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   Jack Kerouac Papers 1945-1971.

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Series I: Correspondence, 1945-1971

This series consists of letters sent to Kerouac by friends and associates, as well as letters sent by Kerouac to fans and admirers. This series also consists of a few letters about the author sent to and from Kerouac’s family and acquaintances. These include 35 letters of William Burroughs to Jack Kerouac which deal with his daily life and thoughts in Louisiana, Mexico, and Morocco, with his writings and those of Kerouac, and with their mutual friends including Allen Ginsberg. Several examples of Burroughs' experimental prose are included.

Arrabel, Fernando to Kerouac,
1968 February 28

Box 1
Folder 1
Burroughs, William to Allen Ginsberg,
1959 June 8
Box 1
Folder 2
Burroughs, William to Kerouac
1945 July
-
1950 December
(14 letters)
Box 1
Folder 3
1951-
1952 April
(7 letters)
Box 1
Folder 4
1945
April-
1955 June
(11 letters)
Box 1
Folder 5
1957,
1962
(2 letters)
Box 1
Folder 6
Giroux, Robert to Ellen Lucey,
1952 July 14
Box 1
Folder 7
Kerouac, Jack
to Elbert Lenrow,
1949
(2 letters)
Box 1
Folder 8
to Ellen Lucey,
1951,
1961
(2 letters)
Box 1
Folder 9
Kerouac, Stella Sampas (Mrs. Jack) to Ellen Lucey, 1969-1971 (4 letters)
Box 1
Folder 10
Lax, Robert to Ellen Lucey, 1959-1971 (2 letters)
Box 1
Folder 11
O'Neill, John H. to Kerouac,
1950 December 5
Box 1
Folder 12

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