Bryn Mawr College Library Special Collections

Mary Meigs Papers

Part II: Box and Folder List - Correspondence

Special Collections Department, Bryn Mawr College Library
Collection Number: M 24

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Last Updated: February 12, 2004

Outgoing
Incoming
Third Party

Outgoing Correspondence

Box Folder Recipient and Description Date
    Barratt, Ruth  
1 1 80 letters. TLS, ALS. 1992 Feb 17 - 1992 Sep 28
  2 82 letters. TLS, ALS. 1992 Sep 30 - 1995 May
  3 Transcription of letters. 41 letters. TL. 1992 Aug 5 - 1992 Nov 8
  4 Transcription of letters. 34 letters. TL. 1993 Feb 2- 1993 Jul 13
       
    Brown, Mrs. Thornton  
  5 1 letter. TLS. 1965 Aug 20
       
    DeBeauvoir, Simone  
  6

Draft of letter in French. 1 letter. AL / TL.

n.d. (1973?)
       
    Deming, Barbara  
  7

13 letters. TLS. Original folder labeled: "Letters, MM to BD from Washington, 1954 - 1956."

1954 Apr 30 - 1956 Dec 31
  8 44 letters. ALS, TL. 1963 - 1976 Nov 5
       
    Gallup, Donald  
  9

TL. Draft of letter sent concerning donation of Edmund Wilson papers (Folder 3-6) to Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.

1976 Oct 7
       
    McCarthy, Mary  
  10

TL / AL. Draft of letter sent in response to McCarthy's letter of 1982 Jan 20. 1 letter.

1982 Feb 9
       
    Miller, Henry  
  11

2 letters. TL.

1974 May 22 - 1974 Aug 31
       

NB: Correspondence with Marianne Moore cataloged with the Marianne Moore collection.

       
    Poor, Anne  
  12

63 letters. ALS, TLS.

1959 Apr 2 - 1977 Oct 2
       
    Poor, Bessie Breuer  
  13 1 letter. ALS. 1973 Jan 13
       
    Unidentified Recipients:  
       
    - - - - -, Jane. (Verlaine, Jane?)  
  14

3 letters. TLS. Letters were included with outgoing correspondence to Barbara Deming (1-8) and Anne Poor (1-12).

1971(?) Sep 19 - 1973 Aug 16
       
    - - - - -, Sayrah.  
  15

1 letter. TL. Copy of letter found with outgoing correspondence to Anne Poor (Folder 1-12).

1975 Apr 25

 

Incoming Correspondence

Box Folder Writer and Description Date
2   Barratt, Ruth  
  1 45 letters. TLS. Original folder labeled, "RB important letters, Post-Canada." 1992 May 16 - 1997 Aug 21
       
    Bishop, Elizabeth  
  2 3 letters. TLS. 1974 Mar 18 - 1975 Jun 29
  3 Includes 10 poems by Meigs on rustic themes. 19 photocopied letters. 1970 Oct 5 - 1976 Mar 9
       
    Colebrook, Jay  
  4 1 letter. TLS, TD. Concerning Joan Colebrook (d. 1991 Mar 23); includes obituary and memorial. 1991 May 13 - 1991 May 30
       
    De Beauvoir, Simone  
  5

1 letter. ALS. Includes duplicate.

1973 Sep 10
       
    Deming, Vida  
  6

1 letter. ALS. Includes portrait of Barbara Deming.

1986 Oct 28
       
    Gallup, Donald, et al.  
  7

5 letters. TLS. Correspondence concerning donation of Edmund Wilson papers (Folder 3-6) to Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.

1976 Oct 15 - 1985 May 2
       
    Katz, Alex  
  8

3 letters, 1 gallery opening notification. ALS.

1966 Mar 10 - 1976 Jun 24
       
    King, Hortense Flexner  
  9 16 letters. ALS, TLS. 1968 Feb 24 - 1972 Apr 14
       
    King, Hortense Flexner and King, Wyncie  
  10

64 letters. ALS, TLS.

1942 Nov 18 - 1970 Dec 21
       
    Knaths, Karl  
  11

7 letters, 1 gallery opening notification. ALS.

1963 Dec 29 - 1968 Dec 30
       
    MacIver, Loren  
  12

4 letters. ALS, TLS. Includes article concerning MacIver.

1966 Apr 24 - 1973 Apr 1
       
    McCarthy, Mary  
  13

Includes article by McCarthy. 16 letters. ALS, TLS.

1974 Jun 19 - 1986 Oct 20
       
    Merril, James  
  14

Includes poems by Merril. 10 letters. ALS.

1980 Dec 3 - 1988 Jan 3
       
    Miller, Henry  
  15

3 letters, 1 gallery opening notification. ALS.

1974 May 28 - 1974 Sep 24
       
    O'Rhan Horlick, Daniele  
  16

1 letter. ALS.

1999 Aug 19
       
    Poor, Anne  
  17

69 letters, 1 gallery opening notification. ALS.

1955 Oct 29 - 1970 Nov 22
  18

50 letters, 2 gallery opening notifications. ALS, TLS.

1971 Mar 22 - 1979 Aug 22
  19

58 letters, 1 gallery opening notification. ALS. Includes article about Anne Poor.

1979 Oct 9 - 1985 Mar 6
  20 33 letters, 1 gallery opening notification. ALS. 1985 Oct 28 - 1999 Dec 28
       
    Poor, Bessie Breuer  
3 1

20 letters. ALS, TLS.

1954 Aug - 1980 Jun 14
  2

26 letters. ALS, TLS. Short messages filed by Meigs with incoming correspondence of Anne Poor (Folder 2-19, 2-20).

1971 Mar 22 - 1985 Mar 6

       
    Poor, Henry  
  3

38 letters, 3 gallery opening notifications. ALS.

1954 Oct 29 - 1970 Nov 23
       
    Sugarloaf Women's Land Trust  
  4 8 letters. TD / TL. 1990 Jul 10 - 1999 Dec 22
       
    Wilson, Edmund  
  5

18 letters, including numerous sketches by Wilson. ALS.

1959 Oct 2 - 1970 Dec
  6

58 photocopied letters. Original folder labeled, "Copies of correspondence between Edmund Wilson and Mary Meigs. Originals now at the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University."

1959 Apr 2 - 1972 May 18
       
    Wilson, Elena  
  7 9 letters. ALS / TLS. 1972 Jun 20 - 1977 Sep 19
       
    Yourcenar, Marguerite  
  8

2 letters. TLS. Includes pen-and-ink sketch by Meigs.

1968 Oct 22 - 1968 Oct 30

 

Third Party Correspondence

Box Folder Writer, Recipient, and Description Date
    Dupp, Randy  
3 9 Letter to Mrs. Thornton Brown concerning Meigs' gallery exhibit. ALS. n.d.
       
    Gallup, Donald  
  10 3 letters. TL, TLS. Correspondence between Gallup and Elena Wilson concerning donation of Edmund Wilson Papers (Folder 3-6) to the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University. 1973 Oct 4 - 1976 Oct 18
       
    Morrison, Paul  
  11

1 photocopied letter. Letter to Bessie Breuer Poor found in incoming correspondence from Poor (Folder 3-1).

1975 Apr 14
       
    Poor, Anne  
  12

2 letters. ALS, TLS. Letters found among incoming correspondence from Anne Poor (Folder 2-19, 2-20) to Barbara Deming and Hubert Hughes.

1980 Jul 29

PART I: Collection Description
PART II: Box and Folder List

  • Correspondence
  • Writings
  • Artwork
  • Other Materials

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