Title: Henry Braun correspondence,
Date (inclusive): 1975-1989
Collection number: MSS 0108
Extent: 0.10 linear feet (4 items (5 leaves) in one
Mandeville Special Collections Library, Geisel Library, UC, San Diego
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Henry Braun correspondence, MSS 0108. Mandeville Special Collections Library, UCSD.
Correspondence concerning Joan and Henry Braun's request of ca. 50 poets to petititon the
governor of Maine for the commutation of poet James Lewisohn's life sentence for the
murder of his wife. Includes photocopy of Braun's request letter (22 Oct. 1975) with
unsigned petition, original letters of response from George Oppen ([Nov. 1975[) and
Richard Eberhart (7 Nov. 1975), and Braun's holograph letter (20 Apr. 1989) to "Rachel"
[Rachel Blau DuPlessis] describing the foregoing materials.