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Kerouac, Jack, 1922-1969



  • Existence: 1922 - 1969

Jack Kerouac (1922-1969), American novelist of the Beat Generation.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

New World Writing records

Call Number: YCAL MSS 388
Overview: The collection documents all aspects of the production and promotion of the literary magazine New World Writing from its first issue in 1952 to its last issue in 1959. Correspondence, including letters by and about various authors whose work was published in the magazine, and manuscripts, including corrected typescripts of published works, shed light on the selection and editorial process. Highlights include the corrected typescript of "Catch-18" by Joseph Heller, originally published in issue...
Dates: 1952-1960

"The depression", undated

 Part of Collection — Box: GROUP 1027, Folder: F-1
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Draft, autograph manuscript, consisting of three paragraphs. On verso: "The night before Judgement Day" by [John] Clellon Holmes, typescript, consisting of eight stanzas presenting dialogue between Abraham and the Sodomites.
Dates: undated