Turkey Press Broadside Collection M1736

Finding aid prepared by Tim Noakes
Gift of Turkey Press
Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford University Libraries
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, California, 94305-6064
Email: specialcollections@stanford.edu

Title: Turkey Press broadside collection
Identifier/Call Number: M1736
Contributing Institution: Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 35.0 Items 1 portfolio
Date (inclusive): 1975-2009
Abstract: Broadsides feature contemporary poetry in a variety of formats and sizes.
creator: Turkey Press.

Biographical/Historical Note

Harry Reese founded Turkey Press in 1974 when he was a graduate student at Brown University. A year later, he returned to Berkeley, California, and in 1977, with Sandra Liddell Reese as his partner, moved to Isla Vista, north of Santa Barbara. Harry Reese teaches book art, print, papermaking, and media ecology classes at the University of California, Santa Barbara.

Conditions Governing Access Note

Open for research; material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Turkey Press, 2010. Accession 2010-019.

Scope and Contents Note

1 portfolio of 35 pieces. These broadsides feature contemporary poetry in a variety of formats and sizes.

Publication Rights

All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

Preferred Citation Note

[identification of item], Turkey Press Broadside Collection. Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Turkey Press.

Item 1

Harry Reese, "Getting Full" 1975

Item 2

Robert Pinsky, "The Time of Year, The Time of Day" 1975

Item 3

Michael Hogan, "Progress" 1977

Item 4

Rabindranath Tagore, "The Merchant Child" 1978

Item 5

Gerald Locklin, "Beer" 1979

Item 6

Bob Brandts, "Down Town Santa Barbara" 1979

Item 7

Bob Brandts, "Trout Club Post Card" 1979

Item 8

David Roberts, "informal rambling commentary on reality and life" 1979

Item 9

Alan Watts, "you discover who you are" 1980

Item 10

Thoreau, "Selections from Walden" 1980

Item 11

Michael Hannon, "Desire" 1981

Item 12

Jared Dawson, "Death of a Romantic" 1981

Item 13

Tom Clark, "I drift..." 1981

Item 14

Bern Porter, "ME" 1982

Item 15

Bern Porter, "American Strange (Mohawk Superfine)" 1983

Item 16

Bern Porter, "Time" 1983

Item 17

Edwin Honig, "History of the Book" 1983

Item 18

Edwin Honig, "God" 1983

Item 19

Miachael Hannon, "Literature and Friendship" 1983

Item 20

David Ossman, "Third Mesa" 1985

Item 21

David Ossman, "An Autobozographical Evening" 1985

Item 22

Octavio Paz, "Altar" 1986

Item 23

Michael Hannon, "Harpoon for the Dreamer" 1986

Item 24

David Ossman, "The Last Day of Summer & A Response" 1987

Item 25

Harry Reese, "Sixpointoneoctoberone" 1987

Item 26

David Ossman, "Santa Fe Road" 1988

Item 27

Michael Hannon, "ars poetica" 1989

Item 28

James Laughlin, "The Lady Bug" 1994

Item 29

Marshall McLuhan, "The Message of Print and Typography" 1994

Item 30

Marshall McLuhan, "typography is not only a technology" 1994

Item 31

Michael Hannon, "The Good Marriage" 1995 (2010?)

Item 32

Laozi, translated by Tom Meyer, "Daode Jing" 2005

Item 33

Ezra Pound, "Canto XIII" 2005

Item 34

Geoffrey Young, "Forget Regrets" 2007

Item 35

Michael Hannon, "after and hour...", "Not so much by light" (2 sheets) 2009