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Janet Grant Winship collection of George Sterling, 1911-1926.
BANC MSS 2018/167 box 1; BANC MSS 2018/167 box 2; BANC MSS 2018/167 box 3; BANC MSS 2018/167
Collection Overview

Title:

Janet Grant Winship collection of George Sterling, 1911-1926

Creator/Contributor:

Sterling, George, 1869-1926, creator, author,, correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Winship, Janet Grant, 1896-1964, correspondent.

Abstract:

Contains 75 typescript poems, 5 handwritten poems, 72 letters (dated 1912-1926), and 4 postcards, signed by George Sterling. Also include 132 unsigned typescript poems by Sterling and some clippings. The letters are effusive in Sterling's obvious affection for Janet Winship and continues after her marriage to James Pitts sometime after 1918.

Date:

1911 (issued)

Subject:

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Sterling, George -- 1869-1926 -- Archives
Sterling, George -- 1869-1926 -- Correspondence
Winship, Janet Grant -- 1896-1964 -- Correspondence
Poets, American -- Correspondence

Note:

Janet Grant Winship collection of George Sterling, BANC MSS 2018/167, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Purchase from Amazing Adventures ; 2017.
Photographs transferred to the Pictorial Collections of The Bancroft Library (BANC PIC 2018.099).
In English.

Type:

Poems.
Love letters.

Physical Description:

print
1.0 (3

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2018/167 box 1
BANC MSS 2018/167 box 2
BANC MSS 2018/167 box 3
BANC MSS 2018/167

Origin:

California