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Al M. Lee Papers Edit

Summary

Identifier
msc0851

Dates

  • 1957-1994 (Creation)

Extents

  • 1.50 linear feet (Whole)

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  • Abstract

    Graduate of the Writers' Workshop, novelist and poet. This collection contains manuscripts, clippings, a photograph, and correspondence. Correspondents include Hubert Humphrey, Gene McCarthy, John F. Kennedy, Mark Strand, Cleanth Brooks, and Donald Justice among others.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    This collection is open for research.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Copyright restrictions may apply; please consult Special Collections staff for further information.

  • Preferred Citation

    Al M. Lee Papers, The University of Iowa Libraries, Iowa City, Iowa.

  • Other Descriptive Information

    http://www.lib.uiowa.edu/scua/msc/ToMsC900/MsC851/alfredlee.html

  • Scope and Contents

    This collection consists of clippings, correspondence, and manuscripts. Correspondents include Mark Strand, Hubert Humphrey, John F. Kennedy, Donald Justice, Cleath Brooks, and Gene McCarthy, among others. The correspondence with writers includes in-depth discussions of literary matters, including the letter-writers' assessment of their own work and that of others, making it an important resource for scholars of modern poetry.

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