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Tom Carey papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 1210
Scope and Contents

This collection contains writings, photographs, correspondence, journals and other material created by writer, poet, and vicar, Tom Carey. Correspondence and journals contain content related to writers and artists associated with the first and second generations of the New York School, including James Schuyler, Eileen Myles, and John Ashbery.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Box 12 (digital media): Restricted fragile material. Access copies of digital files may be requested. Consult Access Services for further information.

Boxes 15-16 (audiovisual material): Restricted fragile material. Reference copies may be requested. Consult Access Services for further information.

Conditions Governing Use

The Tom Carey Papers is the physical property of the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University. Literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. For further information, consult the appropriate curator.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Glenn Horowitz Bookseller, Inc. on the Edwin J. Beinecke Book Fund, 2012.


Arranged into seven series: I. Correspondence, circa 1960s-2000s. II. Journals, 1964-2007. III. Writings, circa 1960s-1990s. IV. Personal papers, circa 1960s-2000s. V. Photographs, circa 1890s-2000s. VI. Audiovisual materials, 1978-1992. VII. James Schuyler material, circa 1980s-2000s

circa 1890s-2000s
Majority of material found within circa 1960s-2000s
8.0 Linear Feet (18 boxes)
Related Names
Carey, Tom
Language of Materials