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NED O'GORMAN PAPERS PART 2
FOLDER LISTING


Box: 1 Fold: 1 Lee Ambrose
December 20, 1980

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Lee Ambrose to Ned O'Gorman regarding the possibility of O'Gorman working as an English teacher in China. Reference to Clara Roesch.

Box: 1 Fold: 2 Rev. John Andrew
April 8, 1989

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Rev. John Andrew to Ned O'Gorman. Possible reference to Peter Worsley.

Box: 1 Fold: 3 Dame Janet Baker
2001 and not dated

DESCRIPTION: 10 ALS (2 with envelopes) from Dame Janet Baker to Ned O'Gorman. 1 b/w photograph of Baker. References to her husband's (Keith Shelley) stroke, Sir Isaiah Berlin, and O'Gorman's son, Ricky.

Box: 1 Fold: 4 Betty Bartelme
July 20, 1956

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Betty Bartelme to Ned O'Gorman regarding the publication of his poetry. Bartelme is working for P.J. Kenedy and Sons Publishers and Booksellers.

Box: 1 Fold: 5 Nicola Bauman
not dated

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Nicola Bauman to Ned O'Gorman thanking him for a lovely day. References to "Will."

Box: 1 Fold: 6 Sir Isaiah Berlin
1991-1992

DESCRIPTION: 4 TLS and 1 TC from Sir Isaiah Berlin to Ned O'Gorman mostly regarding dates and times to meet. Reference to Helen Whitney.

Box: 1 Fold: 7 Sir Isaiah Berlin
1993-1994

DESCRIPTION: 3 TLS from Sir Isaiah Berlin to Ned O'Gorman mostly setting times to meet. Reference to Abbado and Carlos Kleiber. 1 TLS from Mrs. Pat Utechin, Secretary to Sir Isaiah Berlin. 1 TL dictated but not signed by Isaiah Berlin initialed by Pat Utechin.

Box: 1 Fold: 8 Sir Isaiah Berlin
1995-1996

DESCRIPTION: 5 TLS and 1 TL from Sir Isaiah Berlin to Ned O'Gorman. Reference to Miss Uschida, Ricky O'Gorman's death, his views on pluralism, Miss Baker, and Miss Matsuko.

Box: 1 Fold: 9 Sir Isaiah Berlin
1997

DESCRIPTION: 2 ACS from Pat Utechin regarding the death of Sir Isaiah Berlin and a meeting with Lady Aline Berlin.

Box: 1 Fold: 10 Lady Aline Berlin
1998 - 2002

DESCRIPTION: 4 TLS from Lady Aline Berlin to Ned O'Gorman. 1 TLS from Pat Utechin writing for Lady Berlin to Ned O'Gorman. The subjects of the letters include arrangements to meet, O'Gorman's book of poems, and the Berlin/Akhmatova opera. Reference to Mr. Lacey.

Box: 1 Fold: 11 Sir Isaiah Berlin
January 14, 1998

DESCRIPTION: Order of Service for the Memorial Service for Sir Isaiah Berlin at the Hampstead Synagogue, London. Includes an excerpt from the poem "Without a Hero" by Anna Akhmatova.

Box: 1 Fold: 12 Daniel Berrigan
1999 and not dated

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 10/17/1999 from Daniel Berrigan to Ned O'Gorman written on a program for "The Future of Catholic Radicalism: Dialogues with Daniel Berrigan" at DePaul University. Reference to Paul Moore.

1 ALS dated from Daniel Berrigan to Ned O'Gorman thanking him for his poems. Reference to his own spinal surgery. The letter is written on a page containing a typed poem titled "Those I Love are Subjected Once More to a Farcical Trial."

Box: 1 Fold: 13 Louise Bogan
December 1967

DESCRIPTION: 1 ACS from Louise Bogan to Ned O'Gorman. A holiday card printed with a woodcut titled "Jerusalem" from the Nuremberg Chronicle published by Anton Koberger.

Box: 1 Fold: 14 Tony Brackett
not dated

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Tony Brackett to Mrs. O'Gorman with reference to his entering the Holy Priesthood and to Ned.

1 ALS from Tony Brackett to Ned O'Gorman with reference to a poem written by O'Gorman in Brackett's honor.

Box: 1 Fold: 15 Thomas Joseph Brennan
July 17, 1950

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Rev. Thomas Joseph Brennan at Notre Dame to Mr. and Mrs. Samuel O'Gorman regarding their son, Ned O'Gorman and his situation. Rev. Brennan suggests a place in France run by Dominicans as a place for meditation and study.

Box: 1 Fold: 16 Betty Caldwell
January 7, 1981

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Betty Caldwell to Ricky O'Gorman regarding a Christmas gift, her son Paul, and a visit to New York.

Box: 1 Fold: 17 Edith Capon
June 25, 1958

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Edith Capon to Ned O'Gorman. References to David Archer, John Deakin, George Barker, and Iris Orton(?).

Box: 1 Fold: 17.5 Sally Cease
January 9, 1980

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Sally Cease to Ned O'Gorman regarding her family and writing.

Box: 1 Fold: 18 Marjorie Thalheimer Coleman
not dated

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS (photocopy) from Marjorie Thalheimer Coleman to "Avery" at Seabury Press regarding Ned O'Gorman's manuscript "Venerated Trinkets, Kept Memorials and Things Lifted Up." Coleman points to places in the manuscript that maybe of concern with respect to libel and invasion of privacy. Each of the three pages of the letter has the top portion torn off. Reference to Rev. Martin D'Arcy, S.J.

Box: 1 Fold: 19 Robert Coles
January 31, 1983 and February 28, 1994

DESCRIPTION: 2 TLS from Robert Coles at Harvard University Health Serivces to Ned O'Gorman.

Box: 1 Fold: 20 Arlene Croce
January 1, 1995

DESCRIPTION: 1 ACS from Arlene Croce to Ned O'Gorman thanking him for calling.

Box: 1 Fold: 21 Cyril Cusack
1960 - 1995

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 1/30/1960 from Cyril Cusack to Ned O'Gorman regarding Maureen's health and with reference to Dr. Paul Wood.

1 ALS dated 5/23/1961 from Cyril Cusack to Ned O'Gorman with reference to acting in "The Power and the Glory," T.V. version.

1 ALS not dated from Cyril Cusack to Ned O'Gorman with reference to Miss Marshall and Cusack's autobiography.

1 ALS dated 6/26/1961 from Maureen Cusack to Ned O'Gorman with reference to Miss Marshall.

1 ALS dated 1/30/1962 from Cusack to O'Gorman regarding the review of two books for Dona (?), listing the productions Cusack has been involved in during the previous year and commenting on Irish Theatre.

1 ACS (postcard) dated 5/1/1962 from Cyril Cusack to Ned O'Gorman with

reference to his son, Padraig Cusack.

1 TLS dated 11/10/1993 from Mary Cusack to Ned O'Gorman with reference to her children, Paul and Catherine Cusack.

1 TLS dated 3/9/1995 from Mary Cusack to Ned O'Gorman with reference to Ricky O'Gorman.

Box: 1 Fold: 22 Martin D'Arcy, S.J.
June 7, 1960

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Rev. Martin D'Arcy, S.J. to Ned O'Gorman. Discussing O'Gorman's poetry particularly his book The Night of the Hammer. Reference to Rev. Brian McGrath, S.J.

Box: 1 Fold: 23 R. Deen at Commonweal
January 28, 1997

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from R. Deen at Commonweal to Ned O'Gorman regarding O'Gorman's poetry.

Box: 1 Fold: 24 Eleanor Drew
June 29, 1943

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Eleanor Drew to Ned O'Gorman with reference to his sister, Patricia O'Gorman.

Box: 1 Fold: 25 Richard Eberhart
1961

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Richard Eberhart to Ned O'Gorman thanking him for a review. Reference to F.S. Kennedy, Michael Goldman and the Bink Noll.

1 ACS (Christmas postcard with photographs) from the Eberharts to Ned O'Gorman.

Box: 1 Fold: 26 Abbie Huston Evans
not dated

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Abbie Huston Evans to Ned O'Gorman arranging a time to meet in New York. Reference to doing a poetry reading at St. John's College in Annapolis.

Box: 1 Fold: 27 Carol Bernstein Ferry
November 13, 1995

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Carol Bernstein Ferry to Ned O'Gorman. Regarding a letter O'Gorman wrote about her late husband, Wilbur H. "Ping" Ferry.



Box: 1 Fold: 28 Paula Fox
December 14, 2003

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Paula Fox to Ned O'Gorman thanking him for a lovely gathering at his house. Reference to Martin Fox.

Box: 1 Fold: 29 Mary Harrison Frank Farmer
not dated

DESCRIPTION: 5 ALS from Mary Harrison Frank Farmer to Ned O'Gorman. The letters are mostly reflections on what she has read and conversations she has had with O'Gorman. Reference to the Anathemata by David Jones, One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Charles Johnson, Wallace Stevens, and Andromache. References to her children Sean, Maria, Blaise, Georgia and to Ricky O'Gorman.

Box: 1 Fold: 30 Helen Frankenthaler
December 3, 2001

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Helen Frankenthaler to Ned O'Gorman thanking him for the book of poems and sending him a poster for the auction for his school.

Box: 1 Fold: 31 Belle Gardner
January 1981

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Isabella "Belle" Gardner to Ricky O'Gorman with birthday wishes and accompanying a Paul Robeson record. Gardner writes that Robeson was a close friend in the forties. Reference also to Woody Guthrie who, she writes, was once married to her step-daughter Anneke Van Kirk.

Box: 1 Fold: 32 Antonio Giolitti
February 13, 1967

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Antonio Giolitti to Ned O'Gorman written in Italian.

Box: 1 Fold: 33 Andrew Glaze
October 1, 2000

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Andrew Glaze to Ned O'Gorman regarding his book and reviews.

Box: 1 Fold: 34 John R. Goetz
November 5, 1982

DESCRIPTION: 1 ACS (postcard) from John R. Goetz to Ned O'Gorman referring to the material he had lent O'Gorman.

Box: 1 Fold: 35 Julian Green
1992

DESCRIPTION: 2 ALS dated 1/15/1992 and 5/16/1992 (with 2 envelopes) from Julian Green to Ned O'Gorman thanking him for his letters and the opinions of his work.

Box: 1 Fold: 36 Jean-Eric Green
March, 8 1992

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Jean-Eric Green to Ned O'Gorman written in French.

Box: 1 Fold: 36.5 Sabrina Green
November 1997

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding the death of Sabrina Green and the Storefront School.

1 ALS dated 11/17/1997 from Amy Berkowitz to Ned O'Gorman.

1 ALS dated 11/20/1997 from Gussie Greer to Ned O'Gorman.

Box: 1 Fold: 37 Seamus Heaney
May 14, 2001

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS (with envelope) from Seamus Heaney to Ned O'Gorman regarding future plans.

Box: 1 Fold: 38 Ethel Hellington
February 18, 1962

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Ethel Hellington to Ned O'Gorman thanking him for sending a copy of his book. Hellington was a former teacher of O'Gorman's. Reference to Mrs. Kirby.

Box: 1 Fold: 39 Patrick Sarsfield Hickey
May 18, 1959

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Patrick Sarsfield Hickey to Annette O'Gorman regarding the poetry of her brother, Ned O'Gorman. Reference to Ann Hickey.

Box: 1 Fold: 40 Wolfgang Holzmair
1993-2000

DESCRIPTION: Total of 4 ALS from Wolfgang Holzmair to Ned O'Gorman.

1 ALS dated 3/31/1993 Listing where he will be performing and with reference to Dame Janet Baker.

1 ALS dated 8/7/1993 regarding his performance in the Church of Steinbach on the lake of Altersee.

1 ALS dated 3/23/1995 listing his upcoming performances.

1 ALS dated 11/28/2000 regarding upcoming plans.

Box: 1 Fold: 41 Jeannette Hopkins - Harcourt, Brace and Company
June 12, 1956

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Jeannette Hopkins, Associate Editor at Harcourt, Brace and Company Publishers, to Ned O'Gorman offering congratulations for his Guggenheim award and expressing interest in possible publication.

Box: 1 Fold: 42 Richard S. Howard
not dated

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Richard S. Howard at The Paris Review to Ned O'Gorman regarding the publication of his poem "Dark Secrets, Erotic Words and Glances" and suggested changes.

Box: 1 Fold: 43 Thomas Howard-Sneyd
2001, 2002, and not dated

DESCRIPTION: Total of 3 TLS from Thomas Howard-Sneyd.

1 TLS dated 7/30/2001 Reference to a Argerich/Kissin concert and a Andsnes concert.

1 TLS dated 2/15/2002 Reference to Ned Rorem, Somerset de Chair, and Peter de Chair.

1 ALS not dated Reference to Piotr Anderszewski.

Box: 1 Fold: 44 Jane Howe
2002 and not dated

DESCRIPTION: Total of 5 ALS from Jane Howe to Ned O'Gorman.

1 ALS dated 3/5/2002.

1 ALS dated 6/4/2002 regarding a visit to "wartime D.C."

1 ALS dated 8/5/2002 with thanks for a "night at the opera."

2 ALS not dated.

Box: 1 Fold: 45 Rt. Rev. Bishop Trevor Huddleston
November 14, 1966

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Rt. Rev. Bishop Trevor Huddleston to Ned O'Gorman possibly responding to a request for a submission for his book Prophetic Voices.

Box: 1 Fold: 46 Marie Joseph
October 10, 1966

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Marie Joseph to Ned O'Gorman written in French on an Aerogramme from Jerusalem in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordon.

Box: 1 Fold: 47 Hany Kamal
not dated

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Hany Kamal to his mother-in-law, Annette O'Gorman, regarding the birth of her grandson. Kamal is the husband of Ned O'Gorman's sister, Annette.

Box: 1 Fold: 48 Leslie Katz
"Saturday 88"

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Leslie Katz to Ned O'Gorman with reference to "Darci in Diamonds."



Box: 1 Fold: 49 Nancy Keele
March 12, 2002

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Nancy Keele to Ned O'Gorman thanking him for reading her poems and sending his book, "The Five Seasons of Obsession."

Box: 1 Fold: 50 Jenny Kenrick
not dated

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Jenny Kenrick to Ned O'Gorman regarding a visit to his school, the Storefront.

Box: 1 Fold: 51 Sister Corita Kent
1966-1969, and not dated

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS not dated from Sister Corita Kent to Ned O'Gorman.

1 ALS not dated from Kent to O'Gorman regarding a painting on canvas by Kent being sent to O'Gorman with reference to Dan Berrigan.

1 ALS postmarked 2/24/1966 and written on the back of a flyer for the play "The Voyage" by Georges Schehade Directed by Ray Montgomery.

1 flyer postmarked 1/3/1967 from Kent to O'Gorman with a poem by Rainer Maria Rilke beginning, "Why do you not think of him/ As the coming one"

1 printed invitation to an exhibition of serigraph prints by Kent dated April 1969.



Box: 1 Fold: 52 Lincoln Kirstein
1989, 1992

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 12/21/1989 from Lincoln Kirstein to Ned O'Gorman regarding O'Gorman's poetry with reference to Harold Vinal, Estlin Cummings, and William Blake.

1 ALS dated 10/4/1992 from Kirstein to O'Gorman advising him to discuss the business of donors for the Storefront with Curtis Harnack.

Box: 1 Fold: 53 Albert Kresch
2002-2003 and not dated

DESCRIPTION: 1 ACS dated 10/8/2002 from Al Kresch to Ned O'Gorman regarding Barbara Lea.

1 ALS dated 10/22/2002 from Kresch to O'Gorman with reference to Galway Kinnell

1 ALS dated 11/18/2002 from Kresch to O'Gorman written on a program for "Celebrating New Directions: Denise Levertov and George Oppen."

1 ALS (with envelope) postmarked 1/6/2003 with reference to Wolf Kahn and Isaiah Berlin.

5 ALS and 3 ACS not dated from Kresch to O'Gorman with reference to Henri Matisse, Jane Mayhall, Sandy Gregor, Mitch Goodman, Marguerite Hagenbach, and Jean Arp. One of the cards includes a photocopied photograph of nine men including Paul Eluard, Benjamin Peret, Andre Breton, Salvador Dali, Max Ernst and Jean Arp.

Box: 1 Fold: 54 Will Lacey
2001-2002

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 3/13/2001 from Will Lacey to Ned O'Gorman.

1 ALS dated 5/16/2001 from Lacey to O'Gorman with reference to Sviatoslav Richter and Carlos Kleiber.

1 ACS (postcard) dated 4/24/2002 from Lacey to O'Gorman.

Box: 1 Fold: 55 Mary Lavin
1961-1962 and not dated

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 8/1/1961 from Mary Lavin to Ned O'Gorman.

1 ALS dated 5/8/1961 from Lavin to O'Gorman regarding having a story in Jubilee.

1 ALS postmarked 3/19/1962 with reference to Ted Rice.

1 ALS not dated with reference to the Rice family and P. Colum.

1 partial ALS not dated.

Box: 1 Fold: 56 Robert Lax
April 1968 - April 1999

DESCRIPTION: 1 postcard postmarked April 1968 from Robert Lax to Ned O'Gorman sent from G.B.S.C. (General Beadle State College) in Madison, South Dakota. There is a newspaper weather map pasted to the postcard.

1 ALS dated 5/11/1995 from Lax to O'Gorman asking him to come visit. Reference to Muriel Spark and Monica Furlong.

1 ALS dated 5/3/1997 from Lax to O'Gorman sent from Patmos. Lax writes, "delighted to hear that you're painting!"

1 ALS dated 8/19/1998 from Lax to O'Gorman. Reference to Muriel Spark.

1 ALS dated April 1999 from Lax to O'Gorman regarding O'Gorman's upcoming four day stay on the island of Patmos.

Box: 1 Fold: 57 Robert Lax
not dated

DESCRIPTION: 1 ACS (postcard) from Robert Lax to Ned O'Gorman written from Kalymnos, Greece.

7 ALS not dated from Lax to O'Gorman with reference to O'Gorman in Athens, O'Gorman's book of poetry, David Reeves, Tilly and Lucille, and a poem titled "Sea Wind Sky" which Lax is sending to O'Gorman.

3 TLS not dated from Lax to O'Gorman. Reference to Helen Twelvetrees and Anna May Wong.

Box: 1 Fold: 58 Robert Lax
not dated

DESCRIPTION: 3 page letter from Robert Lax beginning "Here we are in Lesvos, Jack, where Sappho wrote her famous hunks of Glass."

1 b/w photograph of Robert Lax.



Box: 1 Fold: 59 Denise Levertov
July 3, 1967

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Denise Levertov to Ned O'Gorman requesting a poem to be included in the 1968 War Resisters' League Engagement Calendar.

Box: 1 Fold: 60 Peter Levi
not dated

DESCRIPTION: This folder includes 6 ALS from Peter Levi to Ned O'Gorman. All of them written from Heythrop College, Chipping Norton, Oxon.

1 ALS "Suddenly in two days your beautiful, stunning book arrived..." Reference to O'Gorman's three-part poem about the sea.

1 ALS "Je voudrais t'ecrire en francais..." Reference to poet Richard Selig.

1 ALS "I have just got your letter. Do forgive." Levi writes a long list of the things he has done during the term and refers again to O'Gorman's sea poem. Reference to Dom Moraes' book of poems and John Fuller's "Fairground Music."

1 ALS "I've just received Denise Levertov's book..." Reference to Richard Selig.

1 ALS "For how long have I owed you how long a letter?" Reference to Richard Selig's poems.

1 ALS "Another brief note - " Reference to Samuel Menashe and Elizabeth Jennings.

1 Autograph Poem Signed by Levi (2 pages) titled "Water from the rock."



Box: 1 Fold: 61 Peter Levi
not dated

DESCRIPTION: This folder contains 3 ALS from Peter Levi to Ned O'Gorman.

1 ALS (2 pages) "What a winter - " Levi writes of meeting David Jones.

1 ALS "Letter follows about yr 2 exciting and interesting and good poems."

1 Autograph Poem Signed by Levi "Suddenly this morning I saw a pair of swans..."

1 ALS "I can't do more than send you a poem..."

1 Autograph Poem Signed by Levi titled "Landscape with a poet."

Box: 1 Fold: 62 Cass Ludington
not dated

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Cass Ludington to Ned O'Gorman thanking him for a wonderful evening. Reference to the Biddles.

Box: 1 Fold: 63 Miguel Angel Vidal Luque
April 28, 1965

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Miguel Angel Vidal Luque to Ned O'Gorman written from Argentina regarding a collection of poetry.



Box: 1 Fold: 64 Yo-Yo Ma
not dated

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Yo-Yo Ma to Ned O'Gorman regarding the possibility of a benefit concert for the Storefront School.

Box: 1 Fold: 65 Norman Mailer
April 13, 1981

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Norman Mailer to Ned O'Gorman regarding a speech to be given at a benefit for O'Gorman's Storefront School.

Box: 1 Fold: 66 Margaret Marshall - Harcourt, Brace and Company
1956 - 1961

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS and 2 TLS dated June-July 1956 from Margaret Marshall at Harcourt Brace and Company to Ned O'Gorman regarding publication of his poetry. Reference to a letter to Kenedy.

1 photocopy of a review for Adam Before His Mirror with an autograph note from Marshall to O'Gorman.

Box: 1 Fold: 67 James F. Mathias - Guggenheim Foundation
April 1956

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS dated 4/12/1956 from James F. Mathias to Ned O'Gorman informing him that he has been awarded the Guggenheim Fellowship he requested, a grant for creative writing in poetry.

1 TLS dated 4/19/1956 from Mathias to O'Gorman regarding the payments of the Guggenheim Fellowship grant.

Box: 1 Fold: 68 Emily Noyes Maxwell
1999 and not dated

DESCRIPTION: This folder contains 7 ALS from Emily Maxwell to Ned O'Gorman and 1 blank card addressed to William Maxwell, possibly an unreturned R.S.V.P. (?)

1 ALS c.1999 sending love for O'Gorman's 70th birthday. Reference to her husband, William Maxwell, having pneumonia and her own cancer treatments.

References to Anna Pavlova and to Howard Hodgkin. 2 of the letters discuss a painting of O'Gorman's that the Maxwells purchased.

Box: 1 Fold: 69 William Maxwell
1983 - 1994

DESCRIPTION: The folder contains 6 TLS and 1 ALS from William Maxwell to Ned O'Gorman.

1 TLS dated 2/21/1983.

1 ALS dated 1/30/1994 thanking O'Gorman for a book and inscription with reference to the boat, Pilgrim.

1 TLS dated 2/26/1994 thanking him for a lovely evening. Reference to Elsie.

1 TLS dated 3/1/1994 expressing hopes to get to know O'Gorman better.

1 TLS dated 9/10/1994.

1 TLS dated 11/23/1994 regarding a book of Robert Louis Stevenson letters and his health.

1 TLS dated 1/5/1995 Reference to the Stevenson review. Maxwell writes, "Remembering what your son was like at Glenway and Monroe's I grieve with you."

Box: 1 Fold: 70 William Maxwell
1995 - 2000

DESCRIPTION: This folder contains 7 TLS from William Maxwell to Ned O'Gorman.

1 TLS dated 1/20/1995.

1 TLS dated 10/16/1995 with sympathy regarding the death of Ricky O'Gorman.

1 TLS dated 4/9/1996 regarding the scattering of Ricky O'Gorman's ashes.

1 TLS dated 3/19/1997 regarding O'Gorman's trip to Salzburg.

1 TLS dated 8/8/1997 with reference to the Plains of Troy.

1 TLS dated 12/16/1997 regarding a speech or a reading.

1 TLS dated 3/14/2000 thanking O'Gorman for a bouquet of flowers and with reference to the Storefront School.

Box: 1 Fold: 71 Jane Mayhall
1983 - 1992

DESCRIPTION: This folder contains 7 TLS from Jane Mayhall to Ned O'Gorman.

1 TLS dated 12/1/1983 regarding O'Gorman's poetry.

1 TLS dated 10/30/1985 regarding O'Gorman's poetry.

1 TLS dated 8/28/1988 regarding O'Gorman's poetry.

1 TLS dated 9/20/1988 regarding O'Gorman's poetry.

1 TLS dated 8/26/1989 with reference to May Swenson and Annette O'Gorman.

1 TLS dated 12/16/1991 with reference to Nancy Sullivan, Douglas Allenbrook, Bernice Abbott, and Isaiah Berlin.

1 TLS dated 9/5/1992 with reference to Jorie Graham and Gerard Manley Hopkins.

Box: 1 Fold: 72 Jane Mayhall
1995 - 2001

DESCRIPTION: This folder contains 7 TLS from Jane Mayhall to Ned O'Gorman.

1 TLS dated 5/17/1995 Reference to O'Gorman's meeting with Suzanne Farrell.

1 TLS dated 8/24/1998 Reference to Isaiah Berlin and to Leslie Katz.

1 TLS dated 9/1999 Happy Birthday to O'Gorman.

1 TLS dated 6/17/2000 with a poem she wrote. Reference to John Ashbery.

1 TLS dated 9/19/2000 with reference to Isaiah Berlin and Andrew Glaze.

1 TLS dated 11/1/2000 regarding her poems.

1 TLS dated 1/30/2001 with thanks for gifts and sending a poem of hers.

Box: 1 Fold: 73 Jane Mayhall
not dated

DESCRIPTION: This folder contains 4 TLS and 1 ALS from Jane Mayhall to Ned O'Gorman.

1 ALS from Tom to Jane Mayhall written on the back of a photograph describing his birthday in the Santa Yuez Valley.



Box: 1 Fold: 74 Alice Mayhew
not dated

DESCRIPTION: 1 short autograph note "M. Please type A." on a sheet of paper printed "Alice E. Mayhew Random House."

Box: 1 Fold: 75 J.H. McCallum
July 2, 1956

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from J.H. McCallum, Vice President at Harcourt, Brace and Company to Ned O'Gorman regarding an advance against the royalties on his book of poems.

Box: 1 Fold: 76 Berdena McIntosh
March 24, 1943

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Berdena McIntosh to Ned O'Gorman regarding some yearbook pages.

Box: 1 Fold: 77 Samuel Menashe
2000, 2002

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 5/31/2000 from Samuel Menashe to Ned O'Gorman with reference to Elizabeth and Geoffrey Copy in Ireland.

1 ALS dated 3/31/2002 from Menashe to O'Gorman with 2 poems titled "Improvidence" and "October."

Box: 1 Fold: 78 Henry Miller
January 8, 1967

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Connie Combat (?) written on behalf of Henry Miller to Ned O'Gorman regarding the use of a letter Miller wrote (possibly for O'Gorman's Prophetic Voices book project).

Box: 1 Fold: 78.5 Martin Mitchell
February 20, 1984

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Martin Mitchell to Ned O'Gorman requesting a poem for the poetry magazine he is editing, Pivot. Reference to Tui St. George Tucker and Jack McManis.

Box: 1 Fold: 79 Marianne Moore
August 1967

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS (with envelope) dated 8/5/1967 from Marianne Moore to Ned O'Gorman thanking him for the gift of a record with reference to Pete Seager and "There's a Good Time Coming!"

1 TCS (postcard) postmarked 8/8/1967 from Moore to O'Gorman.

1 TLS dated 8/8/1967 from Moore to O'Gorman thanking him for flowers and asking O'Gorman not to bring Pete Seager because she will be away.

Box: 1 Fold: 80 Lance Morrow
February 10, 2003

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Lance Morrow at Boston University to Ned O'Gorman thanking him for his book of poems.



Box: 1 Fold: 81 Bink Noll
1955-1956

DESCRIPTION: This folder contains 5 ALS from Bink Noll to Ned O'Gorman.

1 ALS dated 12/2/1955 regarding a possible visit. Written on Dartmouth College Department of English letterhead.

1 ALS dated 2/17/1956 from regarding O'Gorman's upcoming visit.

1 ALS dated 6/27/1956 reflecting on O'Gorman's three week visit. Reference to Noll's wife, June.

1 ALS (postcard) postmarked 7/20/1956. Reference to Gladys Collrun, Phil Booth, Dick Wilbur and to Noll's daughter, Lynne.

1 ALS dated 8/9/1956 with reference to Dorothy Van Ghent.

Box: 1 Fold: 82 Bink Noll
1958

DESCRIPTION: This folder contains 6 ALS and 2 TLS from Bink Noll to Ned O'Gorman.

1 TLS dated 6/29/1958 with reference to Ted Bogardus and Yaddo, and Katrina Trask.

1 ALS dated 7/29/1958 with reference to George Brauer.

1 TLS dated 8/20/1958 with reference to Yaddo and to Keith Warner.

1 ALS dated 9/12/1958 regarding O'Gorman's "my-mother's-ear piece."

1 ALS dated 9/29/1958 looking ahead to meeting for Thanksgiving. Reference to a poem in The Nation.

1 ALS dated 10/18/1958 Reference to Sarah Noll.

1 ALS dated 11/8/1958 responding to O'Gorman's cancelled visit. Reference to Mrs. Mckenna, Robert Lowell.

1 ALS dated 11/22/1958 Reference to Robert Pach and Bill Newhall.



Box: 1 Fold: 83 Bink Noll
1959 - 1962

DESCRIPTION: This folder contains 3 ALS from Bink Noll to Ned O'Gorman.

1 ALS (aerogramme) postmarked 5/5/1959. Reference to Dean and Winifred Pierson.

1 ALS dated 2/21/1961 regarding his marriage to June.

1 ALS dated 11/30/1962 giving an update on his health as he recovers from an attack.

Box: 1 Fold: 84 Bink Noll
not dated (1955 - 1968?)

DESCRIPTION: This folder contains 6 ALS from Bink Noll to Ned O'Gorman. 4 of the letters are written from Hanover, New Hampshire while Noll was at Dartmouth College. These have reference to Alex Laing. 1 letter is written from Princeton University and has reference to Peter Spachman.



Box: 2 Fold: 1 Russell Oberlin
2001 - 2002

DESCRIPTION: This folder contains 4 ALS from Rusell Oberlin to Ned O'Gorman.

1 ALS dated 9/16/2001 with reference to Ned Rorem and Santo.

1 ACS dated 12/7/2001. Christmas Greetings and thanks for a lovely evening. Written on a card with a photo of Major Edward Bowes and "Sonny" Oberlin labeled as "NYC, 1941, CBS Radio, Original Amateur Hour."

1 ALS dated 1/19/2002 with reference to Santo and O'Gorman's visit to Italy.

1 ALS dated 3/19/2002 with reference to Ted Rogers and a CD copy of a recording made for Decca.



Box: 2 Fold: 2 Russell Oberlin
2003-2004

DESCRIPTION: This folder contains 4 ACS from Russell Oberlin to Ned O'Gorman.

1 ACS dated 2/25/2003 regarding the cancellation of a performance.

1 ACS dated 4/7/2003 from Venice.

1 ACS dated 5/2/2004 on a postcard from Harry's Bar, Venezia.

1 ACS dated 6/10/2004 from Venezia.



Box: 2 Fold: 3 Victoria Ocampo
March 5, 1965

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Victoria Ocampo to Ned O'Gorman with another ALS written as a "P.S." regarding O'Gorman's visit to Buenos Aires and his lectures there.

Box: 2 Fold: 4 Ned O'Gorman to his family
1950, 1956

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Ned O'Gorman to his mother, Annette O'Gorman. The letter is written from The Center for Men of Christ the King in Herman, PA with reference to Annette Terroux.

1 ALS from Ned O'Gorman to his family. The letter is written from Dublin, Ireland. Reference to Eliot and to his poem "To My Father" being published in "Poetry."

Box: 2 Fold: 5 Ned O'Gorman to Father Alberto Pruaas-Tollas
March 12, 1963

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS (carbon copy) from Ned O'Gorman to Father Alberto Pruaas-Tollas, an Italian priest. In the letter O'Gorman describes his ideas for a school in Switzerland. "I see the school that would begin in the summer of 1964...I would seek students to whom the life of the intellect is a serious, joyous and holy event...It must be a place where the church in her deepest meaning and life can lead men to an encounter with the truth."



Box: 2 Fold: 6 Ned O'Gorman to the Lorimers
1959 - 1970

DESCRIPTION: 7 TLS and 4 ALS from Ned O'Gorman to Sarah and Graeme Lorimer. The letter of 11/20/1970 gives a report from O'Gorman's Storefront school.

Box: 2 Fold: 7 Ned O'Gorman to the Lorimers
1971 - 1980

DESCRIPTION: 10 TLS and 1 ALS from Ned O'Gorman to Sarah and Graeme Lorimer regarding the Storefront School. The letter of 12/28/1973 is written from Shanghi, China where O'Gorman is with "22 assorted radicals." Andre Watts is mentioned in the letter of 6/9/1979. In this letter O'Gorman writes of the Allen Tate biography he is working on and where Ricky O'Gorman will be attending school. O'Gorman thanks Lorimer for helping to pay Ricky's tuition costs at Whitby School.

Box: 2 Fold: 8 Ned O'Gorman to the Lorimers
1981 - 1986

DESCRIPTION: 3 ALS and 3 TLS from Ned O'Gorman to Sarah and Graeme Lorimer. The letters are regarding Ricky O'Gorman's tuition. Reference to Bobby Moss in letter of 1/22/1983.

Box: 2 Fold: 9 Ned O'Gorman to the Lorimers
not dated

DESCRIPTION: 3 ALS and 4 TLS and 1 TCS from Ned O'Gorman to Sarah and Graeme Lorimer thanking them and giving them reports from the Storefront School. Reference to O'Gorman's books about the School, "The Storefront Book" and "The Wilderness and the Laurel Tree." Reference to Marian Seldes and Peter and June Spackman.

Box: 2 Fold: 10 Ned O'Gorman to the Lorimers
not dated

DESCRIPTION: 2 ALS and 9 TLS to Sarah and Graeme Lorimer. O'Gorman is requesting money for specific operations of the Storefront School such as a trip to a flower show for the children. Reference to Dinah Sheean. In letter beginning "I suspect you think I've run into a revolution or sunk..." O'Gorman describes his travels abroad with reference to Audrey Plydell-Boverie and Michael Wilding. In letter beginning "What an Easter joy..." O'Gorman writes of visiting the Benedictine Monastery Regina Laudis.

Box: 2 Fold: 11 Ned O'Gorman to the Lorimers
not dated

DESCRIPTION: 3 ALS, 2 autograph notes written on cards, and 8 TLS from Ned O'Gorman to Sarah and Graeme Lorimer. In letter beginning, "It is Sunday..." O'Gorman describes his days at a monastery. In letter beginning, "we, my kid and I..." O'Gorman writes of his son, Ricky O'Gorman. Letter that begins, "I do not mean that you ought to think at all about Groton or any other school..." contains a report about a heroin center and other drugs near the Storefront School.

Box: 2 Fold: 12 Ned O'Gorman to the Lorimers
not dated

DESCRIPTION: 6 ALS, 1 ACS, and 6 TLS from Ned O'Gorman to Sarah and Graeme Lorimer. The letters are filled with news of Ricky O'Gorman and how he is doing at school. The Lorimers are paying his tuition. O'Gorman refers to time spent at the Lorimers' house, Magnet Stone in Paoli, PA.

Box: 2 Fold: 13 Patricia O'Gorman
September 16, 1960

DESCRIPTION: 1 Telegram from Patricia (Pat) O'Gorman to her brother, Ned O'Gorman.

Box: 2 Fold: 14 Ricky O'Gorman
not dated

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Ricky O'Gorman to his mother explaining that he wants to be on his own and will be working at the Storefront.

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