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Poets, American -- 20th century

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Harry Bartron papers

 Collection — Box 1-11
Identifier: Coll2008-054
Abstract Writings, manuscripts, publications and photographs documenting the life of pantomime artist and poet Harry Bartron from 1927 to 2006. The bulk of the collection dates from 1978 to 2005 and consists of poetry exploring in particular Bartron's Roman Catholic faith and his homosexuality. Additional materials include liturgical materials, written for the Los Angeles chapter of Dignity/USA; autobiographical reminiscences; correspondence; and materials documenting Bartron's daily activities and...
Dates: 1917 - 2007; Majority of material found within 1978 - 2005

James White Review Association records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: Coll2006-004
Abstract

Correspondence, manuscripts, illustrations, photographs, press releases, newspaper clippings, event posters, and financial records documenting the activities of the James White Review Association, (JWRA) from 1983 to 1999.

Dates: 1980-1999

David M. Lindahl papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: Coll2006-006
Abstract

Journals, performance pieces, poetry, prose, and plays, primarily 1980-1989, relating to the life, literary and artistic careers of David M. Lindahl (1957-1994), author, AIDS activist, graphic and performance artist, and assistant editor of The James White Review.

Dates: 1971-1994 (bulk 1980-1989); Majority of material found within 1980 - 1989

Mendelsohn (Jill) photographs and collection on Elsa Gidlow

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: Coll2013-078
Abstract

Photographs and Elsa Gidlow's correspondence and writings, bulk 1973-1986, collected by Jill Mendelsohn. Included are photographs of Gidlow, as well as lesbian writer Rita Mae Brown, lesbian musicians Meg Christian and Margie Adams, and the San Diego Women's Music Festival in 1974.

Dates: circa 1970-2011, bulk 1973-1986; Majority of material found within 1973 - 1986

Oreste F. Pucciani papers

 Collection — Box 1: Series Series 1.
Identifier: Coll2008-059
Abstract This collection contains materials relating primarily to the private life of Oreste Pucciani (1916-1999), UCLA Professor of French and Sartre scholar, documenting in particular his relationship with his long-time lover, Rudi Gernreich, and his close friends, art director Jacques Faure (1926-1986), poet Stanley Kuniholm (1912-1984), and Lionel Mailles (born 1951). The bulk of Pucciani's personal writings consists of erotic short stories written most probably between 1975 and 1980. The bulk of...
Dates: circa 1890-1998; Majority of material found within 1950 - 1985

Waide Aaron Riddle writings

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: Coll2008-036
Abstract

Typescripts of seven poems, 1996-2002, by writer Waide Aaron Riddle, who began writing poetry in 1995. The collection includes his 1996 award-winning poem, "Two Men Kissing," as well as a photograph, circa 2002, of the author himself.

Dates: 1996-2002

Stephen Stewart photographs

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: Coll2010-006
Abstract

Photographs and the resulting published work documenting icons, iconic places, and events of the United States lesbian and gay movement, 1982-1984. The collection primarily consists of Stephen Stewart's published and unpublished black and white photographs from his work, Positive Image: A Portrait of Gay America, along with other Stewart photographs.

Dates: 1982-1984

Ivor C. Treby papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll2016-006
Abstract

The collection consists of magazines, journals, poetry books, audiocassettes, and newsprint featuring Ivor C. Treby's poetry and writings, as well as a copy and offprints of his book Michael Field Catalogue. Born on January 19, 1933 in Devenport, Plymouth, Ivor C. Treby was a poet, writer, educator, literary gay activist, researcher, founder of Blackland Press, and authority on Michael Field.

Dates: 1980-2012

Vernon Ward Papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: Coll2011-099
Abstract

Poetry typescript and letter proposing the publication of a volume of poetry by Vernon Ward, 1949. Ward was a poet and English professor at East Carolina University (North Carolina) who later founded the literary journal, Tar River Poetry.

Dates: 1949

James L. White papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: Coll2006-003
Abstract

Journals and drafts of poetry, in particular the posthumously-published anthology, The Salt Ecstasies, and prose of the poet James L. White (1936-1981).

Dates: 1970-1981 (bulk 1979-1981); Majority of material found within 1979 - 1981