Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


The Corman mss. II, 1960-1962, are letters from Sidney Corman, 1924- , editor to Will Petersen, editor. They relate to the publication of material for Origin, a poetry magazine, edited and published in Kyoto, Japan, by Sidney Corman and Will Petersen. Some of the letters also contain comments on poets, authors, artists, politicians, an army officer, a television producer, 1960 U.S. election, and the Newport Jazz Festival.

Collection size: 174 items

Related manuscripts: Corman mss., Corman mss. III, Corman mss. IV, Corman mss. V, Corman mss. VI

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