Kenneth O. Hanson collection, 1945-1979.

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Hanson, Kenneth O., 1922-2003. Kenneth O. Hanson collection, 1945-1979.

Kenneth O. Hanson collection, 1945-1979.

The collection consists of letters written to Kenneth O. Hanson by a variety of American poets or publishers from 1945-1979. Correspondents include A.R. Ammons, James Dickey, Anthony Hecht, Richard Howard, James Merrill, Marianne Moore, Alan Tate, William Carlos Williams. The letters discuss literary works, both Hanson's and others; the publishing of Hanson's works; and other general matters.

.25 linear feet : (1 box)

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