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   Humphrey Carpenter Papers on W. H. Auden 1978-1982.

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Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Humphrey Carpenter papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID:4078587 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Carpenter, Humphrey.
Title:Humphrey Carpenter Papers on W. H. Auden 1978-1982.
Physical description:1 linear ft (ca. 150 items in 2 boxes).
Language(s):In English
Access: This collection has no restrictions. This collection is located on-site.  More information »

Arrangement

Arrangement

Selected materials cataloged; remainder arranged.

The collection is arranged into three series:

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Description

Scope and Content

Correspondence, manuscripts, and documents gathered by Carpenter in writing his W.H. AUDEN: A BIOGRAPHY, including correspondence and recollections of Auden from friends and acquaintances, and the typescript of Carpenter's first draft of the book. Correspondents include Sir Cecil Beaton, Sir Isaiah Berlin, Christopher Isherwood, Sir Peter Pears, Frederick Prokosch, Sir Sacheverell Sitwell, and Stephen Spender.

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Using the Collection

RBML

Access Restrictions

This collection has no restrictions.

This collection is located on-site.

Restrictions on Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Humphrey Carpenter papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Finding aid in repository and online.

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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries. Rare Book and Manuscript Library; machine readable finding aid created by Columbia University Libraries Digital Library Program Division

Processing Information

Cataloged 04/17/89 Christina Hilton Fenn

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2009-06-26 File created.
    2012-11-05 XML document instance created by Catherine C. Ricciardi

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Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Subjects

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American literature--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Auden, W. H. (Wystan Hugh), 1907-1973.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Authors.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Beaton, Cecil, 1904-1980.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Berlin, Isaiah, 1909-1997.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Biographers.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Isherwood, Christopher, 1904-1986.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Pears, Peter,--Sir.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Poets, American--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Prokosch, Frederic, 1908-1989.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Sitwell, Sacheverell, 1897-1988.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Spender, Stephen, 1909-1995.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

History

Biographer. Humphrey Carpenter was born in 1946.

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