George Fraser Collection of Laura (Riding) Jackson Letters, 1971-1983

Collection Number: 6316

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
The George Fraser collection of Laura (Riding) Jackson Letters, 1971-1983
Collection Number:
6316
Creator:
George Fraser
Quantity:
.3 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Photocopies of correspondence.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Photocopies of correspondence, mainly from Laura (Riding) Jackson to George Fraser, in which they discuss Jacob's work as well as each other's literary work and other authors, including Robert Graves, James Reeves, and Norman Cameron.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

A professor of English at Leicester University in Great Britain, George Fraser was the advisor of Mark Jacobs, whose dissertation examined the poetry of American author and critic Laura (Riding) Jackson.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Photocopies of correspondence, mainly from Laura (Riding) Jackson to George Fraser, in which they discuss Jacob's work as well as each other's literary work and other authors, including Robert Graves, James Reeves, and Norman Cameron.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Fraser, George.
Graves, Robert, 1895-
Jackson, Laura (Riding), 1901-
Reeves, James.

Subjects:
American literature--20th century.
American poetry--20th century.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
The George Fraser collection of Laura (Riding) Jackson Letters, 1971-1983. #6316. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1 Folder 1
L(R)J to George Fraser
Jan. 14, 1971-Dec. 28, 1972
Box 1 Folder 2
L(R)J to George Fraser (cont'd)
Jan. 4-May 23, 1973
Box 1 Folder 3
L(R)J to George Fraser (cont'd)
June 1-Sept. 30, 1973
Box 1 Folder 4
L(R)J to George Fraser (cont'd)
Oct. 5-Dec. 31, 1973
Box 1 Folder 5
L(R)J to George Fraser (cont'd)
Feb. 25-Dec. 9, 1974
Box 1 Folder 6
L(R)J to George Fraser (cont'd)
Apr. 11, 1975-Nov. 13, 1977
Box 1 Folder 7
L(R)J to George Fraser (cont'd)
Jan. 22, 1978-Dec. 28, 1980
Box 1 Folder 8
L(R)J to George Fraser (cont'd)
Feb. 17, 1981-Feb. 6, 1983