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Willard Maas papers (Ms.Maas)

Brown University Library

Box A
Brown University
Providence, RI 02912
Telephone: Manuscripts: 401-863-3723; University Archives: 401-863-2148
Email: Manuscripts: hay@brown.edu; University Archives: archives@brown.edu

Inventory

Series 1. Manuscripts presented to the Harris Collection, October 1962, 1931-1966

Container Description Date
Box 1, Folder 1 Alcestis Press
Contents Note: Eight prospectuses and other ephemera
1935-1937
Box 1, Folder 2 Barker, George - The Degradation of Guatemozin
1.0 leaf, 42 pages
Contents Note: Typed playscript. Possibly produced on the B.B.C. Appears to be incomplete.
n.d.
Box 1, Folder 3 Barker, George - Dido and Aeneas
13.0 pages
Contents Note: 1 hand-written manuscript of a filmscript. Never produced
n.d.
Box 1, Folder 3A Barker, George - Geography of the Body
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed manuscript of commentary by Barker, dictated by telephone, 5/2/59, for the experimental film directed and produced by Maas.
ca. 1943
Box 1, Folder 4 Barker, George - Hanlon Omega or the Insurrection
33.0 pages
Contents Note: Typed manuscript of a play, with some corrections in Barker's hand, in wrappers. Produced on the B.B.C.
1939
Box 1, Folder 5 Barker, George - Sacred Elegies
24.0 pages
Contents Note: Typed manuscript with a few corrections in Barker's hand
n.d
Box 1, Folder 6 Barker, George - Miscellaneous manuscript verse
Contents Note: 6 typed pages, 17 pages in holograph, 1 pencil drawing, and 3 corrected galley proofs from "The Sacred Elegies"; 2 folded autograph sheets "Notes for a film.
ca. 1943-1944
Box 1, Folder 7 Barker, George - Drawings
Contents Note: 33 ink drawings in 6 notebooks and 3 ink drawings on a separate sheet
n.d.
Box 1, Folder 8 Barker, George - Correspondence
29.0 pages
Contents Note: 1 typed letter, 1 autograph post card , 1 telegram, 1 autograph letter, 6 autograph letters signed, 3 typed letters signed
ca. 1942-1948
Box 1, Folder 9 Benét, William Rose
9.0 pages
Contents Note: 1 autograph letter signed, 1 telegram, 6 typed letters signed, one typed sheet regarding William Rose Benet film
1945-1947
Box 1, Folder 10 Bishop, John Peale - "Picasso: A Divigation"
27.0 pages
Contents Note: Signed typescript of an essay, with some additions and corrections in Bishop's hand. Many passages resemble those in "The Passion of Pablo Picasso," The Collected Essays of John Peale Bishop, ed. Edmund Wilson (New York, 1948), pp. 191-201
ca. 1933
Box 1, Folder 11 Bogan, Louise
2.0 pages
Contents Note: 2 typed letters signed
1945
Box 1, Folder 12 Breit, Harvey - "October 1917"
3.0 pages
Contents Note: Typed poem, 1 autograph letter signed
ca. 1940
Box 1, Folder 13 Brinnin, John Malcolm
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1945 Nov 11
Box 1, Folder 14 Burnshaw, Stanley
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1934 Jun 11
Box 1, Folder 15 Conroy, Jack
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed post card signed
1933 May 25
Box 1, Folder 16 Creekmore, Hubert
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1945 Oct 16
Box 1, Folder 17 Damon, Samuel Foster - "Introduction" to Willard Mass and correspondence
2.0 pages
Contents Note: Fire Testament, (The Alcestis Press, 1935). Page proofs, 2 pp.; typescript, 2 pp; and 4 typed letters signed
1934-1948
Box 1, Folder 18 Davis, George
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed and 1 telegram
1945
Box 1, Folder 19 De Jong, David C.
Contents Note: 1 typescript signed letter.
1934 Nov 15
Box 1, Folder 20 De Vries, Peter
2.0 pages
Contents Note: 2 typed letters signed
1941, 1945
Box 1, Folder 21 Deren, Maya
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
ca. 1940
Box 1, Folder 21A Derwood, Gene
Contents Note: 3 typed letters signed. 1 dated which includes inscription from Oscar Williams.
1944 Sep 23, n.d.
Box 1, Folder 22 Eberhart, Richard
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1941 Jul 24
Box 1, Folder 23 Evans, Luther H.
2.0 page
Contents Note: 2 typed letters signed
1945 May 31, 1945 Jun 6
Box 1, Folder 24 Field, Sara Bard
Contents Note: 4 typescript signed letters.
1937-1941, n.d.
Box 1, Folder 25 Friend, Robert
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1947 May 30
Box 1, Folder 26 Hay, John
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
ca. 1945
Box 1, Folder 27 Hemley, Cecil - The Voyagers
29.0 pages
Contents Note: Carbon copy of 24 poems inscribed "This copy for Maris [Mass] With affection, Cecil."
ca. 1955
Box 1, Folder 28 Hudeburg, Charles
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter
1939 Mar 4
Box 1, Folder 29 Johns, Orick
2.0 pages
Contents Note: 1 autographed letter signed
1931 Aug 27
Box 1, Folder 30 Kees, Weldon
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed postcard signed
1938 Nov 10
Box 1, Folder 31 Larsson, Raymond E. F.
3.0 pages
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed, 1 typed postcard signed
ca. 1944-1945
Box 2, Folder 1 Latimer, James Ronald Lane
62.0 pages
Contents Note: 21 autographed letters signed, 1 typed postcard signed, 2 autographed postcards signed, 3 typed letters signed
ca. 1934-1935
Box 2, Folder 2 Laughlin, James
9.0 pages
Contents Note: 3 typed letters signed, 3 typed letters, 3 typed postcards, and 1 clipping
1947-1950
Box 2, Folder 3 Lechlitner, Ruth
2.0 pages
Contents Note: Carbon copies of drafts of "Clinical Prescription," and of part "IV" [of "This Body Politic"],Tomorrow's Phoenix, (Alcestic Press, 1937); also 6 typed letters signed, 1 autographed postcard.
1934-1941, n.d.
Box 2, Folder 4 Loveman, Amy
2.0 pages
Contents Note: 2 typed letters signed
1945 May 9
Box 2, Folder 5 Maas, Willard - Poems
73.0 pages
Contents Note: Typescripts and carbon copies of 47 poems, 24 of which appear in his Concerning The Young. (Farrar and Rinehart, Inc., New York, 1983). 7 poems are present in several drafts.
ca. 1938
Box 2, Folder 6 Maas, Willard - Letters
2.0 pages
Contents Note: 3 typed letters, 2 from Maas to R. Lechtiner, 1 from Maas to Ceres [A. Porter?].
ca. 1935
Box 2, Folder 7 Maas, Willard - Notebook, Calendar, Scattered Notes
Contents Note: 1 notebook with handwritten entries by W. Maas; 1 calendar of events (for the Poetry Center, NYC); and 7 pages of scattered handwritten notes.
n.d.
Box 2, Folder 8 Maas, Willard - Lists of volumes and magazines presented to the Harris Collection by Maas
Contents Note: Comprised of two typed bibliographies of materials presented to the Harris Collection by W. Mass: list of volumes (3 leaves); and list of periodicals (2 leaves).
ca. 1962
Box 4, Folder 1 Maas, Willard - The Essential Prose, corrected typescript (pages 1-130)
Contents Note: Galley proofs with corrections of The Essential Prose. Edited by Dorothy Bendon Van Ghent and Willard Maas and published by Bobbs-Merrill Co. in 1965.
ca. 1965-1966
Box 4, Folder 2 Maas, Willard - The Essential Prose, corrected typescript (pages 131-244)
Contents Note: Galley proofs with corrections of The Essential Prose. Edited by Dorothy Bendon Van Ghent and Willard Maas and published by Bobbs-Merrill Co. in 1965.
ca. 1965-1966
Box 4, Folder 3 Maas, Willard - The Essential Prose, corrected typescript (pages 245-442)
Contents Note: Galley proofs with corrections of The Essential Prose. Edited by Dorothy Bendon Van Ghent and Willard Maas and published by Bobbs-Merrill Co. in 1965.
ca. 1965-1966
Box 4, Folder 4 Maas, Willard - The Essential Prose, corrected typescript (pages 443-655)
Contents Note: Galley proofs with corrections of The Essential Prose. Edited by Dorothy Bendon Van Ghent and Willard Maas and published by Bobbs-Merrill Co. in 1965.
ca. 1965-1966
Box 4, Folder 5 Maas, Willard - The Essential Prose, corrected typescript (pages 656-804)
Contents Note: Galley proofs with corrections of The Essential Prose. Edited by Dorothy Bendon Van Ghent and Willard Maas and published by Bobbs-Merrill Co. in 1965.
ca. 1965-1966
Box 4, Folder 6 Maas, Willard - The Essential Prose, corrected typescript (pages 805-927)
Contents Note: Galley proofs with corrections of The Essential Prose. Edited by Dorothy Bendon Van Ghent and Willard Maas and published by Bobbs-Merrill Co. in 1965.
ca. 1965-1966
Box 4, Folder 7 Maas, Willard - The Essential Prose, Galley proofs (pages 1-75)
Contents Note: Galley proofs with corrections of The Essential Prose. Edited by Dorothy Bendon Van Ghent and Willard Maas and published by Bobbs-Merrill Co. in 1965.
ca. 1965-1966
Box 4, Folder 8 Maas, Willard - The Essential Prose, Galley proofs (pages 76-111)
Contents Note: Galley proofs with corrections of The Essential Prose. Edited by Dorothy Bendon Van Ghent and Willard Maas and published by Bobbs-Merrill Co. in 1965.
ca. 1965-1966
Box 4, Folder 9 Maas, Willard - The Essential Prose, Galley proofs (pages 112-249)
Contents Note: Galley proofs with corrections of The Essential Prose. Edited by Dorothy Bendon Van Ghent and Willard Maas and published by Bobbs-Merrill Co. in 1965.
ca. 1965-1966
Box 2, Folder 9 Macleish, Archibald
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed copy of a letter.
1941 Apr 11
Box 2, Folder 10 Mansfield, Margery
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1935 May
Box 2, Folder 11 Miller, Arthur
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter
1956 Jul 12
Box 2, Folder 11a Miller, Fred
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter
1933 April 25
Box 2, Folder 12 Mills, Clark
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1941 May 11
Box 2, Folder 13 Monroe, Harriet
4.0 pages
Contents Note: 2 typed postcards signed, 1 autographed postcard signed
1931-1933
Box 2, Folder 14 Moss, Stanley
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1949 Jul 9
Box 2, Folder 15 Nemerov, Howard
2.0 pages
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed, 1 typed postcard signed
[1947]-1962
Box 2, Folder 15a Ney, Lew
Contents Note: Galley proof (7 pages) for a publication by Lew Ney (pseudonym for Luther Emanuel Widen) which includes 9 poems: The Hour of Lateness by James Neugass; The Poet and the Body Politic by Ruth Lechlitner; The Strong Man of Luxury by Harold Rosenberg; Neginoth by Robert Scales-Whittington; Fine Work with Pitch and Copper by William Carlos Williams; Child and Mother by Muriel Rukeyser; In the New York Public Library by Isidor Schneider; Three Poems by John Wheelwright; Season for Action by Willard Maas.
circa 1933
Box 2, Folder 16 Nutt, Howard
14.0 pages
Contents Note: 1 autographed letter signed, 6 typed letters signed
1940-1941
Box 2, Folder 17 O'Donnell, George Marion
7.0 pages
Contents Note: 2 autographed letters signed, 2 typed letters signed
1946-1947
Box 2, Folder 18 Plant, Richard
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1945 Jun 25
Box 2, Folder 19 Pound, Ezra
6.0 pages
Contents Note: 3 typed letters signed and 2 typed letters, all with additions and corrections in Pound's hand
ca. 1954-1955
Box 2, Folder 20 Putman, James
6.0 pages
Contents Note: 5 typed letters signed
1941
Box 2, Folder 21 Quinn, Kerker
2.0 pages
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed, 1 typed postcard signed
1940 Nov 14
Box 2, Folder 22 Robinson, Dinah Forbes
3.0 pages
Contents Note: 2 typed letters signed, 1 typed letter
1942-1947
Box 2, Folder 23 Rosenberg, Harold
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letters signed
1934 Dec 28
Box 2, Folder 24 Rothbard, Lorraine
2.0 pages
Contents Note: 2 typed letter signed
1949, u.d.
Box 2, Folder 25 Rukeyser, Muriel
2.0 pages
Contents Note: 2 typed letters signed
1935 Jul 10, n.d.
Box 2, Folder 26 Schacht, Marshall
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1942 Jul 9
Box 2, Folder 27 Schneider, Isidor
4.0 pages
Contents Note: 4 typed letters signed
1935
Box 2, Folder 28 Seldes, Gilbert
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1945 Sep 14
Box 2, Folder 29 Semsel, George
Contents Note: 1 typed manuscript (essay on the Beat Generation by G. Semsel) and 1 typed letter signed (from Maas to Roger E. Stoddard).
1963
Box 2, Folder 30 Smart, Elizabeth - Letter and biographical note
Contents Note: 1 autographed letter signed and 1 typed biographical note (attributed to R. E. Stoddard)
1951 Oct 3, n.d.
Box 2, Folder 31 Smart, Elizabeth - The Escort (poem)
3.0 pages
Contents Note: Typescript of a poem, 2 copies.
n.d.
Box 2, Folder 32 Smart, Elizabeth - By Grand Central Station I Sat Down and Wept (Prose)
75.0 pages
Contents Note: 1 typescript bound volume (handmade with decorative cover) with a few corrections in author's hand
ca. 1940
Box 2, Folder 33 Smart, Elizabeth - Notebook
Contents Note: 1 notebook (118 pages) with label "Elizabeth Smart" affixed to page 1. Pages are mostly blank, with the exception of 3 pages in the author's hand.
n.d.
Box 3, Folder 1 Spender, Stephen
1.0 page
Contents Note: Copy in Latimer's hand, of a letter to him from Spender's secretary (Mrs. Gardner)
ca. 1935
Box 3, Folder 2 Stamos, Theodoros
4.0 pages
Contents Note: 1 autographed illustrated letter signed from Stamos.
n.d.
Box 3, Folder 3 Stevens, Wallace - Ideas of Order
65.0 pages
Contents Note: Corrected page proofs. (Alcestis Press, 1935).
1935
Box 3, Folder 4 Tate, Allen
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1945 May 22
Box 3, Folder 5 Thoma, Richard
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1934 Dec 7
Box 3, Folder 6 Van Doren, Irita
2.0 page
Contents Note: 2 typed letters signed
1933-1936
Box 3, Folder 7 Van Vechten, Carl
2.0 page
Contents Note: 2 typed letters signed
1961
Box 3, Folder 8 Warren, Robert Penn
2.0 pages
Contents Note: 2 typed letters signed
1945
Box 3, Folder 9 Wheelwright, John Brooks
4.0 pages
Contents Note: 2 autographed letters signed
ca. 1935
Widen, Luther Emanuel - See: Ney, Lew
Box 3, Folder 10 Williams, Oscar
4.0 pages
Contents Note: 2 typed letters signed, 1 typed postcard, 1 typed postcard signed
1940, n.d.
Box 3, Folder 11 Williams, William Carlos - "An Early Martyr, and other poems"
71.0 pages
Contents Note: Corrected page proofs (The Alcestis Press, 1935); 2 typed signed letters from Williams to Mass and S. Foster Damon respectively; and 1 typed letter from Damon to Williams.
1935-1952
Box 3, Folder 12 Wilson, T. C.
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 autographed letter signed
1934 Nov 9
Wood, Sarah Bard Field - See: Field, Sara Bard
9.0 pages
Contents Note: 1 autograph letter; 2 typed letters signed; 1 typed letter signed with enclosure
Box 3, Folder 13 Miscellaneous unidentified material
Contents Note: 2 pages of autographed notes, 5 typed letterd, 1typed manuscript, 1 envelope.
1933-1959

Series 2. Wagner Literary Magazine - Manuscripts and Correspondence Relating to the Spring 1959 Issue presented to Harris Collection, October 1962, 1959-1961

Container Description Date
Box 3, Folder 14 Aldan, Daisy
4.0 pages
Contents Note: Autographed manuscript, dictated over telephone and recorded by George Semsel.
n.d.
Box 3, Folder 14 Backmeyer, P. W.
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1959 Jun 1959
Box 3, Folder 14 Baldrige, Letitia
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed by Baldrige, social secretary of Jacqueline Kenney.
1961 Apr 11
Box 3, Folder 14 Barker, George
Contents Note: 1 typed sheet dictated on phone to M. Maas.
1959 May 2
Box 3, Folder 14 Bewley, Marius
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed sheet, printed on pages 20-21
n.d.
Box 3, Folder 14 Bogan, Louise
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 autographed postcard signed
1961 Apr 11
Box 3, Folder 14 Brown, Francis
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1961 Mar 13
Box 3, Folder 14 Buckley, William F. Jr.
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1959 Jun 26
Box 3, Folder 14 Cecil, Lord David
2.0 pages
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed, printed on pages 21-22
1959 Apr 25
Box 3, Folder 14 Corso, Gregory
5.0 pages
Contents Note: 1 autographed letter signed, with illustrations by Corso.
n.d.
Box 3, Folder 14 Corso, Gregory
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed, printed on pages 30-31.
n.d.
Box 3, Folder 14 Corso, Gregory
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed postcard
1959 May 21
Box 3, Folder 14 cummings, e. e.
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed, printed on page 29
1959 May 5
Box 3, Folder 14 Damon, Foster S.
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 autographed sheet, dictated over the telephone, printed on pages 25-26
n.d.
Box 3, Folder 14 Damon, Foster S.
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1961 Mar 12
Box 3, Folder 14 Davidson, Gustav
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1959 Jun 9
Box 3, Folder 14 Empey, Lamar T.
2.0 pages
Contents Note: 2 typed letters signed
1959
Box 3, Folder 14 Farfalla, Angelica
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter
1959 Jun 24
Box 3, Folder 14 Gallo, Gene J.
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
n.d.
Box 3, Folder 14 Ginsberg, Allen
3.0 pages
Contents Note: Carbon copy of a draft of "Letter to a Lacklove Critic: on Kerouac's Old Angel Midnight," corrected in Ginsberg's hand
1959 Sep
Box 3, Folder 14 Ginsberg, Allen
Contents Note: 2 autographed postcards in Ginberg's hand.
1961
Box 3, Folder 14 Last, Martin
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1960 Jan 12
Box 3, Folder 14 Laughlin, James
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1959 Jun 15
Box 3, Folder 14 Lowell, Robert
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed, printed on page 24
1959 Apr 14
Box 3, Folder 14 Lowry, Robert
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1961 Mar 18
Box 3, Folder 14 Loy, Mina
3.0 pages
Contents Note: 2 manuscripts, drafts, and 1 typed draft of a poem "Aviators Eyes" (printed on page 540; and 1 invitation to a Loy reading).
ca. 1959
Box 3, Folder 14 Maas, Willard
Contents Note: Carbon copy of original letter sent by Maas to writers and critics soliciting opinion on the Spring 1959 issue
1959 Apr 17
Box 3, Folder 14 Mailer, Norman
Contents Note: 1 typed letter, written for Mailer by Mailer's secretary, Barbara Atson
1959 Apr 25
Box 3, Folder 14 Maniscaleo, A.
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
n.d.
Box 3, Folder 14 Maritain, Professor Jacques
Contents Note: 1 typed letter, written for Maritain by his secretary, Cornelia N. Borgerhoff.
1959 Apr 20
Box 3, Folder 14 Marshall, Margaret
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1959 Jun 24
Box 3, Folder 14 Mocko, Suzanne
1.0 page
Contents Note: Autograph manuscript poem "Jungle Inheritance," with charcoal illustration. Printed on page 36.
n.d.
Box 3, Folder 14 Moore, Marianne
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed, partially reproduced on page 18
1959 Apr 14
Box 3, Folder 14 Moore, Marianne
2.0 pages
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed, 1 autographed postcard signed
1959, 1961
Box 3, Folder 14 Niebuhr, Reinhold
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1959 Apr 20
Box 3, Folder 14 O'Connell, ____?
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter
1959 Jun 20
Box 3, Folder 14 O'Gorman, Ned
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
n.d.
Box 3, Folder 14 Peck, George A.
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1959 Sep 25
Box 3, Folder 14 Pope, Willard B.
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1961 Mar 16
Box 3, Folder 14 Rahv, Philip
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed, prtinted on page 20
1959 Apr 21
Box 3, Folder 14 Read, Sir Herbert
5.0 pages
Contents Note: 1 telegram, printed on pages 18-19
1959 Apr 30
Box 3, Folder 14 Read, Sir Herbert
2.0 pages
Contents Note: 2 typed letters signed
1959
Box 3, Folder 14 Resnick, Nathan
4.0 pages
Contents Note: Carbon copies of a poem, "From San Francisco to Greenwich Village-isco," 1 typed letter, 1 handwritten letter
1959 Jun 9
Box 3, Folder 14 Roosevelt, Eleanor
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1959 Jun 10
Box 3, Folder 14 Sanburg, Carl
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 autographed letter signed, printed on pages 29-30
n.d.
Box 3, Folder 14 Shapiro, Meyer
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 autographed postcard signed
1961 Mar 11
Box 3, Folder 14 Schiffman, Joseph
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1959 Jul 7
Box 3, Folder 14 Shepherd, Jean
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1961 Apr 3
Box 3, Folder 14 Sitwell, Edith (Dame)
4.0 pages
Contents Note: 1 autographed letter signed
1959 Apr 26
Box 3, Folder 14 Sullivan, A. M.
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1961 Feb 2
Box 3, Folder 14 Tillich, Paul
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
1959 Apr 21
Box 3, Folder 14 Trilling, Lionel
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed, printed on pages 23-24
1959 Apr 17
Box 3, Folder 14 Troy, William
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed, printed on page 26
1959 May 2
Box 3, Folder 14 Troy, William
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed
ca. 1959
Box 3, Folder 14 Tyler, Parker
1.0 page
Contents Note: Manuscript poem, "From a Baroque Summer." Printed on page 58.
ca. 1959
Box 3, Folder 14 Tyler, Parker
2.0 pages
Contents Note: 2 typed letters signed.
1959
Box 3, Folder 14 Van Ghent, Dorothy
2.0 pages
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed, printed on pages 27-28
ca. 1959
Box 3, Folder 14 Wagner, Alvin
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 autographed letter signed
1959 Jun 26
Box 3, Folder 14 White, Emil
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 autographed letter signed on behalf of Henry Miller.
1959 Apr 15
Box 3, Folder 14 Williams, William Carlos
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed (partially reproduced on page 24-25); 1 typed letter signed; 2 typed postcards (1 signed)
1959 Apr 15
Box 3, Folder 14 Wilson, Edmund
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter, printed on page 29
ca. 1959
Box 3, Folder 14 Wright, Ellen
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed letter signed (written in behalf of Richard Wright)
1959 May 2
Box 3, Folder 14 Young, Tom
Contents Note: Seven ink drawings, portraits, of which 3 are reproduced on pages 55, 57, 59.
1959
Box 3, Folder 14 Zukofsky, Louis
1.0 page
Contents Note: Manuscript poem, "1959 Valentine," printed on page 56
1959
Box 3, Folder 14 Zukofsky, Louis
2.0 pages
Contents Note: 2 autographed letters signed
1959
Box 3, Folder 14 Photographs
Contents Note: 2 photographs of Willard Maas and his beat writers
1959
Box 3, Folder 14 Drawing
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 ink drawing, reproduced on page 37. Artist unknown.
1959

Series 3. Additional Manuscripts (Group 1) presented November 1969, 1933-1965

Container Description Date
Box 3, Folder 15 Maas, Willard to Davidson, Arthur O. (President of Wagner College)
1.0 page
Contents Note: Typed letter (copy)
1963 May 6
Box 3, Folder 16 Maas, Willard - Image in the Snow, Commentary
1.0 page
Contents Note: Typed manuscript, first version.
1943-1948
Box 3, Folder 17 Maas, Willard - Image in the Snow, Script
11.0 pages
Contents Note: Typed manuscript, with handwritten edits and marginalia.
1943-1948
Box 3, Folder 18 Maas, Willard - Image in the Snow, Breakdown by frame and footage
10.0 pages
Contents Note: Typed manuscript, with maginalia.
1943-1948
Box 3, Folder 19 Maas, Willard - Image in the Snow, Scenes
11.0 pages
Contents Note: Typed manuscript, with handwritten edits and maginalia.
1943-1948
Box 3, Folder 20 Maas, Willard - Image in the Snow, Music script
4.0 pages
Contents Note: Typed manuscript. 2 copies, one with marginalia.
1943-1948
Box 3, Folder 21 Latimer, James Ronald Lane - Photograph
1.0 item
Contents Note: 1 black & white studio portrait of Latimer with inscription on back: James Ronald Lane Latimer, Publisher of Alcestis Editions - By Willard Maas."
n.d.
Box 3, Folder 22 X by X (Wagner College Magazine)
23.0 pages
Contents Note: Typed manuscript of "X by X", published by students of Wagner College. With handwritten edits.
Spring 1963

Series 4. Additional Manuscripts (Group 2) presented September 1975, 1936-1968

Container Description Date
Box 3, Folder 23 Berrigan, Ted, 1934 - In honor of Foster Damon on the occasion of a celebration at Brown University, February 23d, 1968, commemorating his 70th Birthday [poem]
Contents Note: 2 typed drafts with manuscript annotations and corrections.
1968
Box 3, Folder 24 Maas, Willard, 1911-1971 - Literary vita, Clippings
1.0 page
Contents Note: 1 typed manuscript of Maas' literary vita. And numerous newspaper and magazine clippings of reviews of Maas' books of poetry and other works he was associated with.
[1936?]
Box 3, Folder 25 Pearce, Charles A., 1906- "New York"
1.0 page
Contents Note: Typed letter signed w/ enc. Enclosure: The Holliday book shop circular.
1938 September 9