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Records of Target; A Quarterly of Poetry
MsC 282
Collection Dates: 1959-1964

Access and Restrictions: This collection is open for research.

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Acquisition and Processing Information: Gift of Lee Garner in 1972 -- 1973.

Photographs: None



Scope and Contents

This collection is comprised of materials for Targets, a poetry magazine published in the early to mid nineteen sixties. Included are layouts and cover design, plates, and proofs, as well as manuscripts for some of the poems. In addition, correspondence about the magazine makes up a portion of this collection. Exchange magazines and books have been removed from the collection, since there are copies of most of these in Main Library.

Related Materials

Targets, Nos. 1 - 15. Special Collections x PS301 T3 or Main Library, no call number

Box Contents List

Large bundle

Targets prepublication materials

No. 3, September 1960 - mss., page layouts

No. 4, December 1960 - page layouts

No. 5, April 1961 - page layouts, photostats of artwork

No. 6, June 1961 - page layouts

No. 7, September 1961 - mss., page layouts

No. 8, December 1961 - mss., page layouts

No. 9, March 1962 - page layouts, plates, proofs

No. 10, June 1962 - page layouts

No. 11, September 1962 - page layouts

No. 12, December 1962 - mss., page layouts, drawing for cover

No. 13 and No. 14 - dummies

No. 16 -18, Dummy title and contents pages

Manuscripts (typescript unless indicated)

Alpaugh, Lloyd, 2 poems

Anthony, Mother Mary, S.H.C.J., 2 poems

Aukenbrand, Frank, Jr., 2 poems

Bell, Marvin, 6 poems

Brodsky, Mimi, 1 poem

Bukowski, Charles, 25 poems, 1 T.L.S.

Carver, Raymond, 1 poem

Chew, Byron, 1 poem

Chopelas, John, 2 poems

Corrington, William, 2 poems

Crews, Judson, 2 poems

Crowell, John J., 1

Davis, Rik, 1 poem, 1 letter

DeJong, David Cornel, 6 poems

Delattre, Pierre-Henri, 2 poems

Dimon, Theodore, 1 poem

Drachler, Trumbull, 2 poems

Ferguson, Joseph, 1 poem

Fison, Peter, 1 poem

Fitzsimmons, Thomas, 2 poems

Frierson, Meade, III, 1 poem

Frisco, G.T., 1 translation

Glen, Emilie, 2 poems

Henderson, Archibald, Jr., 1 poem

Hill, Carol, 1 poem

Inman, Will, 4 poems, 2 letters

Jenkinson, James M., 1 poem

Kliewer, Warren, 1 poem

Lilly, Jeanne, 1 poem

Lloyd-Jones, Richard, 1letter (A.L.S.)

Locke, Duane, 1 poem

MacEwen, Gwendolyn, 1 poem

McKee, John D., 2 poems

Mazo, Julio Stagni, 1 letter

May, James Boyer, 1 poem

Murray, George, 2 poems

Myers, Neil, 2 poems

O'Broin, Padraig, 2 poems

Oden, G.C., 1 poem

Osterland, S.A., 3 poems

Petrinella, D.M., 1 poem, 12 translations

Pinsker, Sanford, 2 poems

Remmerde, Jon, 5 poems

Rhodes, Robert E., 4 poems

Riccio, Ottone, 1 poem

Ristau, Harland, 3 poems

Schechner, Richard, 7 poems

Schultz, Dodi, 3 poems

Shaw, Charles, 4 poems

Smith, Howard, Jr., 1 poem

Stefanile, Felix, 2 poems

Taylor, William E., 1 poem

Teitelbaum, John, 1 poem

Thompson, Tracy, 7 poems (1 photocopy)

Wade, John Stevens, 1 poem

Waugh, James C., 2 poems

Weeks, Robert Lewis, 1 poem

Weidman, Phil E., 5 poems (one with A. Note S.)

Wheatcroft, John, 2 poems

Whipple, William, 1 poem

Woodford, Bruce P., 1 poem

Zahn, Curtis, 1 poem

Box 1

Correspondence Relating to Targets

Abbott, Emile (2)

Angell, Richard C.

Ankenbrand, Frank (5)

Anthony, Mother Mary

Beecher, John (3)

Bell, Marvin (15)

Bennett, John Z.

Bernstein, Leonard S.

Boggs, W. Arthur (3)

Bohn, Donald W.

Boli, Todd

Bonheim, Helmut (3)

Bowers, Helen V. (2)

Bradley, Sam

Brodsky, Mimi (2)

Browder, Clifford (3)

Brown, Ronale

Bruce, Donald

Bukowski, Charles (18)

Calvert, M.M.

Carlson, Alida

Chatfield, E. Hale

Chew, Byron

Chopelas, John (2)

Cope, Gladys Powell

Corrington, William (22)

Crews, Judson (4)

Crosby, Harry

Crowell, John J.

DeJong, David (5)

Delattre, Pierre Henri

Denny, Walter Leslie

Depew, W.M.

Dobert, Janet H. (2)

Dworkin, Martin S.

Feinsmith, Deborah

Fison, Peter (2)

Fitzsimmons, Thomas (2)

Flory, Raymond

Fojtik, Sonja (2)

Fox, Siv Cedering (2)

Franklyn, A. Fredric

French, Warren (3)

Frierson, Meade (2)

Frisco, G.T.

Glen, Emile

Goggins, Carolyn

Golson, Anne Beale

Haddick, Vern (2)

Hauer, Elizabeth Norris

Hill, Jean

Hinsdale, Lila Lane (2)

Hitchcock, George

Holland, Barbara A.

Holland, Lee (2)

Hollo, Anselm

Inman, Will (6)

Jalades, Edmundo

Jewell, Foster

Johnson, J.K.

Johnson, Margaret Lee (3)

Justice, Donald

K           , Sheppard B.

Keyser, George, (5)

Kliewer, Warren (5)

Kline, Lloyd W.

Lambert, Watha

Larsen, Carl (2)

Larson, Mrs. G.

Larsson, Knut

LeGrand, W. Ames (2)

Levin, Millea

Lewis, Janet

Lieberman, Morris

Locke, Duane

Lord, Gigi (6)

Lowell, Jim (4)

Lund, Mary Graham (9)

MacBride, Richard

McCulloch, Frank, Jr.

MacEwen, Gwendolyn (5)

Madden, Edgar

Malone, M. (2)

Martin, E.R.

Mauzy, Wayne L.

May, B. (8)

Mendenhall, Dorothy

Mermelstein, Neil

Miller, Cecilia Parsons

Miller, Charlotte

Moechel, Fred (2)

Munn, Thomas David (2)

Murphy, Joseph Colin (2)

Myers, Neil

Newman, Paul B. (3)

Northnagel, E.W. (11)

O'Broin, Padraig (2)

Oden, G.C. (4)

Owen, Guy

Papayianis, Milton

Patchen, Miriam (2)

Pebworth, Ted-Larry

Perlman, Jess

Pettinella, Dora M. (9)

Pillsbury, Dale

Pinsker, Sanford (6)

Price, Marilyn

Putnam, Mary Ann

Rambo, Ruth E.

Randall, Margaret

Remmerde, Jon (3)

Riccio, Ottone M. (2)

Rogers, Vern

Rosenhouse, Archie

Sabisch, Vivian R.

Saunders, Sally

Schechner, Richard

Schonfeld, Marcia

Schultz, Dodi (5)

Shelton, Ralph

Smith, Marcus (2)

Snyder, Arlis M.

Snyder, E. Nel

Stefanile, Felix (2)

Swenson, Margaret E.

Swetman, Glenn R.

Taylor, William E. (2)

Teitelbaum, John (9)

Thompson, Opal

Tibbs, Ben (6)

Tifft, Ellen

Ungar, Florence

Vogel, Albert

Wade, Seth

Wakoski, Diane

Wang, David Rafael (5)

Waters, Wanda (2)

Waugh, Jim (2)

Webb, Jon Edgar (3)

Weeks, Bob (2)

Weidman, Hilda S.

Weidman, Phil E.

Weissbuch, Ted N.

Wheatcroft, John (4)

Wiebe, Dallas E. (2)

Williams, Loring

Williams, Miller (2)

Wilson, Jack

Wilson, Keith (4)

Woodford, Bruce P. (5)

Wright, Celeste

Wymer, Thomas L.

Zahn, Curtis (2)

Inventory of little magazines and books removed from the collection