Woodson Research Center, Rice University

Guide to the Lois Tompa "Above the Wall" poetry manuscript, 1966 MS 291



creator Tompa, Lois
Title: Lois Tompa "Above the Wall" poetry manuscript
Dates: 1966
Abstract: This collection contains a hand-made collected edition of poetry by Lois Tompa called "Above the Wall", dedicated to her husband, Joseph Tompa. The manuscript consists of 35 leaves of mimeograph pages stapled together with the author’s autograph inscription.
Identification: MS 291
Quantity: 0.25 Linear Feet (1 folder)
Language: English
Repository: Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Houston, Texas

Biographical / Historical

No information is currently available on the author.


Scope and Contents

This collection contains a hand-made collected edition of poetry by Lois Tompa called "Above the Wall", dedicated to her husband, Joseph Tompa. The manuscript consists of 35 leaves of mimeograph pages stapled together with the author’s autograph inscription.


Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This material is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from the Lois Tompa Manuscript must be obtained from the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Lois Tompa "Above the Wall" poetry manuscript, ca. 1966, MS 291, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection was purchased with a gift from the William Stamps Farish Fund in 1967.


Detailed Description of the Collection

Series I: Lois Tompa poetry manuscript 1966

Folder
1 Manuscript 1966
35 leaves of mimeograph pages stapled together with the author’s autograph inscription.