- Collection Overview
- Collection Description & Creator Information
- Access & Use
- Collection History
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1. Books, 1928-1978
Collection Description & Creator Information
- Scope and Contents
This section includes typewritten manuscripts, carbon copies and photocopies of manuscripts, and galley proofs for Kunitz's books of poetry. These are arranged by publication date and include Intellectual Things , (1930) Selected Poems, 1928-1958 (1959), The Testing-Tree (1971), The Poems of Stanley Kunitz, 1928-1978 (1979), Next-to-Last Things (1985), The Wellfleet Whale and Companion Poems (1983), and Passing Through (1995).
Arranged by genre of material.
No appraisal information is available.
- Processing Information
This collection was processed by Heather A. Shannon and Jennifer Maloney in 1999 , 2003 , and 2004 . Additional materials to the collection were processed by Jill Baron in 2012 with the assistance of Lauren Hoffman '15. Finding aid written by Heather A. Shannon and Jennifer Maloney in 1999 , 2003 , and 2004 . Finding aid written and revised by Jill Baron in 2012 .
Access & Use
- Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research use.
- Conditions Governing Use
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.
- Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements
For preservation reasons, original analog and digital media may not be read or played back in the reading room. Users may visually inspect physical media but may not remove it from its enclosure. All analog audiovisual media must be digitized to preservation-quality standards prior to use. Audiovisual digitization requests are processed by an approved third-party vendor. Please note, the transfer time required can be as little as several weeks to as long as several months and there may be financial costs associated with the process. Requests should be directed through the Ask Us Form.
- Credit this material:
1. Books; Stanley Kunitz Papers, C0837, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
- Firestone LibraryOne Washington RoadPrinceton, NJ 08544, USA
- Storage Note:
- Firestone Library (mss): Box 3-7
- Academy of American Poets.
American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters
American academy of arts and letters
Atlantic monthly press
Yale university press
United States. Army
United States. International Communication Agency
Library of Congress. Poetry Office
H.W. Wilson Company.
92nd Street Y (New York, N.Y.). Unterberg Poetry Center
National Institute of Arts and Letters (U.S.)
Provincetown Fine Arts Work Center