Clayton Eshleman papers
Scope and Contents
- 1935 - 2015
- Majority of material found within circa 1990-2015
Conditions Governing Access
Boxes 50, 85 (born digital): Restricted fragile materials. Access copies of digital files may be requested. Consult Access Services for further information.
Conditions Governing Use
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Material within this collection has been organized by acquisition reflecting the fact that the collection has been acquired in increments over time.
Researchers should note that material within each acquisition overlaps with and/or relates to material found in other acquisitions. For instance, correspondence and writings can be found in both groupings. In order to locate all relevant material within this collection, researchers will need to consult each acquisition described in the Collection Contents section.
Researchers should also note that similar material can be arranged differently in each acquisition, depending on how the material was organized when it was received by the library.
80.11 Linear Feet (85 boxes)
Language of Materials
This collection received a basic level of processing, including rehousing and minimal organization, upon acquisition. Further organization and description was carried out in 2011. Various acquisitions associated with the collection have not been merged and organized as a whole. Each acquisition is described separately in the contents list below and titled according to month and year of acquisition.
Descriptive information found in the Collection Contents section is drawn in large part from information supplied with the collection and from an initial survey of the contents. Folder titles appearing in the contents list below are often based on those provided by the creator or previous custodian. Titles have not been verified against the contents of the folders in all cases. Otherwise, folder titles are supplied by staff during initial processing.
This collection includes material formerly classed as Uncat MSS 836 and Uncat MSS 1193.
This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.
- American literature -- 20th century
- American literature -- 21st century
- American poetry -- 20th Century
- American poetry -- 21st century
- Born digital
- Electronic documents
- Eshleman, Clayton
- Poetry -- Translations into English
- Poets, American -- 20th Century -- Archives
- Poets, American -- 21st century -- Archives
- Sulfur (Pasadena, Calif.)
- Guide to the Clayton Eshleman Papers
- by Jennifer Meehan
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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