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Collection of Kenneth Patchen Photographs
MS 171  
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This collection contains 22 gelatin silver photographs of Kenneth Patchen.
Kenneth Patchen (December 13, 1911 - January 8, 1972) was an American poet and novelist. He experimented with different forms of writing and incorporated painting, drawing, and jazz music into his works, which were often compared with those of William Blake and Walt Whitman.
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22 photographs
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.
Collection is open for research. However all the photographs have been water and mold damaged and are extremely fragile. Although they have been cleaned and sleeved many remain smelly.