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Finding-Aid for the Knoepfle Collection (WTU00242)

Finding aid prepared by:
Special Collections Staff

Summary Information
Title: Knoepfle Collection
Creator: Knoepfle , John , 1923- , American author.
Extent: 2 items
Call number: WTU00242
Call number: [Accession: 869]
Language: English

Access and Use:

Gift of Howard Schwartz. 1967, 1968

Access Restrictions:

No restrictions

Processing Information:

Processed: August, 1974


John Knoepfle was born in Cincinnati in 1923. He obtained his Master's degree from Xavier University and his Ph.D. from St. Louis University. He is currently on the faculty of St. Louis University.

His works include: Rivers Into Islands [poems] (1965), Songs For Gail Guidry's Guitar [poems] (1969), After Gray Days [poems] (1969), An Affair Of Culture [poems] (1969), The Intricate Land [poems] (1970), Dogs and Cats and Things Like That [poems] (1971)

Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of typescripts of some of Knoepfle's works.

Contents List
box-folder   4/Knoepfle 1  
After Midnight [poem] 1967: May 23. (1 item (1 p.): Clean Ts.)   
Scope: Published in Tambourine, Washington University Reflections staff, 1967.

box-folder   4/Knoepfle 2  
Rivers Into Islands [collection of poems] ca. 1964 (1 item (61 pp.): Printer's ts., with some revisions.)   
Scope: Published by the University Of Chicago Press, 1965.