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Charles Norman, 1904-
Literary File, Photography Collection

46 items

Acquisition: Internal transfers
Access: Open for research
Processed by: Susan McClellan, 2006
RLIN Record ID: None

Table of Contents

Scope and Contents
Item List
Index of Photographers

Scope and Contents

The Charles Norman Literary File consists of 46 photographs, the majority of which are portraits of various people, including Norman, E. E. Cummings, Ezra Pound, and Thomas Wolfe. There are also stills from a TV production of A Journey of a Night. An index at the end of this guide lists photographers whose work is featured in this file. Further descriptions of some items are available in a card catalog in the repository.

This file forms a part of the Literary File Collection, which is comprised of photographs and albums withdrawn from the libraries and/or papers of literary figures, and generally include portraits and images collected by or of those figures.

*Items are located at PH:LF:Norman, C., unless otherwise indicated.

Item List

Container Accession / P No. Description
*P1-P6 Portraits of Charles Norman alone and with Hilaire Hiler (P4), Dawn Powell (P5), and two unidentified children (P6).
* P7-P8Portraits of Carl Carmer alone (P7) and with his wife (P8).
* P9-P10Portraits of Thomas Wolfe.
*P11 Portrait of "Kierjek."
* P12Snapshot of Marion Morehouse and E. E. Cummings.
*P13 Portrait of E. E. Cummings.
*P14 Group portrait of Man Ray, Hilaire Hiler, Walter Miller, Ezra Pound, Lew Copeland, Vernon Campbell, Curtis Moffet, Tristan Tzara, and Jean Cocteau, 1923.
*P15-P16, P17A-P17B, P18-P21 Portraits of Ezra Pound at various ages.
*P22 Photographic reproduction of a painting by Wyndham Lewis of Pound.
*P23-P24 Photographs of a "hieratic head" (P23) and a "life mask" (P24) of Pound; negative of a page featuring the "life mask" portrait.
*P25 Photographic reproduction of a halftone print of a portrait of Pound's mother.
*P26 Snapshot of Mary de Rachewiltz (Pound's daughter).
*P27-P38Stills from a TV production of A Journey of a Night.
*P39A-P39B View of Ezra Pound's birthplace (P39B is an enlargement of P39A).
*P40A-P40C 2 snapshots of Pound's home in Wyncotte, Pa., (P40A-P40B) and the original negatives (1 strip of BW 120mm film) (P40C).
NV:LF BoxesP41 Nitrate negative of Ezra Pound.

Index of Photographers

Hoppé, E. O. (Emile Otto), 1878-1972--P17A
Morehouse, Marion, 1906-1969--P3
Tate Gallery--P22
United Press International--P18
Wide World Photos, Inc.--P6, P20-P21

Charles Norman Literary File Finding Aid
(Last modified: 21 June 2007)

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