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Series 7
Personal materials, 1975-2003
Box 43; OP 27

Scope and Content Note

This series contains personal materials collected by Carson from 1975-2003. Materials include awards and honors, financial records, a passport, children's artwork, and other items.

Arrangement Note

Arranged by record type.

Awards and Honors
Box Folder Content
43 1 Irish Book Awards, 1988 [awarded to The Irish for No]
43 2 Irish Times-Aer Lingus, Irish Literature Prizes, 1992 [assorted materials for Carson as judge]
43 3 T.S. Eliot Prize, given by The Poetry Book Society for the year's best collection of new poetry, 1993 [awarded to First Language][includes promotional materials, congratulatory correspondence, press announcements]
43 4 T.S. Eliot Prize, 1996 [short-list honors for Opera Et Cetera]
43 5 Poetry Ireland -Friends Provident Poetry Competition, 1996 [assorted materials for Carson as judge including poetry selections]
43 6 Belfast Arts Awards for Best Literature Project, 1997 [awarded to Opera Et Cetera]
43 7 Yorkshire Post Book of the Year Award, confirmation letter, May 7, 1998 [awarded to The Star Factory] The Star Factory]
43 8 Irish American Cultural Institute (IACI) Poetry Award, 2000 [includes TLS award announcement and fax from CC to IACI with biographical data]
43 9 David Cohen British Literature Prize, 2002 [correspondence and reading list for Carson as judge]
43 10 The Oxford Weidenfeld Translation Prize, 2003
43 11 The Society of Authors' Prizes, the Cholmondeley Awards to Recognise the Achievement of Individual Poets, 2003
43 12 The Glen Dimplex New Writers Awards, no date [Carson as judge]
43 13 Belfast information
43 14 Bills and finances
43 15 Children's artwork
OP1 21 Diploma, Queens University
43 16 Family miscellany
43 17 Notes, addresses, agendas [assorted]
43 18 Passport
43 19 Sketch of Medbh McGuckian [July 1, 1975]