Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


The Bracker mss., 1965-1970, consist of letters written by prominent authors to Jon Bracker, 1936- , author. Included are also a few letters by Bracker. They relate chiefly to poetry.

Among the authors are Nelson Algren, Mary Allinson, Louis Stanton Auchincloss, Vance Nye Bourjaily, James Mallanhan Cain, Hortense Calisher, John Cheever, John Dos Passos, Richard Eberhart, Paul Goodman, Denise Levertov, Archibald MacLeish, Vassar Miller, George Oppen, William DeWitt Snodgrass, William E. Stafford, Lionel Trilling, Robert Penn Warren, Isabel Wilder. There is also an article by Hans Froelicher entitled "Fragments about Christopher Darlington Morley."

Collection size: 23 items

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