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Papers, ca. 1960-1974, of Mary Ellen Solt at the Lilly Library, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana
Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
1200 E. Seventh St.
Bloomington, IN 47405-5500
Solt, Mary Ellen
Materials are in English
Consists primarily of the correspondence of Mary Ellen Solt with other poets and writers.
This collection is open for research.
Indiana University Professor and poet.
The files are arranged alphabetically by correspondent or subject in the case of the Creeley "Ms Material" notebook and the Williams photographs and transparencies.
The Solt mss. consist primarily of the correspondence of Mary Ellen Solt with other poets and writers.
Present are letters from Robert Creeley, Denise Levertov, George Oppen, John Thirwall, and Louis Zukofsky. Also present is a notebook prepared and titled by Solt "Index to Robert Creeley Ms Material--Lilly Library"; two Christmas cards from Florence (Mrs. William Carlos Williams); a holiday card and two color transparencies from Paul Williams relating to his father, William Carlos Williams; and a file of eighteen photographs and negatives of William Carlos Williams and family members.
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Photocopying permitted only with the permission of the Curator of Manuscripts, Lilly Library
(includes carbon copies of two letters from Solt to Levertov)
(includes an exchange between Solt and Rachel Blau DuPlessis about Oppen's letters)
Miscellaneous: includes an exchange between Solt and Marcella Spann re: a selected letters of LZ volume; also 2 printed items re: Zukofsky's son Paul, a concert violinist