John F. Deane papers

Boston College, John J. Burns Library | MS02-09 ca. 15 linear ft.(38 boxes) |

The John F. Deane papers includes correspondence, manuscripts, diaries, scrapbooks and newspaper clippings related to Deane's life, literary output and career as a literary editor. The correspondents include Samuel Beckett, Daniel Berrigan, Alaine Bosquet, Padraig Daly, Paul Durcan, John Ennis, Monk Gibbon, Robert Graecen, Michael Hamburger, Seamus Heaney, Richard Kell, Thomas Kinsella, Philip Larkin, Denise Levertov, Derek Mahon, Ewart Milne, John Montague, Nuala Ni Dhombnaill, Dennis O'Driscoll, Stephen Spender and C. K. Williams.


Organized into eleven series: (1) Poem Books; (2) Diaries; (3) Prose Books; (4) Appointment Books; (5) Miscellaneous Notes; (6) Manuscripts; (7) Typescripts; (8) Scrapbooks and Newspaper Clippings; (9) Correspondence and Typescripts of Other Poets and Authors; (10) Subject Files; and (11) Cards.

Strengths

The correspondents include Samuel Beckett, Daniel Berrigan, Alaine Bosquet, Padraig Daly, Paul Durcan, John Ennis, Monk Gibbon, Robert Graecen, Michael Hamburger, Seamus Heaney, Richard Kell, Thomas Kinsella, Philip Larkin, Denise Levertov, Derek Mahon, Ewart Milne, John Montague, Nuala Ni Dhombnaill, Dennis O'Driscoll, Stephen Spender and C. K. Williams.

Physical characteristics

ca. 15 linear ft. (38 boxes)

Created

1971
2000

Collected

2000

Coverage

1971
2000
Custodial History

Purchase by Boston College in 2002. First installment made in 2004 and the next installment arriving in early 2010.

Accrual
Accrual Policy
Open
Accrual Method
Purchase
Accrual Periodicity
Irregular
Added by John J. Burns Library | Last updated on: 20 August 2018