Eaton, Charles Edward, 1916-2006

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Charles Edward Eaton, poet and professor, was born in Winston- Salem, N.C., received his B.A. degree from the University of North Carolina in 1936, studied at Princeton, and received his M.A. degree from Harvard, where he worked with Robert Frost who later recommended him to the Bread Loaf Writers' Conference. Eaton served as Vice Consul in Brazil, 1942- 1946, and as professor of creative writing at UNC, 1946-1952. In 1950, he married Isabel Patterson of Pittsburgh. Eaton is a widely published and highly regarded writer, who has won numerous poetry prizes and other honors.

From the description of Charles Edward Eaton papers, 1916-1990s [manuscript]. WorldCat record id: 35268163

American novelist and poet, diplomat, teacher, and organizer of art exhibitions.

From the description of Charles Edward Eaton collection, 1951-1987. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70962615

Charles Edward Eaton, poet and professor, was born in Winston-Salem, N.C.; received his B.A. degree from the University of North Carolina in 1936; studied at Princeton; and received his M.A. degree from Harvard, where he worked with Robert Frost, who later recommended him to the Bread Loaf Writers' Conference. Eaton served as United States Vice Consul in Brazil, 1942- 1946, and as professor of creative writing at the University of North Carolina, 1946-1952. In 1950, he married Isabel Patterson of Pittsburgh. Eaton was a widely published and highly regarded writer, who has won numerous poetry prizes and other honors.

From the guide to the Charles Edward and Isabel Patterson Eaton Art Collection Papers, 1920s-1990s, (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection.)

Charles Edward Eaton (1916- ), poet and professor, was born in Winston-Salem, N.C. Eaton received his B.A. degree from the University of North Carolina in 1936, studied at Princeton, and received his M.A. degree from Harvard, where he worked with Robert Frost, who later recommended him to the Bread Loaf Writers' Conference. Eaton served as Vice Consul in Brazil, 1942-1946, and as professor of creative writing at UNC, 1946-1952. In 1950, he married Isabel Patterson of Pittsburgh. Eaton is a widely published and highly regarded writer, who has won numerous poetry prizes and other honors.

From the guide to the Charles Edward Eaton Papers, 1950s-1990s, (Southern Historical Collection)

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creatorOf Fox, Charles. Ninepence archives, 1944-1956. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Poetry mss., 1954-2002 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
creatorOf Charles Edward Eaton Papers, 1950s-1990s University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
creatorOf Eaton, Charles Edward, 1916-2006. Charles Edward Eaton papers, 1916-1990s [manuscript]. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Walser, Richard Gaither, 1908-1988. Richard Gaither Walser papers, 1918-1988 [manuscript]. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Antioch Review mss., 1940-2007 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
referencedIn George P. Garrett Papers, 1929-2008, (bulk 1960-2000) David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn Cummings, E. E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962. Additional papers, 1917-1962 and undated. Houghton Library
referencedIn Ragan, Sam, 1915-1996. Sam Ragan papers, 1950-1996. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Charles Edward Eaton Papers, 1950s-1990s University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
creatorOf United States. Embassy (Brazil). Letter, 1944, to Lewis Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Charles Edward and Isabel Patterson Eaton Art Collection Papers, 1920s-1990s University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
referencedIn Jones, Paul, 1950-. Papers, 1978-1995 (general abstract). University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf Carver, Raymond, 1938-1988. [Perspective archives]. Washington University in St. Louis, .
referencedIn Witter Bynner papers, 1829-1965. Houghton Library
referencedIn Charles Edward Eaton Papers, 1950s-1990s University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
referencedIn Shelby Stephenson Papers, 1965-2007 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
referencedIn Richard Gaither Walser Papers, 1918-1988 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
creatorOf Meacham, Harry M. (Harry Monroe), 1901-1975. Harry M. Meacham papers [manuscript] , 1900-75. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Charles Edward and Isabel Patterson Eaton Art Collection papers, 1920s-1990s. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Cummings, E. E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962. Additional papers, 1917-1962 and undated. Houghton Library
referencedIn Department of Dramatic Art of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1922-2003 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. University Archives and Records Service
referencedIn Cummings, E. E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962. Additional papers, 1870-1969. Houghton Library
referencedIn Powell, Dannye Romine. Dannye Romine Powell papers, 1975-1999. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Levin, Harry. Harry Levin Papers. 1920-1995. Houghton Library
referencedIn Moose, Ruth. Ruth Moose papers, 1960s-2000 [manuscript]. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Ruth Moose Papers (#4918), 1960s-2000 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
referencedIn Sam Ragan Papers, 1948-1996 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
referencedIn Southern poetry review records, 1962-1978 [manuscript]. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn William Stanley Braithwaite Papers, 1916-1962 Syracuse University. Library. Special Collections Research Center
creatorOf Brooke, Jocelyn. Papers, 1831-1966. University of California, San Diego, UC San Diego Library; UCSD Library
referencedIn Guy Owen Papers (#4287), 1951-1981 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
creatorOf Eaton, Charles Edward, 1916-2006. Correspondence to Van Wyck Brooks, 1951-1958. University of Pennsylvania Library
referencedIn Fred Chappell papers, 1944-2013 and undated Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn Paul Jones Papers (#4787), 1978-1995 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
creatorOf Eaton, Charles Edward, 1916-2006. Charles Edward Eaton collection, 1951-1987. Boston University. School of Medicine
creatorOf Anderson, Lee, 1896-1972. Papers, 1933-1976 (inclusive), 1948-1972 (bulk). Washington University in St. Louis, .
referencedIn Paul Jones Papers (#4787), 1978-1995 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
referencedIn Sam Ragan Papers, 1948-1996 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
referencedIn Taylor, Peter, 1917-1994. Letters to Robie Macauley [manuscript], 1946-1948. University of Virginia. Library
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associatedWith Anderson, Lee, 1896-1972. person
associatedWith Antioch review. corporateBody
correspondedWith Ben Eaton person
correspondedWith Bill McGirt person
associatedWith Braithwaite, William Stanley, 1878-1962 person
associatedWith Brooke, Jocelyn. person
correspondedWith Bynner, Witter person
associatedWith Bynner, Witter, 1881-1968. person
associatedWith Chappell, Fred, 1936- person
correspondedWith Cummings, E. E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962 person
correspondedWith Dorn, Alfred person
associatedWith Dorn, Alfred, 1929- person
correspondedWith Eaton, Charles Edward, 1916- person
correspondedWith Eaton, Clement person
associatedWith Eaton family. family
associatedWith Eaton, Isabel Patterson. person
associatedWith Eaton, Isabel Patterson. person
associatedWith Fox, Charles. person
correspondedWith Garrett, George P., 1929-2008 person
associatedWith Harris, Emily Katharine, 1921- person
correspondedWith Harris, Emily Katherine person
correspondedWith Hillyer, Robert person
associatedWith Hillyer, Robert, 1895-1961. person
correspondedWith Hogan, Judy person
associatedWith Hogan, Judy, 1937- person
correspondedWith I. A. Richardson person
correspondedWith Inman, Will person
associatedWith Inman, Will, 1923- person
correspondedWith Irwin, John person
associatedWith Irwin, John T. person
correspondedWith Isabel Patterson person
associatedWith Jones, Paul, 1950- person
correspondedWith Knaths, Karl person
associatedWith Knaths, Karl, 1891-1971. person
associatedWith Levin, Harry, 1912-1994 person
associatedWith Meacham, Harry M. (Harry Monroe), 1901-1975. person
associatedWith Modern Poetry Association corporateBody
associatedWith Moose, Ruth. person
correspondedWith Owen, Guy, 1925- person
associatedWith Powell, Dannye Romine. person
associatedWith Ragan, Sam, 1915- person
associatedWith Ragan, Sam, 1915-1996. person
correspondedWith Smith, Dave person
associatedWith Smith, Dave, 1942- person
correspondedWith Stallman, Robert W. person
associatedWith Stallman, R. W. (Robert Wooster), 1911-1982. person
correspondedWith Stephenson, Holly Stevens person
correspondedWith Stephenson, Shelby, 1938- person
associatedWith Taylor, Peter, 1917-1994. person
correspondedWith Tomlinson, Charles person
associatedWith Tomlinson, Charles, 1927- person
correspondedWith Turner, Frederick person
associatedWith Turner, Frederick, 1943- person
associatedWith United States. Embassy (Brazil). corporateBody
associatedWith University of North Carolina (1793-1962) corporateBody
associatedWith University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Dept. of Dramatic Art. corporateBody
associatedWith Untermeyer, Louis, 1885-1977. person
associatedWith Viereck, Peter, 1916-2006. person
associatedWith Walser, Richard Gaither, 1908-1988. person
correspondedWith Wilcox, Patricia person
associatedWith Williams, William Carlos, 1883-1963. person
associatedWith Witt, Harold. person
correspondedWith Wood, James person
associatedWith Young, Stark, 1881-1963. person
associatedWith Zabel, Morton Dauwen, 1901-1964. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
North Carolina
Brazil
Subject
American poetry--20th century
American literature--20th century
Creative writing (Higher education)--Study and teaching
Families--Social life and customs
Poets, American
College teachers--History--20th century
Authors, American--20th century
Occupation
Authors, American
Poets, American
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Birth 1916-06-25

Death 2006-03-22

Americans

English

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