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Series 1
Correspondence, 1941-2008
Boxes 1-14

Scope and Content Note

The series consists of the correspondence of John Stone from 1941-2008. It contains professional letters between Stone and his publishers and editors such as Rutgers University Press, The American Scholar, Southern Review, Briarcliff Press, Writers Digest Books, and The New York Times. These letters may contain information about publicity events, readings, and approval or denial of new poems. The series also includes personal correspondence with Jimmy Carter, editor Delese Wear, poets Miller Williams and Janice Moore, poet/teacher Sister Bernetta Quinn, and colleagues Melvin J. Konner and Kenneth Sharlin. These letters may contain poetry by the individual, photographs of the individual and/or their families, and also invitations to personal and professional events such as holiday celebrations and writing conferences. Personal correspondence also contains letters from Stone's family, which often detail family vacations and experiences at medical school.

Arrangement Note

Arranged in chronological order.

Scope and Content Note The series consists of the correspondence of John Stone from 1941-2008. It contains professional letters between Stone and his publishers and editors such as Rutgers University Press, The American Scholar, Southern Review, Briarcliff Press, Writers Digest Books, and The New York Times. These letters may contain information about publicity events, readings, and approval or denial of new poems. The series also includes personal correspondence with Jimmy Carter, editor Delese Wear, poets Miller Williams and Janice Moore, poet/teacher Sister Bernetta Quinn, and colleagues Melvin J. Konner and Kenneth Sharlin. These letters may contain poetry by the individual, photographs of the individual and/or their families, and also invitations to personal and professional events such as holiday celebrations and writing conferences. Personal correspondence also contains letters from Stone's family, which often detail family vacations and experiences at medical school.
Box Folder Content
1 1 1941-1958
1 2 1969
1 3 1970
1 4 1971
1 5 1972 January-June
1 6 1972 July-December
1 7 1973-1974
2 1 1975
2 2 1976
2 3 1977
2 4 1978
2 5 1979
2 6 1980 January-August
3 1 1980 September-December
3 2 1981 January-September
3 3 1981 October-December
3 4 1982 January-June
3 5 1982 July-December
4 1 1983 January-June
4 2 1983 July-December
4 3 1984 January-June
4 4 1984 July-December
4 5 1985 January-July
5 1 1985 August-December
5 2 1986 January-March
5 3 1986 April-July
5 4 1986 August-December
5 5 1987 January-May
6 1 1987 June-December
6 2 1988 January-April
6 3 1988 May-December
6 4 1989
6 5 1990 January July
7 1 1990 August-October
7 2 1990 November-December
7 3 1991 January
7 4 1991 February
7 5 1991 March
7 6 1991 April 1-15
8 1 1991 April 16-30
8 2 1991 May
8 3 1991 June
8 4 1991 July
8 5 1991 August-September
9 1 1991 October
9 2 1991 November
9 3 1991 December
9 4 1992 January-February
9 5 1992 March-May
10 1 1992 June-August,
10 2 1992 September-October
10 3 1992 November-December
10 4 1993 January-July
10 5 1993 August-October
10 6 1993 November-December
11 1 1994 January-April
11 2 1994 May-December
11 3 1995
11 4 1996 January-May
11 5 1996 June-December
12 1 1997
12 2 1998 January-June
12 3 1998 July-December
12 4 1999
12 5 2000 January-July
13 1 2000 August-December
13 2 2001-2002
13 3 2003-2004
13 4 2005-2008
13 5 Undated [1 of 3]
14 1 Undated [2 of 3]
14 2 Undated [3 of 3]
14 3 Empty envelopes [1 of 2]
14 4 Empty envelopes [2 of 2]
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