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Box 7

 Container

Contains 33 Collections and/or Records:

Letter from Christien Gholson to Robert Bixby, 2005-02-16

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 1
Identifier: Item 9
Scope and Contents The letter is regarding Gholson apologizing for taking so long to get the corrections back to Bixby. Gholson also states that he has finished a series of burning prose-poems and has enclosed one such poem on the back page of the letter.
Dates: Created: 2005-02-16

Cover of Phenomenology by Christian Gholson

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 1
Identifier: Item 10
Scope and Contents Printed on two separate sheets of paper is the front and back cover of [i]Phenomonolgy.[/i]
Dates: 1987-2009; Majority of material found within Bulk 1992-2009; Other: Date acquired: 2012

Manuscript of Christien Gholson's Phenomenology

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 1
Identifier: Item 11
Scope and Contents Manuscript comes with many edits and on page 12, a piece of the poem "Name that Tune" is glued into the manuscript on completely different paper.
Dates: 1987-2009; Majority of material found within Bulk 1992-2009; Other: Date acquired: 2012

Surfaces by Michael Gessner

 File — Box: 7, Folder: 2
Identifier: Folder 2
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is housed in 136 boxes (the first 135 labeled by Bixby himself) which document the creative output of March Street Press between 1992 until 2009. The bulk of the collection contains correspondence between the editor (Robert J. Bixby) and authors, manuscripts, proofs, copyright documents, photographs, cover art and ephemera. It also contains a complete run of the magazine, Parting Gifts, as well as copy of each book published by the press. The...
Dates: 1987-2009; Majority of material found within Bulk 1992-2009; Other: Date acquired: 2012

Letter from Michael Gessner to Robert Bixby

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 2
Identifier: Item 1
Scope and Contents Contains a manuscript of Gessner's chapbook [i]Surfaces[/i] as well as an envelope; Also comes with Gessner's address.
Dates: 1987-2009; Majority of material found within Bulk 1992-2009; Other: Date acquired: 2012

Letter from Michael Gessner to Robert Bixby

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 2
Identifier: Item 2
Scope and Contents Letter contains the copyright notices of rights for each poem cited on the acknowledgement page, corrected galleys for Gessner's manuscript [i]Surfaces[/i], and a biographical note. There is also a mention of how Gessner might not be allowed to use his poem "Red Deer Rock" so he is writing another poem just in case about the self-portraits of Frida Kahlo.
Dates: 1987-2009; Majority of material found within Bulk 1992-2009; Other: Date acquired: 2012

Manuscript for Surfaces by Michael Gessner

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 2
Identifier: Item 3
Scope and Contents Contains several edits in red marker throughout the manuscript
Dates: 1987-2009; Majority of material found within Bulk 1992-2009; Other: Date acquired: 2012

Copyright information on American Literary Review

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 2
Identifier: Item 4
Scope and Contents The phrase "Copyrighted, reverts to author" is underlined and Michael Gessner's poem "Rights of Spring" is written next to the copyright notice.
Dates: 1987-2009; Majority of material found within Bulk 1992-2009; Other: Date acquired: 2012

E-mail from Elizabeth Licata, editor of Buffalo Spree magazine, to Michael Gessner, 2005-11-28

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 2
Identifier: Item 5
Scope and Contents E-mail grants Gessner permission to republish any of his poems that were originally published in Buffalo Spree. Gessner's poem "Red Deeer Rock" is written under the copyright notice.
Dates: Created: 2005-11-28

Copyright information for Chiron Review

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 2
Identifier: Item 6
Scope and Contents The phrase "Copyrighted, reverts to author" is underlined and Michael Gessner's poem "Christein's Last Words" is written next to the copyright notice.
Dates: 1987-2009; Majority of material found within Bulk 1992-2009; Other: Date acquired: 2012