ELWYN B. ROBINSON DEPARTMENT OF SPECIAL COLLECTIONS
CHESTER FRITZ LIBRARY
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH DAKOTA
GRAND FORKS, NORTH DAKOTA 58202
COLLECTION: OGL#308 (addition)
ACQUISITION: This addition to the Thomas McGrath Papers was deposited in the Orin G. Libby Manuscript Collection by Dr. Robert Lewis of the UND English Department on June 28, 1993 (Acc.#93-1893), February 9, 1996 (Acc.##96-2056), and March 20, 1996 (Acc.#96-2068).
ACCESS: Available for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Department of Special Collections.
This addition to the McGrath papers consists of photographs, publications in which McGrath is featured, correspondence from 1987-1995, photocopied title pages of McGrath's books inscribed and signed by him to Richard Nickson, and Eric Blau's play "The Grass Eats the Horse" - about McGrath.
Photographs were taken out of the collection and placed in the Orin G. Libby Photographic Collection. They are numbered OGL #308-48 through OGL#308-56.
Materials large in size were placed in the Orin G. Libby Oversized Collections. This material consists of David Pink programs and other programs that were given in the honor of Thomas McGrath.
Also separated from the McGrath collection were two books. They are:
Onthebus: A New Literary Magazine, by the Bombshelter Press of Los Angeles, issue 8 & 9; Vol. III, No. 2, and Vol. IV, No. 1. The book contains an interview with McGrath on pp. 256-266. It was placed in the Special Collections book stacks.
...All But the Last. by Thomas McGrath, 1984. (Russian translation).
Two audio tapes were also separated from the McGrath Papers and placed in the Audio Tape Collection in the Department. They are numbered: 1801 and 1802.
|Original Donation: 1940-1975|
|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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