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weiss (ruth) Papers
BANC MSS 2021/139  
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The ruth weiss papers document the life and work of the Austrian-American jazz poet, performer, and filmmaker associated with the Beat generation and California poetry. The papers include weiss's personal and professional correspondence, poetry and prose manuscripts and typescripts, artworks, photographs, audiovisual materials, publicity, published writings, and ephemera, as well as writings and artworks by other notable figures.
ruth weiss (1928-2020) was an Austrian-American poet associated with jazz-poetry and the Beat generation.
84.5 linear feet (56 cartons, 5 boxes, 20 flat boxes; 7 oversize folders)
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