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Berrigan, Ted, 1934-1983



  • Existence: 1934-11-15 - 1983-07-04

Ted Berrigan (1934-1983), American poet

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:


"Bolinas eyewash" and journal excerpts, 1970-71

 Part of Collection — Box: GROUP 660, Folder: F-1-2-3
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Manuscript, "Bolinas Eyewash," written with Tom Clark, computer printout, with introduction by Kevin Opstedal and Bolinas chronology by Bill Berkson. Two journal excerpts, "Bolinas" and "Southhampton," typescript, corrected.
Dates: 1970-71

Maureen Owen collection of Greenwich Village poetry

Call Number: YCAL MSS 218
Overview: Collection consists of audio recordings, originally recorded on reel-to-reel tape and audio cassette. Many of the recordings are of poets reading their work or the work of others at literary events held by the Poetry Project at St. Mark's Church-in-the-Bowery in New York City. Also includes recordings of poets reading their work and being interviewed on Susan Howe's radio shows on WBAI Radio in New York. Miscellaneous readings recorded in Connecticut and elsewhere are present. The collection...
Dates: 1975-1981

Ron Padgett papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 721
Overview: The collection consists of material created and accumulated by Ron Padgett in the course of his work as a poet, translator, and editor. Material includes extensive correspondence with other poets and writers; manuscripts for Padgett's books of poetry, prose, and translations, as well as some juvenilia and early writings; and manuscripts for writings by others. Also included are "bokes," the term coined by Padgett to describe the "little unique editions" Ted Berrigan and he made for each other...
Dates: 1929-2008

Tony Towle papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 745
Overview: Collection contains correspondence, writings, and other papers documenting the life and literary activities of New York City poet Tony Towle. Towle spent his life in New York City and, after training with Kenneth Koch and Frank O'Hara, was associated with the second generation of the New York School. In addition to Koch and O'Hara, Towle corresponded with numerous poets, artists, and editors based in the city, including John Ashberry, Bill Berkson, Ted Berrigan, Joe Brainard, Rob Hershon, Lita...
Dates: 1960-2011

"White birthday", 1971

 Part of Collection — Box: GROUP 660, Folder: F-4
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Hand-made book and birthday card to Tom Clark from "Ted, Anne, Alice & Michael." Book consists of cut-out pieces of typescript affixed to colored construction paper. Birthday card consists of cut-out illustrations laid on heavy stock. Presented together in hand-made folder.
Dates: 1971