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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 1650

Ronald H. Bayes correspondence concerning Ezra Pound

Overview

Correspondence of the American poet Ronald H. Bayes concerning the American poet Ezra Pound.

Dates

  • 1957-1959

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Extent

.1 linear feet (8 volumes)

Letters to Bayes from Senator Richard L. Neuberger and others concerning Ezra Pound's confinement and release from St. Elizabeth's Hospital in Washington, D.C. Also includes a negative photostat of a letter from Pound to Bayes.

Biographical / Historical

Bayes was a poet and college teacher. Pound was an American poet.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by author.

Physical Location

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

61M-81. Gift of Ronald H. Bayes, Eastern Oregon College, La Grande, Oregon; received: 1961.

Title
Bayes, Ronald H., 1932-. Ronald H. Bayes correspondence concerning Ezra Pound, 1957-1959: Guide.
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
Language of description
und
EAD ID
hou00798

Repository Details

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