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Orlovsky, Peter, 1933-2010


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

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

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

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Manuscripts (documents) 2
American poetry--20th century 1
Authors, American--20th century 1
Beat generation--Correspondence 1
Beat generation--History 1