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Washington University in St. Louis

Finding-Aid for the Meredith Collection (WTU00272)

Finding aid prepared by:
Special Collections Staff

Summary Information
Title: Meredith Collection
Creator: Meredith , William , 1919- , American poet
Call number: WTU00272
Call number: [Accessions: 961]
Language: English

Access and Use:
Sources:

House of Books

Access Restrictions:

Collection is open to research.

Processing Information:

Processing: October, 1969


Contents List
      Title
box-folder   5/Meredith  
1946: June 10. William Meredith to Robert Chapman (1 item (1 p.): ACS)   
Scope: Autograph postcard signed, from William Meredith to Robert Chapman, asking him to meet for cocktails, and explaining that Pete is studying this summer with Roger Sessions.


box-folder   5/Meredith  
1948: [c. Dec. 26] A Christmas charm [poem] (1 item: MS)   
Scope: Inscribed from Meredith to Chapman.


box-folder   5/Meredith  
1950: Dec. 12. Sonnet on rare animals [poem] (1 item: [Ts. mimeo])   
Scope: Published Ladies Home Journal [vol.68, p. 54,July 1951] and The open sea and other poems [N.Y.: Alfred A. Knopf, 1958] Inscribed from Meredith to Chapman.


box-folder   5/Meredith  
1955: [c. Dec. 25] A simplified guide to the stars [poem] (1 item: [Ts. mimeo])   
Scope: Inscribed from Meredith to Chapman.


box-folder   5/Meredith  
1961: Dec. 13. Lines for a guest-book [poem] (1 item: MS)   
Scope: Inscribed from Meredith to Chapman.