Alec Wilder papers, 1939-2000.

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Wilder, Alec. Alec Wilder papers, 1939-2000.

Alec Wilder papers, 1939-2000.

Collection consists of correspondence and printed matter concerning Wilder.

.7 linear foot (2 boxes)

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Engvick, William

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