Papers, 1933-1976 (inclusive), 1948-1972 (bulk).

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Anderson, Lee, 1896-1972. Papers, 1933-1976 (inclusive), 1948-1972 (bulk).

Papers, 1933-1976 (inclusive), 1948-1972 (bulk).

Consists of Lee Anderson's literary papers. Includes his literary manuscripts and worksheets for his published and unpublished work. Also present are audiotapes of Anderson and other poets reading. Correspondents include Conrad Aiken, Léonie Adams, Louise Bogan, Cleanth Brooks, Stanley Burnshaw, Constance Carrier, Elliott Coleman, Babette Deutsch, Charles Edward Eaton, Richard Eberhart, Theodore Enslin, John Gould Fletcher, Isabella Gardner, Jean Garrigue, Ruth Herschberger, Ted Hughes, Josephine Jacobsen, Galway Kinnell, Josephine Miles, Marianne Moore, Howard Nemerov, John Frederick Nims, Anthony Ostroff, Sylvia Plath, Paul Ramsey, Winfield Townley Scott, William Jay Smith, Mark Van Doren, Hui-ming Wang, Theodore Russell Weiss, and John Hall Wheelock. Conrad Aiken material includes 49 items (ALsS, TLsS) from Aiken to Anderson, 1940-1971; and 2 items (TL (carbon)) from Anderson to Aiken, 1951-1952. John Gould Fletcher material includes 7 items (TLsS) from Fletcher to Anderson, 1945-1947. Mark Van Doren material includes 16 items (TLsS, ALsS) from Van Doren to Anderson, 1945-1972.

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