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Williams, William Carlos, 1883-1963



  • Existence: 1883-09-17 - 1963-03-04


American poet and physician closely associated with modernism and imagism.

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Bifur archive, 1929-1931

Identifier: 1979-011
Scope and Contents

Archive of a Paris literary periodical published from 1929-1931 consists of correspondence from various individuals (including Aldington, Sherwood Anderson, Fitzgerald, Hemingway, Eugene O'Neill, Jean Toomer, William Carlos Williams and Thornton Wilder) to Bifur's editor, Nino Frank. The correspondence is addressed to Frank unless otherwise noted and is arranged alphabetically by correspondent.

Dates: 1929 - 1931

"William Carlos Williams"

 Item — Box 10, Folder: 6
Identifier: 1976.
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Correspondence and manuscripts of the American poet. Handwritten and carbon copy typescripts.

Dates: 1965 - 1974

William Carlos Williams Review, 1983

Identifier: 1988.012.1.329
Scope and Contents

Invitation for Ellmann to contribute essay on his impressions on Williams. Includes a sample essay, "WCW: The American Idiom and Bloomington" by Solt.

Dates: 1983

Williams, William Carlos, 1952 - 1958

Identifier: 1988.012.1.329
Scope and Contents

Ellmann invites Dr. Williams to visit Northwestern; queries Dr. Williams regarding his reminiscences of James Joyce.

Dates: 1952 - 1958

Williams, William Carlos

Identifier: 1988.012.1.231
Scope and Contents From the File:

Contents generally include: biographical information and drafts (often in multiple versions) of Ellmann's bio-commentary on each poet; selected poems by each author, photocopied from published sources; press cuttings of articles; rights and permissions to reprint poems; lists of corrections; and fragments of page proofs.

Dates: 1837 - 1990

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Archival Object 5
Collection 1
Authors, American -- Correspondence -- 20th century 1
Authors, English -- 20th century -- Correspondence 1
Special Collections -- Manuscripts -- Bifur archive. 1