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Ginsberg, Allen, 1926-1997


Found in 8 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

Charles Henri Ford papers related to Om Krishna II

Identifier: MSS 0294
Abstract These letters from American poet Charles Henri Ford (and others) to publishers Charles and Pamela Plymell concern publication plans for Ford's Om Krishna II (Cherry Valley Editions, 1981). In addition to Ford's letters there are single letters from Beat poet Allen Ginsberg, Nepalese artist Indra Tamang, bookbinder Alan Brilliant, writer Ed Germain, and the Plymells. A draft typescript of Om Krishna II,...
Dates: 1966-1981; Majority of material found within 1979-1981

Allen Ginsberg letters to Gregory Corso

Identifier: MSS 0099-F0907

Allen Ginsberg wrote these postcards and letters to Gregory Corso between 1982 and 1985.

Dates: 1982-1985

Allen Ginsberg poems and letters

Identifier: MSS 0099-F0759

Typescript poems, a published letter, a postcard written by Allen Ginsberg, and items related to the article "The Sound of Beat" published in the July 1959 issue of Playboy.

Dates: 1959-1966, 1984

Ron Loewinsohn letters to Basil King

Identifier: MSS 0099-F0719

Eighteen typed and signed letters from Ron Loewinsohn to Basil King concerning domestic affairs, school, writing, publishing, and financial worries, dated from 1964 to 1970.

Dates: 1964 September 10-1970 June 29

Laurence H. Scott letter to Robert A. Wilson

Identifier: MSS 0099-F0775

One typed letter written and initialed by Laurence H. Scott to Robert A. Wilson on Harvard University Committee on Degrees in History and Literature letterhead, dated November 18, 1964. In the letter Scott describes a poetry reading given by Allen Ginsberg and Peter Orlovsky at Harvard University.

Dates: 1964 November 18

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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Correspondence 4
Poets 4
Poets, American--20th century 4
Postcards 4
Typescripts 4
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Clippings (information artifacts) 3
Fliers (printed matter) 3
Photographs 3
Posters 3
American poetry--20th century 2
American poetry--20th century--Correspondence 2
Authors, American--20th century 2
Beat generation--Correspondence 2
Collages (visual works) 2
Ephemera (general) 2
Galley proofs 2
Letters (correspondence) 2
Manuscripts (documents) 2
Poems 2
Poets, American--20th century--Correspondence 2
Promotional materials 2
Works of art 2
Alternative spaces (Arts facilities) 1
American poetry--21st century 1
Announcements 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
Beat generation--History 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
Brochures 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
Colophons (parts of books) 1
Color photographs 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
Flip books 1
Freehand drawings (drawings) 1
Graphic design (Typography)--United States--History--20th century 1
Handmade paper 1
Healdsburg (Calif.) 1
Illustrators 1
Inventories 1
Kent State Arts Festival (1974 : Kent State University) 1
Layouts (printer matter) 1
Letterpress printing 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
Negatives (photographic) 1
Newsletters 1
Notebooks 1
Page proofs 1
Painters (artists) 1
Poetry 1
Poets, American--21st century 1
Poets, English--20th century 1
Pressbooks (theatre manuals) 1
Printed ephemera 1
Printers (people) 1
Printing 1
Printing--United States--History--20th century 1
Prints (visual works) 1
Private Presses--United States--History--20th century 1
Private presses 1
Privately printed books 1
Programs (documents) 1
Proofs (printed matter) 1
Publications (documents) 1
Publishers 1
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