Noel Peattie (1932-2005), a poet and author of
In the Dome of St. Laurence Meteor,
King Humble's Grave and
Sweetwater Ranch, served as Acquisitions Librarian at the University of California, Davis from 1966-1992. His Papers contain correspondence
with Gary Snyder and A.D. Winans, among others, and manuscripts of some of Peattie's works.
Noel Peattie was born on November 28, 1932 in Menton, France. He grew up in Santa Barbara, California, graduated from Pomona
College in 1954 where he majored in philosophy, and held master's degrees from Yale (philosophy) and the University of California,
Berkeley (library science).
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