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David C. Walker papers (M182)

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Title:
David C. Walker papers
Creator:
Walker, David, 1942-
ID:
M182
Date [inclusive]:
1964-1980
Extent:
0.5 linear feet
Language:
English
Repository:
George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine 04011
Abstract:
The David C. Walker Papers contain letters from Walker to Louis Coxe (1964-80); typescripts, photocopies, and clippings of poetry (1962-81); manuscripts for Moving Out and Holding Patterns; and ephemera.
Access Restrictions:

With permission.

Processing Information note:

Unprocessed.

Preferred Citations:

David C. Walker Papers, George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine.

David Walker (Bowdoin 1964), a poet, was born in Damariscotta, Maine, October 13, 1942. He married Mary McCarthy Walker on June 14, 1964, and they had a daughter, Emma. Walker received the 1st annual award of the Virginia Commonwealth University Series for Contemporary Poetry (1975), and was named Poetry Scholar at the Breadloaf Writers conference (1972). Walker was a feature writer for the Maine Sunday Telegram, and various journals, and is the author of three books of poetry, including Moving Out (1976), Holding Patterns (1980). More information is available through the Walker Papers.

The David C. Walker Papers contain letters from Walker to Louis Coxe (1964-80); typescripts, photocopies, and clippings of poetry (1962-81); manuscripts for Moving Out and Holding Patterns; and ephemera.

Correspondence, 1964-1967

Box 1 Folder 1

Correspondence, 1968-1970

Box 1 Folder 2

Correspondence, 1971-1973

Box 1 Folder 3

Correspondence, 1974

Box 1 Folder 4

Correspondence, 1975

Box 1 Folder 5

Correspondence, 1976

Box 1 Folder 6

Correspondence, 1977-1978

Box 1 Folder 7

Correspondence, 1979-1980, n.d.

Box 1 Folder 8

Poems, typescripts and typescript carbons, A-C

Box 1 Folder 9

Poems, typescripts and typescript carbons, D-F

Box 1 Folder 10

Poems, typescripts and carbon typescripts, G-L

Box 1 Folder 11

Poems, typescripts and carbon typescripts, M

Box 1 Folder 12

Poems, typescripts and carbon typescripts, N-P

Box 1 Folder 13

Poems, typescripts and carbon typescripts, R-S

Box 1 Folder 14

Poems, typescripts and carbon typescripts, T-W

Box 1 Folder 15

Poems, miscellaneous and fragments

Box 1 Folder 16

Poems, typescript photocopies in numerical sequence, 44 p.

Box 1 Folder 17

Walker's Moving Out, typescript photcopy, 89 p.

Box 1 Folder 18

Printed Ephemera

Box 1 Folder 19

David Walker Papers

Box 2 Folder 1

David Walker Papers

Box 2 Folder 2

Moving Out. Typescript, 89 p.

Box 2 Folder 3

Drafts, 1962-1972

Box 2 Folder 4-5

Holding Patterns, typescript photocopy, 73 p.

Box 2 Folder 6

Book: Drafts of 1974 rev.

Box 2 Folder 7-8
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