Special Collections and Archives

LMS Records. The Serif

Special Collections and Archives

LMS Records. The Serif

Libraries and Media Services, Records. The Serif, Records, 1964-1974

Finding Aid

Prepared by Barbara Bass, January 19, 2006
1 record storage box, 1 cubic foot, 11th floor


Historical Note

The Serif was a periodical that was published by the library from 1964-1974 and featured articles about literary and bibliographical subjects. Dean Keller was the founding editor of the publication and was later joined by Alex Gildzen.

Scope and Content

Included in this section of the Libraries and Media Services records is the correspondence from various writers who submitted articles to The Serif. Also included are a few subject folders and a small box of printing plates and miscellaneous illustrations.


Box 1

Folder -- Contents
  1. Correspondence: Allen, James: 1972
  2. Correspondence: Barnes, Sherman B.: 1965
  3. Correspondence: Blanch, Robert J.: 1966
  4. Correspondence: Blaser, Robin: 1977-1978
  5. Correspondence: Brown, Alan: 1964
  6. Correspondence: Bruccoli, Matthew J.: 1963-1965
  7. Correspondence: Carothers, Robert L.: 1966-1967
  8. Correspondence: Cismaru, Alfred: 1967
  9. Correspondence: Crane, Joan
  10. Correspondence: Creeley, Robert: 1964
  11. Correspondence: Davis, O.L.: 1964-1966
  12. Correspondence: Finley, Katherine P.: 1965
  13. Correspondence: Fites, Gilbert: 1967
  14. Correspondence: Flarity, John: 1965
  15. Correspondence: Gildzen, Alex: 1966-1968
  16. Correspondence: Gribben, John L.: 1967
  17. Correspondence: Hall, Donald: 1964
  18. Correspondence: Hand, Nancy Walker: 1967
  19. Correspondence: Hassler, Donald: 1966-1969
  20. Correspondence: Hayashi, Tetsumaro: 1967-1969, [no date]
  21. Correspondence: Hemenway, Robert: 1966
  22. Correspondence: Howell, Elmo: 1966
  23. Correspondence: Hoy, Peter: 1968-1972
  24. Correspondence: Irwin, Richard: 1968
  25. Correspondence: Izant, Grace Goulder: 1965-1966
  26. Correspondence: Jaffe, Harold: 1969
  27. Correspondence: Kantor, James R.K.: 1965-1968
  28. Correspondence: Katz, Joseph: 1968-1969
  29. Correspondence: Keech, James M.: 1965, 1969
  30. Correspondence: Kitner, Harold: 1969
  31. Correspondence: Knipp, Thomas: 1967-1969
  32. Correspondence: Kolin, Philip C.: 1969
  33. Correspondence: Kraus, W. Keith: 1967
  34. Correspondence: Lang, Elfrieda: 1967-1973
  35. Correspondence: Lawniczak, Donald: 1968-1969
  36. Correspondence: Leed, Jacob: 1965
  37. Correspondence: McCormick, Edgar: 1965, 1967
  38. Correspondence: Mills, Lloyd: [no date]
  39. Correspondence: Monteiro, George: 1968-1969
  40. Correspondence: Nolan, Paul T.: 1967-1969
  41. Correspondence: Nurmi, Martin: 1965-1969
  42. Correspondence: Olsen, Otto H.: 1965
  43. Correspondence: Otten, Terry: 1967
  44. Correspondence: Parker, Wyman W.: 1964, 1969
  45. Correspondence: Patton, John J.: 1966-1969
  46. Correspondence: Politella, Joseph: 1965, 1967-1969
  47. Correspondence: Raup, Hallock F.: 1964
  48. Correspondence: Reed, Richard B.: 1967
  49. Correspondence, Riley, William J.: 1968-1972
  50. Correspondence: Salem, James M.: 1965
  51. Correspondence: Schalit, Ann E.: 1966-1967
  52. Correspondence: Schubert, Leland: 1965, 1968
  53. Correspondence: Smart, Charles Allen: 1965-1966
  54. Correspondence: Smith, Bobby L.: 1966-1967
  55. Correspondence: Sole, Jim: 1966-1967
  56. Correspondence: Stoddard, Roger E.: 1966
  57. Correspondence: Taylor, William: 1965
  58. Correspondence: Thompson, Lawrence: 1964
  59. Correspondence: Turner, Frederick: 1966
  60. Correspondence: Tutt, Ralph M.: 1964, 1967
  61. Correspondence: Weeks, Donald: 1965-1968
  62. Correspondence: Wicker, Roger: 1968-1969
  63. Correspondence: White, William: 1964-1974, [no date]
  64. Correspondence: Origin: 1964, 1967
  65. Correspondence: Special Issue, Charles Jackson: 1973
  66. Correspondence: Special Issue, d.a. levy: 1971
  67. Copyright information
  68. General information
  69. Notices: 1966
  70. Origin of the journal's title, correspondence: 1965
  71. Prospectus
  72. Reports: 1968
  73. Printing plates and miscellaneous illustrations