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Register of the Tram Combs Papers MSS 123
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CORRESPONDENCE

Box 1, Folder 1

Miscellaneous correspondence, A-Z

Box 1, Folder 2

Allen, Donald 1958 - 1964

Box 1, Folder 3

Allen, Luther 1957 - 1964

Box 1, Folder 4

American Academy for the International Morality, Inc. (A.I.M.) 1963

Box 1, Folder 5

Anderson, Forrest 1959 - 1960

Box 1, Folder 6

Auerhahn, Press 1960 - 1964

Box 1, Folder 7

Baldwin, James 1963

Box 1, Folder 8

Beye, Holly and David Ruff 1959 - 1964

Box 1, Folder 9

Blom, Frans 1955 - 1957

Box 1, Folder 10

Bryant, Byron 1955 - 1957

Box 1, Folder 11

Cabral, Olga ca. 1960

Box 1, Folder 12

Ching, Reverend D.S. 1956 - 1959

Box 1, Folder 13

Cholakis, Jo Ann 1956 - 1959

Box 1, Folder 14

Chumbly, Harold 1959 - 1964

Box 1, Folder 15

Clark, D. (Dolores Corinne) 1956 - 1964

Box 1, Folder 16

Combs, Elisha and LaFaye 1954 - 1958

Box 1, Folder 17

Combs, Larry H. and family 1957 - 1958

Box 1, Folder 18

Corretjer, Don Antonio 1955 - 1956

Box 1, Folder 19

Crowe, Donald 1959 - 1964

Box 1, Folder 20

Daniel, Albert E. 1953 - 1955

Box 1, Folder 21

DeJoel, Miriam (Koshland) 1951 - 1963

Box 1, Folder 22

Delattre, Henri 1959

Box 1, Folder 23

Der Kreis/The Circle 1957

General note

See also CORRESPONDENCE - Allen Luther
Box 1, Folder 24

Dettman, Preston (Winston Book Service) 1958 - 1963

Box 1, Folder 25

Dickson, Pratt (a.k.a. Manfred Wise) 1959

Box 1, Folder 26

Donovan, Laurence 1958 - 1959

Box 1, Folder 27

El Corno Emplumado 1962 - 1964

Box 1, Folder 28

Everson, Ron 1958 - 1964

Box 1, Folder 29

Fleischer, Justin 1953 - 1955

Box 1, Folder 30

Folkways Record (Moe Asch) 1953 - 1954

Box 1, Folder 31

Ford, Kenneth 1959 - 1964

Box 1, Folder 32

Genesis West 1963

Box 1, Folder 33

Gidlow, Elsa 1958 - 1959

Box 2, Folder 1

Harcourt, Brace and Company (Margaret Marshall) 1959

Box 2, Folder 2

Hart, Lawrence 1951 - 1963

Box 2, Folder 3

Hedley, Leslie Woolf 1959 - 1964

Box 2, Folder 4

Hodes, Ida 1958 - 1962

Box 2, Folder 5

Instituto de Cultura Puertoriquena (Ricardo Alegria, director) 1955 - 1958

Box 2, Folder 6

Jerome, Jud 1963 - 1964

Box 2, Folder 7

John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation 1957 - 1958

Box 2, Folder 8

Kwock, C.H

Box 2, Folder 9

Lee, Nanying and Kem 1955 - 1964

Box 2, Folder 10

Liberation (Bayard Rustin, ed.) 1951

Box 2, Folder 11

Library of Congress 1957 - 1959

Box 2, Folder 12

Mattachine Society, Inc. (Hal Call and Don Lucas, eds.) 1955 - 1964

Box 2, Folder 13

May, James Boyer 1958 - 1959

Box 2, Folder 14

McGahey, Jeanne 1959

Box 2, Folder 15

McHugh, Vincent 1961

Box 2, Folder 16

McKenna, Rollie 1961 - 1963

Box 2, Folder 17

McNail, Stanley 1962

Box 2, Folder 18

Montreal Review (ed. Allen Geller) 1963 - 1964

Box 2, Folder 19

Moreno, Ralph R. 1964

Box 2, Folder 20

Nachshen, Brian 1963 - 1964

Box 2, Folder 21

Nesmith, Robert I. 1953 - 1964

Box 2, Folder 22

New Gnu Press 1962

Box 2, Folder 23

Nichols, Clinton 1960

Box 2, Folder 24

Norman (full name unknown) 1959

Box 2, Folder 25

One, Inc. ( One Magazine) 1954 - 1964

Box 2, Folder 26

Ostroff, Anthony 1960

Box 2, Folder 27

Pagan, Bolivar 1955 - 1959

Box 2, Folder 28

Poetry Center (San Francisco State College) 1959 - 1965

Box 2, Folder 29

Pomeroy, Ralph 1964

Box 2, Folder 30

Priest, Alan 1961 - 1964

Box 2, Folder 31

Radhakrishnan, S. 1959

Box 2, Folder 32

Ramlov, Preben 1963 - 1964

Box 2, Folder 33

Redl, Harry and Anne 1959

Box 2, Folder 34

Renaissance (John Bryan, ed.) 1962 - 1963

Box 2, Folder 35

Roman Books, Inc. 1963 - 1964

Box 2, Folder 36

Russell, Peter 1952 - 1963

Box 2, Folder 37

San Francisco Review 1958 - 1959

Box 2, Folder 38

Segura, Gonzalo (Tony), Jr. 1957 - 1958

General note

See also CORRESPONDENCE - Mattachine Society
Box 2, Folder 39

Smith, Glanville 1959 - 1963

Box 3, Folder 1

Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals 1956 - 1957

Box 3, Folder 2

Stern, Gerd 1957 - 1963

Box 3, Folder 3

Stiles, Knute 1951 - 1961

Box 3, Folder 4

Stolen Paper Review (Jeff Berner, ed.) 1963 - 1964

Box 3, Folder 5

Trinidad and Tabago Tourist Board 1957

Box 3, Folder 6

Tze-Chiang, Chao 1960 - 1962

Box 3, Folder 7

Van Dam Rubber Co., Inc. 1953 - 1954

Box 3, Folder 8

Wallrich, Larry 1963

Box 3, Folder 9

Webb, Jon (Loujon Press) 1964

Box 3, Folder 10

Weslayan University Press 1961 - 1964

Box 3, Folder 11

Wilkenson, Henry 1960

Box 3, Folder 12

Yde, Jeris (National Museum - Copenhagen) 1954 - 1957

Box 3, Folder 13

Unidentified correspondence

 

NOTEBOOK AND WORKING SHEETS

Box 3, Folder 14-15

Notebook of verse - Drafts of poems arranged and explicated by Combs 1946 - 1950

 

Working sheets

Box 3, Folder 16

1951 - 1958

Box 3, Folder 17

Undated

 

TYPESCRIPTS OF VERSE

 

Published Books

 

Pilgrim's Terrace (1957)

Box 3, Folder 18

Working papers - Carbon copy of typescript with explanatory note 1948 - 1950

Box 3, Folder 19

Author's early typescript version - Carbon copy 1956

Box 4, Folder 1

Author's early typescript version - Typescript with annotations 1957

Box 4, Folder 2

Author's proof pages 1957

General note

Typeset with annotations
Box 4, Folder 3-4

Book order form and advertising blurbs 1957

 

Ceremonies in Mind: Artists, Boys, Cats, Lovers, Judges, Priests (1959)

Box 4, Folder 5

Selected draft of "polished versions of poems" ca. 1958

Box 4, Folder 6

Early working version, including explanatory notes and annotations ca. 1958

Box 4, Folder 7

Author's early typescript version - Includes pencil drawings 1958

Box 4, Folder 8

Draft with editor's annotations, typeset 1959

Box 4, Folder 9

Extra signature pages, typeset ca. 1959

Box 4, Folder 10

Bond copy with cover 1959

Box 4, Folder 11-12

But Never Mind: Poems, Etc., 1946-1950 (1961) - Author's typescript versions 1959

General note

Carbon copy of typescript
 

St. Thomas/Poems (1965)

Box 4, Folder 13

Working papers from which final version prepared - Includes annotation, typescripts, carbon copies of typescripts ca. 1963

Box 4, Folder 14

Early version - Includes some instructions by author, two carbon copies of typescript undated

 

First re-edited version

Box 4, Folder 15-16

Carbon copies of typescript 1965

Box 5, Folder 1

Carbon copies of typescript 1965 - 1965

Box 5, Folder 2

Annoted version arranged by author, typescript and carbons 1965

Box 5, Oversize MC-044-07

Galley proof pages - Author's and printer's copies with annotation 1965

Box 5, Folder 3

Sketch for rami binding and sample cloths from R. Bruckman

 

Unpublished Poetry

Box 5, Folder 4

Poems of God - Author's typescript version with extra notes ca. 1955

Box 5, Folder 5-7

Journey-Man's Vision - Author's early version with typesetting instructions 1959 - 1959

General note

Three carbon copies of typescript
Box 5, Folder 8

Ink - Author's early typescript version ca. 1967

 

Christmas cards

Box 5, Folder 9

Includes selected poems - Hand-assembled 1955

Box 5, Folder 10

"This year's up - roar for the next" - Hand-assembled, includes photograph 1955

Box 5, Folder 11

"The Christmas Clutch" - Hand-assembled, includes photograph 1957

 

Miscellaneous Poems

Box 5, Folder 12

Combs Poems: thru 1950 - Drafts of poems with photographs "pertinent to the poems," typescripts, manuscripts 1945 - 1950

 

Miscellaneous typescripts

Box 5, Folder 13

1951

Box 6, Folder 1-9

1952 - 1958

Box 7, Folder 1-6

1958 - 1961

Box 8, Folder 1-5

1962 - 1964

 

AUTHOR'S COLLECTION OF SERIALS

Box 8, Folder 6

List of periodical publications by Combs - Chronological list complied by Combs ca. 1963

Box 8, Folder 7

Between Worlds, no 3. 1962 - Contains five poems by Combs

Box 9, Folder 1

Bim, vol. 8-9, nos. 30-33 - Contain selected verse by Combs 1960 - 1961

Box 9, Folder 2

Home Journal, no. 825, - Contains two poems for Mis' Wallace 1956

Box 9, Folder 3

Liberation, vol II, nos. 6 and 10 - First contains Combs' "Dinosaur" poem, and the second has the corrected version of it 1957 - 1958

Box 9, Folder 4

Mattachine Review - Contains supplemental insert with some of Combs' verse 1959

Box 9, Folder 5

One: Homosexual Viewpoint - Contains love poem, sort of 1959

Box 9, Folder 6

Poetry, vol. 96 no. 4 - Contains review of Ceremonies in Mind by R. Sward 1960

Box 9, Folder 7

San Francisco Review, vol. 1 no. 2. - Contains "Pieces" 1959

Box 9, Folder 8

Sparrow, no. 13 - Contains review of Comb's Ceremonies in Mind by J. Weil 1960

Box 9, Folder 9

Trace, no. 30 - Contains review written by Combs 1959

Box 9, Folder 10

Virgin Islands Carnival Brochure - Includes article by Combs 1959

 

WRITINGS OF OTHERS

Box 9, Folder 11

Barlow, R. H. Work submitted for Emily Chamberlain Cook Prize in Poetry 1942

Box 9, Folder 12

Hoffman, John. Journey to the End - Copied from copy owned by Gerd Stern ca. 1963

Box 9, Folder 13

Kostolefsky, Joesph. Home Again, Home Again

Box 9, Folder 14

Langston, Eve. The Puppy

Box 9, Folder 15

Molnav, Thomas. Leo Shestov - A Man Outraged by Reality

Box 9, Folder 16

Norris, Robert. Skulls and Sedan Chair

Box 10, Folder 1

Ryan, John Allen. Selected poems - Copied by Combs 1950 - 1958

Box 10, Folder 2

Toesca, Maurice. Esperanza - Translated by Francis Carmody

 

PHOTOGRAPHS

Box 10, Folder 3

Tram Combs

Box 10, Folder 4

Family members

Box 10, Folder 5

Tram Combs Books Shop

Box 10, Folder 6

Friends of Combs

Box 10, Folder 7

Miscellaneous - Snapshots

Box 10, Folder 8

Photographic postcards