Glenway Wescott and Monroe Wheeler collection of Katherine Anne Porter
Scope and Contents
The collection is housed in 3 boxes and is organized into three series: I. Correspondence; II. Writings; and III. Other Material.
Series I, Correspondence , contains copies of letters from and about Porter, as well as early letters about the Katherine Anne Porter Foundation.
Series II, Writings , contains drafts (many inscribed to George Platt Lynes) and printed copies of works by Porter, along with a galley proof of Ship of Fools.
Series III, Other Material , consists of various items documenting Porter's life, including articles and clippings, and notes by Monroe Wheeler on Porter, among other items.
Conditions Governing Access
Conditions Governing Use
Immediate Source of Acquisition
2.13 Linear Feet (3 boxes)
Language of Materials
KATHERINE ANNE PORTER, 1890-1980
- Guide to the Glenway Wescott and Monroe Wheeler Collection of Katherine Anne Porter
- Under Revision
- by Timothy G. Young
- January 2001
- Description rules
- Beinecke Manuscript Unit Archival Processing Manual
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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