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Subseries 2.2b
Uncollected poetry, 1971-2007
Boxes 16-18, 54; OP2

Box Folder Content
16 19 "An Accident at the Mill," TS [originally found with series 5, Belfast Group worksheets, 1971-1972]
16 20 "According to Luke," TS [included with The Twelfth of Never materials]
16 21 "After Mallarmé," [originally found with series 5, Belfast Group worksheets, 1971-1972]
54 4 "Alexandria," TS and notes
16 22 "Alphabet City," MS
54 5 "Athlone Through Hilversum," TS, 20 February 2001 [originally filed by Carson with materials from Breaking News]
16 23 "The Angel," TS
- - "Aranmore Island" (with three sections entitled "Erratics," "The Fault," and "American Wake"), TS [See Series 5: Belfast Group Worksheets]
17 1 "Armada," TS [note: one TS included with "drafts" of The Alexandrine Plan, and another with The Twelfth of Never] The Twelfth of Never]
17 2 "Ass," TS
17 3 "At the Poetry Reading," MS and TS
17 4 "At the Zoo," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The Lost Explorer]
54 6 "Au Contraire," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from For All We Know]
17 5 "Babel," TS
54 7 "The Battle of Königgrätz," TS, 21 December 2001 [originally filed by Carson with materials from Breaking News]
17 6 "Beauty," MS and TS [originally filed by Carson in Belfast Confetti notebook No.1]
17 7 "The Belfast Hospital for Sick Children," TS [circa 2000-2002]
54 8 "A Bible Dictionary," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from For All We Know]
17 8 "Bid," TS
17 9 "Blitz," TS[originally filed by Carson in Belfast Confetti notebook No. 1]
17 10 "Breaking the Seal," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The New Estate]
17 11 "Bricriu," TS
17 12 "The Brother," MS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The New Estate]
17 13 "Calfskin," TS [early TS found in Belfast Confetti notebook No. 2]
54 9 "Camphor," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from For All We Know] [variant title: "In Belfast"]
17 14 "Candy Apples" and "Directions," MS
17 15 "Cars swish by like wind," MS [haiku]
17 16 "Cat and Mouse," TS
17 17 "Centaurs," TS
17 18 "The Changeling," TS
54 10 "C.K. Williams Reading Intro," TS, 28 October 2004
54 11 "Claude Monet, The Thames Below Westminster, 1871," TS
- - "The Clockwork Pigeon" TS [See Series 5: Belfast Group Worksheets]
17 19 "Colmcille's Vision of Paradise," TS [See also Subseries 2.2: "To Margaret" in The New Estate; originally filed by Carson with materials from The New Estate]
17 20 "Cushendall Haiku," TS
17 21 "Cut by a knife so sharp I didn't feel the pain" TS [originally filed by Carson in Belfast Confetti notebook No. 3]
17 22 "Dandelion Wine," TS [included with The Twelfth of Never materials]
17 23 "The Death of Acteon," TS [circa 2000-2002]
- - "Directions" [See Subseries 2.2: Uncollected Poems, "Candy Apples"]
54 12 "The Drill-Bit Broke," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from On the Night Watch]
17 24 "The Eclectic Bar," TS
17 25 "The Émigré," TS
54 13 "Fathers" and "Basáin Mhara," TS and notes
17 26 "Firing Range," TS
17 27 "First Times," TS [See also Subseries 2.2: The Lost Explorer, "Great-Grandmother"]
54 14 "Fishing for Eels," MS and TS, February 2007
17 28 "Flatland," MS and TS [See also Subseries 2.2: Belfast Confetti, "Hamlet"]
17 29 "For Reasons of Security,"
17 30 "From Kilnaman to Kilmore," TS
17 31 "Gag," TS
17 32 "The gents' umbrellas are dark, funereal," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The New Estate]
17 33 "Gerhardt Langenscheidt and Lotte Weimar," TS[originally filed by Carson with materials from The New Estate]
17 34 "A Ghost Story," TS [variant titles: "Ghost", "Ghosts"] [See also Subseries 2.2: The Irish for No, TS, annotated by Tess Gallagher]
17 35 "Gifts," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The Lost Explorer]
17 36 "Gifts," MS and TS [See also Subseries 2.1: Notebooks, Belfast Group Sheets 1971-1972]
17 37 "Gig Down the Line," TS
17 38 "The Gilt Lighthouses," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The New Estate]
17 39 "The Glass Factory," TS
17 40 "Grandma," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The Lost Explorer]
17 41 "Great Northern Railway Terminus," TS
17 42 "Green Star, Gold Ring, Orange Lily," TS [originally filed by Carson in First Language notebook]
17 43 "Gun," TS
17 44 "Halliday's Road," MS and TS
54 15 "Hearing a Knock," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from On the Night Watch]
54 16 "High Windows," MS and TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from For All We Know]
54 17 "The Holy Sepulchre," TS, 28 August 2006
54 18 "How Good," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from On the Night Watch]
17 45 "How to Remember," MS and TS
17 46 "I am not a guest," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The Lost Explorer]
17 47 "I slept here last night, hidden," TS
54 19 "Index," TS, 6 April 2006
54 20 "Interface," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from Breaking News]
- - "The Irish Ordinance Survey," [See Subseries 2.2: Belfast Confetti, "Nub"]
17 48 "It was a story that kept trying to be born," MS [filed by Carson with materials from The First Language]
54 21 "Last Post," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from Breaking News] [see also Subseries 2.2: Collected Poems, "The War Correspondent," TS]
17 49 "Lavender," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The Lost Explorer]
17 50 "The Love-Child," TS [originally found with series 5, Belfast Group worksheets, 1971-1972]
17 51 "The Lovers," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The Lost Explorer]
17 52 "The mantelpiece is heavy with objects," MS and TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The New Estate]
- - "The Maze," TS [See Subseries 2.2: The Lost Explorer: "Smithfield," verso of MS]
17 53 "The Meadow," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The New Estate]
17 54 "Measgra Cainte (a miscellany of talk)," TS
17 55 "The Millfield Foundry Belfast," TS [included with contract for readings at Down Civic Arts Centre, 9 February 2001]
17 56 "The Millfield Foundry Belfast," proofs [includes "Tru-Fit Exhausts," and TLS from Chicago Review editor, 5 August 1999]
17 57 "Milltown Cemetery," MS and TS [See also Subseries 2.2: Belfast Confetti, "Hamlet"] [MS found in Belfast Confetti notebook No. 2] Belfast Confetti notebook No. 2]
17 58 "Montezuma's Revenge," TS [early typescript found in Belfast Confetti notebook No. 2]
17 59 "Mountain Flax," TS [included with The Twelfth of Never materials]
17 60 "Moving," MS and TS
54 22 "New Poems," TS
- - "News," MS [See Subseries 2.2: The New Estate and Other Poems, verso of "The Alhambra"] [originally filed by Carson with materials from The New Estate] The New Estate]
- - "Night Out," TS [See Subseries 2.2: Uncollected Poems: "The Millfield Foundry Belfast," TS]
17 61 "Nub," MS and TS [variant title: "Migraine"]
54 23 "Occupation," TS, 27-30 August 2006
17 62 "Ode to a Nightingale," TS
17 63 "One Exchange Place," TS [See also Subseries 2.2: Uncollected Poems, "Tru-Fit Exhausts"]
54 24 "Onset," TS
54 25 "Palestine Street," MS and TS, 26 August 2006 [originally filed by Carson with materials from For All We Know]
17 64 "Paradise," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The New Estate]
17 65 "Paul," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The New Estate]
54 26 "Peace," TS, circa 2001 [originally filed by Carson with materials from Breaking News]
54 27 "Peace," TS and notes, 31 August-1 September 2006 [originally filed by Carson with materials from For All We Know]
17 66 "Perhaps a diary is an atlas" TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The New Estate]
17 67 "Philomena," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The New Estate]
- - "Play Shop" [See Subseries 2.2: Uncollected Poems, "Moving"]
- - "Post Mortem on a Mass Grave," TS [See Subseries 2.2: Series 5, Belfast Group Worksheets]
- - "Power," TS [See Subseries 2.2: Uncollected Poems, "Wet Leaves"]
17 68 "Power Failure," TS [included with the Belfast Group Sheets 1971-1972]
- - "The quality of mercy is not strained," TS [See Subseries 2.2: Uncollected Poems, "Snow"]
54 28 "Quarter" and "Onset," offprint, 17 August 2006
17 69 "Raftery," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The New Estate]
17 70 "Redevelopment," TS [considered for inclusion in The Irish for No]
17 71 "The Reliquary," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The New Estate]
17 72 "Remembering Peace," TS [originally included with The Alexandrine Plan materials]
17 73 "The Return," TS
54 29 "Revelation," TS, September 2006 [originally filed by Carson with materials from For All We Know]
17 74 "The Riddle of the Sands," TS [originally arranged with Opera Et Cetera] [February 2, 1994] [Published in Southern Review 31:3 (1995)] Southern Review 31:3 (1995)]
OP2 1 "The Riddle of the Sands," proof for Southern Review, Summer 1995
54 30 "Rot," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from Breaking News] [variant title: "Urban Rot"]
17 75 "Rye Whiskey," TS [included with The Twelfth of Never materials]
17 76 "Saw," TS
- - "Saying Prayers," TS [See Subseries 2.2: The New Estate, verso of "Soot"] [originally filed by Carson with materials from The New Estate] The New Estate]
17 77 "The Schoolmaster's Daughter," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The New Estate]
54 31 "The Scribe in the Woods," TS
17 78 "2nd Movement," MS
17 79 "Second Take," MS and TS
17 80 "Semi-Detached," MS and TS
17 81 "7," TS
17 82 "Shaftsbury Square," TS
17 83 "The Shed," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The Lost Explorer]
17 84 "The Silver Age," MS and TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The New Estate]
17 85 "Small Beer," TS
18 1 "Snow," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The New Estate]
18 2 "Snowstorm," TS [variant title: "Quark"]
18 3 "Songs from the Life of Billy Pilgrim," TS [included with the Belfast Group Sheets 1971-1972]
18 4 "Song of the Wandering Tailor," TS [included with The Twelfth of Never materials]
18 5 "St. Gall's Public Elementary School," TS
18 6 "Stone Hand," MS and TS
18 7 "A sudden musical ting," TS [originally filed by Carson in Belfast Confetti notebook No. 1]
18 8 "Summer of 1955," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The Lost Explorer]
18 9 "Summer Sadness," TS [originally included with The Alexandrine Plan materials]
18 10 "Susceptible to dreams, to vanities / What does the meadow do in winter" TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The New Estate]
- - "Teaching," MS [See Subseries 2.2: The Insular Celts, "St. Ciaran's Island"]
18 11 "Tennyson Street," TS [considered for inclusion in Belfast Confetti]
54 32 "Territory," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from Breaking News]
18 12 "There," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The New Estate]
18 13 "Three Sonnets," TS [sequence includes: "Obituary for Two Sisters" and "Heartbreak House,"] [originally found with Series 5, Belfast Group worksheets, 1971-1972]
18 14 "Thursday," TS [included with The Twelfth of Never materials]
18 15 "To the German Language," TS
18 16 "Traffic," TS [circa 2000-2002]
54 33 "Trick or Treat," TS, 26 August 2006 [originally filed by Carson with materials from For All We Know]
18 17 "Tru-Fit Exhausts," TS with "One Exchange Place," TS [included with contract for readings at Down Civic Arts Centre, 9 February 2001]
- - "Tru-Fit Exhausts," proof [See Subseries 2.2: Uncollected Poems, "The Millfield Foundry Belfast," proofs]
54 34 "Trust," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from Breaking News]
18 18 "Tunney," MS
18 19 "Upset bee buzzes," MS [haiku]
54 35 "Urlár: a Gloss" [originally filed by Carson with materials from On the Night Watch]
18 20 "The vanity case you lost," MS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The New Estate]
54 36 "Vespers," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from On the Night Watch]
18 21 "A Visit to the Slate Mines," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The Lost Explorer]
18 22 "Waiting Room," TS [considered for inclusion in The Irish for No]
- - "The Waitress," MS [See Subseries 2.2: The Insular Celts, "St. Ciaran's Island"]
18 23 "Watching Bowls," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The Lost Explorer]
18 24 "Water and the Lady," TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The New Estate]
18 25 "We did her injury, to think her death" MS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The New Estate]
18 26 "Wednesday," TS [included with The Twelfth of Never materials]
- - "West Bank" [See Subseries 2.2: Belfast Confetti, "Hamlet"]
18 27 "Wet Leaves," MS [verso: "Power"] [originally filed by Carson with materials from The New Estate]
18 28 "When I am rich," TS [See also Subseries 2.2: The Insular Celts, "St. Ciaran's Island"] [originally filed by Carson with materials from The New Estate] The New Estate]
18 29 "When the man with the horse's head stepped out," TS [originally filed by Carson in Belfast Confetti notebook No. 3]
18 30 "When the shadow brought his law of enmity," TS [originally included with The Alexandrine Plan materials]
18 31 "'The Wild Colonial Boy': A Commentary," MS and TS [variant title: "Some Variations on 'The Wild Colonial Boy'"] [originally filed by Carson in First Language notebook]
18 32 "The Window," MS and TS [variant titles: "Looking at the Body," and "The marbled map of the sky"] [originally filed by Carson with materials from The New Estate]
18 33 "Wren Boys," TS [variant title: "Jinny the Mouse"] [included with The Twelfth of Never materials]
18 34 "Wrong Side of the Fence," TS [See also Subseries 2.2: The Irish for No, TS, annotated by Tess Gallagher]
18 35 "Your mouth, half-opened, breathed" TS [originally filed by Carson with materials from The New Estate]
54 37 Uncollected sequence of poems, MS, TS, and notes [contains "Raglan Street," "Berlin Street," "Crimea Street," "Miss Moran Tobacconist," "The Millfield Foundry Belfast," "One Exchange Place," and "Tru-Fit Exhausts] [originally filed by Carson with materials from "The War Correspondent" in Breaking News]
54 38 Uncollected sequence of poems, TS, July 1999 [contains "St. Gall's Public Elementary School," "The Belfast Hospital for Sick Children," "Mandelstam Street," "Addition Place," "Inkerman Street," "Raglan Street," "Concert at the Great Northern Railway Station," "Church of the Most Holy Redeemer," "Berlin Street," "Ambrose Serridge Bookseller," "The Dolphin Café," "Crimea Street," "Sevastopol Street," and "Jerusalem Street"]
18 36 Unidentified manuscript fragments
54 39 Unidentified notes
18 37 Unidentified typescript fragments
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