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Knute Skinner papers
 

Inventory

Series I: Writings, 1953-2005

Sub-Series 1: Poetry, 1969-2004

Sub-Series 2: Drafts and Proofs, undated, 1953-2010

Sub-Series 3: Published Materials, 1970-2005

Series II: Correspondence, 1964-2005

Sub-Series 1: Personal and Professional, 1964-2009

Sub-Series 2: The Bellingham review / Signpost Press, 1976-1987

 

Series I: Writings, 1953-2005

Sub-Series 1: Poetry, 1969-2004

Box 1


1/1 Poems, 1969-1974
1/2 Poems, 1975-1984
1/3 Poems, 1985-1986
1/4 Poems, 1987
1/5 Poems, 1988-1989
1/6 Poems, 1990-1992
1/7 Poems, 1993-1994
1/8 Poems, 1995-1996
1/9 Poems, 1997-1999

Box 2

2/1 Poems, 2000
2/2 Poems, 2004

Sub-Series 2: Drafts and Proofs, undated, 1953-2010

2/3 Short stories, undated
2/4 Stranger with a Watch, 1953-1962
2/5 A Close Sky Over Killaspuglonane, 1964-1969
2/6 A Close Sky Over Killaspuglonane, 2nd edition, 1974-1975
2/7 Introduction to Music from Home by Colleen J. McElroy, 1974-1976
2/8 Reviews, circa 1980s
2/9 Reviews, circa 1980s
2/10 Learning to Spell Zucchini, circa 1960s-1980s
2/11 Learning to Spell Zucchini, circa 1987
2/12 Hearing of the Hard Times, 1981
2/13 Proofs of individual poems, undated, 1990-2005
2/14 The Bears and Other Poems, 1991
2/15 What Trudy Knows and Other Poems, 1993
2/16 The Cold Irish Earth, 1994
2/17 An Afternoon Quiet, 1997-1998
2/18 Greatest Hits Gold, 2000
2/19 Stretches, 2002
2/20 Before and Behind Us, 2004
2/21 The Other Shoe, 2004


Help Me to a Getaway: a memoir

2/22 First draft of memoir with some revisions
2/23 Second draft of memoir with some revisions
2/24 Fifth draft of Section 1 Aboard Ship

Box 3

3/1 Sixth draft of Section 1 Aboard Ship
3/2 Seventh draft of Section 3 Copenhagen
3/3 Eighth draft of Section 3 Copenhagen
3/4 Ninth draft of Section 3 Copenhagen
3/5 “Help Me to a Getaway” A Memoir

Fifty Years: Poems 1957-2007

3/6 First set of proofs from Salmon Poetry
3/7 Second set of proofs form Salmon Poetry
3/8 Third set of proofs form Salmon Poetry
3/9 MS. Prints of disks given to Jessie at Salmon Poetry
3/10 Text for Fifty Years
3/11 Home proofs

Box 4

4/1 Correspondence, notes working papers
4/2 Literary paper
4/3 Proof copies and correspondence


Sub-Series 3: Published Materials, 1970-2005

4/4 Published Poetry, circa 1970-2005

Rolled Document 1

Poetry in Broadside Journal, circa 1970s

Box 4 (cont.)

4/5 Autographed copy of chapbook: Sideways by Richard Martin (w/ note to Knute and Edna Faye Kiel), 2004
4/6 Autographed copy of anthology: Microphone On: Poetry from the White House Pub, 2005
4/7 Fifty Years – CD undated

Series II: Correspondence, 1964-2009

Sub-Series 1: Personal and Professional, 1964-2009


4/8 Correspondence, 1964, 1963-1967
4/9 Correspondence, 1968
4/10 Correspondence, January 1969-July 1969
4/11 Correspondence, August 1969-December 1969
4/12 Correspondence, January 1970-May 1970
4/13 Correspondence, June 1970-December 1970
4/14 Correspondence, January 1971-June 1971
4/15 Correspondence, July 1971-December 1971
4/16 Correspondence, January 1972-June 1972
4/17 Correspondence, July 1972-December 1972

Box 5

5/1 Correspondence, January 1973-June 1973
5/2 Correspondence, July 1973 –December 1973
5/3 Correspondence, January 1974-June 1974
5/4 Correspondence, July 1974-December 1974
5/5 Correspondence, January 1975-June 1975
5/6 Correspondence, July 1975-December 1975
5/7 Correspondence, January 1976-June 1976
5/8 Correspondence, July 1976-December 1976
5/9 Correspondence, January 1977-June 1977
5/10 Correspondence, July 1977-December 1977

Box 6

6/1 Correspondence, January 1978-June 1978
6/2 Correspondence, July 1978-December 1978
6/3 Correspondence, January 1979-June 1979
6/4 Correspondence, July 1979-December 1979
6/5 Correspondence, January 1980-June 1980
6/6 Correspondence, July 1980-December 1980
6/7 Correspondence, January 1981-June 1981
6/8 Correspondence, July 1981-December 1981
6/9 Correspondence, January 1982-June 1982
6/10 Correspondence, July 1982-December 1982

Box 7

7/1 Correspondence, January 1983-June 1983
7/2 Correspondence, July 1983-December 1983
7/3 Correspondence, January 1984-June 1984
7/4 Correspondence, July 1984-December 1984
7/5 Correspondence, January 1985-June 1985
7/6 Correspondence, July 1985-December 1985
7/7 Correspondence, January 1986-June 1986
7/8 Correspondence, July 1986-December 1986
7/9 Correspondence, January 1987-June 1987
7/10 Correspondence, July 1987-December 1987
7/11 Correspondence, January 1988-June 1988

Box 8

8/1 Correspondence, July 1988-December 1988
8/2 Correspondence, January 1989-June 1989
8/3 Correspondence, July 1989-December 1989
8/4 Correspondence, January 1990-June 1990
8/5 Correspondence, July 1990-December 1990
8/6 Correspondence, January 1991-June 1991
8/7 Correspondence, July 1991-December 1991
8/8 Correspondence, January 1992-June 1992
8/9 Correspondence, July 1992-December 1992
8/10 Correspondence, January 1993-June 1993
8/11 Correspondence, July 1993-December 1993
8/12 Correspondence, January 1994-June 1994
8/13 Correspondence, July 1994-December 1994
8/14 Correspondence, January 1995-June 1995
8/15 Correspondence, July 1995-December 1995

Box 9

9/1 Correspondence, January 1996-June 1996
9/2 Correspondence, July 1996-December 1996
9/3 Correspondence, January 1997-June 1997
9/4 Correspondence, July 1997-December 1997
9/5 Correspondence, January 1998-June 1998
9/6 Correspondence, July 1998-December 1998
9/7 Correspondence, January 1999-December 1999
9/8 Correspondence, January 2000-December 2000
9/9 Correspondence, January 2001-December 2001
9/10 Correspondence, January 2002-December 2002
9/11 Correspondence, January 2003-December 2003
9/12 Correspondence, January 2004-December 2004
9/13 Correspondence, January 2005-December 2005

Box 10

10/1 Correspondence, 2002-2006 (January 2006-December 2006)
10/2 Correspondence, January 2007-December 2007
10/3 Correspondence, January 2008-December 2008
10/4 Correspondence, January 2009-December 2009

Sub-Series 2: The Bellingham review / Signpost Press, 1976-1987


10/5 Submission Letters, January 1976-December 1976
10/6 Submission Letters, January 1977-June 1977
10/7 Submission Letters, July 1977-December 1977
10/8 Submission Letters, January 1978-December 1978
10/9 Submission Letters, January 1979-December 1979
10/10 Submission Letters, January 1980-June 1980
10/11 Submission Letters, July 1980-December 1980

Box 11

11/1 Submission Letters, January 1981-June 1981
11/2 Submission Letters, July 1981-December 1981
11/3 Submission Letters, January 1982-June 1982
11/4 Submission Letters, July 1982-December 1982
11/5 Submission Letters, January 1983-June 1983
11/6 Submission Letters, July 1983-December 1983
11/7 Submission Letters, January 1984-June 1984
11/8 Submission Letters, July 1984-December 1984
11/9 Submission Letters, January 1985-June 1985
11/10 Submission Letters, July 1985-December 1985
11/11 Submission Letters, January 1986-June 1986
11/12 Submission Letters, July 1986-December 1986
11/13 Submission Letters, January 1987-June 1987