Department of Special Collections
Washington University Libraries
Washington University in St. Louis

Finding-Aid for the Auden Collection (WTU00137)

Finding aid prepared by:
Special Collections Staff

Summary Information
Title: Auden Collection
Creator: Auden , Wystan Hugh , 1907-1973 , British Author
Extent: 3 items
Call number: WTU00137
Call number: [Accessions: 774, 1254]
Language: English

Access and Use:

Gifts, 1966, 1970

Access Restrictions:

Collection is open to research.

Processing Information:

Processed: January, 1974

Contents List
box-folder   1 /Auden  
1939: May. [Sapphic ode] (1 item (2pp.): Autograph manuscript with scansion in Auden's hand)   
Scope: Composed as an instructor at St. Mark's, Southborough, Massachusetts. Annotated by A. Bryan Marvin [ABM]

box-folder   1 /Auden  
1970: March 15. Program. (1 item)   
Scope: Presentation of citation and Wilma and Roswell Messing, Jr. Award to W.H. Auden, by Associates of Saint Louis University Libraries, Inc. Signed by W.H. Auden.

box-folder   1 /Auden  
1965: July. About the House [collection of poems] Random House, Inc. (1 item (46 pp.): Advance Proofs, uncorrected.)   
Scope: 46 galleys. Some marks by printer (?) or possibly William Jay Smith.