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Bookmark Poems, 2014-2015

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Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

Includes material related to the publication of Bookmark Poems, which was published by Words Press in 2015. There are letters, postcards, the text of the poems included on the bookmarks, pricing lists for the bookmarks, and orders. Also included are 13 copies of the letter sent to bookshops informing them of the launch of Bookmark Poems and included with each letter is the first Bookmark Poem 'Mr. Ironfly' by Brian Patten, each one signed by the poet. Includes a contract and correspondence between Julian Nangle and Jenny Joseph (poet).

Arrangement

Correspondence remains in original order. Where no original order was discernible, other materials were arranged by type/genre.

Collection History

Appraisal

No materials were separated from the collection during 2021 processing aside from routine appraisal practices.

Sponsorship:

Baseline processing of this collection was sponsored by the Delafield fund.

Processing Information

Baseline processing of this collection was completed by Kelly Bolding in September 2021. Finding aid written by Kelly Bolding in September 2021, incorporating some description written by the dealer.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. To cite or publish quotations that fall within Fair Use, as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission is required. For instances beyond Fair Use, it is the responsibility of the researcher to determine whether any permissions related to copyright, privacy, publicity, or any other rights are necessary for their intended use of the Library's materials, and to obtain all required permissions from any existing rights holders, if they have not already done so. Princeton University Library's Special Collections does not charge any permission or use fees for the publication of images of materials from our collections, nor does it require researchers to obtain its permission for said use. The department does request that its collections be properly cited and images credited. More detailed information can be found on the Copyright, Credit and Citations Guidelines page on our website. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us through the Ask Us! form.

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:

Bookmark Poems; Words Press Records, C1651, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Location:
Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-3184
Storage Note:
  • Firestone Library (mss): Box B-001626