David Patrick McIntosh Papers,1965-1989

Collection Number: 7562

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
David Patrick McIntosh papers, 1965-1989.
Collection Number:
7562
Creator:
David McIntosh, 1950-1989.
Quantity:
3.5 cubic ft.
Audio tapes, correspondence, journals, poetry, songs, fiction, plays.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Correspondence, journals, poetry, songs, fiction, and plays by David McIntosh. Includes audio tapes of his short opera, Can.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

David Patrick McIntosh was born in Philadelphia and grew up in Omaha, Nebraska, where he attended a Jesuit school. He later moved to Tennessee, where worked with an alternative theater company in Knoxville, The Play Group, from 1974-1979, and then moved to New York City. In New York he wrote and worked both in the theatre and at the New York City Gay and Lesbian Center where he designed an ornamental garden. He died from complications of AIDS in 1989.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Correspondence, journals, poetry, songs, fiction, and plays by David McIntosh. Includes audio tapes of his short opera, Can.
SUBJECTS

Names:
McIntosh, David, 1950-1989.
New York City Gay and Lesbian Center.
Play Group (Knoxville, Tenn.)

Subjects:
Gay men.
Gay men's writings.
Experimental theater--New York (State)--New York.
Gardens--Design.
Gay liberation movement--New York (State)--New York.
Dramatists.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Restrictions on use:
Restricted.
Cite As:
David Patrick McIntosh papers, #7562. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

RELATED MATERIALS

Collecting program: Human Sexuality Collection.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Correspondence and writings
Box 1 Folder 1
McIntosh's Garden at the Gay and Lesbian Center, NYC
Box 1 Folder 2
Kira Letters (Correspondence from Kira Gale, 1980 )
Box 1 Folder 3
Kira Letters (Correspondence from Kira Gale, 1981 )
Box 1 Folder 4
Kira Letters (Correspondence from Kira Gale, 1981 )
Box 1 Folder 5
Kira Letters (Correspondence from Kira Gale, 1982 )
Box 1 Folder 6
Kira Letters (Correspondence from Kira Gale, 1983 )
Box 1 Folder 7
Kira Letters (Correspondence from Kira Gale, 1986 )
Box 1 Folder 8
CAN Correspondence
Box 1 Folder 9
CAN Correspodnence
Box 1 Folder 10
Correspondence, 1979-1983
Box 1 Folder 11
Letters, 1979-1981
Box 1 Folder 12
Letters
Box 1 Folder 13
Correspondence
Box 1 Folder 14
Letters to Mr. Haber, David's Psychiatrist, 1987
Box 1 Folder 15
Letters to Chuck, (Charles Scriber?)
Box 1 Folder 16
Fishing at Fort Walker and Three Other Plays
Box 1 Folder 17
The Piper Man
Box 1 Folder 18
The Piper Man
Box 1 Folder 19
The Piper Man
Box 1 Folder 20
Leoner
Box 1 Folder 21
Mama's Boy
Box 1 Folder 22
Hello!
Box 1 Folder 23
Hello!
Box 1 Folder 24
Lacie
Box 1 Folder 25
Lacie
Box 1 Folder 26
Lacie
Box 1 Folder 27
Martha
Box 1 Folder 28
Martha
Box 1 Folder 29
The T-Rific Two
Box 1 Folder 30
Evangeline
Box 1 Folder 31
Evangeline
Box 1 Folder 32
200 RPM
Box 1 Folder 33
The Poplar Patch
Box 1 Folder 34
Adam
Box 1 Folder 35
Okuni
Box 1 Folder 36
Okuni
Box 1 Folder 37
CAN
Box 1 Folder 38
Althea
Box 1 Folder 39
Fiction
Box 1 Folder 40
Dr. Brody
Box 1 Folder 41
First Hand
Box 1 Folder 42
October
Box 1 Folder 43
Mortal Love
Box 1 Folder 44
Self-Portrait in Jan. 1978 and Miscellaneous Writings
Box 1 Folder 45
Poetry Drafts
Box 1 Folder 46
Miscellaneous
Box 1 Folder 47
Alternate Roots
Box 1 Folder 48
Miscellaneous
Box 1 Folder 49
Miscellaneous, 1981
Box 1 Folder 50
Miscellaneous Ideas
Box 1 Folder 51
Miscellaneous Buisness
Box 1 Folder 52
Miscellaneous Writing
Box 2 Folder 1
David McIntosh's Biography by David Rain, Memorial Eulogies
Box 2 Folder 2
Correspondence, 1986-1989
Box 2 Folder 3
Letters, ca. 1988
Box 2 Folder 4
Jack Eric Williams
Box 2 Folder 5
Letters to Jack Eric Williams
Box 2 Folder 6
Letters to Jack Eric Williams
Box 2 Folder 7
Reviews for the Play Group Productions
Box 2 Folder 8
Garden Design
Box 3 Folder 1
Photographs of McIntosh, Family and Friends
Box 3 Folder 2
McIntosh's Death Certificate and Obituary
Box 3 Folder 3
Missing Lissie, Summer, 1976
Box 3 Folder 4
Poetry Drafts
Box 3 Folder 5
Poetry Drafts
Box 3 Folder 6
Poems
Box 3 Folder 7
Poems - Knoxville, 1976
Box 3 Folder 8
A Knoxville Book, McIntosh's Published Book of Poetry, 1977
Box 3 Folder 9
Poems from Summer 1988
Box 3 Folder 10
Poetry Drafts
Box 3 Folder 11
Poetry Drafts
Box 3 Folder 12
Poetry Drafts
Box 3 Folder 13
Poetry Drafts
Box 3 Folder 14
Poetry Drafts
Box 3 Folder 15
Poetry Drafts
Box 4 Folder 1
Creations
Box 4 Folder 2
Creations
Box 4 Folder 3
Creations
Box 4 Folder 4
Creations
Box 4 Folder 5
Poetry Drafts
Box 4 Folder 6
Poetry Drafts
Box 4 Folder 7
Miscellaneous Writing
Box 4 Folder 8
Miscellaneous Writing
Box 4 Folder 9
Miscellaneous Writing
Journals and scrapbooks
Box 5 Folder 1
Nov. 16, 1965
Box 5 Folder 2
Oct. 10, 1968; Oct. 30, 1968
Box 5 Folder 3
Oct. 17, 1969
Box 5 Folder 4
1970?
Box 5 Folder 5
Early 1970's?
Box 5 Folder 6
Jan. 1970
Box 5 Folder 7
Feb. 1970
Box 5 Folder 8
Feb. 1970
Box 5 Folder 9
Feb. 1970
Box 5 Folder 10
Feb. 25, 1970
Box 5 Folder 11
Apr. 1970
Box 5 Folder 12
July 1970
Box 5 Folder 13
Sept. 1970
Box 5 Folder 14
May 1, 1971
Box 5 Folder 15
Mar. 16, 1974
Box 5 Folder 16
Aug. 20, 1974
Box 5 Folder 17
Oct. 1974
Box 5 Folder 18
Knoxville, Jan. 1976
Box 5 Folder 19
June 2, 1976
Box 5 Folder 20
Nov. 10, 1976
Box 5 Folder 21
Jan. 1978
Box 5 Folder 22
June 14, 1979
Box 5 Folder 23
Thanksgiving, 1981
Box 5 Folder 24
Nov. 29, 1983
Box 6 Folder 1
Jan. 26, 1985
Box 6 Folder 2
Apr. 17, 1985
Box 6 Folder 3
Sept. 2, 1985
Box 6 Folder 4
n.d.
Box 6 Folder 5
n.d.
Box 6 Folder 6
n.d.
Audiocassettes
tr 6791
"Christmas Songs for Queers," tape 1
tr 6792
"Christmas Songs for Queers," tape 2
tr 6793a
"Christmas Songs for Queers," 1979 , Side A
tr 6793a
"Christmas Songs for Queers," 1979 , Side A
"David McIntosh Piano/Songs: 'This Gown,' 'Grasshopper Song,'" Side B
tr 6794a
"Interview with a Doctor on AIDS"
tr 6795a
"McIntosh/Young: Piano, Vocals"
tr 6796a
"Can," David McIntosh's Short Opera
tr 6797a
"David McIntosh Piano/Songs"