General Physical Description note:
Box 11: VHA's typed daily notes (1994 - 2002) including instructions to helpers, random thoughts, ideas for poems and actual
poems; autobiographical details, and musings Box 12: Biographical material such as helpers' logbook pages; calendars showing
events, appointments, topics of discussion, etc. re VHA 1996 - 2004; lists of addresses; obituary notes , etc. Box 13: Personal
correspondence to and from friends and family; fan letters, etc., arranged alphabetically by name Box 14: Business correspondence,
permissions, contracts, translations, etc.; lists of poems for public readings, etc. Box 15: Family miscellany, honors, certificates;
books, travel journals and sketches; photographs Box 16: VHA's saved poems and collections of her "fortnightly poetry group"
friends and others, such as family members; prose writings of friends, such as Elena DeLaurentiis' Americane in Collegio (American
Girls in College) translated from the Italian original, with chapters devoted to particular classmates, among them "Ariel"
who represented Virginia Hamilton; publications and clippings of/about people and subjects that interested VHA, such as Billy
Collins, Harvey Shapiro, Poetry and Writing, Religion, etc.