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Zukofsky, Louis, 1904-1978



  • Existence: 1904-01-23 - 1978-05-12


Louis Zukofsky (1904-1978), American poet; among the founders of the Objectivist group of poets.

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

"Catallus LXV", [ca. 1964]

 Part of Collection — Box 6: [Barcode: 39002137170156], Folder: GROUP 115, F-3
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

Poem, setting copy, corrected, with manuscript annotations by Cid Corman. Translation with Celia Zukofsky of Gaius Valerius Catullus' poem number 65.

Dates: [ca. 1964]

Furioso papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 75
Abstract: The Furioso papers consist of correspondence, manuscripts of submissions, editorial board files, and other office files relating to the publishing history of Furioso; a Magazine of Verse (1939-1953). Correspondents include E. E. Cummings, Richard Eberhart, Weldon Kees, Lawrence Olson, Ezra Pound, Peter Viereck, and William Carlos Williams. Manuscripts are primarily typescripts and setting typescripts of submissions to Furioso. The office files include advertising and publicity material, the...
Dates: 1938-1951

Hound & Horn records

Call Number: YCAL MSS 458
Abstract: The Hound & Horn records contain correspondence, drafts of writings, financial records, and ephemera relating to the literary quarterly. The records feature original letters from well-known Modernist era authors during the tenure of the journal from the late 1920s through mid 1930s, including Bryher, Jean Cocteau, E. E. Cummings, René Daumal, T. S. Eliot, Ernest Hemingway, François Mauriac, Marianne Moore, Ezra Pound, Stephen Spender, Gertrude Stein, Robert Penn Warren, William Carlos...
Dates: 1925-1940

Letter : New York, N.Y., to Mr. Popovich, 1938 Mar 12

 Part of Collection — Box 6: [Barcode: 39002137170156], Folder: GROUP 115, F-1
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

ALS advising Popovich about sources for research on Ezra Pound.

Dates: 1938 Mar 12

Letters : to Norman Macleod and Richard Wirtz Emerson, 1947-49

 Part of Collection — Box 6: [Barcode: 39002137170156], Folder: GROUP 115, F-2
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

ALS to Macleod, Aug 12, 1947; and twelve ALS, including two postcards, and one TNS to Emerson, 1947-1949.

Letters concern publication of articles and poetry by Zukofsky in Cronos and Golden Goose.

Dates: 1947-49

Ezra Pound miscellany

Call Number: YCAL MSS 182

The collection consists of letters and a few manuscripts by or related to Ezra Pound. Correspondents include Ubaldo degli Uberti; Ethel de Courcy Duncan; Robert Duncan; Gladys Hines; Lewis Maverick; Donald J. Paquette; Odon Por; and Louis Zukofsky. Manuscripts include holographs of "To Our Lady of Vicarious Atonement" and "What I Feel about Walt Whitman" by Pound and biographical notes on Pound by Lewis Maverick.

Dates: 1909-1973

Ezra Pound Papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 43

The Ezra Pound Papers document the literary career and political interests of Ezra Pound. Major correspondents include Richard Aldington, George Antheil, William Bird, T. S. Eliot, Ernest Hemingway, James Laughlin, Wyndham Lewis, Marianne Moore, Odon Por, and Henry Swabey. The collection contains manuscripts of many of Pound's works, including the Cantos, Guide to Kulchur, and scripts of Pound's wartime radio broadcasts.

Dates: 1868-1976

Ezra Pound papers : addition

Call Number: YCAL MSS 53
Abstract: The Ezra Pound Papers Addition consists of material related to the life and career of the American poet Ezra Pound and includes correspondence, manuscripts, and a small quantity of personal papers and audiovisual materials. Correspondents include Homer and Isobel Pound, George Antheil, Basil Bunting, T. S. Eliot, James Laughlin, Marianne Moore, William Carlos Williams, and Henri Gaudier-Brzeska. Manuscripts inclue draft portions of The Cantos, autograph scores of Le Testament de Villon and...
Dates: 1862-1983, bulk 1960-1971

William Carlos Williams papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 116
Abstract: The William Carlos Williams Papers document the life and work of poet, prose writer, dramatist, and physician William Carlos Williams. The papers consist of correspondence, writings, photographs, medical records, artwork, sound recordings, newspaper clippings and printed material, and personal papers. The papers primarily document Williams's life as a prolific writer, including drafts of prose, poetry, drama, lectures and readings; and correspondence and writings of others that reveal his...
Dates: circa 1880-1985, bulk 1930-1973

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