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Collections in Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature

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Auster, Paul, 1947-
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Auster Archive
225 manuscript boxes, (94 linear ft.)
Paul Auster (b. 1947) is a Brooklyn-based novelist, screenplay writer, poet, essayist and translator. The archive comprises material related to the publication of six novels in preparation by Auster during this period; material related to the... 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The archive contains material related to the publication of four novels and one unpublished novel written by Auster during the period 1999-2005; material related to the publication of volumes of collected poetry, novels, and prose published in the...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
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 : illustrations, photographs. portraits ; 7-30 cm
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
Clampitt, Amy
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS 30736
52.92 linear feet (134 boxes). 309 kilobytes (8 computer files). 53 audio_recordings. 5 video_recordings
Amy Clampitt (1920-1994) was an American poet who started seriously writing poetry in her forties. The Amy Clampitt papers include drafts of her work in various stages of completion, related correspondence, and material from her times as... more
Freidman, Bruce Jay.
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Friedman
30.31 linear feet (145 boxes)
Friedman, Bruce Jay, 1930-2020
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Friedman 1953
49 manuscript boxes
The collection heading provides a starting date of 1953, which represents the earliest document located in the archive. The collection documents Friedman's later plays, novels, short stories and is particularly strong in his later works of... 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) : ill., ports ; size varies
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
Goffstein, M. B.
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Goffstein
6.89 linear feet (33 boxes)
The M. B. Goffstein papers document the life and work of award winning American author and artist Marilyn Brooke Goffstein (1942-2017). The collection consists of original illustrations, artist's proofs, notebooks, photographs, paintings, print... more
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)
Levine, Philip, 1928-2015
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll 28386
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Philip Levine (1928-2015) was an American poet who won the 1995 Pulitzer Prize in Poetry for his work The Simple Truth (1994). He served as U.S. Poet Laureate from 2011 to 2012. Rick Campbell (1952-) is an American poet and former director of the... more
Menashe, Samuel, 1925-2011
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS 186234
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Samuel Menashe (1925-2011) was an American poet. The collection comprises two autograph letters signed by Samuel Menashe to American author Meredith Hall (1949-), a recent acquaintance, dated April 17 and May 14, 2007. The letter of April 17 (one... more
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
Proulx, Annie
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll Berg Coll Proulx Als to Connaroe 1993
1 linear foot (2 manuscript boxes)
Comprises typescript, manuscript, email and post-card correspondence between author Annie Proulx and Joel Connaroe, author of books and essays about American poetry and fiction, editor of Six American Poets, and president of the John Simon... 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
Updike, John
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll m.b. Updike L67 1976
.42 linear feet (2 boxes)
Warsh, Lewis
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS 35928
35.46 linear feet (85 boxes, 1 tube). 1 audio recording
Lewis Warsh was an American poet, visual artist, professor, prose writer, editor, and publisher. He is most prominently known as a member of the second generation of the New York School poets. The Lewis Warsh papers, dating from 1957 to 2022,... more
Weaver, Helen, 1931-
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS 34292
5.0 linear feet (12 boxes)
Helen Weaver (1931-2021) was a literary translator, author, and astrologer. The Helen Weaver papers include research files, correspondence, and manuscripts related to the publication of her book The Awakener: A Memoir of... 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
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Williams, G
4 linear feet (8 manuscript boxes)
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS 186048
7.17 linear feet (19 boxes)
Susan Jaffe Tane is a philanthropist and collector of Walt Whitman manuscripts, photographs, books, periodicals, and ephemera. The collection chronicles Whitman's legacy through manuscripts, photographs, music scores, sound and video recordings,... more