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Finding Aid for the Grover Jacoby Records of the Variegation and Recurrence Poetry Journals, 1947-1951
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Grover Jacoby Records of the Variegation and Recurrence Poetry Journals,
    Date (inclusive): 1947-1951
    Collection number: 377
    Creator: Jacoby, Grover
    Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Abstract: Grover Jacoby was the editor of two national quarterly journals of poetry: Variegation: a Quarterly of Rhyme and Recurrence: a Quarterly of Rhyme. The collection consists of material pertaining to the poetry journals and includes letters to the editor, reviews and comments, extracts from the two quarterlies appearing in other publications, newspaper clippings, issues of the quarterlies, and related ephemera.
    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.

    Additional Physical Form Available

    A copy of the original version of this online finding aid is available at the UCLA Department of Special Collections for in-house consultation and may be obtained for a fee. Please contact:
    • Public Services Division
    • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
    • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
    • Box 951575
    • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
    • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
    • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Grover Jacoby, 1951-71.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Grover Jacoby Records of the Variegation and Recurrence Poetry Journals (Collection 377). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Biography

    Jacoby was the editor of two national quarterly journals of poetry: Variegation: a Quarterly of Rhyme (Los Angeles, 1946-59) and Recurrence: a Quarterly of Rhyme (Los Angeles, 1950-59).

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of material pertaining to the poetry journals Variegation and Recurrence, edited by Jacoby. Includes letters to the editor, reviews and comments, extracts from the two quarterlies appearing in other publications, newspaper clippings, issues of the quarterlies, and related ephemera. Also includes microfilm of Grover Jacoby's scrapbook and incoming correspondence, and original manuscripts of his Muy pocas Charlas avec Madame Lyr in North America and Donne Quichotte: Retrato in North America. Correspondents include Muriel Spark, Louis Untermeyer, Van Wyck Brooks, Christopher Isherwood, Marianne Moore, May Sarton, and William Carlos Williams.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Jacoby, Grover--Archives.
    Variegation. Recurrence.
    Periodical editors--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.
    Manuscripts for publication.