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Finding-Aid for the Dorothea Wolfgram Collection (WTU00378)

Finding aid prepared by:
Special Collections Staff

Summary Information
Title: Dorothea Wolfgram Collection
Creator: Wolfgram , Dorothea , WU Director of Publications.
Call number: WTU00378
Call number: [Accession: 1443]
Language: English

Access and Use:
Source:

Gift of Dorothea Wolfgram

Processing Information:

Processed: January 1976, by RKT


Contents List
      Title
box-folder   10/Wolfgram  
Correspondence of Dorothea Wolfgram, Publication Office, WU (16 items)   
Scope: Correspondence of Dorothea Wolfgram, Publication Office, WU, with persons in the 1969 WU writers-in-residence program. Includes letters of Robert Coover, James Dickey, Herbert Gold, Richard Howard, James Merrill, carbons of Wolfgram's letters and a copy of The WU Magazine (Summer 1969) containing an article resulting from the correspondence. Arranged alphabetically by author.


 
[1975:Oct.]. Dorothea Wolfgram to Holly Hall (1 item (1 p.): ALS)   
Scope: ALS from Wolfgram to Holly Hall, Acting Chief, Rare Books & Special Collections, WU, presenting the letters to the collection.


 
1975: Oct. 16. Holly Hall to Dorothea Wolfgram (1 item (1 p.): TL [carbon])   
Scope: T.L. [carbon] from Holly Hall to Wolfgram thanking her for the gift.


 
1969: June 5. Robert Coover to Dorothea Wolfgram (1 item (1 p.): TLS)   
Scope: T.L.S. from Robert Coover to Wolfgram enclosing corrected copy of a selection from Pricksongs & descants[collection of stories] for use in her article.


 
1969: June 4. Dorothea Wolfgram to James Dickey ( 1 item (1 p.): TLS [carbon],)   
Scope: T.L.S.[carbon], Wolfgram to James Dickey requesting permission to use one of his poems in the article.


 
1969: June 12. James Dickey to Dorothea Wolfgram (1 item (1 p.): TLS with envelope)   
Scope: T.L.S., Dickey to Wolfgram granting permission for use of the poem but suggesting she contact Wesleyan University Press also.


 
1969: June 18. Dorothea Wolfgram to Jane Parker (1 item (1 p.): TL [carbon])   
Scope: T.L.[carbon] Wolfgram to Jane Parker of Wesleyan University Press, confirming a telephone request for permission to use the poem.


 
1969: June 2. Dorothea Wolfgram to Herbert Gold (1 item (1 p.): TLS with envelope)   
Scope: T.L.S., Wolfgram to Herbert Gold, asking him to correct a typescript made from a tape of his reading at WU. Gold's undated reply is included on the bottom of the sheet.


 
1969: June 2. Dorothea Wolfgram to Herbert Gold (1 item (1 p.): TL [carbon])   
Scope: T.L.[carbon] Wolfgram to Gold. A carbon of the preceeding letter.


 
1969: June 4. Melissa D. Gold to Dorothea Wolfgram (1 item (1 p.): TLS)   
Scope: T.L.S., Melissa D. Gold to Wolfgram, explaining that her husband is out of the country and will look at the copy when he returns.


 
1969Excerpt from The great American jackpot[novel] (1 item (2 pp.): TS [carbon])   
Scope: Ts.[carbon] transcription of an excerpt from The great American jackpot[novel] by Herbert Gold taken from a taped reading by Gold with auto. corrections by Gold and an unidentified person.


 
1969: June 4. Dorothea Wolfgram to Richard Howard (1 item (1 p.): TL [carbon])   
Scope: T.L.[carbon], Wolfgram to Richard Howard, informing him of the poem of his which she plans to use in her article.


 
1969: June 5. Richard Howard to Dorothea Wolfgram (1 item (1 p.): TCS)   
Scope: Typed postcard from Howard to Wolfgram granting her permission to use the poem.


 
1969: June 4. Dorothea Wolfgram to James Merrill (1 item (1 p.): TL [carbon])   
Scope: T.L.[carbon], Wolfgram to Merrill asking permission to use one of his poems for the article.


 
1969: June 6. (1 item (1 p.): TCS)   
Scope: Typed postcard signed, Merrill to Wolfgram granting permission to use the poem and requesting a copy of the magazine.


 
1969: July 11. (1 item (1 p.): TL [carbon])   
Scope: T.L.[carbon], Wolfgram to Merrill enclosing copies of the magazine and thanking him for his cooperation.


 
1969: Summer. Washington University Magazine, v. 39, no. 4 (1 item)   
Scope: Containing a copy of the article concerning the WU writers-in-residence program for 1969.