POWELL, D.A. (DOUGLAS A.)
D.A. Powell papers

Emory University

Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Atlanta, GA 30322

404-727-6887

rose.library@emory.edu

Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/bcgsq


Descriptive Summary

Creator: Powell, D.A. (Douglas A.)
Title: D.A. Powell papers
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 1168
Extent: 10 linear ft. (10 boxes) and 11.5 MB born digital material (91 files)
Abstract:Papers of D.A. Powell, including correspondence, writings, writings by others, and printed material.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

Access to processed born digital materials is only available in the Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library (the Rose Library). Use of the original digital media is restricted.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Source

Gift, 2010 with subsequent additions.

Citation

[after identification of item(s)], D.A. Powell papers, Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.

Processing

Unprocessed collection.

Born digital materials processed, arranged, and described by Brenna Edwards and Zhexiong Liu, 2019-2020. Born digital materials include files taken from two 3.5" floppy disks and one optical disc. Forensic disk images were created from the floppy disks using Kryoflux and the optical disc using GuyMager. Individual files were extracted using FTK Imager and scanned for viruses using McAfee’s anti-virus software; none were found. Duplicate and system files have been removed, and files were scanned for personally identifiable information; none were found. Text-based files were migrated to PDF using Adobe Acrobat and image files were migrated to JPG using Microsoft Paint. Access copies retain original folder titles and file names.


Collection Description

Biographical Note

D.A. Powell, poet, born in Albany, Georgia on May 15, 1963. Powell received his bachelors degree from Sonoma State University in 1991 and his masters from the same in 1993. He received a Masters in Fine Arts from the University of Iowa in 1996. Powell has published several volumes of poetry, including Tea (1998), Lunch (2000), and Chronic (2010), for which he won the Kinsley Tufts Poetry Award.

D.A. Powell, poet, born in Albany, Georgia on May 15, 1963. Powell received his bachelors degree from Sonoma State University in 1991 and his masters from the same in 1993. He received a Masters in Fine Arts from the University of Iowa in 1996. Powell has published several volumes of poetry, including Tea (1998), Lunch (2000), and Chronic (2010), for which he won the Kinsley Tufts Poetry Award.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of the papers of D.A. Powell, including correspondence, writings, writings by others, and printed material. Of particular note is the handwritten, bound poem "After the Flood," which has never before been published. Also included are a small number of born digital materials.

Arrangement Note

Unprocessed collection.


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Container List

Box Folder Content
1 - Writings
2 - Correspondence
3 - Writings by others
4 - Printed material
5 - Printed material
6 - Writings, including "After the Flood"
7 - Writings, correspondence, printed material
8 - Writings, correspondence, printed material
9 - Writings, correspondence, printed material
10 - Writings, correspondence, printed material
RRL Access copies of processed born digital material [Reading room access ONLY]
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