959           Letters   44p
                    Note:  Includes a letter from Rauch to Leonard F. Dean.


15        Read, Bill, 1917-
               Includes letters and manuscripts from Read to Brinnin.  Some letters
               concern the anthology of modern poetry which Brinnin and Read edited. 
               Poets include John Ashbery, Michael Benedikt, Alan Dugan, Allen
               Ginsberg, Anthony Hecht, and Donald Justice.
     F318 1946-1948           Letters   40p
     F319 1949-1962           Letters   16p
     F320 1963-1972           Letters   36p
     F321 [n.d.]              Letters   53p
     F322 [n.d.]              Letters   60p
     F323 [n.d.]              Letters   58p
     F324 [n.d.]              Letters   52p
     F325 [n.d.]              Letters   56p
     F326 [n.d.]              Letters   59p
     F327 [n.d.]              Letters   51p
     F328 [n.d.]              Letters   57p
     F329 [n.d.]              Letters   24p
     F330 [n.d.]              Letters   60p

16        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

          John Malcolm Brinnin letters to Bill Read
               Includes poems written by Brinnin.
     F331 1946                Letters   58p
     F332 1947 Jan-May        Letters   65p
     F333 1947 Jun-Dec        Letters   43p
     F334 1948 Jan-Mar        Letters   67p
     F335 1948 Apr-Dec        Letters   62p
     F336 1949                Letters   43p
     F337 [1949?]             Letters   43p
     F338 1950-1953           Letters   65p
     F339 1954-1955           Letters   50p
     F340 1956-1958           Letters   61p
     F341 1959                Letters   67p
     F342 1960-1963           Letters   83p
     F343 1964-1969           Letters   55p
     F344 [n.d.]              Letters   49p


17   F345 Read, Herbert Edward, Sir, 1893-1968.
          To:  Friar, Kimon
          1947 Jun 16         TLS       1p

     F346 Reid, Alastair, 1926-
          1952 Mar 20         ALS       1p
          1953 Jan 26         TLS       1p
          [1953 Feb 2?]       ACS       1p
          [1960] Aug 29       ACS       1p
          1960 Oct 12         ALS       2p
          1967 Sep 19         ACS       2p
               Sep 24         ACS       1p
          1968 Dec 3          ALS       2p
          [1969] Jan 20       ACS       1p
          1969 Dec 1          TLS       1p
          [1970 Dec 14]       ACS       1p
                    Note:  Recto of card is a picture of Reid and Jasper.  

     F347 Richards, Audrey Isabel, 1899-
          1951 Nov 12         ALS       1p
               Nov 23         ALS       1p

17        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

     F348 Riding, Laura
          To:  Friar, Kimon
          1947 Jun 21         ALS       3p
               Jul 18         ALS       3p
               Aug 10         TLS       1p

          To:  Torre-Bueno, J. R. de la (Jose Rollin), 1871-
          1966 Jul 4          TLS (x)   3p

     F349 Robinson, Boardman
          1942 Jun 3          ALS       1p

     F350 Roche, Paul, 1927-
          1955 Jun 10         ALS       1p
                    Note:  Includes letter from Stephen Spender to Paul Roche.

     F351 Rodgers, William Robert, 1909-1969.
          1954 Jun 1          ALS       1p
               Aug 14         ALS       1p

     F352 Rodman, Selden, 1909-
          1940 Aug 8          TLS       1p
          1955 Nov 14         ALS       2p
          1956 Jan 18         ALS       1p

     F353 Roethke, Beatrice
          1965-1972           Letters   13p
                    Note:  Includes Beatrice Roethke's vita for 1969.

     F354 Roethke, Theodore, 1908-1963.
          1940-1958           Letters   33p
                    Note:  Includes Roethke's poem, "The Partner," and a copy of
                    "College English" (May 1957). 

     F355 Rogers, William Garland, 1896-
          1963 Jul 5          TLS       1p

     F356 Rood, John, 1902-
          1934 Mar 15         TLS       1p
                    Note:  Includes a catalogue for Rood's 1946 exhibit at the
                    University of Minnesota.

17        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

     F357 Rose, Francis, Sir
          1959 Jun 29         ALS       2p
          1960 Jun 2          ALS       2p
          [n.y.]    Jan 26    ALS       2p
                    Note:  Includes an invitation to a private showing of Rose's
                    paintings.

     F358 Roskolenko, Harry
          1935 Oct 11         ALS       2p
          1936 Feb 11         TLS       1p

          To:  Thompson, John
          1936 Feb 10         ACS       1p
               Apr 3          ALS       1p
                    Note:  Includes four poems by Roskolenko and a proof of
                    Signatures.  

     F359 Rosten, Norman, 1914-
          1937-1941           Letters   16p

     F360 Rudge, Olga
          1979 Aug 7          ALS       2p

     F361 Rukeyser, Muriel, 1913-
          1943 Oct 22         ALS       1p
          1944 Mar 11         ALS       2p
          1945 Mar 1          ALS       1p

     F362 Rutsala, Vern
          1964 Mar 25         TLS       1p
               Apr 8          TLS       1p


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+ Series I. - IV.: A - G
+ Series I. - IV.: S - Z & misc.

+ Series II.: Materials relating to Dylan Thomas, 1949-1976

+ Series III -V & Appendix A:
Manuscripts written by John Malcolm Brinnin, 1930-1976
Manuscripts by other writers, 1918-1981
Miscellaneous material related to John Malcolm Brinnin, 1916-1978
List of printed material removed from the colleciton, to be cataloged for Special Collections, 1927-1978
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