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Di Prima, Diane


Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

American and English poetry readings fliers, posters, and cards

Identifier: MSS 0878

This collection of American and English poetry readings fliers, posters, and cards comprises promotional ephemera documenting live poetry events in America and England. The collection contains posters, fliers, postcards, calendars, newsletters, programs and other printed and hand-drawn ephemera documenting the activities of poets, live performance venues, and literary networks largely associated with the California and New York experimental poetry scenes.

Dates: 1951-2011; Majority of material found within 1965-1998

Karl Bissinger papers

Identifier: MSS 0682

The papers of American photojournalist, restaurateur, and peace activist Karl Bissinger (1914-2008) encompass nearly seventy years of professional activity. This collection not only provides abundant documentation of Bissinger's careers in photography and social activism, but also offers rich visual resources for the history of photography in post-World War II America.

Dates: 1800, 1935-2008

Diane Di Prima letters and poetry collection

Identifier: MSS 0183

The Diane Di Prima letters and poetry collection consists of thirty letters and a collection of poems, all written by American poet, Diane Di Prima. Diane Di Prima's letters, spanning the dates 1962-1971, are written to her parents, Frank and Emma Di Prima. The collection of poetry, titled the Freddie Poems, consists of poems dated between 1957–1966.

Dates: 1957-1971

Robert A. Wilson collection

Identifier: MSS 0481

The Robert A. Wilson collection comprises 9 linear feet of material related to 36 prominent literary figures, previously in the private collection of Robert A. Wilson, the final owner of the Phoenix Book Shop, in New York City (1962-1988).

Dates: 1906-2011

Zephyrus Image records

Identifier: MSS 0880
Abstract Zephyrus Image, founded by Holbrook Teter and Michael Myers, was a small Northern California press operating from approximately 1969-1983, notable for its socially- and politically-subversive books and ephemera and its fine works on paper. The Zephyrus Image records document the activities of the California press and its proprietors and the planning and development of roughly 300 printed works of poetry and political and satirical books and ephemera. Zephyrus Image projects were created for...
Dates: 1960-2000; Majority of material found within circa 1969-1983

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Photographs 4
Correspondence 3
Ephemera (general) 3
Fliers (printed matter) 3
Galley proofs 3
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Poems 3
Poets, American--20th century 3
Posters 3
American poetry--20th century 2
Authors, American--20th century 2
Clippings (information artifacts) 2
Collages (visual works) 2
Manuscripts (documents) 2
Negatives (photographic) 2
Poets 2
Promotional materials 2
Works of art 2
Activists 1
Alternative spaces (Arts facilities) 1
American poetry--21st century 1
Artists (visual artists) 1
Artists' books 1
Artists' books (books) 1
Arts facilities 1
Authors and publishers--20th century 1
Authors, American--20th century--Correspondence 1
Black Arts movement 1
Black Mountain school (Group of poets) 1
Black-and-white photographs 1
Book artists 1
Book industries and trade--United States--History--20th century 1
Book jackets 1
Booklets 1
Books 1
Booksellers 1
Broadsides (notices) 1
Bumper stickers 1
Business cards 1
Calendars 1
California--History--1950- 1
Calligraphy (visual works) 1
Caricatures 1
Catalogs (documents) 1
Centers for the performing arts 1
Collectors 1
Color photographs 1
Color transparencies 1
Contact sheets 1
Cuba--Description and travel 1
Diaries 1
Drafts (documents) 1
Dramatists, American--20th century 1
Drawings (visual works) 1
Dummies (printed matter) 1
English poetry--20th century 1
Essays 1
Exhibition catalogs 1
Families--United States--History--20th century 1
Fashion photography--History--20th century 1
Flip books 1
France--Description and travel 1
Freehand drawings (drawings) 1
Government records 1
Graphic design (Typography)--United States--History--20th century 1
Greenwich Village (New York, N.Y.)--History--20th century 1
Handmade paper 1
Healdsburg (Calif.) 1
Illustrators 1
Inventories 1
Italy--Description and travel 1
Journals (accounts) 1
Kent State Arts Festival (1974 : Kent State University) 1
Layouts (printer matter) 1
Letterpress printing 1
Letters (correspondence) 1
Linocuts (prints) 1
Linoleum block printing 1
Linoleum block printing (American) 1
Literary readings 1
Magazines (periodicals) 1
Mimeograph copies 1
Miniature books 1
Mock-ups 1
Morocco--Description and travel 1
Newsletters 1
Notebooks 1
Notes 1
Page proofs 1
Painters (artists) 1
Paintings (visual works) 1
Pamphlets 1
Peace movements--United States--History--20th century 1
Photographers 1
Photography--United States--History--20th century 1
Playbills 1
Poetry 1
Poets, American--20th century--Correspondence 1
Poets, American--21st century 1
Poets, English--20th century 1
Portraits 1
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