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C. David Heymann Ezra Pound Collection

Type of Material: Research material for the author's book, Ezra Pound: The Last Rower.
Personal Name: C. David Heymann
Collection ID: Collection 246
Creator: C. David Heymann
Extent: 4 cubic ft.
Span Dates: 1920-1974

ADMINISTRATIVE INFORMATION

Title
C. David Heymann Ezra Pound Collection
Collection 246

Description
Research material for the author's book, Ezra Pound: The Last Rower.
4 cubic ft.
Interviews, letters, and photographs pertaining to Ezra Pound.

Introduction
C. David Heymann, author of Ezra Pound: The Last Rower, donated approximately 4 cubic feet of his related research material to Stony Brook University in 1997.

Mr. Heymann is the author of several acclaimed biographies, including Poor Little Rich Girl: The Life and Legend of Barbara Hutton, A Woman Named Jackie: An Intimate Biography of Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis, R.F.K: A Candid Biography of Robert F. Kennedy and Liz: An Intimate Biography of Elizabeth Taylor.

Collection Note
The material contained within the Ezra Pound Collection was utilized by Mr. Heymann for the purpose of writing Ezra Pound: The Last Rower. Documents include manuscript drafts, correspondence, transcripts, and photographs. The collection consists of 3 series: Research Material, Manuscripts Drafts, and Photographs.

The original order and folder headings have been maintained where applicable and re-created in other instances to assist researchers. Items housed in acidic or metal housings have been removed from these housings for preservation reasons. These materials have been placed in acid free folders and containers. All metal clips have been removed and replaced, in accordance with accepted archival standards of preservation.

Language(s)
English.

Access
The collection is open to researchers.

Rights and Permissions
Stony Brook University Libraries' consent as the physical owner of the materials does not address copyright issues that may affect publication rights. It is the sole responsibility of the user of Special Collections and University Archives materials to investigate the copyright status of any given work and to seek and obtain permission where needed prior to a distribution or publication. 

Permission to examine material is not authorization to publish. A separate written application for permission to publish must be submitted. Where Stony Brook University does not hold copyright interests, permission to publish must be obtained from the holder of the copyright interests. Researchers who plan the eventual publication of their work should inquire as to restrictions on publication before beginning their research. In granting permission to publish, the University does not surrender its own right thereafter to publish any of the materials from its collections, nor does it grant permission for more than one-time use.

Preferred Citation

[Item], [Box], C. David Heymann Ezra Pound Collection, Special Collections, Stony Brook University Libraries. 

INVENTORY

SERIES I: RESEARCH MATERIAL

Box 1

Letters from Beinecke Rare Books and Manuscript Collection, Yale University (1 of 2)
Letters from Beinecke Rare Books and Manuscript Collection, Yale University (2 of 2)
Transcripts of WWII Radio Broadcasts (1 of 3)
Transcripts of WWII Radio Broadcasts (2 of 3)
Transcripts of WWII Radio Broadcasts (3 of 3)

Box 2

State Department and Justice Department Files (1 of 5)
State Department and Justice Department Files (2 of 5)
State Department and Justice Department Files (3 of 5)
State Department and Justice Department Files (4 of 5)
State Department and Justice Department Files (5 of 5)
Correspondence, general (1 of 2)
Correspondence, general (2 of 2)
Correspondence, Louis Untermeyer
Correspondence, National Archives and Records Service
Interview with Garcia Livi, Library of Congress, 1963 March 24
Archibald MacLeish: poetry and opinion, The Pisan Cantos of Ezra Pound
Miscellaneous

Box 3

La Destra, Issue November/December 1972
Agenda, Issue Autumn/Winter 1970
Assorted criticism
Arthur Miller on Ezra Pound from 30 Years of Treasory
Steber Report from the Library of Congress
Julien Cornell files from Beinecke Library, Yale University
Letter to Woodrow Wilson, 1913 March 3
Wabash College, Indiana, 1907-8
Grab and Johnson manuscript of Yale University's broadcast for Pound's 70th birthday
Italian Quarterly, Special Ezra Pound Issue, Spring 1973
Letters from Pound to Amy Lowell
Ezra Pound at St. Elizabeth's
Harry Meacher File, University of Virginia
Archibald MacLeish file (restricted)
Robert Fitzgerald on Ezra Pound
Houghton Library, Harvard University: holdings on Ezra Pound
Pisan Cantos
Allen Ginsberg to Ezra Pound: unpublished Ginsberg journals
Assorted articles, reviews, etc

SERIES II: MANUSCRIPT DRAFTS

Box 4

Original Manuscript of Ezra Pound: The Last Rower (1 of 8)
Original Manuscript of Ezra Pound: The Last Rower (2 of 8)
Original Manuscript of Ezra Pound: The Last Rower (3 of 8)
Original Manuscript of Ezra Pound: The Last Rower (4 of 8)

Box 5

Original Manuscript of Ezra Pound: The Last Rower (5 of 8)
Original Manuscript of Ezra Pound: The Last Rower (6 of 8)
Original Manuscript of Ezra Pound: The Last Rower (7 of 8)
Original Manuscript of Ezra Pound: The Last Rower (8 of 8)

SERIES III: PHOTOGRAPHS

Ezra Pound, July 1959
Ezra Pound, Rapallo, 1960s
Ezra Pound, 1920 (copy)
Ezra Pound, 1945 (copy)
Ezra Pound, undated
Ezra Pound and Dorothy Brunnenburg, 1959
Photograph of witnesses who were brought from Italy to testify against Pound
Ezra Pound, undated
Ezra Pound, undated
Ezra Pound, undated


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