William Packard Papers, 1965-1970s
Scope and Contents
Collection, 1965-mid-1970s, consists of a variety of materials originating from William Packard. Includes a portrait, an adaptation of a play from the Japanese, a number of letters, several manuscripts, publicity, and teaching course material, copies of Packard's poetry in several formats and poetry by Michael Harlow.
- Packard, William (Person)
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Kept at Folger Library's offsite storage facility. One week's notice required for retrieval.
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William Packard was born in 1933 in New York, N.Y. He graduated with a degree in philosophy from Stanford University and was Professor of Poetry at the Washington Square Writing Center of New York University. He also taught acting and playwriting at the H.B. Studio in New York. He was an associate of Professor Carroll Terrell, a poet and president of the National Poetry Foundation. He was founder and editor of the New York Quarterly.
1 linear foot (1 box)
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift by Dorothy L. "Dory" Green, February 21, 2018.
- Guide to the William Packard Papers, 1965-1970s
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- Elizabeth Russell
- May 2018
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