- Pound, Ezra, 1885-1972
- Call number
- MssCol 2479
- Physical description
- .15 linear feet (1 v.)
- Preferred Citation
- Ezra Pound letters to William E. Woodward, Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library
- Manuscripts and Archives Division
- Access to materials
- Advance notice required. Request access to this collection.
Ezra Pound (1885-1972) was an American poet, critic and editor. Collection consists of letters Pound wrote to William E. Woodward from Italy during the 1930s. In the letters Pound compares the Anglo/American and Italian political systems and refers to Mussolini and recent triumphs of the Fascists. The primary subject is Pound's ideas on monetary reform and social credit.
Source of acquisitionPurchase, Baker & Brooke, 1952
Using the collection
LocationManuscripts and Archives Division
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
Fifth Avenue at 42nd Street, New York, NY 10018-2788
Brooke Russell Astor Reading Room, Third Floor, Room 328
Access to materialsAdvance notice required. Request access to this collection.
Alternative form available
Letters available on microfilm; New York Public Library