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Knute Stiles papers, 1948-2005.
BANC MSS 2006/238 box 1; BANC MSS 2006/238 box 2; BANC MSS 2006/238 box 3; BANC MSS 2006/238 box 4; ...
Collection Overview

Title:

Knute Stiles papers, 1948-2005

Creator/Contributor:

Stiles, Knute, 1923-2009, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Stanley, George, 1934-

Creator/Contributor:

Goodwin, Jack, 1920-1991

Creator/Contributor:

Krikorian, Leo, 1922-2005

Abstract:

The Knute Stiles papers predominantly consist of correspondence and greeting cards to Stiles. Correspondents include John Barrow, Leo Krikorian, Jack Goodwin, and George Stanley. Also consists of a small amount of artwork, photographs, biographical material, and miscellaneous papers.

Date:

1948 (issued)

Subject:

Stiles, Knute -- 1923-2009 -- Archives
Krikorian, Leo -- 1922-2005 -- Correspondence
Goodwin, Jack -- 1920-1991 -- Correspondence
Stanley, George -- 1934- -- Correspondence
Beats (Persons) -- California
Artists -- United States

Note:

Collection processed at container level in 2006.
Knute Stiles papers, BANC MSS 2006/238, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Purchase; in 2006.
American collage artist. Attended Black Mountain College in North Carolina. In 1953, Stiles and Leo Krikorian opened The Place, a bar in San Francisco's North Beach. Among the Beat era poets, artists, musicians and filmmakers that frequented The Place were Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Robert Creeley, Richard Brautigan, and Allen Ginsberg.
In English.

Physical Description:

print
12 boxes (4.8 linear ft.)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2006/238 box 1
BANC MSS 2006/238 box 2
BANC MSS 2006/238 box 3
BANC MSS 2006/238 box 4
BANC MSS 2006/238 box 5
BANC MSS 2006/238 box 6
BANC MSS 2006/238 box 7
BANC MSS 2006/238 box 8
BANC MSS 2006/238 box 9
BANC MSS 2006/238 box 10
BANC MSS 2006/238 box 11
BANC MSS 2006/238 box 12
BANC MSS 2006/238

Origin:

California