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Marilyn Weir Collection

 Collection — Box: VMF 20, Folder: 2
Identifier: MS-VMF-vmf235

Consists of a four page typescript [photocopy] memoir of William Gaddis by Marilyn Weir titled "Bill Gaddis;" one autograph letter signed from Gaddis to Marilyn Weir, 2 pages with envelope (1945 November 23); and one typed letter signed [photocopy] from Gaddis to Mrs. Parke, 1 page (1975 June 29).


  • 1945-1975


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Conditions Governing Use

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3.00 items

1 folders

Biographical Information

Marilyn Anne Parke Weir (September 8, 1925 – November 1, 1993) was the younger sister of William Gaddis’s childhood friend, Henry.

Source of Acquisition

Accession number 2013.031. Gift of Andrew Weir, November 4, 2013

Related Materials

See also the William Gaddis Papers (MS049)

Processing Information

Processed November 2013

Marilyn Weir Collection
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Revision Statements

  • 2021 March 19: Resource record updated in ArchiveSpace by Sarah Schnuriger.

Collecting Area Details

Part of the Manuscripts Collecting Area

Joel Minor
Olin Library, 1 Brookings Drive
MSC 1061-141-B
St. Louis MO 63130 US
(314) 935-5495