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Schwartz, Delmore, 1913-1966



  • Existence: 1913 - 1966

American poet and short story writer.

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:


In dreams begin responsibilities

Call Number: 1998-ycal-1
Dates: c1938, 1969 March 6-7

Letter, postcard, and poems, 1938-1959, undated

 Part of Collection — Box: 2, Folder: GROUP 23, F-1
Call Number: JWJ MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: TLS to Dwight Macdonald, 1958 Dec 30, discussing his hopes of money for work sent to Ginsburg and Hess and enclosing a poem, "Sterne," for Gloria Macdonald; APcS to Dwight Macdonald, 1938 Jun 29, from Bennington, Vermont, inviting him to stay; two-line poem on the back of an envelope for the Macdonalds, 1958 Aug; envelope addressed to Miss Hettie Cohen, 1959 Mar 4; manuscript notes on "Having Snow"; manuscript poem, "March 29, I"; and typescript poem, "Poem," beginning "The winter sky, leaden,...
Dates: 1938-1959, undated

Letters : to Pascal Covici, 1955-1960

 Part of Collection — Box: GROUP 907, Folder: F-1
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Four TLS and one ALS from Schwartz to his editor chiefly concerning a Viking Press project on Heinrich Heine, and mentioning Saul Bellow, Clifton Fadiman, and others. Accompanied by a draft introduction and biographical sketch (25 pages), typescript, corrected, on Heine.
Dates: 1955-1960

Dwight Macdonald papers

Call Number: MS 730
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, manuscripts, notes, printed material, photographs, audiotapes, and memorabilia documenting the personal life and professional career of Dwight Macdonald. Macdonald's literary career, political activities, teaching and speaking engagements, and personal life are detailed. Major subjects represented in the papers include: communism and the Trotskyite movement, journalism and publishing, American social and political life (1920s-1970s), pacifism, and the...
Dates: 1865-1984, bulk 1920-1978

Margaret Marshall papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 10
Overview: The papers contain personal correspondence, correspondence concerning The Nation and the American Men of Letters series, drafts of her autobiography and other writings, and personal papers.
Dates: 1805-1980 (inclusive), bulk 1930-1974

Ezra Pound Papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 43
Overview: 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

Delmore Schwartz papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 334
Overview: The Delmore Schwartz Papers document the life and work of the writer, editor, and teacher Delmore Schwartz. The papers consist of writings, notebooks, correspondence, photographs, personal papers and effects, drawings, clippings, and printed material. Writings and notebooks comprise the bulk of the papers. Writings include drafts of poems, stories, essays, reviews, criticism, lectures, and other writings. Notebooks span two decades and document Schwartz's increasingly troubled mind and frantic...
Dates: 1906-1975, bulk 1926-1966

Robert Penn Warren papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 51
Overview: The papers consist of drafts of manuscripts and related material, correspondence, photographs, and newspaper clippings documenting Warren's life from his undergraduate years until his death in 1989.
Dates: 1906-1989