Robert Sward Papers, 1951-1971.
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box-folder   17-29/198-353  
II. Poetry. [series]: (ca. 5710 items.)   
Scope: Consists of titled and untitled poems, fragments, notes, poems collected for readings, and manuscripts toward published and unpublished collections.


box-folder   17-23/198-258  
II. 1. Titled poems. (ca. 2305 items.)   
Scope: Consists of titled poems, maintained alphabetically.


 
4 people floating a 3 . [n.d.], 7/68. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to light revision. 3 drafts, 3p.)
 
9 night shooting chant . 1967: November. (Ts. 2p.)
 
99-44/100. 1960: September 13. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p. contains Auto. notes.)
 
Above the current . [n.d.]. (Ts. 1p.)
 
The abuse of space . 12/70-12/11/70. (Ts, Ts(cb). moderate revision. 5 drafts, 10p. Alternately titled Waiting for elephants/the abuse of space; Head holes/the abuse of space; and Head holes.)
 
Accident report. 3/64, [n.d.]. (Ts, Ts(cb). moderate revision. 3 drafts, 3p.)
 
Act . 5/4/60, [n.d.]. (Ts, Auto. moderate revision. 3 drafts, 3p. Alternately titled Accompli.)
 
The act of eating . 7/24/64-[ca. 1965], [n.d.]. (none to heavy revision. 14 drafts, 26p. includes fragments.)
 
Advertisements . [n.d.]. (Ts. 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with draft of letter to Paul Engle, [ca. 1958: March 19].)
 
The air . [n.d.]. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
Al. 1956-57, [n.d.]. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 8 drafts, 8p.)
 
Albada . 1960: May 12. (Auto. 1p. Alternately titled Aubade.)
 
All around . 9/16/63-9/17/64. (Ts. moderate to heavy revision. 3 drafts, 3p. Alternately titled The other side of things.)
 
All evening . 5/60-7/64, [n.d.]. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). light to heavy revision. 14 drafts, 15p. one draft with printer's marks.)
 
All for a day . 12/1/60-12/60, [n.d.]. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 5 drafts, 5p. Alternately titled All day.)
 
All Saints Day (Quebec) . 10/27/70-[ca. 1970], [n.d.]. (Ts, Ts(cb). moderate revision. 3 drafts, 3p.)
 
All the mornings . [ca. 1956]-8/62, [n.d.]. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb), Ts(x). none to heavy revision. 16 drafts, 17p. Alternately titled All the evenings.)
 
All women . 3/24/64-1/65. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). light to heavy revision. 11 drafts, 12p. Alternately titled Women; Everything; Hair on your nipples.)
 
Alley. [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, 1960: April 13.)
 
Aloud . 7/10/56-[n.d.]. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 4 drafts, 4p.)
 
American heritage . 10/61-11/61, [n.d.]. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb), Ts(x). none to heavy revision. 10 drafts, 12p. Alternately titled Civil War; Burnside Bridge, Antietam . Contains editorial comments written in another hand.)
 
Amnesia, ice-floe . [n.d.]. (Ts, Ts(cb). 2p. Filed in Ser. I.1. on recto of letter to Robert Cohen, 1967: Nov. 7.)
 
And his pregnant wife . [ca. 1956-57]. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 12 drafts, 26p.)
 
Another . [ca. 1967]: [April]. (Auto. heavy revision. 1p. Alternately titled Ann Quin delivers the sun; She delivers the sun.)
 
Another poet's car . 1970-1971, [n.d.]. (Ts, Ts(cb), Ts(x). none to heavy revision. 15 drafts, 22p. This poem was written as a review of a collection of poems by Stanley Cooperman; some drafts indicate Lawrence Russell as joint author. Notes and fragments included. 4 drafts filed in Ser. I.1 with letter from Carol Berge, 1972:Feb 1..)
 
Another thing that grows . 2/62-5/16/65, [n.d.]. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 14 drafts, 18p.)
 
Antarctica . 1/64-Spring 1965. (Auto, Ts, xerox of printed page. none to moderate revision. 4 drafts, 5p. Alternately titled Going south; Heading south.)
 
Apartment 2-B . 1960-3/30/62, [n.d.]. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). moderate to heavy revision. 10 drafts, 12p. Alternately titled It was summer.)
 
The Apteryx (1/35) of Webster's Dictionary,--and New Zealand . 1956-1958, [n.d.]. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 26 drafts, 29p. includes letter from The Beloit Poetry Journal; 1 draft filed in Ser. I.1 with letter to William Meredith, [1961]: Mar 6.)
 
Arboretum . 4/28/67-7/1/67. (Ts, Ts[cb]. light revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Arnie . [n.d.]. (Auto, Ts. Light revision. 1p.)
 
Arnold Berman's Travel Agency . [n.d.]. (Ts. 1p.)
 
Arrival . 11/3/63-11/63 [n.d.. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). None to heavy revision. 4 drafts, 4p.)
 
The art of the sonnet . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 1p.)
 
Ashtray . [n.d.]. (Ts. 1p.)
 
Aspirin . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 2p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, [1959: April 25].)
 
At breakfast . [n.d.]. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
At McConkey's farm . 8/1/63-4/64. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 13 drafts, 20p. Alternately titled Harvester; Listening.)
 
Attic by the river. 5/16/62-8/62. (Ts. light to heavy revision. 3 drafts, 3p. alternately titled River's Edge.)
 
August. 1963: May 2. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p. alternately titled Night.)
 
August 27, 1965. 1965: August 26. (Ts, Ts(cb). light revision. 2 drafts, 3p.)
 
Awakening . 2/64-4/64. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 3 drafts, 3p. alternately titled Sparrows, Sense of touch, Under stars.)
 
Backstage, beside the fire-exit . [n.d.]. (Ts(mim). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, [1959: April 25].)
 
Bad people glow too . [n.d.], 2/17/62-5/5/65. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). light to heavy revision. 8 drafts, 15p.)
 
Balcony . [n.d.], 1955-56-1/26/64. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). light to moderate revision. 12 drafts, 12p. Alternately titled The last railing.)
 
A bar called "John's On" . 1963: November. (Ts. 1p.)
 
Barbeque . 1957-58-9/10/63, [n.d.]. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). light to heavy revision. 18 drafts, 50p. 2 fragments subtitled Reunion, and Mr. Barbeque.)
 
The basement-mountain . [n.d.], 7/14/58-Summer 1959. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb), Ts(mim). none to moderate revision. 9 drafts, 10p.)
 
Beach scenes--and other scenes . [n.d.], 5/30/59-2/10/64. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 19 drafts, 42p. Alternately titled Beach scenes: an album.)
 
Beavers, the lords . 1959. (Auto. 2p.)
 
Before firing . 1953-Fall 1956, [n.d.]. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to light revision. 10 drafts, 10p.)
 
Beginning . 7/63-7/64, [n.d.]. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 14 drafts, 12p. Alternately titled Mad song; Happening; The turning; Suspension.)
 
Behind rocks . 1964: September. (Ts(cb). light revision. 1p.)
 
Behold it! . 1969: November. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
Being fired. 22-23 . (Auto. heavy revision. 2(?) drafts, 7p. consists of probably 2 Auto. fragments.)
 
Being Ronald Johnson . [n.d.]. (Ts(x). 1p.)
 
Bird . 5/29/60, [n.d.]. (Ts, Auto. heavy revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
The bird . 5/16/57-[n.d.]. (Ts, Ts(cb). 5 drafts, 5p. Alternately titled Poem.)
 
Blue clouds, turnips, and manslaughter . 1953: August 28. (Ts(cb). 1p.)
 
BMT . [n.d.], 10/22/59-8/60. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 8 drafts, 10p.)
 
Breeze . 3/63-6/64. (Ts, Ts(cb). 1p.)
 
Bric-a-brac and one of the other worlds . 1956-57. (Ts. 1p.)
 
Brooklyn Bridge . 1959: April 15. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Brooklyn Bridge . [n.d.]. (Ts(mim). 2p. filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, [1959: Apr 25]..)
 
Business district , 1911. [n.d.]. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
Butterfly . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 1p.)
 
By and large, the sea is made of shallow waves . 11/19/57, [n.d.]. (Ts. light to moderate revision. 3 drafts, 3p.)
 
By the swimming . 1956-5/22/57, [n.d.]. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb), proof. none to moderate revision. 8 drafts, 10p. Alternately titled Sunday Blvd. beach, the poet at 7.)
 
Cadence . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). page includes Caissons [poem].)
 
Cafe . 1/28/64-9/64, [n.d.]. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 5 drafts, 5p.)
 
Caissons . [n.d.]. (1p. filed on recto of Cadence [poem].)
 
Callsign . [n.d.]. (Ts, Ts(cb). light to heavy revision. 2 drafts, 4p.)
 
Can you tell me the time . [n.d.]. (Ts. 1p. contains Auto. note.)
 
Candles . 1958: April 14. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Cartoon . [n.d.]. (Ts. heavy revision. 3 drafts, 2p.)
 
Cartoon for Paul Reps . [n.d.], 5/72. (Ts, Auto. moderate revision. 2 drafts, 2p. Alternately titled Psalms for Paul Reps.)
 
Cartoons . [n.d.]. (Ts, Auto. moderate revision. 2 drafts, 2p. Alternately titled Cartoons: a collection.)
 
Caterpillars and pantheism: an attempt . [n.d.]. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
The ceiling . 1953-1962. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 12 drafts, 12p. Alternately titled Four limbs and walls.)
 
Celebration . 1963: December 28. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
Cellophane . 1963: December. (Ts(cb). 1p. contains light Auto. notes; page includes Stream-rocks; Owls; under heading Three poems.)
 
Ceremonials . 1963: December. (Ts. light revision. 1p. contains light Auto. notes; page is titled Three poems; includes and Owls.)
 
Chasm . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 1p.)
 
Child drawings . 3/64-10/11-13/65. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). light to heavy revision. 16 drafts, 31p. Alternately titled Parlor game; Child's drawings; and 8 children's drawings/exhibitions.)
 
Cicerone . [n.d.]. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
Classified-pets . [n.d.], 4/24/59-10/59. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to light revision. 10 drafts, 10p. contains heavy Auto. notes.)
 
The climbers . [n.d.]. (Ts. light revision. 2 drafts, 2p. The river [poem] is included on recto of drafts.)
 
The clock . [n.d.]. (Ts. light to moderate revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Cob-web . 1960: May 16. (Auto. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
The coin of light . [n.d.]-1956. (Ts, Auto. light revision. 4 drafts, 4p.)
 
Concert . 1965: May 5. (Ts. light revision. 1p. Alternately titled Band concert.)
 
Consciousness is a machine . [n.d.]. (Ts(x). 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
The contemptible and the merely bad . [n.d.]. (Auto. heavy revision. 3p.)
 
Cow . 1961: September. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
Crab motions . 11/25/63-4/64. (Ts, Ts(cb), Ts(x). none to heavy revision. 8 drafts, 8p. Alternately titled Grayish flies.)
 
Cut-up. 1967: May 27. (Ts(cb). light revision. 2p.)
 
The cyclades . 9/61-[n.d.]. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 5 drafts, 9p.)
 
Cyclades . [n.d.]. (Auto. light revision. 1p. Filed in Ser. I.2. on verso of letter from Diane (Kaldes) Sward, 1961: Oct. 27.)
 
D. R. Rivers, Ph.D. . 1957: November 16. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
Damned . 1960. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
Dance . [n.d.]. (Auto. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
The day Mother Hubbard and Ipana . 3/28/63-10/65. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 7 drafts, 8p.)
 
Dec., '63. 2/5/64-5/64, [n.d.]. (Ts, Ts(cb). light to heavy revision. 5 drafts, 5p. Alternately titled December 24, 4 p.m.; Christmas Eve, 4 p.m.)
 
Dedication . 1965-2/60, [n.d.]. (Ts, Auto. light to heavy revision. 6 drafts, 6p. Alternately titled Speech; Reception.)
 
Deer/blown leaves . [n.d.]-7/26/64. (Ts. light revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Departures . 1966: March. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
Des Moines--the poet at 12 . 1957. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
Dewy Discontent--I suppose, imagine, --, (fl) . 1953: August 8. (Ts(cb). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. included in letter to Celia and Lish Squires, 1953: Aug. 8.)
 
Dialectics of twat . [n.d]-11/71. (Ts, Ts(x). none to moderate revision. 3 drafts, 3p.)
 
Doctor in the horse house mouse . 12/2/64-1966, [n.d.]. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). 3 drafts, 4p. contains light Auto. notes.)
 
Doctor minute . [n.d.]. (Ts. 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. on verso of letter draft to Richard Ashman, [1958: June 28].)
 
Dodo . [n.d.], 1960-61-Spring-Summer, 1961. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb), Ts(x), print and illustration. none to heavy revision. 8 drafts, 12p.)
 
The dog . [n.d.]. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
Dog exercise area . [n.d.]. 4/9/60-5/63. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 9 drafts, 10p.)
 
Donkey trails . 4/8-9/65-7/66. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 8 drafts, 8p. Alternately titled Morning song; The waking; What you see through where there is light.)
 
Donna is her name . 1/11/62-8/62. (Ts, Ts(cb). moderate to heavy revision. 4 drafts, 4p.)
 
Dr. America . 11/1-3/67-11/67. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 7 drafts, 7p.)
 
Dr. Soft on marriage . 1971: August 30. (Auto. moderate revision. 2p.)
 
Dr. Soft on marriage . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 3p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter from Sward to Donald Justice, 1972: Jan. 5.)
 
Dr. Soft to Michael Morley . 1971: May. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Dr. Soft to the sovereign lion . [n.d.]. (Auto. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
Dr. Soft's prescription . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 1p.)
 
Drawings . 1965: June. (Auto. heavy revision. 5p. Alternately titled Portrait.)
 
The dream . 5/23/60, [n.d.]. (Ts, Auto. moderate revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Dreams . 1967: October. (Ts(cb). 2p. inscribed.)
 
Easy death . [n.d.]. (Ts, Auto. heavy revision. 2 drafts, 2p. Alternately titled Shallow graves; And at night.)
 
EL-101 . 3/13/62-4/6/62, [n.d.]. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 4 drafts, 4p.)
 
The eleventh Orkney . 1968: November. (Ts(cb). heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Elm trees . 1963: May 19. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
Elm trees . [1963]. (Ts(cb). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to X. J. Kennedy, 1963: March 5.)
 
Empty bathtub . [n.d.], 1957-5/20/60. (Ts, Auto. heavy revision. 4 drafts, 5p.)
 
Emu: a lecture for voices; for stereo . 1958-8/31/59. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb), Ts(mim). none to heavy revision. 17 drafts, 23p.)
 
Encounter . 1/20/64-8/14/66. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 18 drafts, 18p.)
 
Encounter [poem]. [n.d.]. (1p. filed in Ser. I.1 with letter from Marvin Bell, [1967: April 27].)
 
An end to doubt . 2/5/62-2/62, [n.d.]. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 3 drafts, 3p.)
 
The enthusiast . [n.d.], 10/12/63-8/64. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). light to heavy revision. 6 drafts, 6p. Alternately titled Right away; Letting go.)
 
Estuary . [n.d.]. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
Ethered . [n.d.]. (Ts. none to heavy revision. 3 drafts, 3p.)
 
Fall . [n.d.]. (Auto. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
Fallacy . [n.d.]. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
Farewell poem . 8/28/60-9/60, [n.d.]. (Ts, Auto. none to heavy revision. 4 drafts, 5p.)
 
Farewell to Momma . [n.d.]. (Auto. moderate revision. 2 drafts, 2p. Alternately titled An end to Momma.)
 
Farm houses . 10/14/63-12/64. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 8 drafts, 8p. Alternately titled Landscape of the mind; The mind.)
 
Father-in-law . 1971: June. (Ts(x). light revision. 3 drafts, 6p.)
 
Father-in-law. [n.d.]. (Ts(x). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter from Carol Berge, 1971: July.)
 
The field . [n.d.]. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
Field museum . 8/64-1/65. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 3 drafts, 3p.)
 
Fireplace . 1956. (Auto. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
First poem for Judith . 1968: August. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
First snowfall . 7/63-8/26/83, [n.d.]. (Ts. none to heavy revision. 3 drafts, 3p.)
 
Fish scales . [n.d.]. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Flight 104 for Calgary . 3/29/71-3/31/71. (Ts, Auto. heavy revision. 2 drafts, 7p.)
 
A flower . 9/16/60-8/62. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 3 drafts, 3p.)
 
The fog . [n.d.]. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
The footsteps . [n.d.]. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
For Betsy--in early December . 1957: December. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
For Charlie . 1958-Fall 1959, [n.d.]. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 8 drafts, 8p. Alternately titled Dear Charlie.)
 
For Eileen & Stephen Grabow . 7/4/71-1971-72. (Ts, Ts(cb), Ts(x). light revision. 10 drafts, 10p. Alternately titled For Steve & Eileen Grabow; For Stephen & Eileen Grabow.)
 
For Jeremy Boultbee . [n.d.]. (Auto. light revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
For my readers . 12/22/60-10/63. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 9 drafts, 8p.)
 
For Pat Martin Bates . [n.d.]. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). light revision. 5 drafts, 5p. Alternately titled Pat Martin Bates.)
 
For S. M. S. . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 1p.)
 
For stones . 1962-11/62. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). light to heavy revision. 5 drafts, 5p. Alternately titled The decree; An affection for stones.)
 
For stones . (Ts(cb). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to X. J. Kennedy, 1963: March 5.)
 
For stones . 1962: November. (Ts(cb). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, 1962: Dec. 8.)
 
...For the mad . [n.d.], 1/11/60. (Ts, Auto. heavy revision. 2 drafts, 4p.)
 
For Tillie Olsen . [n.d.]. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
Forget everything you know about size . 1971: April 15. (Auto. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
Found poem (from chapters of the Theban Recension) . 8/68-11/68. (Ts(cb). moderate revision. 3p.)
 
Fragments of a letter to Art . [n.d.]. (Auto. moderate revision. 2p.)
 
Fredsheets . 1956, [n.d.]. (heavy revision. 2 drafts, 2p. Alternately titled Fredfox.)
 
Gary Clarkson . [n.d.]. (Ts(x). 1p.)
 
Get-away poem . 4/24/67-5/67. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb), Ts(x). light to heavy revision. 6 drafts, 8p.)
 
Ghosts . [n.d.], 5/30/68-5/63. (Ts, Ts(cb), Ts(x). none to moderate revision. 6 drafts, 6p.)
 
Gifts . 2/9/64-10/65, [n.d.]. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 13 drafts, 13p. Alternately titled That morning.)
 
Going out . 5/7/60, [n.d.]. (Ts, Auto. moderate revision. 2 drafts, 2p. Alternately titled That morning.)
 
Gompers Park . 1962: October. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
Good morning. Returning to live in 1860 . 1960: September 20. (Ts, Ts(cb). heavy revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Grandma . 9/6/63-10/63, [n.d.]. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 4 drafts, 3p. Alternately titled The works.)
 
Grandma asks a renascence? . October 29. (Ts. moderate revision. 2p.)
 
Grandma refreshed! . 1958: September 20. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
Grandpa Jim . 1960: May 2. (Auto. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Granite . 7/10/64-7/64. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 3 drafts, 3p. Alternately titled Sculptor.)
 
Grass . [n.d.]. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to light revision. 3 drafts, 3p. Alternately titled Grass grew up.)
 
The green mold wearing pearls tone poem . 1967: September. (Ts. 1p.)
 
Griffin . [n.d.]. (Ts. 1p. contains Auto. note.)
 
Habit . 11/62-6/28/63. (Ts, Auto. light revision. 2 drafts, 2p. Alternately titled My wife's relatives.)
 
Hannah 11 a.m. . 1971-5/13/71. (Ts(cb). light revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
The hardest thing . [n.d.], 8/71. (Ts(x). 3 drafts, 5p. Alternately titled The hardest thing is to stop talking.)
 
Hearer. [n.d.], 5/67. (Ts(cb). 3 drafts, 3p. contains Auto. notes.)
 
Hearth hours . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 1p.)
 
Hedgehog and the fox . [n.d.], 5/63. (none to light revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Hello hole . 9/17/70-12/70. (Ts, Ts(cb). light to heavy revision. 9 drafts, 17p.)
 
Hello poem . 9/17-21/60-1/62, [n.d.]. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 5 drafts, 7p.)
 
Her husband's Guggenheim . [n.d.], 8/31/62-9/63. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb), Ts(x). none to heavy revision. 11 drafts, 12p. Alternately titled Announcements; Occasions; Woman; X-rays.)
 
Here . [n.d.]. (Ts. light revision. 3p.)
 
Hillside . 5/22/63-5/64. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 5 drafts, 5p.)
 
Hilltop . 8/12/56-5/66. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 5 drafts, 5p.)
 
Historical society . 2/22/63-3/14/64, [n.d.]. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 7 drafts, 7p. Alternately titled Marine bank building; Chicago Historical Society.)
 
Holding hands . 4/64-7/64. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 3 drafts, 3p. Alternately titled Turnabout; Love poem; That only; People.)
 
Holding on . 6/63-8/64. (Ts. moderate revision. 2 drafts, 2p. Alternately titled For love; Holding hands.)
 
Home agains, visions, derangements, stupor . 1964: April 13. (Auto. heavy revision. 2p.)
 
Honest people . 1971: November 15. (Auto. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Hopkins' guest house . 1961: September 19. (Auto. heavy revision. 2p.)
 
The horizon-room, a continuum party described by a guest before sleep and Monday working-time . [n.d.]. (Ts. light revision. 3 drafts, 6p. Alternately titled The horizon-room, a continuous party before sleep and working-time.)
 
Hotel Excelsior . [n.d.], 7/17/61-7/21/61. (Auto, Ts, Ts(x). light to heavy revision. 4 drafts, 10p.)
 
The house . 12/10/56-1957. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 8 drafts, 8p.)
 
The house on stilts . 1956-3/25/63. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb), Ts(mim). none to heavy revision. 39 drafts, 73p.)
 
The husbands . [n.d.], 3/29/61-9/64. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 15 drafts, 16p.)
 
Hymn . [n.d.]. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
"I am the present human race" . 1969: January. (Ts, Ts(cb). light to moderate revision. 3 drafts, 3p.)
 
I believe in re-birth . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). moderate revision. 1p.)
 
I found a cure for crying . [n.d.]. (Ts. 1p. contains Auto. note.)
 
Idyll . 4/6/65-4/65. (Ts, Ts(cb). light to moderate revision. 3 drafts, 3p. Alternately titled Mattresses; Donkeys climb.)
 
Ilanda Sanders, October Twenty-ninth [sic]. 1953. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
Immensely . [n.d.]. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
The immortals, in question . 1958, [n.d.]. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 5 drafts, 5p.)
 
Impossible hurricane loss-of-name poem . 5/21/67-5/67. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb), Ts(x). none to moderate revision. 6 drafts, 8p.)
 
In cities . 1956-57, [n.d.]. (Auto, Ts, Ts(mim), Ts(x). none to moderate revision. 11 drafts, 15p. Alternately titled Underground.)
 
In cities . [n.d.] (Ts. 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, [1961]: March 6.)
 
In lieu of a prayer . [n.d.]. (Auto. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
In Mexico . [n.d.]. (Ts. 1p. filed in Ser I.1 with letter from Marvin Bell, [1967: April 27].)
 
In the clock of reason . [n.d.]. (Ts. 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, 1972: April 26.)
 
Innocence- . 1950. 8/20/71-1971, [n.d.]. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb), Ts(x). none to moderate revision. 8 drafts, 56p. Alternately titled Innocence too is a form of ecstacy.)
 
Interlocutor . 9/63-1965. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). light to moderate revision. 7 drafts, 7p.)
 
Interruption . 7/18/63-8/63. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). light to moderate revision. 4 drafts, 5p. Alternately titled Interruption I.)
 
Invitation to learning . 5/29/60-3/63. (Ts, Ts(cb). heavy revision. 3 drafts, 5p.)
 
Iowa . [n.d.], 5/67-6/67. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to light revision. 3 drafts, 3p.)
 
It . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 1p.)
 
Italian films . 3/64-3/8/64, [n.d.]. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 5 drafts, 5p.)
 
Jerking off in Aspen, Colorado . [n.d.]. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
Kaleidoscope--a molding "New York Times" . 11/59-5/3/60, [n.d.]. (Ts, Auto. light to heavy revision. 3 drafts, 3p. Alternately titled Kaleidoscope--with tears of gin, the New York Times; A glance at a molding New York Times.)
 
Kate's . [n.d.]. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
The kiss . [n.d.]. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Kissing the dancer . 2/15/62-2/64. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 7 drafts, 9p.)
 
The kite . [ca. 1957], [n.d.]. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 8 drafts, 9p.)
 
The kite . [n.d.]. (Ts. 1p. filed in Ser. I.1 with letter to William Meredith [1961]: Mar 6.)
 
The kite . [1957]. (Ts(mim). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter from James Livingston, 1957: Sept. 10.)
 
Knock, Knock . 1960: June 14. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
The knowing . 11/63, [n.d.]. (Ts. light to moderate revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Labor-Day-third floor rear . 1957, [n.d.]. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 3 drafts, 6p.)
 
The ladder wire . [n.d.]. (Ts. light revision. 4 drafts, 4p.)
 
Lady . [n.d.], 1956-57-2/28/64. (Ts, Auto. none to moderate revision. 4 drafts, 5p. Alternately titled The lady, the lady.)
 
Landscape with mountains . 6/63-12/1/64. (Ts, Auto. heavy revision. 3 drafts, 3p. Alternately titled Landscape.)
 
Large numbers of hummingbirds . 11/67-3/69. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 4 drafts, 4p. Alternately titled Or with friend.)
 
Large onyx rings . [n.d.]. (Ts. 1p.)
 
Last Christmas Eve . [n.d.]. (Ts. moderate revision. 2p.)
 
The leaf . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 1p.)
 
Learning how . 4/63-10/63, [n.d.]. (Ts, Ts(cb), Ts(x). none to heavy revision. 6 drafts, 6p.)
 
The leaves . 1957-58. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 4 drafts, 4p. Alternately titled Of sun, under a tree.)
 
The leaves . 1957-58, 5/59, [n.d.]. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 6 drafts, 6p. Alternately titled A poem about the writing of Birds; It was summer.)
 
Let it be without a title . [n.d.]. (Ts. 1p. contains Auto. note.)
 
. 1957-58,-1/24/59. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb), Ts(mim). none to heavy revision. 10 drafts, 15p.)
 
Letter on a February spring . [n.d.]. (Ts(mim). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. on verso of letter to May Swenson, [1959: Sept.].)
 
Letter to Africa . 7/22/71-9/71. (Auto, Ts(cb). light revision. 2 drafts, 11p. Alternately titled Letter to Morocco.)
 
A letter to God, unfortunately dead . 1959?. (Ts, Ts(cb). heavy revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Letter to his daughter . 1957-59. (Auto. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
Letter to his first dog . 1958-7/7/62. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 5 drafts, 12p.)
 
A letter to his psychiatrist . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, [1959]: Aug. 2.)
 
A letter to his psychiatrist . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 2p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, 1959: Oct. 5.)
 
Lines for and then a song . 5/4/61-3/20/62. (Ts, Auto. heavy revision. 3 drafts, 3p. Alternately titled Night-moths.)
 
Lines of trees . 1964: May 24. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
The lions "yesterday" and the "morrow" . [n.d.]. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
Little apathy . 1957. (Auto. 1p.)
 
A little tassel glowing just to one side of my hallucination . 1970. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
Locker room for yogis . [n.d.], 4/11/71. (Ts, Auto. moderate revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
London . September 19. [n.d.], 3/61. (Ts, Ts(cb). heavy revision. 2 drafts, 2p. Alternately titled Apartment 2-B.)
 
Lone mourner . 7/14/59-9/63. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 6 drafts, 6p. Alternately titled Little boy; Mourner.)
 
Look homeward, angel . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 1p.)
 
Lords of the levee . 3/25/63-9/63. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). light to moderate revision. 4 drafts, 8p. Alternately titled U. S. Route 41.)
 
The lords, the beavers.... [n.d.], 12/29/59-1/61. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 5 drafts, 9p. Alternately titled The lord's, the beaver's....; includes one page Auto. notes.)
 
The loser . 1964: August. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
Lost umbrellas . 3/17/62-3/62. (Ts. light to heavy revision. 2 drafts, 2p. Alternately titled L. L. G.)
 
Love for a three-headed girl . [n.d.]. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Love poem . 7/23/63-4/11/64. (none to heavy revision. 7 drafts, 7p. Alternately titled Politics; Turnabout; Holding hands.)
 
Love poem . 1963: August. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p. Alternately titled Neighbor; Fly.)
 
Lovers . 1962: July. (Ts(cb). light revision. 1p.)
 
Lullaby . [n.d.]. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 5 drafts, 5p. Alternately titled Song. One page contains draft of Snow [poem].)
 
Machine gun . [n.d.], 9/63. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Magazine meeting . 9/62-2/8/63. (Ts, Ts(cb). moderate revision. 2 drafts, 2p. Alternately titled Little magazine meeting.)
 
Makes it! . 1962: June 21. (Auto. moderate revision. 2 drafts, 1p.)
 
Malibu . [n.d.], 11/11/64-11/64. (Ts, Auto. light to heavy revision. 3 drafts, 3p. Alternately titled Santa Monica.)
 
"Malibu--for dining" . 2/1/65-5/66. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). light to heavy revision. 15 drafts, 16p.)
 
The Manhattan directory--from a notice in the New York Times . [n.d.], 11/59-11/17/59. (Ts, Auto. none to heavy revision. 5 drafts, 7p. includes 1 page Auto. notes.)
 
The Manhattan directory--from a notice in the New York Times . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, 1959: Dec. 22.)
 
The man's eyes and the dog . 1956-5/16/61. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 4 drafts, 4p.)
 
Marquee . 1956. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Marriage . [n.d.], 2/27/62-5/18/62. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). light to heavy revision. 5 drafts, 5p.)
 
Marriage . 1963: July. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p. Alternately titled For X. Y. whom I love; Credo. Filed on recto of Mirrors [poem].)
 
Marriage to light . 1966: August. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
The martlet . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 2 drafts, 3p. includes Ts. note.)
 
Meeting my classes . 10/2/63-2/64. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 8 drafts, 8p.)
 
Megrim . [ca. 1953]. (Ts(cb). 1p.)
 
Mert . 1954-5/9/60. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 14 drafts, 16p.)
 
Messrs. White, & the machine . 1960: January 7. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
(Metaphor, symbol, and myth) . 1953/54. (Ts(x). 1p. contains Auto. note.)
 
Miami Beach . [n.d.], 1958-5/60. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 3 drafts, 9p. Alternately titled Miami.)
 
The Miami Beach of Canada . 1971: September 18. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
Minimum . [n.d.]. (Ts. 2p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to Richard Howard, 1972: March 19.)
 
Mirrors break . [n.d.], 5/29/63-6/63. (Ts, Ts(cb), Ts(x). none to moderate revision. 6 drafts, 6p.)
 
Mirros . 1963: July. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p. also contains on recto, draft of Marriage [poem].)
 
Misfortune . [n.d.], 3/25/?. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to light revision. 2p. one draft also contains on recto, Tradition [poem].)
 
Miss Auntie Rompingthighs . [n.d.], 1956-3/15/64. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 28 drafts, 30p. Alternately titled Miss Auntie Rompingthighs--the poet at 6; Miss Auntie Rompingthighs--the poet at 3.)
 
Miss Elderli Dora Des Moines--one March . [n.d.], 1957-2/21/57. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 20 drafts, 20p.)
 
Miss M. . [n.d.], 5/13/60-7/62. (Ts, Auto. moderate to heavy revision. 7 drafts, 8p. Alternately titled Miss Moon.)
 
Missing a reading . [n.d.]. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 2 drafts, 2p. Alternately titled Classes misses.)
 
The moment . [n.d.]. (Ts. light to heavy revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Momma-law . 1962: March 17. (Auto. heavy revision. 2 drafts, 2p. Alternately titled LLG.)
 
Momma-mountain . 1960: May 16. (Auto. moderate revision. 2p.)
 
Momma on Mt. X. [n.d.], 12/14/59-1960. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 5 drafts, 8p. Alternately titled Momma on the sky-lift; Momma with a view; The white mountain; Momma off the road-1100 feet.)
 
The moon--on the beach with "flash" . 2/11/64-2/12/64. (Ts, Auto. light revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Moon Poem. Robert Sward, Michael Dennis, Browne, Jusith Sward, Sam Curtis . 1969: July 21. (Ts(x). 2p.)
 
Moon Poem. Robert Sward, Michael Dennis, Browne, Jusith Sward, Sam Curtis . 2/11/64-2/12/64. (Ts, Auto. light revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
The mortar, without mate? . September 23. (Ts. light revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Mosquitoes . [n.d.], 7/2/64-9/64. (Ts, Ts(cb), Ts(x). none to moderate revision. 7 drafts, 7p.)
 
The most significant thing about a miracle . [n.d.]. (Ts. 1p. contains Auto. note.)
 
Moth . 1960: May 13. (Auto. 1p.)
 
Mother Q. . [n.d.]. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Mothers-in-law . [n.d.], 2/25/62-3/62. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 7 drafts, 6p.)
 
The mountains . 1963: September 4. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p. Alternately titled The other side of things.)
 
Mountains out of words . [n.d.], 3/2/60. (Auto, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Movement . 4/22/64-4/64. (Ts, Ts(cb). heavy revision. 2 drafts, 3p. Alternately titled The sleeper; The movies.)
 
Movie . 3/22/?-10/16/60. (Auto. moderate revision. 2 drafts, 3p.)
 
Movies/left or right . 1964: January. (Ts(cb). moderate revision. 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to Howard Moss, 1964: June 6.)
 
Mr. Blueshirt and Chamois . 1956-5/58. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 8 drafts, 8p.)
 
Mr. Door . 1957: June 11. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
Mr. Funny Business . 1956. (Ts. 1p.)
 
Mr. G. T. Uman . [n.d.], 1959. (Ts. light to heavy revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Mr. Hat . [n.d.], 10/57?. (Ts. heavy revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Mr. Middlegreens, etc. . [n.d.], 1957?. (Ts. none to heavy revision. 6 drafts, 6p.)
 
Mr. & Mrs. G. . 1960: October 26. (Auto. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
Mr. & Mrs. Pawn . [n.d.]. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
Mrs. Chalk, and the blackboard . [n.d.], 1/30/57. (Ts. light to heavy revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Mrs. Landlady . 1958: May 19. (Ts(cb). 1p. contains Auto. note.)
 
Mrs. She . [n.d.]. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Mrs. White . [n.d.]. (Auto. heavy revision. 2p.)
 
Murder--some fragments . 1959: November. (Ts(cb). 2p.)
 
Museum . [n.d.], 9/59-8/8/62. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 9 drafts. Alternately titled The weirds.)
 
My brother and me at six . [n.d.], 11/57. (Ts. moderate revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
My everything girl . [ca. 1952]. (Ts(cb). 1p.)
 
My father, with wings . [n.d.], 6/12/62-8/62. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 6 drafts, 6p.)
 
My students . [n.d.], 10/3/62-10/62. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 4 drafts, 4p.)
 
My students . [1063]. (Ts(cb). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to X. J. Kennedy, 1963: March 5.)
 
National geographic . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 2p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, 1959: Oct. 5.)
 
"National Geographic"--scenes from a supplement issue . [n.d.], 1959-11/60. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 12 drafts, 33p.)
 
Nature, with two hands . 1959. (Auto. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
The Nazarucks . [n.d.], 5/13/63. (Ts. none to light revision. 3 drafts, 3p.)
 
The Nazarucks . 1963: September. (Ts(cb). light revision. 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, 1963: Sept. 13.)
 
New Hampshire . Sept. 19. [n.d.], 10/14/61-6/17/64. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 12 drafts, 12p. Alternately titled New Hampshire; Nov. 19; New Hampshire: November; New Hampshire: September; New Hampshire.)
 
The New York Thruway . 9/2/64-9/64. (Ts, Auto. light revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
The New York Times Book Review . 1962: November. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Newsreel . 1964: March 18. (Ts. moderate revision. 5p.)
 
The next poem you write . [n.d.]. (Ts. 3 drafts, 3p.)
 
Nightgown, wife's gown . [n.d.], 10/18/62-10/62. (Ts, Auto. light to heavy revision. 4 drafts, 4p. Alternately titled In their sleep; Shoulder blades.)
 
Nightgown, wife's gown . [1963]. (Ts(cb). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to X. J. Kennedy, 1963: March 5.)
 
Nine-and-a-half times . [n.d.], 9/59-1962. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 4 drafts, 5p.)
 
Nocturne, by snowlight . [n.d.], 10/20/57. (Ts. light revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
North Branch, the Chicago River . 4/26/63-1/65. (Ts. light to moderate revision. 3 drafts, 5p.)
 
Notes from a scenario . [n.d.], 1/3/56-12/12/59. (Ts, Auto. moderate to heavy revision. 3 drafts, 3p. Alternately titled Notes for a scenario.)
 
Now, see me see! . 7/16/60-7/60. (Ts, Auto. heavy revision. 2 drafts, 3p.)
 
O-E-D-I-P-U-S . 1953: December 4. (Ts(cb). moderate revision. 1p.)
 
An ode to squash . 1953. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
Ode to women, bitches of love . 7/23/53-8/30/53. (Ts(cb). light revision. 1p.)
 
Of ourselves . [n.d.]. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p. Alternatively titled And slowly.)
 
Of the sun . [n.d.]. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
Of what we are . 1953. (Ts. 1p. contains Auto. notes.)
 
O'Hare field . [n.d.]. (Auto. heavy revision. 3p.)
 
On the new 1959 Republican penny . [n.d.], 1957-Summer 1959. (Ts. 3 drafts, 4p. Alternately titled On the new 1957 Republican penny.)
 
The opener. 1954-1957. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 8 drafts, 8p.)
 
An order . 4/19/65. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p. Alternately titled This day.)
 
Orthodontist . [n.d.], 10/26/61-4/12/65. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 9 drafts, 9p.)
 
Out of space--out of time . [n.d.]. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
Owl . 10/12/60-5/6/65. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 7 drafts, 7p.)
 
Owls . [n.d.], 10/10/60-1961. (Ts. none to heavy revision. 5 drafts, 5p. filed on recto of Cellophane [poem].)
 
Pacific Coast Highway . [n.d.], 10/17/64-11/64. (Ts, Ts(cb). light to heavy revision. 7 drafts, 12p. Alternately titled Beach front.)
 
Pacific Coast Highway . [n.d.], 3/19/65-8/65. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 9 drafts, 10p. Alternately titled Pacific Coast Highway-II.)
 
Pacific Ocean . 1/13/65-3/65. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 7 drafts, 9p.)
 
[ Parody of Alexander Pope's The coxcomb bird ]. 1953: March 28. (Ts(cb). 2 drafts, 2p. Filed in Ser. I.1. included in text of letter to Editor, Time, and Life, 1953: March 28.)
 
A particular woods . 6/60-1/62. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 3 drafts, 6p.)
 
The party at which no one spoke . [n.d.], 1958?-3/9/64. (Ts. none to heavy revision. 7 drafts, 7p.)
 
Passage to India . [ca. 1958]. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
Passions shortly gasp . [n.d.]. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
Patience . [n.d.]. (Ts, Ts(cb). 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Pavane . 1956-11/62. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 12 drafts, 12p.)
 
Pavane . [n.d.], 9/26/56-1965. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). light to heavy revision. 8 drafts, 6p. Alternately titled The poor unloveliness; The unlovely.)
 
Pavane for a dead waitress . [n.d.]. (Ts. moderate revision. 2 drafts, 2p. Alternately titled Pavane by a dead waitress.)
 
Pennies . 1959?. (Ts, Ts(cb). heavy revision. 2 drafts, 4p.)
 
Pennsylvania turnpike . 4/26/60-5/60. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). light to heavy revision. 6 drafts, 14p.)
 
People coming out of people . 3/15/64-3/64. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). moderate revision. 5 drafts, 5p.)
 
People glow . 11/28/62-9/63. (Ts, Ts(cb), proof. none to heavy revision. 14 drafts, 14p.)
 
People poems . [n.d.]. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p. contains Auto. notes.)
 
Pet shop . [n.d.], 1958, 8/59. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 4 drafts, 4p.)
 
Petition; for "The New York Times Book Review" . [n.d.], 3/28/62-9/2/64. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). light to heavy revision. 10 drafts, 12p.)
 
Photo--a bad one . [n.d.]. (Auto. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
A photo of a lunch . [n.d.]. (Auto. heavy revision. 1p. contains draft of unidentified poem on verso.)
 
Photos of some poets . [n.d.], 3/26/59-1959/60. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 8 drafts, 8p.)
 
Photos of some poets . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, [1959]: April 14.)
 
Physis kai ousia . 1953. (Ts. 1p.)
 
The picnic party . 1954-1956. (Ts. 2 drafts, 2p. Alternately titled The picnic party, an essay perhaps on protoplasm.)
 
Pigeons: and wrens . [n.d.]. (Ts(mim). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, [1959: April 25].)
 
Plane breaks. 11/64-8/65. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 10 drafts, 10p. Alternately titled Plane/breaks.)
 
Plane landing . [n.d.], 11/62-3/64. (Ts, Ts(cb), Ts(x). none to moderate revision. 9 drafts, 9p.)
 
Plane landing . 1962: November. (Ts(cb). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, 1962: Dec. 8.)
 
Platitude . [n.d.]. (Auto. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
Poem. 1957: May 20. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p. Alternately titled Diving; Diving overboard.)
 
Poem . 4/10/67-4/67. (Ts. none to moderate revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Poem. 1968: August. (Ts, Ts(cb). 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Poem. 1960: August 7. (Auto. moderate revision. 2p.)
 
Poem. 2/9/60-2/10/60. (Ts, Auto. heavy revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Poem. 10/62-11/69. (Auto, Ts(cb). moderate revision. 3 drafts, 2p. Alternately titled Wringing momma's neck; Bad, last bad, bad, bad.)
 
Poem . 1960: March 6. (Auto. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Poem . 1960: May 10. (Auto. none to moderate revision. 2 drafts, 2p. Alternately titled Bloated.)
 
Poem . 1971: November 18. (Auto. 1p. Alternately titled Hello tassel.)
 
Poem . 1962: November. (Ts(cb). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, 1962: Dec. 8.)
 
A poem about the writing of Ants . [n.d.]. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
A poem entitled God . [n.d.], 1956. (Ts. heavy revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Poem: fallacy . 1960: March 11. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Poem, for: . [n.d.], 10/27/62-1/62. (Auto, Ts, Ts(x). light to heavy revision. 10 drafts, 10p. Alternately titled For.)
 
Poem for Bill Thomas . [n.d.]. (Ts, Ts(cb). 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Poem for David Ray . 1/24/72-3/6/72. (Ts(x). 2 drafts, 6p. Alternately titled Poem for David Ray-gun; Calif. Q.)
 
poem for jesus christ . [n.d.]. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb), Ts(x). none to moderate revision. 6 drafts, 6p. Alternately titled Poem for Jesus Christ.)
 
Poem in lieu of snow . 1959. (Auto. heavy revision. 2p. Alternately titled Snowing.)
 
Poem: only tell me, does it exist? . [n.d.]. Auto. (moderate revision. 2p.)
 
The poet declares for the reader . [n.d.], 7/13/62-2/64. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 14 drafts, 14p. Alternately titled This girl.)
 
The poet had no arms . [n.d.]. Ts. (moderate revision. 1p.)
 
The poet steadies himself, generalizing after going through 60 pages of poetry reading only the last lines . [n.d.], 1956. (Ts, Auto. none to heavy revision. 4 drafts, 9p.)
 
The poet takes a bath . [n.d.]. (Auto. heavy revision. 2p.)
 
Poetry, banana, wife and the sonnet . [n.d.], 1955/56. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 15 drafts, 24p. Alternately titled Testicles; Once upon a time.)
 
The poetry workshop . [n.d.], 6/58-11/20/60. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). light to heavy revision. 10 drafts, 21p.)
 
Poppa's trousseau . [n.d.], 6/63-1/64. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 4 drafts, 4p.)
 
Portrait . [n.d.]. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 3 drafts, 3p.)
 
A portrait--the poet as a young el-rider . [n.d.]. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Possibility . 8/15/63-8/27/63. (Ts, Auto. moderate revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
The president . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, [1959: April 25].)
 
Procession . 1965: November. (Ts. 1p.)
 
Proposal . 10/63-7/64. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 6 drafts, 5p.)
 
Prote Hyle . 1953-1962?. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
The quaint eared dog . 1953. (Ts. 1p. contains Auto. note.)
 
The queen and the drowning divebomber . 3/11/69-9/25/69. (Ts, Ts(cb). light to heavy revision. 4 drafts, 23p. Alternately titled No one I know is drowning.)
 
The queen bee: a biological report . [n.d.]. (Ts. 1p.)
 
Questionable zen . [n.d.]. (Auto. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
The rake . 1954. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p. Alternately titled November.)
 
Ralph Molly & me . [n.d.]. (Ts. 1p.)
 
Ramshackle house adrift in snow . 12/19/67-4/69. (Ts, Ts(cb). light to heavy revision. 7 drafts, 10p. Alternately titled The London Stock Exchange; Bearded albino wheatfields; Untitled dream poem II (includes copy of Doones (magazine), No. 1, with published version of poem with Auto. revision.)
 
Raspberry . 1971: February. (Ts(cb). 1p.)
 
Reader of newspapers . [n.d.], 5/25/64-6/9/64. (Ts, Ts(cb). light to heavy revision. 3 drafts, 4p. Alternately titled No reason, no rain.)
 
Reading Buber--I . 2/27/63-10/20/63. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 5 drafts, 5p. Alternately titled Of Buber's I and Thou.)
 
Reality . [ca. 1952]. (Ts. 1p.)
 
Rebirth . [1958: March]. (Ts. moderate revision. 1pag 1 drafts.)
 
Red brick & black . [n.d.]. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
Red laughs, and black . [n.d.], 1956-1/7/57. (Auto,Ts. none to moderate revision. 3 drafts, 3p.)
 
Reflections . 1/21/64-10/66. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 6 drafts, 6p.)
 
Reign . [n.d.]. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
Remembering the past it can never be past (fl) . 1953: August 8. (Ts(cb). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. included in text of letter to Celia and Lish Squires, 1953: Aug. 8.)
 
Report from the front . [n.d.], 2/5/63-9/63. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb),Ts(x). none to moderate revision. 8 drafts, 8p.)
 
The Republican national convention . 7/20/64-5/65. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb),Ts(x). none to heavy revision. 22 drafts, 70p.)
 
Resort scenes . [n.d.], 1959. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 5 drafts, 12p.)
 
Resort scenes . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 2p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, [1959]: Aug. 2.)
 
Responsibility is feeling . [n.d.]. (Ts(x). 1p.)
 
Restaurant candles . [n.d.]. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
Return voyage . 1964: September. (Ts(cb). moderate revision. 3p. Alternately titled Becalmed.)
 
Reversion . 4/16/62 - 4/17/62. (Ts, Auto. moderate revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Riding the mare of taste . 1956. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
The river . [n.d.]. (Ts. 2 drafts, 2p. filed on recto of drafts of The climbers [poem].)
 
Rivers age . 5/11/62-5/15/62. (Auto. heavy revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
The road . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 1p.)
 
Rock with hands, light with hands . [n.d.], 10/13/64-12/64. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 5 drafts, 10p. Alternately titled Lightening, a blue; The gunnison.)
 
Rocky mountains . 1960: October 13. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Roller coaster . 6/29/64-7/13/64. (Ts, Auto. light to moderate revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
S. S. E. . 1956. (Ts. 1p. contains Auto. notes.)
 
Salerno . [n.d.], 9/14/62-9/62. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 3 drafts, 3p. Alternately titled The mortar without mate.)
 
Salve . [1959?]: [ca. June]. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
San Miguel de Allende . 10/65-5/66. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 3 drafts, 5p.)
 
San Miguel de Allende . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, 1965: June 2.)
 
Santa Monica . 10/21/64-11/64. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). light to heavy revision. 5 drafts, 5p. Alternately titled Santa Monica pier.)
 
Sapphic ode: a public love is singing . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). light revision. 1p.)
 
"Saturday Review"--classified; personal . 1960: July 2. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Saul Touster's Green Apple: Still Life I and II . 1964?. (Ts, Ts(cb). 2 drafts, 2p. contains Auto. notes.)
 
Scandal . [n.d.]. (Ts. 1p.)
 
Scenes from a text . [n.d.], 7/16/59-1/16-18/60. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 12 drafts, 27p. includes Abnormal Psychology and Modern Life, with poet's Auto. notes, source for poem.)
 
The sea . [n.d.]. (Ts(mim). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, [1959: April 25].)
 
Seeing . [n.d.]. (Ts. 1p. contains Auto. note.)
 
Sentence . [n.d.]. (Ts(mim). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, [1959: April 25!.)
 
Sequence . [n.d.], 9/60-9/3/60. (Ts, Ts(x). none to heavy revision. 3 drafts, 8p.)
 
Shadows . 1960: February 17. (Auto. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Sharon Center, Iowa . 5/11/67-5/67. (Ts(cb), Ts(x). 3 drafts, 4p. contains Auto. notes.)
 
She takes a photo . [n.d.], 2/11/64. (Ts, Auto. light revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Sir Maximillion with an arsenal of dope . [n.d.]. (Ts, Ts(cb). light revision. 2 drafts, 2p. Alternately titled Sir Maximillian with an arsenal of dope.)
 
Sir Richard Dubee-eyes . [n.d.]. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
Skin-thing . [n.d.]. (Auto. heavy revision. 2 drafts, 4p.)
 
The sky . [n.d.], 5/2/60. (Ts, Auto. moderate revision. 2 drafts, 2p. Alternately titled The woman.)
 
The sky stretches . 1964: June 19. (Auto. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
Sleep . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 1p.)
 
Slowly, I ebbed under the continuous (fl) . [1953-54]. (Auto. light revision. 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. on verso of letter from Mark Browne, [1953-54].)
 
The snakes in Atotaho's hair . 1/5/68-10/16/68. (Ts, Ts(cb). moderate revision. 2 drafts, 5p. includes 1 page of Auto. notes.)
 
Snow . 1956-57-4/9/59. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb), Ts(x). none to heavy revision. 20 drafts, 20p. Alternately titled The snow; Nocturne, by snowlight; includes letter re poem's publication; one draft of poem included on draft of Lullaby [poem].)
 
Snowing . 6/8/59-6/10/63. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 11 drafts, 11p. Alternately titled Will happen; Mad song; Change.)
 
Socrates at the symposium . [n.d.], 10/28/57-4/27/63. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 15 drafts, 16p. Alternately titled Socrates professes ignorance.)
 
Solarium . [n.d.], 2/2/64-2/64. (Ts. none to heavy revision. 3 drafts, 3p.)
 
Something about A . 11/13/64-11/64. (Ts, Ts(cb). moderate revision. 2 drafts, 2p. Alternately titled Love poems; Dried leaves.)
 
Sometimes . [n.d.]. (light revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Song . 1953-55. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 4 drafts, 4p.)
 
Song . 1960: February 18. (Ts, Ts(cb). 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Song . 12/64-4/65. (Ts, Auto. 3 drafts, 3p.)
 
The split rock . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 1p.)
 
The spread . [n.d.]. (Ts. light revision. 2 drafts, 2p. Alternately titled The disappeared; As the spaces.)
 
Spun . [n.d.]. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
Stars . 1961: February 25. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
State of Western civilization on Halloween . 1971: November. (Ts(cb). light revision. 1p.)
 
State teachers' college (for women) . [n.d.]. (Ts. heavy revision. 3p.)
 
Steeple . [n.d.], 1958-1961. (Ts, Auto. light to heavy revision. 4 drafts, 4p. Alternately titled The steeple.)
 
Stones and poems . [n.d.]. (Ts, Auto. light revision. 3 drafts, 3p. Alternately titled Shatter-flower.)
 
Store . [n.d.], 1958-60?. (Ts, Ts(cb), Ts(mim). none to heavy revision. 4 drafts, 6p. Alternately titled The store.)
 
Stream-rocks . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 1p. filed on recto of Cellophane [poem].)
 
A stroll . 5/6/60-7/64. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 4 drafts, 5p. Alternately titled Wednesday--a stroll.)
 
Strontium 90 . 8/63-9/63. (Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
`Suds' in terrycloth--Mr. & Mrs. . 1957-Summer 1960. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 7 drafts, 8p. Alternately titled Minks in terrycloth; Mr. & Mrs.)
 
Suicide . [n.d.], 10/7/71-1972. (Ts, Ts(cb), Ts(x). none to heavy revision. 10 drafts, 40p. Alternately titled Poem for Mel Faber; includes 2 pp. Auto. notes and letter re poem.)
 
Sunday Blvd. beach . 1957?: March. (Ts. moderate revision. 2p.)
 
Sunday: Chicago morning. [n.d.], 1956-Winter 1959-1960. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb), Ts(mim). none to heavy revision. 10 drafts, 16p.)
 
Sunday evening . [ca. 1952]. (Ts(cb). 1p.)
 
Sunset motel . [n.d.], 10/13/64-10/64. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to light revision. 4 drafts, 4p.)
 
Sunspots . [n.d.]. (Ts, Auto. moderate revision. 3 drafts, 3p.)
 
Sweet Polonius . 1960: May 9. (Auto. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
Tahiti . 5/8/60-8/22/62. (Ts, Auto. heavy revision. 2 drafts, 3p.)
 
Taking a photo . 1964: February 12. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Tarzan at the Bijou . [n.d.]. 10/9/62-3/63. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 4 drafts, 4p.)
 
Telephone booth-doodles . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 3p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, 1959: Dec. 22.)
 
Terminal theater . [n.d.], 3/25/63-3/28/63. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 3 drafts, 3p. Alternately titled Spaulding and Lawrence Avenue.)
 
Terminal theater . (Ts(cb). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to X. J. Kennedy, 1963: March 5.)
 
Terminal theater . 1963: April. (Ts(cb). light revision. 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, 1963: Sept. 13.)
 
That it that thing light . [n.d.], 3/27/63-2/9/64. (Ts, Auto. light to heavy revision. 6 drafts, 6p.)
 
That that all encloses . 10/11/62-11/62. (Ts. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
That that all encloses . 1962: November. (Ts(cb). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, 1962: Dec. 8.)
 
Theory of flight . [n.d.], 1/5/62-5/64. (Ts, Ts(cb), Auto. none to heavy revision. 9 drafts, 9p.)
 
Theory of masochism . 1953. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
There are things . 2/61-6/62. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 6 drafts, 6p.)
 
There had been no poems . 1957: January 1. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
There is no reason why not to look at death . [n.d.], 1/21/57-5/30/58. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb), Ts(mim). none to heavy revision. 14 drafts, 16p. Ts(mimeo) draft also contains To a friend on the birth of his son.)
 
There's no way out . 8/19/63-9/63. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 5 drafts, 5p.)
 
These large arms . 1964: August 2. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
They live too long . 1968: January 16. (Ts, Ts(x). 2 drafts, 5p. co-author: Robert Cohen. Alternately titled Half a horse and half an alligator. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter from Robert Cohen, 1968: Jan. 17.)
 
They live too long . 1968. (Ts. light revision. 1p. co-authors: Robert Cohen and Ann Quin. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter from Robert Cohen, 1968: March 21.)
 
They were up . [n.d.]. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Things matter . [n.d.], 10/63-7/64. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 6 drafts, 6p. Alternately titled Love poem.)
 
This is a church . 11/60-6/61. (Ts, Ts(cb). moderate to heavy revision. 7 drafts, 7p.)
 
This man . [n.d.]. (Ts. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
This park . [n.d.]. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
Those who are not afraid to die, or a small ice-cave large numbers of hummingbirds . 1968: February. (Ts(cb). light revision. 1p.)
 
Thousand year fiancee . 8/25/62-1963. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 7 drafts, 14p. Alternately titled Nine hundred pound schoolmarm.)
 
Ticket-line . [n.d.]. (Auto. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Tiger . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 1p. draft also includes From what? [poem].)
 
To a friend on the birth of his son . 1957. (Ts(mim). moderate revision. 1p. filed on recto of draft of There is no reason why not to look at death.)
 
To act without rhyme . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 1p.)
 
To God, on the back cover of Time . [n.d.]. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
. 1972: February 14. (Auto. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Tom Cobb, Cornhead and me . 1957: October. (Ts, Ts(mim). heavy revision. 2 drafts, 4p.)
 
Tony kicked . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Tony the snake . [n.d.]. (Auto. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
The tourists walking . 1964: June 15. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Towards whatever . (Ts(cb). moderate revision. 1p.)
 
Toy sculptures from Wm. Accorsi . (Ts. light to heavy revision. 2 drafts, 2p. Alternately titled Toy clock.)
 
Tradition . [n.d.]. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p. filed on recto of draft of Misfortune [poem].)
 
Tradition . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). light revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Transformations . [n.d.], 10/61-4/64. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 16 drafts, 32p. Alternately titled Squirrel-queen-x; Transformations--for Blackburn.)
 
The tree, almost totally . [n.d.]. Ts. moderate revision. 1p.
 
Trespassing . 5/64-7/64. (Ts, Ts(cb). light to heavy revision. 4 drafts, 4p.)
 
The turning . 1964: July. (Ts(cb). light revision. 1p.)
 
Turnpike . [n.d.]. 8/22/59. (Ts, Auto. none to heavy revision. 5 drafts, 7p.)
 
Turnpike . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, 1959: Sept. 29.)
 
TV . 11/62-2/64. (Ts. none to heavy revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Twas' . [n.d.]. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
Twenty minutes . 1968: July. (Ts, Ts(cb). light to moderate revision. 2 drafts, 4p.)
 
Twenty-three tenerias . 3/23/65-66. (Ts. heavy revision. 3 drafts, 3p.)
 
Twilight . 1964: June. (Ts(cb). light revision. 1p.)
 
The two dollar image . 1956: September 30. (heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Two for the morning . [n.d.], 4/16/67-12/19/67. (Ts, Auto. heavy revision. 4 drafts, 4p.)
 
Two poems . 1960: May 10. (Auto. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
Two scenes: from Howard Johnson's . 12/6/59-5/5/63. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). light to heavy revision. 10 drafts, 12p. includes tear sheet from Quagga, vol. 2, no. 2, 1962.)
 
U. R. . 1959: October 19. (Ts. light revision. 2p.)
 
U. S. Route 41 . [n.d.]. (Ts. light revision. 2p.)
 
Umbrella . 10/27/65-11/65. (Auto, Ts(cb). light to heavy revision. 4 drafts, 6p. poem is to be included as section of In Mexico.)
 
Uncle Dog; the poet at 9 . 12/56-1957. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb), Ts(mim). none to heavy revision. 11 drafts, 14p.)
 
Uncle dog: the poet at 9 . [n.d.]. (Ts. 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, [1961]: March 6.)
 
Uncle Jack, Polly M, and Peacock . [n.d.]. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Uncle R. . 1962: January. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Undulate . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 1p.)
 
Unfinished first poem for Robert Hannah in the morning or where is my father's uncrossing powder today? . [n.d.], 2/20/71-3/22/71. (Ts, Auto. heavy revision. 4 drafts, 15p.)
 
The unicorn . 1968: August. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Unslain . [n.d.]. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Unto sheets . [n.d.], 11/15/56-5/27/60. (Ts, Auto. light to heavy revision. 3 drafts, 3p.)
 
Valentine for Hannah . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). light revision. 1p.)
 
The very air he breathes . [n.d.]. (Ts. 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, [1961]: March 6.)
 
Voyage . 1963: February. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 3 drafts, 3p.)
 
Voyage . [1963]. (Ts(cb). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to X. J. Kennedy, 1963: March 5.)
 
A walk in the scenery . 1958-59. (Auto, Ts, Ts(x). none to heavy revision. 3 drafts, 3p.)
 
A walk in the scenery . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, 1959: Sept. 29.)
 
A walk in the scenery [poem]. [n.d.]. (Ts. 1p. filed in Ser. I.1 with letter to William Meredith, [1961]: Mar 6.)
 
The wall . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, [1959]: Aug. 2.)
 
The Wall Street Journal . 2/12/65-8/65. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). light to heavy revision. 9 drafts, 32p. includes newspaper clippings and clippings of drafts.)
 
Watch . 1960: May 13. (Auto. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Watchtower . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, 1965: July 26.)
 
We dug our holes . 1958. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
We know . 1953. (Ts. 1p.)
 
The weather. 3/11/61-1963. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 9 drafts, 9p.)
 
The weather . [1963]: [December] [15]. (Auto. 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. letter to William Meredith, [1963: Dec. 15!.)
 
Wedding . 1964: July. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to moderate revision. 3 drafts, 3p.)
 
The wedding . 1959. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Wedding night . 1963: September. (Ts(cb). 1p.)
 
Wedged between stones . 1961: March. (Ts, Ts(cb). heavy revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Wednesday--a stroll . [n.d.]. (Auto. heavy revision. 2p.)
 
What has happened . [n.d.], 12/64. (Ts, Ts(cb). moderate to heavy revision. 5 drafts, 5p.)
 
What is hell . [n.d.], 7/6/62-1/63. (Ts, Auto. none to heavy revision. 5 drafts, 6p. includes note about publishing the poem.)
 
What is hell? . 1962: November. (Ts(cb). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, 1962: Dec. 8.)
 
What it was . [n.d.], 1956-1961. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb), Ts(x). none to heavy revision. 17 drafts, 17p. Alternately titled Was she; Nightscape; Vindauga, wind eyes; includes French translation by Jacques Cardonnet and letter from Peter Traki with literal translation from French version into English.)
 
What it was [poem]. [n.d.]. (Ts. 1p. filed in Ser. I.1 with letter to William Meredith, [1961]: Mar 6.)
 
Where it's at for Hannah . 1971: January 15. (Ts(cb). moderate revision. 2p.)
 
Where to buy a Civil War uniform . 1968: December. (Ts(cb). light revision. 2p.)
 
Whistle sounds . 5/63-12/64. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 6 drafts, 6p. Alternately titled I am stopped.)
 
White night moths . 1963: July. (Ts(cb). heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Whom I loved . [n.d.], 12/7/61-12/63. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 9 drafts, 9p. 1 draft inscribed.)
 
Whom I loved . 1962: November. (Ts(cb). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, 1962: Dec. 8.)
 
Why Michael Morley, what a long time it's been . 1971. (Ts(x). 2p.)
 
Windmills . 3/69-10/69. (Ts, Ts(cb), Ts(x). light to heavy revision. 7 drafts, 8p.)
 
The window open, the shades up . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). light revision. 1p.)
 
The window-sill . [n.d.], 1956-57. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb), Ts(x). none to heavy revision. 15 drafts, 30p. Alternately titled Dill pickes and gin; Momma; In "Momma", at the party.)
 
Winged pig . [n.d.], 5/11/60-3/25/63. (Auto, Ts, Ts(cb). light to heavy revision. 6 drafts, 12p.)
 
Wings--back first falling . 1960: May 31. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
With this in mind . 1968: January. (Ts, Ts(cb). 2 drafts, 4p. Co-author: Robert Cohen. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter from Robert Cohen, 1968: Jan. 5.)
 
Within his head . [n.d.]. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Woman . 1960: May. (Ts(cb). light revision. 1p.)
 
The woman . [n.d.]. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Words . [n.d.], 1956. (Ts, Ts(cb). light revision. 3 drafts, 3p.)
 
The workshop . [n.d.]. (Ts. 1p.)
 
World that is stars . 6/66-9/66. (Ts, Auto. moderate to heavy revision. 3 drafts, 3p. inscribed.)
 
World that is stars . [n.d.]. (Ts. 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to Ann Quin, 1967: July 3.)
 
The world walking . 1966: July. (Ts, Auto. light to heavy revision. 3 drafts, 3p.)
 
The world walking . [n.d.]. (Ts. 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to Ann Quin, 1967: July 3.)
 
Wringing Momma's neck . 1962: November. (Ts(cb). 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, 1962: Dec. 8.)
 
Xmas in New York, Santa with a gun . [n.d.]. (Ts. 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. with letter to William Meredith, 1959: Dec. 22.)
 
Yiddish elm . 1964: August. (Ts(cb). heavy revision. 1p.)
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II. 2. Untitled poems. (56 items.)   
Scope: Consists of untitled poems, maintained alphabetically by first line.


 
After coffee (fl) . [n.d.]. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
After it was quiet (fl) . [n.d.]. (Auto. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Alla/time I talk, I talk too much (fl) . [n.d.]. (Auto. heavy revision. 2p.)
 
America, here comes Saigon (fl) . 1966: October. (Ts(cb). light revision. 4p.)
 
The Brookfield zoo (fl) . [n.d.]. (Auto. moderate revision. 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. on verso of letter to David Rubin, [1961: Dec. 14].)
 
Certainly the scenery (fl) . 1960. (Auto. heavy revision. 4p.)
 
Chimney high, summer and smokeless (fl) . 1960. (Ts(cb). heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Crying out to her, most for the love most for me (fl) . [n.d.]. (Auto. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Fantastic--beyond the fantasy of earthly aspiration (fl) . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). light revision. 1p.)
 
For God and disgrace (fl) . 1953. (Ts. 1p.)
 
For Judith, the 90-foot orange tree (fl) . [n.d.]. (Auto. 1p.)
 
God never made the world so quick (fl) . 1957. (Auto. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
Hemmoroids (fl) . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). moderate revision. 1p.)
 
I believe in rebirth (fl) . 1956. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
I have an iron, Ben Franklin stove (fl) . 1959. (Auto. heavy revision. 2p.)
 
I have only motive (fl) . [n.d.]. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
I live alone (fl) . [n.d.]. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
I want to answer my poet (fl) . [n.d.]. (Auto. 1p.)
 
I went to the store--it was only yesterday (fl) . [n.d.]. (Auto. 1p. on verso is draft of Other attitudes, like irony-baked cookies; O'lay (fl).)
 
I wonder (fl) . 1953. (Ts. moderate revision. 1p.)
 
It happened to him, too. He used to claim (fl) . 1958: February. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
It was summer, and the bird (fl) . 1956-57. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Lonely singing along the shrill coolness of dusk (fl) . [n.d.]. (Ts. moderate revision. 2p.)
 
The machine saves me. I feel relieved (fl) . [n.d.]. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Other attitudes, like irony-baked cookies ; O'lay (fl) . [n.d.]. (Auto. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Pastoral autumn in spring's yesterday (fl) . [n.d.]. (Ts. moderate revision. 2p.)
 
People are always hanging things (fl) . [n.d.]. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Poised upon that brinkly avatar-like perch, the threshold (fl) . [n.d.]. (Ts. light to moderate revision. 1p.)
 
Riding in on sound (fl) . [n.d.]. (Auto. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
--Saturday's evening, and other's as well-- (fl) . 1953. (Ts. 1p.)
 
The snow lay (fl) . 1956-57. (Ts. light revision. 1p.)
 
That clear opened light (fl) . 1965: June 17. (Auto. light revision. 1p.)
 
That it will start again (fl) . 1969, [n.d.]. (Auto, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 2 drafts, 6p.)
 
This evening, I did not teach (fl) . [n.d.]. (Auto. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
This is my wife. "You know me," she says, (fl) . [n.d.]. (Auto. heavy revision. 3p.)
 
This landlady, our landlady, cooks (fl) . [n.d.]. (Auto. light revision. 1p. Filed in Ser. I.1. on verso of letter to David Rubin, [1961: Nov. 18].)
 
Though it is possible (fl) . [n.d.]. (Auto. heavy revision. 2p.)
 
Through the little city woods (fl) . 1953-56. (Ts, Ts(cb). none to heavy revision. 2 drafts, 2p. Alternately titled Through the suburban city woods (fl).)
 
The tree stops the sun (fl) . [n.d.]. (Ts(cb). heavy revision. 1p.)
 
Up this mountain (fl) . [n.d.]. (Auto. heavy revision. 2p.)
 
Very soon now it will rain (fl) . [n.d.], 5/w/63. (Auto. heavy revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Waiting for (fl) . 1967: March. (Auto. heavy revision. 2p.)
 
Wavering our source and hope (fl) . 1953. (Ts. 1p.)
 
We come in from the woods. Astounded, (fl) . 1960: June 1. (Auto. heavy revision. 3p.)
 
We dream (fl) . 1967: September 20. (Ts. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
We were home early; and for the third time (fl) . 1956. (Auto. heavy revision. 3p.)
 
What is that atom (fl) . [n.d.]. (1p.)
 
When we first (fl) . [n.d.]. (Ts. 1p.)
 
Where is there to go? Motionless (fl) . 1964: August. (Ts, Auto. heavy revision. 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
Words are affectionate (fl) . 1955-56. (Ts, Ts(cb). 2 drafts, 2p.)
 
...write poems like wonderful 1 × 1; will believe in myself because I (fl) . 1953: July. (Ts(cb). light revision. 1p.)
 
Yes! I've been storing for eighteen years (fl) . 1958: February. (Auto. heavy revision. 1p.)
 
A young man as the marijuana situation grew worse (fl) . 1969: May 30. (Ts(cb). moderate revision. 1p.)
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II. 3. Fragments andotes. (48 items, 50p.)   
Scope: Consists of notes toward and comments on poems, as well as fragments of poems. Included with the notes are three drafts of poem titles proposed for collaboration with Robert Cohen.


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II. 4. Dittoes and mimeographs of poems. (ca. 53 items. 140p.)   
Scope: Consists of multiple copies of poems arranged alphabetically by title, including three collections of short poems. Several drafts are inscribed to William Meredith.


box-folder   24/266  
II. 5. Mimeographs and paste-ups used for readings. (19 items, 20p.)   
Scope: Consists of drafts of 25 poems used for poetry readings, including several collections of short poems and a few multiple copies.


box-folder   25-26/267-281  
II. 6. Material toward unpublished collections. (ca. 457 items.)   
Scope: Consists of material toward 4 unpublished collections titled: Albany Park, Chicago; Letters to his psychiatrist; Kiss, bite and moo softly; Selected poems: 1957-1971.


box-folder   25/267-272  
II. 6. a. Albany Park: Chicago . Consists of material toward poem collection, Albany Park, Chicago , including a prospectus, notes, titled poems, and fragments. (234 items, 300p.)
box-folder   25/273-276  
II. 6. b. Letters to his psychiatrist . Consists of 12 poems, each titled Letter to his psychiatrist , including multiple drafts of the poems and editorial materials. (ca. 150 items, 250p.)
box-folder   26/277-279  
II. 6. c. Kiss, bite and moo softly . Consists of titled poems, early drafts and fragments toward Kiss, Bite and Moo Softly , a collection inspired by Sward's wife, Judith. (ca. 45 items, 172p.)
box-folder   26/280-281  
II. 6. d. Selected poems, 1957-1971 . Consists of drafts of 6 poems and multiple copies of title-page, table of contents, acknowledgements, dedications, and corrections toward a proposed collection, Selected Poems, 1957-1971 . (ca. 28 items, 89p.)
box-folder   27-33/282-353  
II. 7. Published collections. (3405 items.)   
Scope: Consists of material toward Sward's published collections of poetry.


box-folder   27/282  
II. 7. a. Advertisements . Consists of draft and editorial matter for Advertisements (Chicago: Odyssey Chapbook Publications, 1958), including tear-sheets, multiple drafts of poems, and notes for a reading. (50 items, 50p.)
box-folder   27/283  
II. 7. b. Hannah's cartoon . Consists of poem fragments, notes and multiple copies of the title poem toward Hannah's cartoon (Victoria, B.C.: Soft Press, 1970). (71 items, 71p.)
box-folder   27-31/284-326  
II. 7. c. Horgborton Stringbottom I am yours you are . Consists of draft and editorial material, 1963-1970, toward Horgborton Stringbottom I Am Yours You Are History (Chicago: Swallow Press, 1970), including drafts of poems, notes, tearsheets, paste-ups and journal entries. Consult data base for more detailed listings of folder contents. (1991 items, 1528p.)
box-folder   31/327-335  
II. 7. d. Kissing the dancer and other poems A . Consists of material toward Kissing the dancer and other poems (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1964), includes copies of the mss, correspondence, galley proofs, drafts of William Meredith's introduction, and advertising and promotional matter. Consult data base for more detailed listings of folder contents. (245 items, 215p.)
box-folder   32/336  
II. 7. e. Quorum/Noah . Consists of drafts and fragments of prose poem Ouorum/Noah (Victoria, B.C.: Soft Press, 1970), and includes photocopy of draft of Noah by Mike Doyle. (20 items, 30p.)
box-folder   32/337  
II. 7. f. Raspberry . Consists of material toward Raspberry (Victoria, B.C.: Soft Press, 1971), includes photocopy of mss, notes and paper samples. (7 items, 15p.)
box-folder   32-33/338-349  
II. 7. g. Thousand-year-old fiancee and other poems . Consists of materials toward Thousand-year-old fiancee and other poems (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1965), includes drafts of poems and mss, galleys, page proofs and promotional material. Consult data base for more detailed listings of folder contents. (608 items, 70p.)
box-folder   33/351-353  
II. 7. h. Uncle Dog and other poems . Consists of material toward Uncle Dog and other poems (London: Putnam, 1962), includes drafts of table of contents and acknowledgements, lists of corrections, and excerpts from letters by William Meredith and Robert Lowell. (64 items, 65p.)