University of Texas at Austin

Edward Dahlberg

Creator: Dahlberg, Edward, 1900-1977
Title: Edward Dahlberg Collection
Dates: 1926-1975, undated
Extent: 85 boxes (35.70 linear feet), 19 galley folders (gf), 3 oversize folders (osf)
Abstract: The collection of American novelist, poet, and critic Edward Dahlberg contains manuscripts for many of his works, several of which are documented in-depth by research notes, multiple drafts, proofs, reviews, and correspondence, such as his autobiography Because I was Flesh (1964). Also present are extensive materials from Dahlberg bibliographer and editor Harold Billings. Other major correspondents include Kay Boyle, Dominick Browne, Stanley Burnshaw, Isabella Gardner, Josephine Herbst, Anthony Kerrigan, James Laughlin, Frank MacShane, Charles Olson, Donald J. Paquette, Herbert Read, William M. Ryan, Victor Weybright, Jonathan Williams, William Carlos Williams, and Louis Zukofsky.
Call Number: Manuscript Collection MS-01037
Language: English, French, Spanish
Access: Open for research. This collection is fully described in the Ransom Center's onsite card catalog. Please contact the Center for details about content or accessibility: Reference