Finding Aid for the Philomene Long Papers, ca. 1974-1993

Processed by Dan Luckenbill; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé
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The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid for the Philomene Long Papers, ca. 1974-1993

Collection number: 519

UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections

Manuscripts Division



Los Angeles, CA
Processed by:
Dan Luckenbill, January 1998
Encoded by:
Caroline Cubé
Online finding aid edited by:
Josh Fiala, October 2003
© 2003 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Philomene Long Papers,
Date (inclusive): ca. 1974-1993
Collection number: 519
Creator: Long, Philomene
Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

Restrictions on Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

Provenance/Source of Acquisition

Gift of Philomene Long, 1993.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Philomene Long Papers (Collection 519). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of a transcription of a final conversation with Stuart Z. Perkoff by Philomene Long, and a video recording of Philomene Long's film, The beats: an existential comedy.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Long, Philomene--Archives.
Perkoff, Stuart Z.--Interviews.
Poets, American--20th century.
Beat generation.
Videocassettes.

Related Material

Stuart Z. Perkoff Papers (Collection 1573). Available at Department of Special Collections, UCLA.

Container List

Box 1, Folder 1

Philomene Long's The Beats: An existential comedy, 1990s[?].

Physical Description: Videotape (VHS).

Scope and Content Note

Directed by P.L. About: Stuart Z. Perkoff, Allen Ginsberg (and his tribute to Jack Kerouac). Not viewed, unclear whether primarily Venice West, but video cover reproduces photograph of Venice West Cafe Expresso.
Box 1, Folder 2

Philomene Long's transcript of last hours and death of Stuart Perkoff in Broctman's Memorial Hospital, 1974 June 24.

Scope and Content Note

Includes copy of S.P.'s poem, Poem for Philomene (n.d.) and photocopies of photographs of S.P. and P.L.