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.: A - G
+ Series I.: I - R

+ 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

  
17        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)
     
     F363 Salinas, Pedro, 1892-1951.
          [1951 Jan 12]       Telegram  1p
          1951 Jan 23         TLS       1p

          Salter, Elizabeth - See Edith Sitwell (F386)
               
     F364 Sandburg, Carl, 1878-1967.
          1949 Aug 6          TNS       1p
          [n.d.]              ANS       1p


     F365 Schneider, Isidor
          1935-1945           Letters   8p
                    Note:  Includes checks to Schneider from John Thompson and two
                    of Schneider's poems, "Landscape After Revolution" and "The
                    Legacy of Theodore Sprall."

     F366 Schorer, Mark, 1908-
          1948-1973           Letters   11p

     F367 Schwartz, Delmore, 1913-1966.
          1944 Jun 2          TLS       1p               Jun 19         TLS       1p
               Jun 22         ALS       2p
          1945 Mar 7          ALS       1p
               Mar 16         ACS       1p
               [n.y.] Jun 8   ALS       1p

     F368 Scott, Winfield Townley, 1910-1968.
          1936 Apr 9          TLS       1p
          1943 Jan 21         TLS       1p
          1944 Feb 10         TLS       1p
               Feb 13         TLS       1p
          1953 Sep 29         TLS       1p
          1955 Sep 26         TLS       1p
          1959 Oct 29         TLS       1p
          1961 Apr 20         TLS       1p
               Jun 17         TLS       1p
          [n.d.]              ACS       1p
                    Note:  Recto of card is a photograph.

          Scully, James
     F369 1961-1970          Letters   55p
     F370 1971-1977          Letters   30p
                    Note:  Includes letters from Brinnin, plans for a Guggenheim
                    application, a clipping, and other material.

     F371 Seay, James L.
          1970 Mar 26         TLS       1p

     F372 Sender, Ramon Jose, 1901-
          1951 Jan 5          TLS       1p

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

     F373 Sexton, Anne
          [1963 Jul 29]       TCS       1p
          1970 Jan 28         ALS       1p
          1973 Jan 31         TLS       1p
                    Note:  Includes Sexton's two poems, "Godfather Death" and "Once
                    Upon a Time," plus a letter from Warren Frederick Ilchman
                    (1974).

     F374 Shapiro, Karl Jay, 1913-
          [1946] Nov 5         ACS       1p
          1946 Nov 16         ALS       1p
          1949 Jun 27         TLS       1p
          1950 Jan 17         TLS       1p
               Feb 1          ACS       1p
               Mar 14         Telegram  1p
               Oct 18         TLS       1p
          1951 Jan 8          TLS       1p
                    Note:  Evalyn Shapiro to Brinnin.
               Jan 12         Telegram  1p
               Feb 20         TLS       1p
               Aug 16         TLS       1p
               Aug 27         TLS       1p
               Nov 1          TLS       1p
               Nov 19         TLS       1p
               Dec 12         TLS       1p
          1952 Aug 6          TLS       1p
          1953 Jun 15         TLS       1p
               Aug 10         TLS       1p
               Oct 30         ALS       1p
          1954 Aug 5          TLS       1p
                    Note: Includes letters from Albert S. Cook and Cynthia Colby.

          To:  Friar, Kimon
          1947 Jun 16         ALS       1p   

     F375 Shattuck, Roger
          1955 Oct 29         ALS       2p

     F376 Sichel, Pierre
          1963 Dec 6          TLS       2p

18        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

     F377 Sieveking, Lancelot de Giberne, 1896-
          1956 Jun 9          ALS       2p

     F378 Silkin, Jon
          1963-1968           Letters   8p

     F379 Sillen, Samuel
          [n.d.]              ALS       2p

     F380 Simic, Charles, 1938-
          [1975     Jan 10]   TCS       1p

     F381 Simpson, Louis Aston Marantz, 1923-
          1969 Jul 24         TLS       1p

     F382 Sinclair, Andrew
          [n.d.]              ALS       1p

     F383 Sinclair, Upton, 1878-1968
          1959 Nov 12         ALS       1p

     F384 Sissman, L. E., 1928-1976.
          1968 Mar 8          TLS       1p
               Dec 27         TLS       1p
          1969 Jan 10         ANS       1p
               Jan 29         TNS       1p
               May 24         TLS       1p
               Jun 3          ALS       1p
          1970 Jul 16         TLS       1p
          [n.d.]              ACS       1p

          Sissman, Anne
          [n.d.]              ACS       1p
                    Note:  Acknowledgment of condolence.

18        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

          Sitwell, Edith Dame, 1887-1964.
     F385 1947 Jun 25         ALS       4p
          1950 Nov 28         ALS       4p
          1952 Apr 29         Radiogram 1p
               Aug 20         ALS       4p
               Aug 26         Telegram  1p
               Nov 28         ALS       2p
          1953 Jan 29         Telegram  1p
               Oct 5          Telegram  1p
          1954 Jan 25         Telegram  1p
               Jan 27         Telegram  1p
               Mar 19         Telegram  1p
               Jul 15         ALS       3p
               Jul 29         Telegram  1p
               Sep 12         ALS       4p
               Sep 27         Telegram  1p
               Dec 2          Telegram  1p
          1955 Jan 3          Telegram  1p

     F386 1955 Jul 13         ALS       4p
               Aug 12         Telegram  1p
               Sep 6          Telegram  1p
               Sep 18         ALS       6p
               Sep 21         Telegram  1p
               Dec 16         ACS       2p
                    Note:  Two ACS sent in one envelope.
          1956 Sep 10         ALS       4p
               Sep 13         ALS       2p
          1959 Jun 8          ALS       2p
          [n.y.] Feb 2        ALS       2p

          To:  Read, Bill, 1917-
          1958 Jan 22         ALS       5p

          Salter, Elizabeth
          1964 Sep 8          TNS       1p
                    Note:  Ms. Salter was Sitwell's secretary.  Also includes four
                    postcards of Renishaw.

18        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

     F387 Sitwell, Georgia
          1952 Oct 4          ALS       1p
               Oct 13         ALS       2p
          [n.y.] Sep 9        ALS       1p
          [n.d.]              ALS       1p

     F388 Sitwell, Osbert, 1892-1969.
          1953 Nov 5          Telegram  1p
          1954 Aug 21         TLS       1p
          1955 Aug 13         Telegram  1p
          [1956]              Telegram  1p
          1956 Apr 7          TLS       1p
               Apr 25         Telegram  1p
          1957 May 10         TLS       1p
          1958 Sep 10         TLS       1p
                    Note:  Letter from L. Andrade (secretary to Sir Osbert Sitwell).

     F389 Slavitt, David R., 1935-
          1966 Mar 7          TLS       1p
          [1966]    May 25    ACS       1p

     F390 Slesinger, Tess, 1905-1945.
          1935 Oct 8          TLS       1p

     F391 Smart, Elizabeth
          1951 May 24         ALS       2p

     F392 Smart, William
          1959-1968           Letters   10p
                    Note:  Includes three poems by Jan Haagensen.

          Smith, Gordon
     F393 1934 Jun-Jul        Letters   39p
     F394 1934 Jul-Aug        Letters   36p
     F395 1934 Aug-1947       Letters   45p
                    Note:  Includes one poem.

18        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

     F396 Smith, William Jay, 1918-
          [1949 Apr 19]       ACS       1p
          1951 May 24         ACS       1p
          1964 Apr 27         TLS       1p
                    Note:  Includes Smith's marriage announcement.
          1967 Dec 22         ALS       1p
          [1969]              ACS       1p
                    Note:  Invitation to Smith's play, "Straw Market."
          1969 Dec 5          TLS       1p
          1970 Jan 15         TLS       1p
               Jan 30         TLS       2p
               Feb 24         TLS       1p
               Feb 25         TLS       1p
               Apr 8          TLS       1p
                    Note:  Includes a schedule of events for the International Poetry
                    Festival and Christmas card.  
 
     F397 Spark, Muriel
          1963 Dec 30         TLS       2p
          [1964] Jan          TLS       2p
          [n.d.]              ALS       1p

     F398 Spencer, Theodore, 1902-1949.
          1942 Aug 8          ALS       2p
          1948 Jun 30         ALS       2p
                    Note:  Includes title page for Brinnin paper, "Muriel Rukeyser: The
                    Social Poet and the Problem of Communication."  
 
     F399 Spender, Stephen, 1909-
          [n.y.]    Jul 26    TLS       1p
          [n.y.]    Feb 23    ALS       1p
          [n.y.]    Apr 25    ALS       1p
          [n.d.]              LS        1p
                    Note:  Printed letter concerning the Peggy Guggenheim Collection.

     F400 Spingarn, Lawrence Perry, 1917-
          1963 Mar 23         TLS       1p

     F401 Spivack, Kathleen Perry, 1917-
          1963 Oct 29         TLS       1p
          1964 Apr 28         TLS       1p
          [1966] May 9        TLS       2p


     F402 Stafford, Jean, 1915-
          1952-1975          Letters   49p
                    Note:  Includes a letter from Stafford to Miss Reitell and a card
                    from Brinnin to Jack.


19   F403 Stafford, William Edgar, 1914-
          1965 Mar 1          TLS       1p
          1971 Nov 2          TLS       1p
               Dec 4          TLS (c)   1p
                    Note:  Bears a note to Brinnin.
          1972 Feb 10         TLS       1p

          To:  Hall, James B.
          1971 Oct 5          TLS (c)   1p
          1972 Jan 26         TLS (c)   1p

          To: Read, Bill, 1917-
          1965 Feb 13         TLS       1p
               Mar 1          TLS       1p
                    Note:  Includes a typescript poem by Stafford.
          1968 Mar 18         TLS       1p
     
     F404 Stallman, R. W. (Robert Wooster), 1911-
          1950-1957           Letters   9p  

          Stamos, Theodoros, 1922-
               Includes two works of art (ink on paper) by Stamos, a card with watercolor
               on the recto, an invitation to an exhibition of paintings by Stamos, and an
               exhibition catalogue (1967).

     F405 1945-1952 & [n.d.]  Letters   76p
     F406 1943-1946 & [n.d.]  Letters   39p

     F407 Starbuck, George, 1931-
          1972 Nov 28         TL (x)    1p
          1973 Aug 3          TLS       1p
               Nov 26         ALS       1p
          [n.d.]              ALS       1p
          [n.y.] Aug 29       ALS       1p

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

     F408 Steegmuller, Francis, 1906-
          1971 Oct 25         ALS       2p
          1972 Jun 22         ACS       1p

     F409 Stegner, Wallace Earle, 1909-
          1948 Mar 22         TLS       1p
               Nov 9          TLS       1p

     F410 Steinburg, Saul
          1959 Nov 15         ALS       2p

     F411 Stephan, Ruth Walgreen, 1910-
          1948 Feb 11         ALS       2p
               May 20         ALS       1p
          [n.d.]              ALS       2p
          [n.y.]    Aug 19    ALS       2p
                    Note:  Includes two letters to Brinnin from "John" on Tiger Eye
                    stationery in 1948.

          Stevens, Holly
               Note:  Includes a letter from Jean Maynard to Brinnin and a photocopy of
               poem by F.D. Reeve.
     F412 1955-1968           Letters   40p
     F413 1969-1978           Letters   41p
     F414 1979-1982           Letters   40p

     F415 Stevens, Wallace, 1879-1955.
          1949 Apr 20         TLS       1p
          1950 Jul 27         TLS       1p
               Aug 7          TNS       1p
          1951 Jan 23         TLS       1p
                    Note:  Includes a program of first annual Wallace Stevens program
                    at the University of Connecticut (1965).

     F416 Strand, Mark, 1934-
          [n.d.]              TLS       1p

     F417 Sullivan, Nancy
          1966 Aug 18         ACS       1p

     F418 Swados, Harvey
          1949 Jan 17         TLS       1p
          [n.y.]    Jun 8     TLS       2p

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

     F419 Sweeney, James Johnson, 1900-
          1952 Feb 29         TLS       1p

     F420 Swenson, May
          1953 May 8          TLS       1p

     F421 Taggard, Genevieve, 1894-1948.
          [1943]    Sep 23    ALS       3p
          1943 Oct 6          TLS       1p
               Oct 25         ALS       2p
          [1945     May 25]   ACS       1p
          [1947     Aug 1]    ACS       1p
          [n.d.]              ACS       1p

     F422 Tate, Allen, 1899-
          1944 Oct 5          TLS       1p
               Nov 6          ALS       1p
          1945 Jun 27         TLS       1p
               Aug 17         TNS       1p
               Oct 29         ALS       1p
          1946 Dec 4          TNS       1p
          1947 Jan 27         TNS       1p
               Nov 5          TNS       1p
          1949 Apr 18         ALS       1p
          1950 Nov 20         ALS       1p
               Nov 27         ACS       1p
          1951 Mar 13         TLS       1p
               Dec 31         ALS       1p
          1952 Jan 7          ALS       1p
               Oct 30         ALS       2p
               Nov 19         TLS       1p
          1953 Jan 7          ANS       1p
               Jan 14         ANS       1p
               Feb 24         ANS       1p
          1957 Jan 18         ANS       1p
          1968 May 28         TDS       1p
          [n.d.]              Telegram  1p

     F423 Taylor, Eleanor Ross, 1920-
          [n.y.]    May 12    ALS       2p

19        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

     F423 Taylor, Peter Hillsman, 1917-
          1975 Sep 30         TCS       1p
               Dec 12    TCS       1p
          1978 Sep 25         ALS       1p
          [n.d.]              ACS       1p
                    Note:  Christmas card from Peter and Eleanor Taylor.

     F424 Theobald, John Richmond
          1947 Nov 29         TLS       1p
          1948 Jan 8          ALS       1p


20        Thompson, John Hinsdale
               Includes programs, photographs, and notes by Bill Read.
     F425 1943-1967           Letters   65p
     F426 1968-1969           Letters   49p
     F427 1970                Letters   40p
     F428 1971                Letters   32p
     F429 1972-1973           Letters   57p
     F430 [n.d.]              Letters   51p


21        John Malcolm Brinnin letters to John H. Thompson
               Includes photocopies, photographs, clippings, travel brochures, letters
               from Bill Read and others, book announcements, itineraries for trips, a few
               letters from Thompson to Brinnin, poems by Brinnin, and a program for a
               performance of Dylan.

     F431 1936-1937           Letters   33p
     F432 1938-1939           Letters   28p
     F433 1940 Jan-Jul        Letters   29p
     F434 1940 Aug-Dec        Letters   26p
     F435 1941 Jan-Jul        Letters   37p
     F436 1941 Aug-Dec        Letters   25p
     F437 1942 Jan-May        Letters   40p
     F438 1942 Jun-Dec        Letters   39p
     F439 1946                Letters   49p
     F440 1947                Letters   28p
     F441 1948                Letters   29p
     F442 1949                Letters   43p
     F443 1950                Letters   37p
     F444 1951                Letters   44p

22        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

          John Malcolm Brinnin letters to John H. Thompson (cont'd)
     F445 1952                Letters   31p
     F446 1953                Letters   21p
     F447 1954                Letters   37p
     F448 1955                Letters   37p
     F449 1956                Letters   40p
     F450 1957                Letters   52p
     F451 1958 Jan-Jun        Letters   54p
     F452 1958 Jul-Dec        Letters   50p
     F453 1959 Jan-Jul        Letters   33p
     F454 1959 Aug-Dec        Letters   36p
     F455 1960 Jan-Jul        Letters   21p
     F456 1960 Aug-Dec        Letters   24p

23   F457 1961                Letters   33p
     F458 1962                Letters   23p
     F459 1963                Letters   30p
     F460 1964                Letters   48p
     F461 1965                Letters   34p
     F462 1966 Jan-Sep        Letters   27p
     F463 1966 Sep-Oct        Letters   25p
     F464 1966 Nov-Dec        Letters   39p
     F465 1967 Jan-Jul        Letters   22p
     F466 1967 Aug-Dec        Letters   31p

24   F467 1968                Letters   43p
     F468 1969 Jan-Aug        Letters   31p
     F469 1969 Sep-Dec        Letters   51p
     F470 1970 Jan-Jun        Letters   54p
     F471 1970 Jul-Dec        Letters   42p
     F472 1971 Jan-Sep        Letters   73p
     F473 1971 Oct-Dec        Letters   47p
     F474 1972 Jan-May        Letters   78p

25   F475 1972 Jun-Sep        Letters   38p
     F476 1972 Oct-Dec        Letters   51p
     F477 1973 Jan-Apr        Letters   37p
     F478 1973 May-Jul        Letters   56p

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

          John Malcolm Brinnin letters to Margaret Thompson
               Includes photographs and letters to Bill Read.

     F479 1963-1974           Letters   52p
     F480 1975-1976           Letters   33p
     F481 1977-1978           Letters   33p
     F482 1979-1980           Letters   19p


26   F483 Tillinghast, Richard
          1968 Jul 17         TCS       1p
          1969 Jan 10         TLS       1p
          1977 Oct 1          ALS       1p
          1979 Sep 21         TLS       1p
          1980 Jan 2          TLS       1p
                    Note:  Includes two poems by Tillinghast.
               Jan 30         ALS       2p

     F484 Todd, Ruthven, 1914-
          1955 Jul 27         ALS       1p
               Oct 24         TCS       1p
               Nov 7          TLS       2p
               Nov 17         TLS       2p
                    Note:  Verso bears a typescript, with autograph corrections, of the
                    poem, "Laugharne Churchyard in 1954."
          1959 [ca. Jul 9]    ACS       1p
          1971 Oct 3          TLS       4p
          1972 May 19         TLS       1p
          [n.y.] Mar          ACS       1p
          [n.y.] Jun 30       ACS       1p

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

     F485 Toklas, Alice B.
          1947 Feb 8          ALS       1p
               Mar 28         ALS       1p
                    Note:  Includes Typescript (carbon) translation of Brinnin's "Little
                    Elegy," titled "Petite Elegie pour Gertrude Stein."
               Dec 1          ALS       1p
          1950 Jul 27         ALS       1p
               Aug 7          ALS       1p
               Sep 8          ALS       1p
               Sep 8          ANS       1p
               Sep 22         ALS       1p
          1953 Aug 26         ALS       1p
          1958 Jun 15         ALS       1p
               Jun 30         ALS       1p
               Aug 11         ALS       1p
               Aug 21         Telegram  1p
          1959 Nov 14         ALS       1p
          [n.d.]              Printed   1p
                    Note:  Invitation, plus a copy of Pictures for a Picture, Gertrude
                    Stein As a Collector and Writer on Art & Artists, a program for
                    "Hommage a Gertrude Stein," and photocopies.

          Burns, Edward
          1981 Apr 23         TLS       1p
                    Note:  Writes on behalf of the estate of Alice B. Toklas.

     F486 Treece, Henry, 1911-1966.
          1950-1959           Letters   13p
                    Note:  Includes a letter from Aneirin Talfan to Treece, bearing an
                    autograph note by Brinnin.  

     F487 Trilling, Lionel, 1905-1975.
          1950 Jan 17         TLS       1p

     F488 Turco, Lewis
          1959 Apr 21         TLS       1p

     F489 Tyler, Parker
          1944 Feb 21         TLS       1p

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

     F490 Untermeyer, Louis, 1885-1977.
          1939 [Apr 2]        TCS       1p
               May 10         TLS       1p
               May 10         TNS       1p
               May 22         ALS       2p
               [Jun 18]       TCS       1p
          1940 Apr 12         TLS       1p
               Jul 16         TLS       1p
          1941 May 17         TCS       1p
          1942 Oct 16         TLS       1p
          1954 Oct 15         TLS       1p
          1971 Dec 31         TLS       1p
          1972 Jan 25         TLS       1p
          1975 Dec 8          TNS       1p

     F490 Untermeyer, N. A.
          1963 Jul 24         TCS       1p

     F491 Updike, John
          [n.y.] Mar 8        TLS       1p

          To:  Lawrence, Seymour
          [1971] Oct 28       TCS       1p

     F492 Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.
          [n.d.]              ANS       1p

     F493 Van Doren, Mark, 1894-1972.
          1949 Jul 24         ALS       1p
               Oct 26         ACS       1p

          To:  Friar, Kimon
          1947 Jun 18         ALS       1p

26        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

     F494 Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964.
          1947 Oct 1          TLS       1p
               Nov 23         TLS       1p
               Dec 24         TNS       1p
          1948 Sep 30         TLS       1p
               Oct 29         TLS       1p
               Nov 17         TNS       1p
          1949 May 3          TNS       1p
          1959 Mar 11         TNS       1p
               Nov 1          TLS       1p
          [n.d.]              ALS       1p
                    Note:  Includes three negatives of photographs of Gertrude Stein.

     F495 Vassilikos, Vassilis
          1966 Jul 10         ALS       3p

     F496 Vazakas, Byron
          1944 Apr 27         TLS       2p
          1945 Feb 28         TLS       1p
               Dec 3          TLS       1p
          1951 Jun 20         TLS       1p

     F497 Vendler, Helen Hennessy
          1969-1979           Letters   41p
                    Note:  Includes letters to Bill Read.

     F498 Viereck, Peter Robert Edwin, 1916-
          1950 Feb 15         TLS       1p
          [1950] Jul 14       TLS       1p
          1951 Feb 12         TLS       1p
          [n.y.] Feb 15       TLS       2p

     F499 Villa, Jose Garcia
          1943 Mar 1          TLS       1p

     F500 Wain, John
          1961 Mar 26         TLS       2p
               Apr 19         TLS       1p
               May 5          TLS       1p
          1962 Apr 25         TLS       1p
          [1965 Jul 29]       TLS       1p

     F501 Wakoski, Diane
          1968 Oct 2          TLS       1p

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

     F502 Warner, Rex, 1905-
          1962-1973           Letters   47p
                    Note:  Includes a photograph (1967) with a note by Brinnin.  

     F503 Warren, Robert Penn, 1905-
          [n.d.]              TDS       1p
                    Note:  Report on Anthology of Modern Poetry.
          1940 Sep 18         TLS       1p
          1945 Mar 26         TLS       1p
          1952 Nov 13         TLS       1p
          [n.d.]              ANS       1p

          To:  Friar, Kimon
          1947 Jun 19         TLS       1p

     F504 Watkins, Vernon Phillips, 1906-1967.
          To:  Friar, Kimon
          1944 Apr 28         ALS       2p

          To:  Read, Bill, 1917-
          1965 Mar 27         TLS       1p

     F505 Weber, Brom, 1917-
          1949 Jul 27         TLS       2p

     F506 Weiss, Theodore Russell, 1916-
          1963 Aug 19         ALS       2p
          1964 Dec 18         ALS       1p

     F507 Welty, Eudora, 1919-
          1947 Mar 25         TLS       2p
          [1954] Sep 4        ALS       2p

     F508 Wescott, Glenway, 1901-
          [n.y.]    May 31    TLS       1p
          [n.y.]    Apr 15    TLS       1p

          West, William - See Kay Boyle (F45).

     F509 Wheelock, John Hall, 1886-
          1964 Feb 15         ACS       1p
               Feb 25         ACS       2p
          1966 Aug 5          ACS       1p

26        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

     F510 White, Katherine S.
          1944 Jul 25         TLS       2p

     F511 Whittemore, Reed, 1919-
          1961 Jun 25         TLS       1p
                    Note:  Includes a copy of Yale Review for Spring 1957.
               Jul 10         TLS       1p

          Kromminga, Carol
          1969 Aug 22         TLS       1p


27        Wilbur, Charlee
               Includes Brinnin's certificate as godparent to Aaron Hammond Wilbur,
               Charlee Wilbur's poem, "For Bill," letters to Bill Read, and printed cards
               with poetry by Richard Wilbur.
     F512 1947-1972           Letters   73p
     F513 1973-1982           Letters   64p
     F514 [n.d.]              Letters   57p
     F515 [n.d.]              Letters   20p
 
     F516 Wilbur, Ellen
          1972-1978           Letters   9p
                    Note:  Includes an invitation to her wedding and her poem, "The
                    Carnival Was Closing."

     F517 Wilbur, Richard, 1921-
          1949-1978           Letters   67p
                    Note:  Includes an invitation to a dance, several poems by Richard
                    Wilbur (including one with a photograph of Brinnin attached), and
                    photographs of Wilbur and Brinnin.

     F518 Wilder, Thornton, 1897-1975.
          1937 Mar 18         ALS       1p
          1950 Jan 23         ALS       2p
          [1951] May 17       ACS       1p
          [1953] Sep 28       Telegram  1p
          1954 Jun 15         ACS       2p
          [n.y.] Sep 25       ACS       2p

          Wilder, Isabel
          1959 Nov 21         TLS       1p

27        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

     F519 Wilkins, Bill
          1977-1978           Letters   19p

     F520 Williams, Emlyn, 1905-
          1957 Oct 15         ALS       1p
          1963 Sep 25         ALS       1p

     F521 Williams, Oscar, 1900-1964.
          1940s               Letters   19p
                    Note:  Includes a letter from Herbert Weinstock to Brinnin (1944)
                    and Brinnin's reply.

          To:  Ingalls, Jeremy, 1911-
          1944 Apr 1          ANS       1p

     F522 Williams, William Carlos, 1883-1963.
          [1949 Aug 8]         Telegram  1p
          [1953 Oct 5]         Telegram  1p
          1953 Oct 6           TLS       1p
                    Note:  Includes two photographs of Williams.
          1955 Jan 26          TLS       1p

     F523 Wilson, Colin, 1931-
          1960 Aug 13         TLS       1p
               Aug 13         TLS       1p
               Aug 27         TLS       1p

     F524 Wilson, Edmund, 1895-1972.
          1936 Nov 28         TNS       1p
          1940 Nov 12         TLS       1p
               Dec 4          TNS       1p

     F525 Winslow, Ann, 1894-
          1965 Dec 3          TLS       1p
          1966 Jan 29         TLS       1p
               Apr 10         TLS       1p

     F526 Wright, Charles
          1978 Nov 9          ACS       1p

27        Series I.  Literary and professional correspondence (cont'd)

     F527 Young, Marguerite, 1909-
          [1972 Jan 17]       ACS       1p

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

     F529 Yunkers, Adja
          1955 Dec 7          ALS       1p
          1956 Feb 8          TLS       2p
                    Note:  This is an autograph note on a letter from Dore.
               Mar 28         ALS       1p
          1957 Jul 1          ACS       1p
          [n.d.]              ALS       1p
                    Note:  Written in various colors of crayons.

     F529 Zinnes, Harriet
          1944 Dec 1          TLS       1p

28        Miscellaneous correspondence arranged chronologically.
               Note:  Includes printed items and some manuscripts.
     F530 1934-1939           Letters   34p
     F531 1940-1942           Letters   90p
     F532 1943-1949           Letters   74p
     F533 1950-1953           Letters   56p
     F534 1954-1956           Letters   57p

29   F535 1957-1959           Letters   52p
     F536 1960-1962           Letters   61p
     F537 1963-1965           Letters   69p
     F538 1966-1969           Letters   60p
     F539 1970-1975           Letters   37p
     F540 1977-1981           Letters   28p

30   F541 [n.d.]              Letters   83p
     F542 [n.d.]              Letters   58p
     F543 [n.d.]              Letters   55p


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+ Series I.: A - G
+ Series I.: I - R

+ 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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