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Broughton, James

 Person
Dates
  • Existence: 1913 - 1999
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Helen Adam Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: PCMS-0079
Overview Helen Adam (1909-1993) was a poet and visual artist of the San Francisco Renaissance. Born in Scotland, she garnered acclaim at a young age for her collection of poems titled The Elfin Peddlar. After attending Edinburgh University for two years Helen and her sister and frequent collaborator Pat Adam worked as journalists in London before moving to the United States with their mother in 1939. The family made their way to San Francisco, at the beginning of what...

Broughton, James, 1995 - 1997

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 4
Identifier: III
Scope and Contents During her time researching the life and work of Helen Adam, Prevallet interviewed numerous people with personal and professional connections to Adam or the literary movements she was a part of. Series III contains written correspondence between Prevallet and these figures.

In some noted instances, the title of the folder corresponds to the subject of the correspondence or copies of correspondence between the person and Helen Adam.

Hamilton and Mary Tyler collection of James Broughton letters and manuscripts

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: PCMS-0113
Overview

Poet, filmmaker, and playwright James Richard Broughton (1913-1999) grew up in San Francisco and was educated at Stanford University. Alongside poets Kenneth Rexroth and Robert Duncan, he was a member of the San Francisco Renaissance movement. Hamilton and Mary Tyler befriended many writers, and were long time friends of Robert Duncan. This small file contains two letters to the Tylers (1962), two TMsS, and an inscribed broadside.

Manroot / Paul Mariah Collection

 Collection
Identifier: PCMS-0049
Overview The Manroot/Paul Mariah Collection contains the editorial and business records for Manroot including production material, correspondence, and financial records; personal records for Paul Mariah including manuscripts, correspondence, school work, poetry community ephemera; and activism records for gay and prisoners rights.

McClure Part 2/Broughton, undated

 Item — Box: 4, Item: 1
Identifier: A
Scope and Contents Series IV, consists of audiovisual materials that aided in Prevallet’s research or were created by Prevallet during the course of her research. Contained in this series are recordings of interviews Prevallet conducted as well as archival interviews with Adam's contemporaries, recordings of performances and readings of Helen Adam's work, and original works inspired by Helen Adam.

This series is subdivided into subseries based on format.