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Jack Hirschman collection
The papers of Jack Hirschman consist of correspondence between Hirschman and Thomas Parkinson. The correspondence touches on their experience in Hanover, NH as well as their respective works in progress. There are also numerous mentions of fellow poets Alan Ginsburg, Karl Shapiro, Charles Olson, Robert Creeley and Robert Duncan, as well as other contemporaries. A collection of poems by Hirschman is also included.
- Hirschman, Jack, b. 1933 (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Conditions Governing Use
Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.
.25 linear ft. (1 box)
Language of Materials
Jack Hirschman (b.1933), poet and social activist. Contains a collection of 19 letters between poets Jack Hirschman and Thomas Parkinson. Also includes a few Hirschman poems in typescript and 2 postcards. The letters discuss their writing, teaching and publishing efforts.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Herbert Faulkner West 1922 Memorial Fund; Purchase; 2012
Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA