- Scope and Contents
This collection consists of material created and accumlated by Stephen Yenser in the course of researching and editing the literary work of James Merrill. Material primarily includes correspondence between Yenser and Merrill spanning 1967 to 1995 and various drafts of Merrill's writings.
- Conditions Governing Access
The materials are open for research.
- Conditions Governing Use
The Stephen Yenser Papers Relating to James Merrill 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 Stephen Yenser on the Eugene G. O'Neill Memorial Fund, 2002.
Organized into two series: I. Correspondence, 1967-1991. II. Writings and Other Papers, 1970-2001.
Stephen Yenser papers relating to James Merrill
Call Number: YCAL MSS 581