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Viola Baxter Jordan papers, 1905-1951.

Author: Viola Baxter Jordan
Edition/Format:   Archival material : Manuscript   Book : English
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The collection contains letters to Jordan from Ezra Pound, William Carlos Williams, H.D. and Bryher, as well as manuscripts of poems by Pound and Williams and a small quantity of personal papers. Subjects of the Pound letters include personal and family news; his writing and the literary world in general; his political and economic opinions; and his confinement at St. Elizabeth's Hospital. Letters from Williams
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Named Person: H. D.; Bryher; Viola Baxter Jordan; Ezra Pound; Ezra Pound; Ezra Pound; William Carlos Williams; Bryher; H. D.; Viola Baxter Jordan; Ezra Pound; William Carlos Williams
Material Type: Manuscript, Internet resource
Document Type: Archival Material, Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Viola Baxter Jordan
OCLC Number: 702171548
Description: 1.04 linear ft. (4 boxes)
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The collection contains letters to Jordan from Ezra Pound, William Carlos Williams, H.D. and Bryher, as well as manuscripts of poems by Pound and Williams and a small quantity of personal papers. Subjects of the Pound letters include personal and family news; his writing and the literary world in general; his political and economic opinions; and his confinement at St. Elizabeth's Hospital. Letters from Williams discuss relationships between men and women; poetry; and arrangements for social occasions. Both H.D. and Bryher describe life in wartime Britain; H.D. also comments on her own work, her daughter Perdita, and her interests in the occult and in film.

Writings include annotated and signed typescripts of early Pound poems, which he sent to Jordan for her to retype and submit to magazines; and several typescripts of early works by Williams. Other papers include dance cards, an advertising brochure for the Albergo Rapallo, and newspaper clippings.

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