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Register of the Henry Braun correspondence
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  • DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

    Title: Henry Braun correspondence,
    Date (inclusive): 1975-1989
    Collection number: MSS 0108
    Extent: 0.10 linear feet (4 items (5 leaves) in one folder.)
    Repository: Mandeville Special Collections Library, Geisel Library, UC, San Diego
    La Jolla, CA 92093-0175
    Shelf Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
    Language: English.

    Preferred Citation

    Henry Braun correspondence, MSS 0108. Mandeville Special Collections Library, UCSD.

    ABSTRACT

    Correspondence concerning Joan and Henry Braun's request of ca. 50 poets to petititon the governor of Maine for the commutation of poet James Lewisohn's life sentence for the murder of his wife. Includes photocopy of Braun's request letter (22 Oct. 1975) with unsigned petition, original letters of response from George Oppen ([Nov. 1975[) and Richard Eberhart (7 Nov. 1975), and Braun's holograph letter (20 Apr. 1989) to "Rachel" [Rachel Blau DuPlessis] describing the foregoing materials.