Conrad Aiken papers

Conrad Aiken papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Aiken, Conrad, 1889-1973 -- Correspondence
Title: Conrad Aiken papers
Dates: 1969-1970
Quantity: 1.0 folder
Coll. Number: ms841

Biographical/Historical Note

Conrad Aiken (1889-1973), poet, essayist, literary critic, and Pulitizer Prize Award winner.

For more information, see the article "Conrad Aiken (1889-1973)" in the New Georgia Encyclopedia.


Scope and Content Note

A letter and a postcard from Conrad Aiken to Eugene O'Neil of the "In Our Time" bookshop regarding books belonging to Aiken's brothers, Robert and Kempton, and covering letters. There is also a press release, dated 17 November 1969, concerning Aiken's receipt of the 1969 National Medal for Literature.


Index Terms

Correspondence
Literary prizes--Press coverage.
O'Neil, Eugene -- Correspondence
Press releases.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Conrad Aiken papers, ms 841. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxItem
11Letter, Brewster, Massachusetts to Eugene O'Neil, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1970 July 2
 
2Postcard, Brewster, Massachusetts to Eugene O'Neil, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1970 July 19