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Burroughs, William S., 1914-1997


Found in 4 Records:

7786-Burroughs, Wm. collection

Call Number: MS 369

This collection consists of proof of concept items and rewards from the Kickstarter campaign for the 7786-Burroughs, Wm. project, led by Patrick Clement, to create a limited edition hardcover photo book and related items centered around seven photographs taken of Beat writer William S. Burroughs by photographer Robert Blank when he owned the Hixon Studio in Lawrence, Kansas.

Dates: 2014 - 2015

Charles Plymell papers

Call Number: MS 370

Correspondence, poetry drafts, photocopies of photographs and other images, and other materials from poet and author Charles Plymell, mostly dating from the mid-1990s.

Dates: 1970s-1990s (bulk 1990s)

James Grauerholz collection of William S. Burroughs' journals and papers

Call Number: MS 319

This collection is comprised of ten manuscript journals kept by William S. Burroughs in the last year of his life, circa November 1996-July 1997, and transcriptions, photocopies, and drafts for Last Words: The Final Journals of William S. Burroughs, edited and with an introduction by James Grauerholz (2000).

Dates: Majority of material found within undated, 1993, 1996-2000

William S. Burroughs collection

Call Number: MS 63

William Burroughs (1914-1997) was a prominent writer and countercultural figure associated with the "Beats." This collection includes correspondence, copies of the My Own Mag magazine and materials related to its production, and other related materials.

Dates: 1957 - 1967

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