Scope and arrangement
This is a synthetic collection consisting of manuscripts, a typescript, and correspondence by and about the author. The manuscripts and typescript consist of articles, essays, and lectures related to the author by Conrad Aiken, W. H. Auden, and Randall Jarrell. The correspondence consists of letters by the author, dating from 1935 to 1954, to Babette Deutsch, May Sarton, Frances Steloff, Julian Symons, Ruth Witt-Diamant, and others, as well as letters relating to the author, dating from 1935 to 1964, between various correspondents including Randall Jarrell, Michael Roberts, Holly Bright Stevens, and the publishing firm of Alfred A. Knopf.
The Wallace Stevens collection of papers are arranged in two series: