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W. Lee Garner Targets' Collection

Identifier: MsC0282

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Scope and Contents

This collection is comprised of materials for Targets, a poetry magazine published in the early to mid nineteen sixties. Included are layouts and cover design, plates, and proofs, as well as manuscripts for some of the poems. In addition, correspondence about the magazine makes up a portion of this collection. Exchange magazines and books have been removed from the collection, since there are copies of most of these in Main Library.


  • Creation: 1959-1964


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

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


1.75 Linear Feet

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Poetry magazine. Correspondence from poets and subscribers, manuscripts of poems, page layouts and dummy sheets.

Method of Acquisition

Gift of Lee Garner in 1972-1973.

Related Materials

Targets, Nos. 1 -15. Special Collections x PS301 T3 or Main Library, no call number

1 box of corresponcende in acid-free folders, arranged chonologically with a register in the admin file.

Also layouts for Target Magazine.

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Repository Details

Part of the University of Iowa Special Collections Repository

Special Collections Department
University of Iowa Libraries
Iowa City IA 52242 IaU
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