For questions regarding the Merrill Archive materials:
Manuscripts Unit
Department of Special Collections
Washington University in St. Louis

For questions regarding the website or digital exhibit:
Digital Library Services
Washington University in St. Louis


The James Merrill Digital Archive is an ongoing collaboration among the Manuscripts Unit in the Department of Special Collections, Scholarly Publishing, and the Humanities Digital Workshop in the School of Arts & Sciences. Particular credit is due to graduate and undergraduate students who worked on the project.

Header photo of James Merrill and David Jackson by Professor Harrison J. Pemberton, Professor Emeritus of Philosophy, Washington and Lee University