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Charles Lewis Morgan papers, 1954-1970 | University of Miami Special Collections

By William E. Brown, Jr. and Karen Hudson

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Title: Charles Lewis Morgan papers, 1954-1970Add to your cart.

Predominant Dates:1954-1970

ID: ASM0138

Creator: Morgan, Charles Louis

Extent: 1.0 Boxes

Formats/Genres: Letters, Memorandums, Miami (Florida) - Poetry

Languages: English, Spanish;Castilian

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Charles Lewis Morgan Papers consist on one box of materials and total on-half cubic foot of files. The Papers contain copies of several poems, as well as "In Memorium," and correspondence dated 1969-70. "In Memorium" includes addresses given by faculty during a memorial service for Morgan in addition to a selection of Morgan's poems. Correspondence discusses the possible publication of Morgan's works and contributions to the memorial service.

Biographical Note

Charles Lewis Morgan arrived at the University of Miami as Acquisitions Librarian in 1947 and later served as Assistant Director for Special Collections. Morgan contributed to the growth and expansion of the Otto G. Richter Library, and assisted in the development of collections on Florida, the Americas and the Soviet Union. He also donated an extensive personal collection of monographs, serials and other materials relating to the poet, Wallace Lewis Stevens.

In addition to these contributions, Morgan wrote several poems. He composed poems in both English and Spanish from 1954 to 1960.

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University of Miami. Libraries

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Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions: Charles Lewis Morgan Papers Finding Aid © 1993 University of Miami. Requests to reproduce or publish materials from this collection should be directed to

Preferred Citation: The Charles Lewis Morgan Papers, Special Collections, University of Miami Libraries, Coral Gables, Florida

Finding Aid Revision History: Revised by Rudo Kemper.

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Folder 1: Correspondence, 1969-1970Add to your cart.
Folder 2: "In Memorium"Add to your cart.
Folder 3: "A Gill Beneath the Skin"Add to your cart.
Folder 4: "August Garden"Add to your cart.
Folder 5: "Colors Inside the Skull"Add to your cart.
Folder 6: "Considerations"Add to your cart.
Folder 7: "Delights and Mortgages"Add to your cart.
Folder 8: "Episodes of the Conquest"Add to your cart.
Folder 9: "Episodes of the Conquest"Add to your cart.
Folder 10: "Landscapes with Monuments"Add to your cart.
Folder 11: "Souvenirs"Add to your cart.
Folder 12: "The Nightingale in the Mirror"Add to your cart.
Folder 13: "The Return"Add to your cart.

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