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Merton's Correspondence with:

Bobby Byrd

Byrd, Bobby, 1942-  printer


Descriptive Summary

Record Group: Section A - Correspondence
Dates of materials: 1968
Volume: 1 item(s); 1 pg(s)

Scope and Content


Bobby Byrd was a poet writing from Memphis, Tennessee. Some of his poems appear in Monks Pond. At the time of writing, he was an out of work teacher.

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See also contributions to Monks Pond, p. 298.

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This Record Sub-Group is not divided into Series and is arranged chronologically.

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#DateFrom/ToFirst LinesPub ✓Notes
 y/m/dMerton Scan ✉ 
1. 1968/08/19 TLS to Merton Thank you very much for your nice letter, & I am excited about my poems appearing in MONKS POND. Byrd spent time with Keith Wilson in the summer / submits contributor's notes / Tolar Creek Syndicate «detailed view»

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