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Charles North papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 1091
Scope and Contents

The Charles North papers, which span from 1941 to 2016, contain correspondence, writings, journals, writings of others, CDs, DVDs, photographs, personal papers, artwork, printed material, electronic media, and other papers by or relating to the life and work of Charles North. Correspondents include John Ashbery, Douglas Crase, Ron Padgett, James Schuyler, Tony Towle, Paul Violi, Trevor Winkfield, and other poets and collaborators. Manuscripts by others include works by Ashbery, Crase, Schuyler, Towle, Violi, and others.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Box 11 (digital media): Restricted fragile material. Access copies of digital files may be requested. Consult Access Services for further information.

Conditions Governing Use

The Charles North 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 Granary Books, Inc. on the Ezra Pound Archive Fund and the Alfred Z. Baker, Jr. Fund, 2016.


Organized into six series: I. Alphabetical correspondence, 1961-2015. II. Personal papers, 1941-2016. III. Manuscript material and correspondence, 1970-2015. IV. Manuscripts by others, 1960-2014. V. Printed material, 1967-2015. VI. Electronic material, undated.

1941 - 2016
10.25 Linear Feet (11 boxes)
Related Names
North, Charles, 1941-
Language of Materials