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Finding Aid for the Carlyle Ferren Macintyre Papers, 1930-1967
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Carlyle Ferren Macintyre Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1930-1967
    Collection number: 709
    Creator: MacIntyre, Carlyle Ferren, 1890-1967
    Extent: 37 boxes (18.5 linear ft.) 1 oversize box
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Abstract: Carlyle Ferren MacIntyre (1890-1967) is known for his poetry and translations of Baudelaire, Verlaine, Goethe and Rilke. The collection consists of literary manuscripts, research notes, ephemera, photographs, and correspondence of Carlyle Ferren MacIntyre.
    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 Carlyle Ferren MacIntyre, 1966-67.
    • Gift of Lawrence Clark Powell, 1960.
    • Gift of Mrs. C.F. MacIntyre, 1967-88.
    • Gift of Ferren MacIntyre, 1969-73.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Carlyle Ferren Macintyre Papers (Collection 709). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 2221101 


    MacIntyre was born in Des Moines, Iowa in 1890; taught English at Los Angeles Polytechnic High School, Occidental College (1924-28), UCLA (1928-38), and University of California at Berkeley (1938-44); was best known for his poetry and translations of Baudelaire, Verlaine, and Rilke; awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in 1938 to work on a translation of Goethe's Faust (published in 1941); awarded Fulbright Fellowships in 1948 and 1953 to continue work on his translations of Rilke, Baudelaire, Mallarmé and Goethe; lived in Paris, Mexico, Germany, France (1955-67); suffered an incapacitating stroke in 1960; died in Stuttgart, Germany on June 30, 1967.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of literary manuscripts, research notes, ephemera, photographs, and correspondence of poet Carlyle Ferren MacIntyre. Correspondents include Lawrence Clark Powell, Majl Ewing, Carl Sawyer Downes, Llewellyn Morgan Buell, and Frederick Mason Carey.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    MacIntyre, Carlyle Ferren, 1890-1967--Archives.
    University of California, Los Angeles. Dept. of English--Faculty--Archival resources.
    Poets, American--Archival resources.
    Translators--Archival resources.

    Related Material

    Carlyle Ferren MacIntyre Correspondence and Papers (Collection 100, box 287). Available at Department of Special Collections, UCLA.