James T. Farrell poem [Willie Collins' Victory]

James T. Farrell poem [Willie Collins' Victory]

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Farrell, James T., (James Thomas), 1904-1979
Title: James T. Farrell poem [Willie Collins' Victory]
Dates: 20th century
Quantity: 0.05 Linear feet (2 items in 1 portfolio)
Abstract:The collection consists of typescripts of the first and second versions of the poem, by James T. Farrell, published under the title "Willie Collins speaking" with annotations and corrections by the author. Both versions are kept in an envelope with the published version that appears on page 47 in the Collected Poems of James T. Farrell. The first version is entitled "Willie Collins' greatest victory." The second version is entitled "Willie Collins' victory in his grave."
Coll. Number: ms922

Biographical/Historical Note

James T. Farrell was an American novelist and poet of the mid-20th century.


Arranged in chronological order.

Index Terms

American poetry--20th century.

General Notes

Published edition available in the University of Georgia, Georgia Room in Collected poems of James T. Farrell, New York, Fleet Pub. Corp., 1965.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

James T. Farrell poem [Willie Collins' Victory], MS 922. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Willie Collins' Greatest Victory (1st version)
12Willie Collins' Victory in His Grave (2nd version)