Collection Stored Off-Site

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Series 12
Unprocessed additions
Boxes 181-187; OP1, OP3, OP6; and 48-52

Scope and Content Note

The series consists of unprocessed additions to the collection, and primarily includes correspondence, writings and printed material. Correspondence includes letters to and from Anthony Hecht, as well as letters to and from Helen Hecht relating to her work on Anthony Hecht: Selected Letters. Writings include speeches and other short works by Anthony Hecht, as well as manuscripts for Selected Poems and Anthony Hecht: Selected Letters. Printed material is primarily about Anthony Hecht, though numerous posters relating to Gehenna Press are also present.

Arrangement Note

Unprocessed series.

Box Folder Content
181 - Correspondence; printed material by Hecht and others
182 - Correspondence (include Helen Hecht letters); printed material by Hecht and others; writings by Hecht and others
183 - Correspondence and writings by Hecht
184 - Writings by Hecht and printed material
185 - Correspondence and printed material
186 - Writings by others [including drafts of The Selected Letters of Anthony Hecht] and financial records
187 - Correspondence; teaching files; writings by Hecht; and video recordings
OP6 - "Auguries of Innocence," draft and photo of Hecht
OP1 23 "Birdwatchers of America," broadside
OP1 24 Gehenna Press posters
OP3 4 Kuch, Michael, Seance for a Minyan, setting copy and proof, 2011
OP3 5 Heaney, Seamus, "The Underground," Folger Poetry Board Reading, 1991 [signed]
OP3 6 "Prospectus for the Gehenna Press Edition of The Defense of Gracchus Babeuf Before the High Court of Vendome," 1964
OP3 7 Van Duyn, Mona, excerpt from "Gardens," dedicated to Anthony Hecht, no date [signed]
OP3 8 Poster, The Anthony Hecht Lectures in the Humanities, Bard College, no date