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Lawrence McGaugh papers.
BANC MSS 2008/274 box 1; BANC MSS 2008/274; BANC MSS 2008/274
Collection Overview

Title:

Lawrence McGaugh papers

Creator/Contributor:

McGaugh, Lawrence., creator

Abstract:

Contains a number of assorted poems (8 folders) and other writings including short stories, possible book chapters, manuscript drafts (including Venus's Slipper), submission letters, and correspondence. Most of the material is undated and some of the folders may have mixed contents. Also includes resume and a list of anthologies in which McGaugh's poems have appeared.

Date:

1963 (issued)

Subject:

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McGaugh, Lawrence -- Archives
African American poets -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area
Beats (Persons) -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area
American poetry -- 20th century

Note:

Lawrence McGaugh papers, BANC MSS 2008/274, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Gift; of Jhana McGaugh; 200806.
In English.
Lawrence W. McGaugh (October 11, 1940-July 26, 2006) was a San Francisco Bay Area poet. He earned a BFA at the San Francisco Art Institute in 1971, taught fine arts at several institutions around the Bay Area, and served a commissioner on the Berkeley Civic Art Commission, 1976-1979. He is the author of A Fifth Sunday and Other Poems (Oyez Press, 1965), Vacuum Cantos and Other Poems (Oyez Press, 1969), and Dreamheads Love Poems, 1978-83 (self-published, 1983); he also contributed poems to numerous anthologies. At the time of his death, he was living in Berkeley, California.
Gift; of Jhana McGaugh; 200806.

Type:

Poems-California-20th century.
Manuscripts for publication.

Physical Description:

print
1 box (.4 linear feet)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2008/274 box 1
BANC MSS 2008/274
BANC MSS 2008/274

Origin:

California