ELWYN B. ROBINSON DEPARTMENT OF SPECIAL COLLECTIONS
CHESTER FRITZ LIBRARY
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH DAKOTA
GRAND FORKS, NORTH DAKOTA 58202

THOMAS McGRATH PAPERS

COLLECTION: OGL#308 (addition)

DATES: 1954-1996

SIZE: 3 folders

INTRODUCTION

ACQUISITION: This addition to the Thomas McGrath Papers was deposited in the Orin G. Libby Manuscript Collection by Richard Nickson of New York via Robert Lewis of the UND English Department on May 13, 1996 (Acc.#96-2075).

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

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

This addition consists primarily of correspondence between Nickson and McGrath from 1955-1989, and notably the letter from McGrath telling of his shooting of an intruder at his ex-wife's home on September 3, 1975.

BOX AND FOLDER INVENTORY

Box 6
Folder

  1. Correspondence - to Nickson from McGrath: 1954-1989
  2. Correspondence - miscellaneous: 1968-1996
  3. Book cover to Staves: A Book of Songs, by Richard Nickson and introduction by McGrath, 1977.

SEPARATIONS RECORD

Staves: A Book of Songs was removed from the collection and deposited in the general stack of the Chester Fritz Library.


 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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