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Metcalf, Paul
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Metcalf
86 manuscript boxes
The archive is organized into 5 series: Series I: Works by Paul Metcalf; Series 2: Correspondence; Series 3: Works about Metcalf; Series 4: Personal Papers (incl. photographs); Series 5: Manuscripts Sent to Metcalf.
Levine, Philip, 1928-2015
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Levine Archive
85 linear feet (169 manuscript boxes)
Kazin, Alfred, 1915-1998
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Kazin archive
(95 linear feet); 191 manuscript boxes
Alfred Kazin (1915-1998) was an American literary and cultural critic, essayist and historian. He was one of the most influential of New York intellectuals in the second half of the twentieth century, and belonged to the circle of writers and... more
Jackson, Laura Riding, 1901-1991
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Jackson 1924-1984
(77 manuscript boxes)
Organized into 11 series: Series 1: Works by Laura Riding Jackson; Series 2: Correspondence; Series 3: Diaries; Series 4: Book reviews of Laura Riding Jackson’s works; Series 5: Criticism of Laura Riding Jackson’s works; Series 6: Photographs;... more
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Replansky 1928-2011
21 mansucript boxes
Organized into 8 Series: 1. Works by Naomi Replansky; 2. Watercolors by Naomi Replansky; 3. Correspondence; 4. Documents, clippings, and papers about Naomi Replansky; 5. Clippings; 6. Photographs; 7. Original Folders; 8. Correspondence by and to... more
Levine, Philip, 1928-2015
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Levine Archive
30 linear feet (58 manuscript boxes)
In 1995, Philip Levine received the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry (for The Simple Truth) ; over the course of his career he has also won three National Endowment for the Arts grants in poetry, two Guggenheim fellowships in poetry, the Award of Merit... more
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Williams, G
4 linear feet (8 manuscript boxes)
Proulx, Annie
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll Proulx MSS 1935-2010
178 linear feet (356 manuscript boxes), 3715 megabytes (2478 computer files)
Annie Proulx is a novelist, short fiction writer, historian, and essayist. She was born in Norwich, Connecticut, in 1935, to Lois Nellie Gill Proulx, a painter and amateur naturalist, and George N. Proulx, the vice-president of a textile mill. Her... more
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll m.b. (Crichton, K) A.l.s. to Kyle Crichton from activists and writers
1 century box, size varies; 1 century box, size varies
Includes letters to Crichton from George Albee, Elfego Baca, Jacob Baker, Alvah Bessie, George Boehm, John Malcolm Brinnin, George A. Byus, Alistair Cooke, Frances E. Crawford, Guy Endore, Ray Etis, Edward Fitzgerald, Daniel Fuchs, Mildred... more
James Joyce Society (New York, N.Y.)
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Joyce Society
3 linear feet (11 boxes)
The James Joyce Society was founded in February 1947 at the Gotham Book Mart in New York City. Articles of association, minutes of meetings, announcements, correspondence, miscellaneous material and other records relating to the Society;... more
Koch, Kenneth, 1925-2002
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Koch [Text]
112.98 linear feet (269 boxes)
Kenneth Koch was an American poet, playwright, essayist, screenwriter, novelist, and short-story writer. The Kenneth Koch papers document the personal and professional activities of the writer, Kenneth Koch. Holograph and typescript drafts... more
Burroughs, William S., 1914-1997
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll m.b. Burroughs ZC6 P47 1952
13 manuscript boxes
Periodicals from the United Sates, Great Britain, Germany, Italy, Czechoslovakia, Sweden, and Morocco, the great majority of which contain contributions by Burroughs; several containing interviews of him, and several are edited by him; a few with... more
Updike, John
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll m.b. Updike L67 1976
10 manuscript boxes and one packet of oversize material
For almost 30 years, John Updike maintained a professional and personal relationship with Herb Yellin (1935-2014), proprietor and founder, in 1976, of the Lord John Press. Yellin published fine press editions of many of Updike’s stories... more
Auster, Paul, 1947-....
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Auster Archive
94 linear feet (225 manuscript boxes)
The archive comprises material related to the publication of six novels in preparation by Auster during this period; material related to the publication of five nonfiction monographs; and material related to the production of several films. Also... more
Auster, Paul, 1947-....
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Auster Archive
33 linear feet (79 manuscript boxes)
The archive contains material related to the publication of the three novellas comprising The New York Trilogy (City of Glass, Ghosts, The Locked Room); In the Country of Last Things, The Music of Chance, and Moon Palace; material related to the... more
Burroughs, William S., 1914-1997
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Burroughs Archive
17 linear feet (94 manuscript boxes)
The archive was organized during two periods of activity: by Burroughs in 1965, and then in 1972 by Burroughs, Brion Gysin, and Barry Miles, who divided the manuscripts and typescripts of Burroughs's works and notes into 169 collections of... more
Grogan, Emmett, 1942-1978
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll m.b. Grogan E46 1965
2 manuscript boxes
The Emmett Grogan Papers is an archive of manuscripts and typescripts, comprising, articles, manifestos, screenplays, ideas for films, short stories, and poems by Emmett Grogan, accompanied by a group of similar writings by him and others that... more
Bell, Quentin
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll m.b. Bell, Q A.l.s. to Jeffares 1968
86 leaves, + 21 postcards, 3 greeting cards, 2 invitations, 3 clippings, 1 slip and 4 envelopes
Comprises 48 autograph letters and postcards, signed, from Quentin Bell, to Alexander (Derry) and Jeanne Jeffares (1968-1987); with 15 autograph letters, signed, from Anne Olivier Bell to the Jeffares (1967-2001); and with 13 autograph letters... more
Auster, Paul, 1947-
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Auster archive
47 linear feet (113 manuscript boxes)
The archive contains material related to the publication of four novels and one unpublished novel written by Auster during the period 1999-2005; material related to the publication of volumes of collected poetry, novels, and prose published in the... more
Kerouac, Jack, 1922-1969
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Kerouac archive
90 Manuscript Boxes; 22.5 linear feet; 13 oversize folders
The Jack Kerouac Archive spans the years 1920 to 1977, with the bulk dated 1935 to 1969. The collection chiefly consists of holograph and typescript drafts of Kerouac's novels, stories, poetry, plays and screenplays, journals, diaries, notebooks,... more
Southern, Terry
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Southern Archive
95 linear feet (228 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize folder)
Terry Southern (May 1, 1924-October 29, 1995) was an American author, essayist, screenwriter and university lecturer, noted for his satirical style. The Terry Southern archive spans the years 1924 to 1995, with the bulk dated 1955 to 1995. The... more
Hoffman, Abbie
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll m.b. Hoffman A23 1977
.5 linear feet (2 boxes)
Abbot Howard "Abbie" Hoffman (November 30, 1936 – April 12, 1989) was a political and social activist who came into prominence in the 1960s when he co-founded the Youth International Party ("Yippies") and was a member of the “Chicago Eight,” the... more
Garnett, Angelica
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll m.b. Garnett, A A.l.s. to Lipsett 1978
1 manuscript box (10 folders, 94 letters)
Angelica Garnett (b. 1918), the daughter of the artist Vanessa Bell (Virginia Woolf's sister) and the artist Duncan Grant, believed until the age of 17 that her father was Clive Bell, her mother's husband and the man whose surname she bore. In... more
Shaw, Bernard, 1856-1950
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Shaw
1,277 items
This is a synthetic collection consisting of manuscripts and typescripts by and about the author, correspondence, two forgeries of correspondence, a notebook for 1890 through 1892, a commonplace book for the years 1930 through 1940, portraits, and... more
Browning, Elizabeth Barrett, 1806-1861
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Browning, EB [Text]
609 items
This is a synthetic collection that consists of manuscripts, a typescript, correspondence from, to, and about the author, diaries, notebooks, financial and legal documents, portraits, and pictorial works.
Jennings, Elizabeth, 1926-2001
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Jennings
553 items
This is a synthetic collection consisting of manuscripts, correspondence, and an undated notebook.
Peabody, Elizabeth Palmer, 1804-1894
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Peabody, EP (1804)
323 items
This is a synthetic collection consisting of correspondence.