Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


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I. Correspondents/authors

Arranged alphabetically by correspondent and/or author. Year or range of years of the correspondence follows each name, followed by writings or other materials if present. Letters or faxes from Corman are filed with the recipient. Writings may be with the letter in which they were enclosed, though longer, often complete works may be filed in separate folders following the correspondence of the individual and may or may not include a letter. One folder per name unless otherwise indicated.

II. Writings

Includes journals and memoirs, poetry, prose, and miscellaneous notes and clippings.

III. Origin

Includes materials related to Origin magazine.

IV. Photographs

The photographs are arranged alphabetically by person/subject. The list reflects only a selection of the photographs. The number of photographs in each folder is indicated in parenthesis, if more than one is present. One folder per person/subject. Following this section are photographs of additional persons not included in this list, shots of scenery and sculpture, and a miscellaneous file. Additional photographs may be found throughout the Correspondents section.

V. Miscellaneous

Arranged alphabetically by subject, followed by Clippings, Printed and Audio/Visual materials. One folder per subject unless otherwise indicated.

For more information about this collection and any related materials contact the Public Services Department, Lilly Library, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405. Call (812) 855-2452 or send an email using our Ask a Question form.