H. D. (Hilda Doolittle), 1886-1961
- Existence: 1886-09-19 - 1961-09-27
Hilda Doolittle (1886-1991), American poet
Found in 26 Collections and/or Records:
The William Rose Benét papers consist of correspondence, manuscripts, printed material, and personal and family papers documenting the life and work of American author and editor William Rose Benét. The collection spans the years 1847 to 1957, with the bulk of the collection dating from roughly 1900 to 1950.
Collection material is chiefly in English; with some material in French, Italiana, Russian, and Hebrew.
This collection consists chiefly of promotional photographs and film stills created by motion picture studios for their films and actors, which the editors of Close Up used to illustrate the magazine.
Correspondence includes five TLS and one Christmas card from H.D. to Dr. Albert Günther, three TL from Günther to H.D., three TLS from Bryher to Günther, one TLS from Norman Holmes Pearson to Günther, and a printed announcement of H.D.'s death. Accompanied by a typed biographical sketch of H.D. and four clippings by Günther, with reviews of H.D.'s Avon and tributes, dating from 1955 to 1961, from German newspapers.
In English and German.
Group of ANS and postcards consisting chiefly of holiday greetings to Oswell Blakeston and Max [Chapman], with one note from Bryher.
Letter : Villa Verena, 174, See Strasse, Küssnacht bei Zürich, to Wesly Hartley, 13002 Yorba Street, Santa Ana, California, 1960 Jul 28
TLS answering the recipient's questions about why she remained in Europe and the necessary education for a creative writer. Accompanied by original envelope.
Letters : Hotel Del La Paix, Laussane, Switzerland, to Gemma d’Auria, Hollywood, California, 1951 May 22-1953 October 1
The Robert McAlmon Papers consist of letters to McAlmon from literary friends, including William Carlos Williams, Ezra Pound, James Joyce, and Gertrude Stein; manuscripts of several of his writings; and a small quantity of photographs and related papers.
The papers document the literary and personal lives of Morgan and Theis, and contain correspondence, subject files, and professional papers related to the 20th century British literary world. There is correspondence regarding Evelyn Scott, and correspondence as well as poems by Nancy Cunard.
The papers contain correspondence with artistic and literary friends, Plank art work, art work of others, writings of friends, and a small quantity of personal papers. Prominent correspondents include H. D., Sylvia Townsend Warner, and Patrick White.
Autograph postcard, signed, saying she is sorry Plank has been feeling ill.