Walter Blackstock

Walter Blackstock

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Blackstock, Walter, 1917-1976
Creator: Yenawine, Wayne Stewart, 1911-1981
Title: Walter Blackstock
Dates: 1942-1943
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet (1 folder; MS 902 to MS 904 housed together in 1 half box)
Coll. Number: ms902
Location: 32108050816738

Biographical/Historical Note

Walter Blackstock was a poet born in Atlanta, Georgia in 1917. He graduated with an AB from the University of Georgia in 1942, graduated from Vanderbilt University with an AM in 1944, and graduated from Yale University with a Ph.D. in 1952.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of manuscript versions of poems from Walter Blackstock's book Quest for Beauty deposited with the Library in February of 1943. Also included is a brief review, a letter to Library director Yenawine, and a photograph of Blackstock, University of Georgia class of 1942.


Arranged in chronological order.

Index Terms

Blackstock, Walter, 1917-1976
Manuscripts for publication.
Poets, American--Georgia.
University of Georgia. -- Alumni and alumnae

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Walter Blackstock. MS 902. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.