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Kurt Vonnegut collection, 1945-2011.

Author: Kurt Vonnegut; Lee Little
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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The collection consists of six letters written by or to Kurt Vonnegut. The main item is a copy of a letter written by Vonnegut to his father shortly after his release from a prisoner of war camp. In it he gives a detailed account of his capture and imprisonment, including a description of the Dresden bombing. The remaining five letters from 1970-1980 deal with Vonnegut family genealogy and correspondence with the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Personal correspondence
Named Person: Kurt Vonnegut; Vonnegut family.; Kurt Vonnegut
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Archival Material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kurt Vonnegut; Lee Little
OCLC Number: 122269298
Description: 1 folder

Abstract:

The collection consists of six letters written by or to Kurt Vonnegut. The main item is a copy of a letter written by Vonnegut to his father shortly after his release from a prisoner of war camp. In it he gives a detailed account of his capture and imprisonment, including a description of the Dresden bombing. The remaining five letters from 1970-1980 deal with Vonnegut family genealogy and correspondence with the Indiana Historical Society. Also included is a paper by Lee Little about Vonnegut written in 2011, entitled, "I Left Indianapolis Because the Money Was Gone."

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