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William Booth collection of Robert Bly materials

Identifier: Mss081H

Scope and Content Note

Collection includes over 200 audio cassette tapes, dated 1960-1997; 62 audio reels, dated 1959-1974; and related transcriptions and notesmaterials. The collection also contains correspondence, notes, and manuscript materials for the publication A Little Book on the Human Shadow (1988), by Robert Bly, edited by William Booth.


  • 1973-2009

Language of Materials


Restrictions on Access

The collection is open and available for use by researchers in Andersen Library Reading Room.

Restrictions on Use

Copyright is retained by the copyright holder.

Biographical Note

William Booth was the editor of A Little Book on the Human Shadow, by Robert Bly.


0.75 Linear Feet (2 boxes)


Collection includes audio tapes (cassettes and reels) and manuscripts materials related to the audio recordings and the book, A Little Book on the Human Shadow (1988), by Robert Bly.


Audio recordings have been seperated from paper manuscript materials.

Physical Location

Mezz (R69, D6, S7); AV (R2, D1, S1; R2, D2, S2)


Collection donated to the Upper Midwest Literary Archives by William Booth in 2009.

Processing Information

Collection processed and finding aid written by Ann Mulfort.

William Booth Collection of Robert Bly
Kathryn Hujda
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Collecting Area Details

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