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Subseries 2: Academic, 1984-2005
Collection Description & Creator Information
The collection includes Alonso's correspondence with various Latin American writers including Carlos Drummond de Andrade, Raúl Gustavo Aguirre, Juan Gelman, Augusto Roa Bastos, Juan José Saer, Ernesto Sábato, Lêdo Ivo, Hector Tizón, Edgar Bayley, António Ramos Rosa, Milton de Lima Sousa, and Claudio Magris. In addition, the collection includes photographs of Alonso throughout his career with many Latin American figures as well as a personal collection of his family and travels. Some highlights found in the photographic portion of the collection include early photographs (mid 1950s) of Alonso and his Poesía Buenos Aires colleagues.
Alphabetically by folder title. The Universidad de Santiago de Compostela folder included more than one piece of correspondence from the University and was chronologically sorted starting with undated materials, then earliest to latest date. Various Academic Institutions file includes single pieces of correspondence from various institutions; contents were sorted alphabetically.
- Archival Appraisal Information:
Nothing was removed from the collection during the 2015 and 2017 processing.
Access & Use
- Access Restrictions:
This collection is open.
- Conditions for Reproduction and 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.
- Credit this material:
Subseries 2: Academic; Rodolfo Alonso Correspondence and Photographs, C1439, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
- Firestone LibraryOne Washington RoadPrinceton, NJ 08544, USA
- Storage Note:
- Firestone Library (mss): Box 4
- Aguirre, Raúl Gustavo, 1927-1983
Andrade, Carlos Drummond de 1902-1987
Bayley, E. (Edgar), 1919-1990
Casasbellas, Ramiro de
Gelman, Juan (1930-2014)
Rosa, António Ramos
Sábato, Ernesto R.
Saer, Juan José
Sousa, Milton de Lima
Walsh, María Elena