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John Montague postcard to "William"


Held at: University of Delaware Library Special Collections [Contact Us]181 South College Avenue, Newark, DE 19717-5267

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Irish writer John Montague (1929-) was born in the United States of America and moved to Ireland as a young child in 1933. He is best known for his poetry.

“Montague, John.” Literature Online. (accessed March 26, 2007).

This collection consists of a postcard from John Montague addressed to "Dear William." The postcard was originally laid in the book

November : a choice of translations from André Frénaud (Special Collections call number: SPEC PQ 2611 .R437 N68 1977).

Box 23, F0418: Shelved in SPEC MSS 0099 manuscript boxes.

Purchase, 1992.

Processed and encoded by Debra Johnson, March 2007. Further encoded by George Apodaca, September 2015.

University of Delaware Library Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
University of Delaware Library, Special Collections
Finding Aid Date
2007 March 22
Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

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Collection Inventory

John Montague postcard to "William", 1977 December 16.
Box 23 Folder F0418
Physical Description

Autograph postcard signed, 1 p.

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