Association of Hiroshima University for Sending an Atomic-bombed Roof Tiles
The Association of Hiroshima University for Sending Atomic-bombed Roof Tiles distributes the tiles in an effort to perpetuate awareness of the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki and to oppose the use and proliferation of nuclear weapons. The collection includes seven atomic-bombed roof tiles; photographs of the location where the roof tiles were recovered; booklets and pamphlets on the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki; and information and correspondence from Hiroshima University.
Includes photographs and portaits of Kimon Friar and Nikos Kazantzakis; an oversized photogrpah of Kimon Friar along with Nikos Kazantzakis has been removed to Box 127 (Miscellaneous and Oversized material).
These folders contain undated letters that were later identified and given approximate dates. Folder 1 contains the following groupings: seventeen letters, circa 1945-1949 (all letters beginning with "Chère Violette Leduc"); twenty-three "rendez-vous" Letters, circa 1949-1971 (beginning "Chère Violette" and "Ma chère Violette"), which are short letters making appointments to meet at cafes or at Beauvoir's home; and two undated letters. Folder 2 contains a letter from Gary, Indiana (circa August 11th, 1950) discussing Nelson Algren's new house in Michigan; a letter from Norway (circa July 1951); two letters about Ravages (May 1954); a letter from England (circa 1959) mentioning "Coriolan;" a letter and prière d'insérer (circa 1960) related to Leduc's Tresors à Prendre; a letter from Cuba (circa March 4, 1960); four letters (circa 1964) about La Batarde ; one letter (circa 1965) with a title suggestion for La Femme au (petit) renard; thirteen letters from Italy (circa 1952-1963); and thirteen letters to Faucon (circa 1961-1972).
Includes signed, autograph poems by Vrettakos in Greek: "Akoma tout' he anoixē", Takēs Lioumas", Etsi mou stathēke ho Taygetos", "Margarita", "To salparisma tou karaviou"; typescript drafts (carbon copies) of poems translated from Greek by Friar bearing his autograph corrections; typescripts of the poems in Greek; poet's explanatory notes on his poems; biographical statement and "Credo"; business correspondence with Friar relating to the selection, translation,and publication of some of Vrettakos' poems in Modern Greek Poetry (additional correspondence has been placed in Box 151, folder 4).
The Arcadio Díaz Quiñones Papers consists chiefly of manuscripts and correspondence of the Puerto Rican professor of Spanish and Portuguese Languages and Cultures at Princeton University, Arcadio Díaz Quiñones (1940-), as well as a selection of manuscripts by others. The collection focuses on Puerto Rican and Cuban literature, but also provides insight into the literature and politics of other parts of Latin America.
Includes typescript drafts of Anagnōstakēs' poems from the book Target: Selected Poems translated into English by Friar; one complete typed manuscript of the above book with autograph corrections by Friar; typescript drafts of the introduction of the book written by Friar; biographic information on Anagnōstakēs; business correspondence with Friar regarding the English translation of the poems.
Livingston T. Merchant was a diplomat and high-ranking government official. This collection consists of Merchant's papers, including correspondence, articles, notes, speeches, statements, interviews, clippings, printed matter, and personal papers.
Includes typescripts of miscellaneous poems in English, some of them signed and dated by the poets or dedicated to Friar; among them the autograph poem "Poem" dedicated to Friar by Theodoros Stamos; there are also typescripts of an election of poems from "Dark Love" by Matsē Chatzēlazarou dated 1979.
Includes a notebook with autograph manuscripts of poems translated into English by Friar (including the poem "Louloudi tēs Monovasias" by Giannēs Ritsos accompanied by a sketch of a Byzantine church, in the last pages of the notebook); and Friar's class record booklet.
This subseries contains notes on the genealogy of the family of Miriam Young Holden, which may be helpful for researchers examining family correspondence. It also contains working notes made by Miriam Holden on the histories of individual women, women in various countries, and women in various occupations. Some of these notes appear to be her own and some appear to be annotations and citations from works Holden used.
This folder contains photoraphs and photography contact sheets of the Forrestal Campus before and after its 1951 dedication. Included are photographs of the Rockefeller Medical Center grounds on which the Forrestal Campus was built, buildings in which Project Matterhorn experiments were conducted, the construction of the Forrestal Campus, the dedication of the Forrestal Campus, the Plasma Physics Laboratory, the external proton beam building, the Princeton-Penn Accelerator, the chemical kinetics section, and an architectural rendering of the Tokamak Fusion Test Reactor (TFTR). Also included are photographs of the Cyclotron running schedule in Jadwin Hall and the Biochemical Sciences Laboratory (Hoyt). Photographs of the following individuals are included: Queen Elizabeth II (?), a bust of Secretary of Defense James Forrestal, Secretary of Defense Robert Lovett, Lewis Strauss, Peter Forrestal, Michael Forrestal, Dodds, Governor Alfred Driscoll, Assistant Secretary of Energy Robert D. Thorne, and Tokamak Fusion Test Reactor Project Manarger Paul J. Reardon.
Consists of the papers (circa 1940s-2010s) of Mexican poet, essayist, novelist and short story writer, José Emilio Pacheco. Materials include notebooks, diaries and journals, writings, correspondence, printed materials, and other items.
The collection includes correspondence to and from Mexican author Elena Garro and Chilean American critic and scholar Gabriela Mora, a handwritten testament by Elena Garro, and photographs of Gabriela Mora, Elena Garro, and Garro's family, friends, and colleagues. Also includes audio recorded interviews of Elena Garro conducted by Gabriela Mora in 1974 and 1979.
Includes a beaded child's vest, a wallet, a handkerchief, six small framed drawings of women in Greek costume, a small amount of Syrian currency, a Class of 1948 P-rade button, and other small objects and momentos that Edmund Keeley collected.
Includes two sets of candid photographs of Elena Garro, Elena Garro's friend, Helena Paz, and Gabriela Mora taken in 1974 at Gabriela Mora's home in New York City and in Spain in 1979. Additionally, it includes about one hundred original photographs of Elena Garro, family, friends, colleagues, and some sites.
One photograph of Elena Garro with Pablo Picasso and others, undated [circa late 1940s]; Helena Paz Garro is seen behind Picasso, as a child of about 9-10 years of age. Two photographs of Elena Garro in the summer of 1954 at the home of Suzanne de Tézenas in Lake Geneva; in one photograph Garro is pictured with André Pieyre de Mandiargues and Guy Dumur, and the other with Bona Tibertelli de Pisis (Bona de Mandiargues). Three photographs by Hector García, Foto Press, Mexico. One is dated June 23, 1967 and is of a protest Elena Garro organized in favor of Régis Debray in front of the Bolivian Embassy, Mexico City, Mexico. Two others are undated, circa 1967 or 1968, one includes Elena Poniatowska. Also includes one photograph of Roberto Fernández Retamar with autograph note on back, circa 1967.