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Inventory of the Katherine McNeil Papers,
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  • Biography
  • Scope and Content
  • Arrangement of the Collection
  • Related Collection
  • Indexing Terms
  • Access
  • Acquisition Information
  • Processing Information
  • Preferred Citation
  • Publication Rights

  • Creator: McNeil, Katherine
    Title: Katherine McNeil Papers
    Date (inclusive): 1971-1983
    Extent: 0.8 linear feet
    Abstract: Katherine McNeil compiled the book Gary Snyder: a bibliography (1983). Her papers contain correspondence with Gary Snyder's publishers, collectors, and friends that McNeil assembled during the time she worked on the bibliography. In addition, there is correspondence from Gary Snyder answering various questions and providing background material. Also included are five audiocassettes that contain a biographical/bibliographical interview of Snyder.
    Physical location: Researchers should contact Special Collections to request collections, as many are stored offsite.
    Repository: University of California, Davis. General Library. Department of Special Collections.
    Davis, California 95616-5292
    Collection number: D-485
    Language of Material: Collection materials in English.

    Biography

    Katherine McNeil (1940- ) received an M.A. in English from Sonoma State College in 1975. Her master's thesis was titled, Gary Snyder: a bibliography. In 1983 she compiled the book, Gary Snyder: a bibliography, published by the Phoenix Book Shop.

    Scope and Content

    The Katherine McNeil Papers contain correspondence with publishers, collectors, and friends that McNeil assembled during the time she worked on her bibliography of Gary Snyder. In addition, there is correspondence from Gary Snyder answering various questions and providing background material. Also included are five audiocassettes that contain a biographical/bibliographical interview of Snyder.

    Arrangement of the Collection

    The collection is arranged into three series: Correspondence, Audiocassettes, and Ephemera.

    Related Collection

    D-050 Gary Snyder Papers

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    McNeil, Katherine--Archives
    Snyder, Gary, 1930-
    American poetry--20th century
    Authors, American--20th century
    Poets, American -- 20th century

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired in 1985.

    Processing Information

    Sara Gunasekara processed these papers and created and encoded this finding aid.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Katherine McNeil Papers, D-485, Department of Special Collections, General Library, University of California, Davis.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright is protected by the copyright law, chapter 17, of the U.S. Code. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections, General Library, University of California, Davis as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.