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Guide to the Peter Veres Papers
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Alternative Forms of Material Available
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms
  • Related Material

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Peter Veres papers
    Dates: 1973-1977
    Collection number: MS 172
    Creator: Veres, Peter
    Collection Size: 1 box
    Repository: University of California, Santa Cruz. University Library. Special Collections and Archives
    Santa Cruz, California 95064
    Abstract: Contains correspondence, manuscript pages and clippings relating to his published work "The Argument of Innocence". Included also are the transcript and audio recording to "Miriam Patchen, an interview with Peter Veres", 1974.
    Physical location: Stored in Special Collections and Archives: Advance notice is required for access to the papers.
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

    Access

    Collection open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the University of California. Literary rights are retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. For permission to publish or to reproduce the material, please contact the Head of Special Collections and Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    Peter Veres papers. MS 172. Special Collections and Archives, University Library, University of California, Santa Cruz.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Peter Veres, April 1989.

    Alternative Forms of Material Available

    Library holdings; Bound copies of The Argument of Innocence at McHenry Stacks (N6537.P27V47) and Special Collections (PS3531.A764A885).

    Biography

    Peter Veres, author of The Argument of Innocence: A selection from the arts of Kenneth Patchen" was born in 1938 in London. He was raised in Budapest by Hungarian - Jewish parents. The family immigrated to United States in early 1949 and settled in New York City where he attended public school and received a BA from Columbia College. In 1961 he married Ruth and moved to Cambridge. After receiving a Harvard master's degree the couple moved to Berkeley in 1963 where they raised their two children. In the Bay Area he's taught art history at Lone Mountain College, San Francisco and currently is making name as an mosaic artist.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Contains correspondence, manuscript pages and clippings relating to his published work The Argument of Innocence. Included also are the transcript and audio recording to "Miriam Patchen, an interview with Peter Veres", 1974.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Veres, Peter--1938--Archives.
    Poets--United States--Biography.
    Patchen, Kenneth--1911-1972.
    Patchen, Miriam.
    Patchen, Kenneth--1911-1972--Kenneth Patchen archive.

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