ELWYN B. ROBINSON DEPARTMENT OF SPECIAL COLLECTIONS
CHESTER FRITZ LIBRARY
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH DAKOTA
GRAND FORKS, NORTH DAKOTA 58282

THOMAS McGRATH PAPERS

COLLECTION: OGL#308 (addition)

DATES: 1984-1985

SIZE: .5 linear feet

INTRODUCTION

ACQUISITION: This addition to the Thomas McGrath Papers was deposited in the Orin G. Libby Manuscript Collection by Bob Lewis, Professor of English, University of North Dakota, in June of 1985 (Acc.#85-1394).

ACCESS: Available for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Department of Special Collections.

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

This addition to the Thomas McGrath Papers contains a typescript of a 1984 interview with Thomas McGrath, manuscripts of This Coffin Has No Handles (which was earlier entitled 'All But the Last'); manuscripts of "Letters and Leaves: McGrath's Indian Culture Versus Whitman's Poetic Tradition"; manuscripts of "Seven Poems By Thomas McGrath"; and correspondence

BOX AND FOLDER INVENTORY

Box 3
Folder

  1. Correspondence and Miscellaneous 1985
  2. Interview with Thomas McGrath by James A. Rogers 1984
  3. Manuscript of "Letters and Leaves: McGrath's Indian Culture versus Whitman's Poetic Tradition" Published in North Dakota Quarterly, Vol. 53, No. 1, Winter 1985
  4. Manuscript of "Seven Poems" by Thomas McGrath. Published in North Dakota Quarterly, Vol. 53, No. 1, 1985
  5. Manuscript: "All But the Last," pp 1-150 (This Coffin Has No Handles)
  6. Manuscript: "All But the Last," pp 151-300 (This Coffin Has No Handles)
  7. Manuscript: "All But the Last," pp 301-435 Comments, (This Coffin Has No Handles)
  8. Manuscript: This Coffin Has No Handles, (pp 1 - 150). Printed in North Dakota Quarterly, Vol.52, No. 4, Fall 1984
  9. Manuscript: This Coffin Has No Handles, (pp 151 - 300).
  10. Manuscript: This Coffin Has No Handles, (pp 301 - 435).
 Original Donation: 1940-1975
  Additions:
 1st: 1973-76  2nd: 1973-75  3rd: 1976-1978  4th: 1984-85  5th
 6th: 1953  7th: 1985  8th: 1988  9th: 1985-91  10th: 1949-90
 11th: 1991  12th: 1986-91  13th: 1983  14th: 1975-91  15th: 1972
 16th: 1991  17th  18th: 1956-84  19th: 1992  20th
 21st  22nd: 1975-88  23rd: 1984-91  24th: 1955-89  25th: 1987-95
 26th: 1998  27th  28th: 1999  29th: 1967-99  30th: 1947-81
 31st: 1953-1991  32nd: 1990, 2003      

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