The James Merrill Digital Archive: Materials for The Book of Ephraim

Ouija Transcripts

Sections are labeled by archival folder number, which are arranged by format (bound, notebook, and looseleaf) and then chronologically within each group.

Folder 2955     1975:11 May - 1977: 3 November; 1990: 7 April


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Title
Ouija Material - Ouija Transcripts - pages 1-184

Subject Merrill, James, 1926-1995--Ouija Material
Subject Authority: LCSH

Description
Bound typescript manuscript; typescript on recto only; black binding; James Merrill Connecticut address in handwritten with purple pen on inside of front cover; red pen holograph notes also on inside of front cover; holograph corrections in pencil, red and black pen on recto and verso; holograph page numbers written in black pen in upper righthand corner of manuscript; yellow and pink highlighter used throughout manuscript; woman's facial image sketched on verso of manuscript; other images sketched on recto and verso; James Merrill letterhead with typescript and holograph corrections taped to verso of manuscript; newspaper clipping taped to verso side;

Creator
Merrill, James

Source
James Merrill Papers (MSS083) folder 2955

Date
1975:11 May - 1977: 3 November; 1990: 7 April

Rights
Anyone who wishes to use any item from this digital exhibit, in whole or in part, in any form of publication (as defined in Washington University Libraries Special Collections Manuscript Publication Rules) should first apply for permission utilizing The Wylie Agency Permissions Web page. Requester must also submit a completed and signed Request to Quote from or Otherwise Publish the James Merrill Papers form to the Washington University Department of Special Collections.  Any publication beyond the provisions of the fair use doctrine is restricted to those who have obtained permission of The Literary Estate of James Merrill at Washington University.

Relation Series III Ouija Materials

Format
text
184 letter-size pages. Recto only.
375 jpeg images. 600ppi

Language
English

Type
Manuscripts

Citation
Merrill, James, “Ouija Material - Ouija Transcripts - pages 1-184,” Digital Gateway Image Collections & Exhibitions, accessed [date], http://omeka.wustl.edu/omeka/admin/items/show/7903

Folder 2956     1977: September 16 - 1987: February 22


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Title
Ouija Material - Ouija Transcripts - pages 185-319

Subject Merrill, James, 1926-1995--Ouija Material
Subject Authority: LCSH

Description
Bound typescript manuscript; typescript on recto only; off-white binding;both of James Merrill's Connecticut and Florida addresses & phone numbers handwritten inside of front cover in black pen; holograph page numbers written in black pen in upper righthand corner of manuscript; yellow, pink, and blue highlighter used throughout manuscript; holograph corrections in black pen, green pen, and pencil on recto and verso; newspaper clipping taped to verso side of page of manuscript; image sketched on verso of manuscript; inserted between pages is a small piece of paper with holograph correction written in pencil; inserted horizontally and folded between pages are 2 thin leaves of paper with typescript;

Creator
Merrill, James

Source
James Ingram Merrill Papers (MSS 083) folder 2956

Date
1977: September 16 - 1987: February 22

Rights Anyone who wishes to use any item from this digital exhibit, in whole or in part, in any form of publication (as defined in Washington University Libraries Special Collections Manuscript Publication Rules) should first apply for permission utilizing The Wylie Agency Permissions Web page. Requester must also submit a completed and signed Request to Quote from or Otherwise Publish the James Merrill Papers form to the Washington University Department of Special Collections.  Any publication beyond the provisions of the fair use doctrine is restricted to those who have obtained permission of The Literary Estate of James Merrill at Washington University. Relation Series III Ouija Materials

Format
text
135 letter-size pages. Recto only.
279 jpeg images. 600ppi

Language
English

Type
Manuscripts

Citation
Merrill, James, “Ouija Material - Ouija Transcripts - pages 185-319,” Digital Gateway Image Collections & Exhibitions, accessed [date], http://omeka.wustl.edu/omeka/admin/items/show/7905.

Folder 2957     1977: May 19 - 1977: May 29.


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Title
Ouija Notebook Material, 1977: May 19 - 1977: May 29

Subject Merrill, James, 1926-1995--Ouija Material
Subject Authority: LCSH

Description
Spiral-bound notebook; Cover of notebook has date handwritten in red ink; holograph notes written in red ink, pink ink, black ink, purple ink, blue ink, and pencil; holograph notes written perpendicular to lines of notebook on recto and verso; one page has holograph notes in pencil and notes are written upside-down on lines of notebook; blue ink is smudged on two pages; black ink is smudged on two pages;

Creator
Merrill, James

Source
James Ingram Merrill Papers (MSS 083) folder 2957

Date
1977:May 19-1977:May 29

Rights Anyone who wishes to use any item from this digital exhibit, in whole or in part, in any form of publication (as defined in Washington University Libraries Special Collections Manuscript Publication Rules) should first apply for permission utilizing The Wylie Agency Permissions Web page. Requester must also submit a completed and signed Request to Quote from or Otherwise Publish the James Merrill Papers form to the Washington University Department of Special Collections.  Any publication beyond the provisions of the fair use doctrine is restricted to those who have obtained permission of The Literary Estate of James Merrill at Washington University.


Relation Series III Ouija Materials

Format
text
98 letter-size pages. Recto and verso.
102 jpeg images. 600ppi

Language
English

Type
Manuscripts

Citation
Merrill, James, “Ouija Notebook Material, 1977: May 19 - 1977: May 29,” Digital Gateway Image Collections & Exhibitions, accessed [date], http://omeka.wustl.edu/omeka/admin/items/show/7906.

Folder 2958     1978: July 28 - 1979: 16 March.


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Title
Ouija Notebook Material; July 22, 1978

Subject Merrill, James, 1926-1995--Ouija Material
Subject Authority: LCSH

Description
Spiral-bound notebook; Cover of notebook has date handwritten in red ink; holograph notes written in red ink, brown ink, black ink, purple ink, blue ink, green ink and pencil; images sketched-including a face; holograph notes written perpendicular to lines of notebook on recto and verso; some blank pages; one loose page with holograph notes on recto is inserted within notebook; some ink smudges throughout notebook;

Creator
Merrill, James

Source
James Ingram Merrill Papers (MSS 083) folder 2958

Date
1978: July 28 - 1978: 16 March

Rights Anyone who wishes to use any item from this digital exhibit, in whole or in part, in any form of publication (as defined in Washington University Libraries Special Collections Manuscript Publication Rules) should first apply for permission utilizing The Wylie Agency Permissions Web page. Requester must also submit a completed and signed Request to Quote from or Otherwise Publish the James Merrill Papers form to the Washington University Department of Special Collections.  Any publication beyond the provisions of the fair use doctrine is restricted to those who have obtained permission of The Literary Estate of James Merrill at Washington University.


Relation Series III Ouija Materials

Format
text
94 letter-size pages. Recto and verso.
98 jpeg images. 600ppi

Language
English

Type
Manuscripts

Citation
Merrill, James, “Ouija Notebook Material; July 22, 1978,” Digital Gateway Image Collections & Exhibitions, accessed [date], http://omeka.wustl.edu/omeka/admin/items/show/7907.

Folder 2959     1980: July 31 - 1986: 7 March


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Title
Ouija Notebook Material, 1980: July 31 - 1986: January 8

Subject Merrill, James, 1926-1995--Ouija Material
Subject Authority: LCSH

Description
Loose pages with holograph notes written in black ink, red ink, blue ink, and pencil; front cover and back cardboard of old notebook of typewriter paper; holograph notes on recto and most verso;

Creator
Merrill, James

Source
James Ingram Merrill Papers (MSS 083) folder 2959

Date
1980: July 31 - 1986: 7 March

Rights Anyone who wishes to use any item from this digital exhibit, in whole or in part, in any form of publication (as defined in Washington University Libraries Special Collections Manuscript Publication Rules) should first apply for permission utilizing The Wylie Agency Permissions Web page. Requester must also submit a completed and signed Request to Quote from or Otherwise Publish the James Merrill Papers form to the Washington University Department of Special Collections.  Any publication beyond the provisions of the fair use doctrine is restricted to those who have obtained permission of The Literary Estate of James Merrill at Washington University.


Relation Series III Ouija Materials

Format
text
38 letter-size pages. Recto and verso.
38 jpeg images. 600ppi

Language
English

Type
Manuscripts

Citation
Merrill, James, “Ouija Notebook Material, 1980: July 31 - 1986: January 8,” Digital Gateway Image Collections & Exhibitions, accessed [date], http://omeka.wustl.edu/omeka/admin/items/show/7908.

Folder 2960     1978: 1980: August 27 - 1994: 15 September.


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Title
Ouija Notebook Material 1980: August 27 - 1992: June 1

Subject Merrill, James, 1926-1995--Ouija Material
Subject Authority: LCSH

Description
Spiral-bound notebook; holograph notes written in red ink, black ink, purple ink, blue ink, green ink and brown ink; holograph notes written perpendicular to lines of notebook on recto and verso; some blank pages; long division math problems written on one page; image of a woman in a hat sketched on one page; ink smudge and water stain on one page.

Creator
Merrill, James

Source
James Ingram Merrill Papers (MSS 083) folder 2960

Date
1978: 1980: August 27 - 1994: 15 September.

Rights Anyone who wishes to use any item from this digital exhibit, in whole or in part, in any form of publication (as defined in Washington University Libraries Special Collections Manuscript Publication Rules) should first apply for permission utilizing The Wylie Agency Permissions Web page. Requester must also submit a completed and signed Request to Quote from or Otherwise Publish the James Merrill Papers form to the Washington University Department of Special Collections.  Any publication beyond the provisions of the fair use doctrine is restricted to those who have obtained permission of The Literary Estate of James Merrill at Washington University.


Relation Series III Ouija Materials

Format
text
158 letter-size pages. Recto and verso.
158 jpeg images. 600ppi

Language
English

Type
Manuscripts

Citation
Merrill, James, “Ouija Notebook Material 1980: August 27 - 1992: June 1,” Digital Gateway Image Collections & Exhibitions, accessed [date], http://omeka.wustl.edu/omeka/admin/items/show/7909.

Folder 2961     1980: October 19 - 1981: March 17, n.d.


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Title
Ouija Notebook Material; 1980: October 19 - 1981: March 17, n.d.

Subject Merrill, James, 1926-1995--Ouija Material
Subject Authority: LCSH

Description
Loose pages with holograph notes and writing tablet with holograph notes ; All notes written on recto side of page; holograph notes written in black, red and blue ink; first four pages of writing tablet have holograph writing, the rest of the writing tablet has blank pages; long division math on two pages;

Creator
Merrill, James

Source
James Ingram Merrill Papers (MSS 083) folder 2961

Date
1980: 19 October - 1981: 17 March

Rights Anyone who wishes to use any item from this digital exhibit, in whole or in part, in any form of publication (as defined in Washington University Libraries Special Collections Manuscript Publication Rules) should first apply for permission utilizing The Wylie Agency Permissions Web page. Requester must also submit a completed and signed Request to Quote from or Otherwise Publish the James Merrill Papers form to the Washington University Department of Special Collections.  Any publication beyond the provisions of the fair use doctrine is restricted to those who have obtained permission of The Literary Estate of James Merrill at Washington University.


Relation Series III Ouija Materials

Format
text
10 letter-size pages; loose and bound to tablet. Recto only.
10 jpeg images. 600ppi

Language
English

Type
Manuscripts

Citation
Merrill, James, “Ouija Notebook Material; 1980: October 19 - 1981: March 17, n.d.,” Digital Gateway Image Collections & Exhibitions, accessed [date], http://omeka.wustl.edu/omeka/admin/items/show/7910.

Folder 2963     1983: 28 January - 1992: 3 September.


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Title
Ouija Notebook Material, 1983: January 28 - 1984: September 10

Subject Merrill, James, 1926-1995--Ouija Material
Subject Authority: LCSH

Description
Spiral-bound notebook with holograph notes written in pencil, red ink, blue ink, and black ink; sketch of woman in a hat on recto of first page; holograph notes written perpendicular to lines of spiral notebook on recto and verso; some blank pages; a few pages have brown stains on them; a couple of pages have smudges; one loose notebook page;

Creator
Merrill, James

Source
James Ingram Merrill Papers (MSS 083) folder 2963

Date
1983: 28 January - 1992: 3 September

Rights Anyone who wishes to use any item from this digital exhibit, in whole or in part, in any form of publication (as defined in Washington University Libraries Special Collections Manuscript Publication Rules) should first apply for permission utilizing The Wylie Agency Permissions Web page. Requester must also submit a completed and signed Request to Quote from or Otherwise Publish the James Merrill Papers form to the Washington University Department of Special Collections.  Any publication beyond the provisions of the fair use doctrine is restricted to those who have obtained permission of The Literary Estate of James Merrill at Washington University.


Relation Series III Ouija Materials

Format
text
98 letter-size pages. Recto and verso.
98 jpeg images. 600ppi

Language
English

Type
Manuscripts

Citation
Merrill, James, “Ouija Notebook Material, 1983: January 28 - 1984: September 10,” Digital Gateway Image Collections & Exhibitions, accessed [date], http://omeka.wustl.edu/omeka/admin/items/show/7912.

Folder 2964     1986: 16 December - 1991: 2 September


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Title
Ouija Notebook Material; 1986: December 16 - 1991: July 12

Subject Merrill, James, 1926-1995--Ouija Material
Subject Authority: LCSH

Description
Bound notepad of lined pages; Binding is loose; holograph notes written perpendicular to lines of notebook on recto and verso; holograph notes written in red ink, black ink, purple ink, blue ink, and green ink; Some recto pages are difficult to read because black ink from verso side has bled through the paper; some blank pages; mathematical addition on recto of one page;

Creator
Merrill, James

Source
James Ingram Merrill Papers (MSS 083) folder 2964

Date
1986: 16 December - 1991: 2 September

Rights Anyone who wishes to use any item from this digital exhibit, in whole or in part, in any form of publication (as defined in Washington University Libraries Special Collections Manuscript Publication Rules) should first apply for permission utilizing The Wylie Agency Permissions Web page. Requester must also submit a completed and signed Request to Quote from or Otherwise Publish the James Merrill Papers form to the Washington University Department of Special Collections.  Any publication beyond the provisions of the fair use doctrine is restricted to those who have obtained permission of The Literary Estate of James Merrill at Washington University.


Relation Series III Ouija Materials

Format
text
letter-size pages. Recto and verso.
jpeg images. 600ppi

Language
English

Type
Manuscripts

Citation
Merrill, James, “Ouija Notebook Material; 1986: December 16 - 1991: July 12,” Digital Gateway Image Collections & Exhibitions, accessed [date], http://omeka.wustl.edu/omeka/admin/items/show/7915.

Folder 2965     1988: 13 January - 1990: 14 October


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Title
Ouija Notebook Material, 1988: January 13 - 1990: October 6, n.d.

Subject Merrill, James, 1926-1995--Ouija Material
Subject Authority: LCSH

Description
Spiral-bound notebook with holograph notes written in pencil, purple ink, blue ink, and black ink; Cover of notebook has date written "13 Jan 88" ; holograph notes written perpendicular to lines of spiral notebook on recto and verso; several blank pages separate the holograph notes written in ink from the holograph notes written in pencil;

Creator
Merrill, James

Source
James Ingram Merrill Papers (MSS 083) folder 2965

Date
1988: 13 January - 1990: 14 October

Rights Anyone who wishes to use any item from this digital exhibit, in whole or in part, in any form of publication (as defined in Washington University Libraries Special Collections Manuscript Publication Rules) should first apply for permission utilizing The Wylie Agency Permissions Web page. Requester must also submit a completed and signed Request to Quote from or Otherwise Publish the James Merrill Papers form to the Washington University Department of Special Collections.  Any publication beyond the provisions of the fair use doctrine is restricted to those who have obtained permission of The Literary Estate of James Merrill at Washington University.


Relation Series III Ouija Materials

Format
text
158 letter-size pages. Recto and verso.
158 jpeg images. 600ppi

Language
English

Type
Manuscripts

Citation
Merrill, James, “Ouija Notebook Material, 1988: January 13 - 1990: October 6, n.d.,” Digital Gateway Image Collections & Exhibitions, accessed [date], http://omeka.wustl.edu/omeka/admin/items/show/7913.

Folder 2966     1991: 5 January - 1992: 19 March


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Title
Ouija Notebook Material, 1990: July 13 - 1990: July 29

Subject Merrill, James, 1926-1995--Ouija Material
Subject Authority: LCSH

Description
Bound notebook with black cover; holograph notes and typescript; some pages are loose; typescript pages on recto side; on the verso of some of the typescript pages there are holograph notes written perpendicular to page ; stains on some pages; holograph notes written in red ink, blue ink and purple ink; typescript pages are poems; nearly every one of the typescript pages have a different poem; stains on some pages;

Creator
Merrill, James

Source
James Ingram Merrill Papers (MSS 083) folder 2966

Date
1991: 5 January - 1992: 19 March

Rights Anyone who wishes to use any item from this digital exhibit, in whole or in part, in any form of publication (as defined in Washington University Libraries Special Collections Manuscript Publication Rules) should first apply for permission utilizing The Wylie Agency Permissions Web page. Requester must also submit a completed and signed Request to Quote from or Otherwise Publish the James Merrill Papers form to the Washington University Department of Special Collections.  Any publication beyond the provisions of the fair use doctrine is restricted to those who have obtained permission of The Literary Estate of James Merrill at Washington University.


Relation Series III Ouija Materials

Format
text
140 letter-size pages. Recto and verso.
140 jpeg images. 600ppi

Language
English

Type
Manuscripts

Citation
Merrill, James, “Ouija Notebook Material, 1990: July 13 - 1990: July 29,” Digital Gateway Image Collections & Exhibitions, accessed [date], http://omeka.wustl.edu/omeka/admin/items/show/7914.

Folder 2967     1953: 14 November - 1994: 15 September


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Title
Looseleaf Ouija Material, 1953: November 14 - 1994: September 15, n.d.

Subject Merrill, James, 1926-1995--Ouija Material
Subject Authority: LCSH

Description
Loose typescript notes; a few corrections written in black ink; first few pages are typed on the back of letterhead from "The Condé Nast Publications Inc."; some pages have typed page numbers at top of page; Some text written in French;

Creator
Merrill, James

Source
James Ingram Merrill Papers (MSS 083) folder 2967

Date
1953: 14 November - 1994: 15 September

Rights Anyone who wishes to use any item from this digital exhibit, in whole or in part, in any form of publication (as defined in Washington University Libraries Special Collections Manuscript Publication Rules) should first apply for permission utilizing The Wylie Agency Permissions Web page. Requester must also submit a completed and signed Request to Quote from or Otherwise Publish the James Merrill Papers form to the Washington University Department of Special Collections.  Any publication beyond the provisions of the fair use doctrine is restricted to those who have obtained permission of The Literary Estate of James Merrill at Washington University.


Relation Series III Ouija Materials

Format
text
30 letter-size pages. Recto and verso.
30 jpeg images. 600ppi

Language
English

Type
Manuscripts

Citation
Merrill, James, “Looseleaf Ouija Material, 1953: November 14 - 1994: September 15, n.d.,” Digital Gateway Image Collections & Exhibitions, accessed [date], http://omeka.wustl.edu/omeka/admin/items/show/7916.

Folder 2968     1955: 2 September


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Title
Looseleaf Ouija Material, 1955: September 2, n.d.

Subject Merrill, James, 1926-1995--Ouija Material
Subject Authority: LCSH

Description
Two pages of typescript notes and two pages of holograph notes; Typescript notes have ink smudges; Holograph notes are photographed copies that are very dark and difficult to read;

Creator
Merrill, James

Source
James Ingram Merrill Papers (MSS 083) folder 2968

Date
1955: 2 September

Rights Anyone who wishes to use any item from this digital exhibit, in whole or in part, in any form of publication (as defined in Washington University Libraries Special Collections Manuscript Publication Rules) should first apply for permission utilizing The Wylie Agency Permissions Web page. Requester must also submit a completed and signed Request to Quote from or Otherwise Publish the James Merrill Papers form to the Washington University Department of Special Collections.  Any publication beyond the provisions of the fair use doctrine is restricted to those who have obtained permission of The Literary Estate of James Merrill at Washington University.


Relation Series III Ouija Materials

Format
text
4 letter-size pages. Recto only.
4 jpeg images. 600ppi

Language
English

Type
Manuscripts

Citation
Merrill, James, “Looseleaf Ouija Material, 1955: September 2, n.d.,” Digital Gateway Image Collections & Exhibitions, accessed [date], http://omeka.wustl.edu/omeka/admin/items/show/7917.

Folder 2969     1961: 18 October - 1985: 25 August


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Title
Looseleaf Ouija Material, 1957: August 15 - 1976: April 26

Subject Merrill, James, 1926-1995--Ouija Material
Subject Authority: LCSH

Description
Looseleaf holograph notes; notes written lengthwise along typewriter paper; notes written in pencil, black ink, pink ink, brown ink, a few holograph notes are written on 5x7 sheets of notebook paper; many of the notes are written on very brittle paper that has turned brown--so each of these brittle pages has been placed within a plastic sleeve; some notes written in French; facial images & other images sketched on some pages; one of the holograph pages has a letterhead of Amherst College on the back;

Creator
Merrill, James

Source
James Ingram Merrill Papers (MSS 083) folder 2969

Date
1961: 18 October - 1985: 25 August

Rights Anyone who wishes to use any item from this digital exhibit, in whole or in part, in any form of publication (as defined in Washington University Libraries Special Collections Manuscript Publication Rules) should first apply for permission utilizing The Wylie Agency Permissions Web page. Requester must also submit a completed and signed Request to Quote from or Otherwise Publish the James Merrill Papers form to the Washington University Department of Special Collections.  Any publication beyond the provisions of the fair use doctrine is restricted to those who have obtained permission of The Literary Estate of James Merrill at Washington University.


Relation Series III Ouija Materials

Format
text
207 letter-size pages. Recto and verso.
207 jpeg images. 600ppi

Language
English

Type
Manuscripts

Citation
Merrill, James, “Looseleaf Ouija Material, 1957: August 15 - 1976: April 26,” Digital Gateway Image Collections & Exhibitions, accessed [date], http://omeka.wustl.edu/omeka/admin/items/show/7918.

Folder 2970     1953: 11 July -1979: September 2


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Title
Looseleaf Ouija Material, 1958 - 1979

Subject Merrill, James, 1926-1995--Ouija Material
Subject Authority: LCSH

Description
Holograph and typescript notes; holograph notes on blue tissue paper written in pencil; other holograph notes written in black ink; holograph and typescript notes on copy paper; images sketched on two pages;

Creator
Merrill, James

Source
James Ingram Merrill Papers (MSS 083) folder 2970

Date
1953: 11 July -1979: September 2

Rights Anyone who wishes to use any item from this digital exhibit, in whole or in part, in any form of publication (as defined in Washington University Libraries Special Collections Manuscript Publication Rules) should first apply for permission utilizing The Wylie Agency Permissions Web page. Requester must also submit a completed and signed Request to Quote from or Otherwise Publish the James Merrill Papers form to the Washington University Department of Special Collections.  Any publication beyond the provisions of the fair use doctrine is restricted to those who have obtained permission of The Literary Estate of James Merrill at Washington University.


Relation Series III Ouija Materials

Format
text
16 letter-size pages. Recto and verso.
16 jpeg images. 600ppi

Language
English

Type
Manuscripts

Citation
Merrill, James, “Looseleaf Ouija Material, 1958 - 1979,” Digital Gateway Image Collections & Exhibitions, accessed [date], http://omeka.wustl.edu/omeka/admin/items/show/7919.

Folder 2971     1935;1968: 22 July


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Title
Looseleaf Ouija Material, 1968: December 22

Subject Merrill, James, 1926-1995--Ouija Material
Subject Authority: LCSH

Description
Three pages of Typescript draft; Recto side only; Typed on very thin,onion skin paper; English and some Greek;

Creator
Merrill, James

Source
James Ingram Merrill Papers (MSS 083) folder 2971

Date
1935;1968: 22 July

Rights Anyone who wishes to use any item from this digital exhibit, in whole or in part, in any form of publication (as defined in Washington University Libraries Special Collections Manuscript Publication Rules) should first apply for permission utilizing The Wylie Agency Permissions Web page. Requester must also submit a completed and signed Request to Quote from or Otherwise Publish the James Merrill Papers form to the Washington University Department of Special Collections.  Any publication beyond the provisions of the fair use doctrine is restricted to those who have obtained permission of The Literary Estate of James Merrill at Washington University.


Relation Series III Ouija Materials

Format
text
3 letter-size pages. Recto only.
3 jpeg images. 600ppi

Language
English

Type
Manuscripts

Citation
Merrill, James, “Looseleaf Ouija Material, 1968: December 22,” Digital Gateway Image Collections & Exhibitions, accessed [date], http://omeka.wustl.edu/omeka/admin/items/show/7920.

Folder 2972     1935;1968: 22 July


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Title
Looseleaf Ouija Material, 1973: June 29, n.d.

Subject Merrill, James, 1926-1995--Ouija Material
Subject Authority: LCSH

Description
Holograph notes written in blue ink; mathematical banking figures with First National City Bank at top of page; numerical entries represent deposits, withdrawals, and checks written; Crossword puzzle on one page;

Creator
Merrill, James

Source
James Ingram Merrill Papers (MSS 083) folder 2972

Date
1973: 29 June - 1979: 5 February

Rights Anyone who wishes to use any item from this digital exhibit, in whole or in part, in any form of publication (as defined in Washington University Libraries Special Collections Manuscript Publication Rules) should first apply for permission utilizing The Wylie Agency Permissions Web page. Requester must also submit a completed and signed Request to Quote from or Otherwise Publish the James Merrill Papers form to the Washington University Department of Special Collections.  Any publication beyond the provisions of the fair use doctrine is restricted to those who have obtained permission of The Literary Estate of James Merrill at Washington University.


Relation Series III Ouija Materials

Format
text
12 letter-size pages. Recto only.
12 jpeg images. 600ppi

Language
English

Type
Manuscripts

Citation
Merrill, James, “Looseleaf Ouija Material, 1973: June 29, n.d.,” Digital Gateway Image Collections & Exhibitions, accessed [date], http://omeka.wustl.edu/omeka/admin/items/show/7921.

Folder 2973     1975: 2 March - 1966: 11 September


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Title
Looseleaf Ouija Material, 1975: March 2 -- 1966: September 11, n.d.

Subject Merrill, James, 1926-1995--Ouija Material
Subject Authority: LCSH

Description
Holograph notes written in pencil, black ink, and blue ink; 3 pages of notes written on light blue paper (5x7); 1 page of holograph notes is written in pencil and is encased within a plastic cover due to it's fragile state and missing pieces of the page; the remaining holograph notes are written in blue ink on thin, typewriter paper; corrections are made in black ink;

Creator
Merrill, James

Source
James Ingram Merrill Papers (MSS 083) folder 2973 Date
1975: 2 March - 1966: 11 September

Rights Anyone who wishes to use any item from this digital exhibit, in whole or in part, in any form of publication (as defined in Washington University Libraries Special Collections Manuscript Publication Rules) should first apply for permission utilizing The Wylie Agency Permissions Web page. Requester must also submit a completed and signed Request to Quote from or Otherwise Publish the James Merrill Papers form to the Washington University Department of Special Collections.  Any publication beyond the provisions of the fair use doctrine is restricted to those who have obtained permission of The Literary Estate of James Merrill at Washington University.


Relation Series III Ouija Materials

Format
text
13 letter-size pages; 3 pages 5x7. Recto and verso.
16 jpeg images. 600ppi

Language
English

Type
Manuscripts

Citation
Merrill, James, “Looseleaf Ouija Material, 1975: March 2 -- 1966: September 11, n.d.,” Digital Gateway Image Collections & Exhibitions, accessed [date], http://omeka.wustl.edu/omeka/admin/items/show/7922.

Folder 2974     1979: 16 September - 1986: 7 March


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Title
Looseleaf Ouija Material, 1979 - 1986

Subject Merrill, James, 1926-1995--Ouija Material
Subject Authority: LCSH

Description
Typescript draft; recto only; holograph page numbers written in upper, right hand corner of manuscript; page numbers and corrections written in pencil, purple ink, pink ink, black ink, and brown ink, 2 half pieces of paper with typescript notes;

Creator
Merrill, James

Source
James Ingram Merrill Papers (MSS 083) folder 2974

Date
1979: 16 September - 1986: 7 March

Rights Anyone who wishes to use any item from this digital exhibit, in whole or in part, in any form of publication (as defined in Washington University Libraries Special Collections Manuscript Publication Rules) should first apply for permission utilizing The Wylie Agency Permissions Web page. Requester must also submit a completed and signed Request to Quote from or Otherwise Publish the James Merrill Papers form to the Washington University Department of Special Collections.  Any publication beyond the provisions of the fair use doctrine is restricted to those who have obtained permission of The Literary Estate of James Merrill at Washington University.


Relation Series III Ouija Materials

Format
text
97 letter-size pages. Recto only.
97 jpeg images. 600ppi

Language
English

Type
Manuscripts

Citation
Merrill, James, “Looseleaf Ouija Material, 1979 - 1986,” Digital Gateway Image Collections & Exhibitions, accessed [date], http://omeka.wustl.edu/omeka/admin/items/show/7923.

Folder 2975     1979: 12 August - 1985: 1 March


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Title
Looseleaf Ouija Material, 1979 - 1986

Subject Merrill, James, 1926-1995--Ouija Material
Subject Authority: LCSH

Description
Typescript manuscript; majority have holograph page numbers in upper right hand corner; page numbers in red ink, black ink, and pencil; holograph corrections in black ink and pencil;

Creator
Merrill, James

Source
James Ingram Merrill Papers (MSS 083) folder 2975

Date
1979: 12 August - 1985: 1 March

Rights Anyone who wishes to use any item from this digital exhibit, in whole or in part, in any form of publication (as defined in Washington University Libraries Special Collections Manuscript Publication Rules) should first apply for permission utilizing The Wylie Agency Permissions Web page. Requester must also submit a completed and signed Request to Quote from or Otherwise Publish the James Merrill Papers form to the Washington University Department of Special Collections.  Any publication beyond the provisions of the fair use doctrine is restricted to those who have obtained permission of The Literary Estate of James Merrill at Washington University.


Relation Series III Ouija Materials

Format
text
128 letter-size pages. Recto and verso.
128 jpeg images. 600ppi

Language
English

Type
Manuscripts

Citation
Merrill, James, “Looseleaf Ouija Material, 1979 - 1986,” Digital Gateway Image Collections & Exhibitions, accessed [date], http://omeka.wustl.edu/omeka/admin/items/show/7924.

Folder 2976     1979: 12 August - 1985: 1 March


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Title
Looseleaf Ouija Material, n.d.

Subject Merrill, James, 1926-1995--Ouija Material
Subject Authority: LCSH

Description
one page typescript draft; recto only.

Creator
Merrill, James

Source
James Ingram Merrill Papers (MSS 083) folder 2976

Date
1979: 12 August - 1985: 1 March

Rights Anyone who wishes to use any item from this digital exhibit, in whole or in part, in any form of publication (as defined in Washington University Libraries Special Collections Manuscript Publication Rules) should first apply for permission utilizing The Wylie Agency Permissions Web page. Requester must also submit a completed and signed Request to Quote from or Otherwise Publish the James Merrill Papers form to the Washington University Department of Special Collections.  Any publication beyond the provisions of the fair use doctrine is restricted to those who have obtained permission of The Literary Estate of James Merrill at Washington University.


Relation Series III Ouija Materials

Format
text
128 letter-size pages. Recto and verso.
128 jpeg images. 600ppi

Language
English

Type
Manuscripts

Citation
Merrill, James, “Looseleaf Ouija Material, n.d.,” Digital Gateway Image Collections & Exhibitions, accessed [date], http://omeka.wustl.edu/omeka/admin/items/show/7925.

Folder 2977     undated


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Title
Looseleaf Ouija Material, n.d.

Subject Merrill, James, 1926-1995--Ouija Material
Subject Authority: LCSH

Description
Holograph draft written in pencil; page numbers written at top of each page, recto and verso; a few sketches on 2 pages;

Creator
Merrill, James

Source
James Ingram Merrill papers MSS 083 folder 2977

Date
Not dated

Rights Anyone who wishes to use any item from this digital exhibit, in whole or in part, in any form of publication (as defined in Washington University Libraries Special Collections Manuscript Publication Rules) should first apply for permission utilizing The Wylie Agency Permissions Web page. Requester must also submit a completed and signed Request to Quote from or Otherwise Publish the James Merrill Papers form to the Washington University Department of Special Collections.  Any publication beyond the provisions of the fair use doctrine is restricted to those who have obtained permission of The Literary Estate of James Merrill at Washington University.


Relation Series III Ouija Materials

Format
text
3 letter-size pages. Recto and verso.
6 jpeg images. 600ppi

Language
English

Type
Manuscripts

Citation
Merrill, James, “Looseleaf Ouija Material, n.d.,” Digital Gateway Image Collections & Exhibitions, accessed [date], http://omeka.wustl.edu/omeka/admin/items/show/7926.