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Stanton A. Coblentz Papers

An inventory of his papers at Syracuse University

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Date: 4 May 1966

Biographical History

Stanton Arthur Coblentz (1896-1982) was an American author, novelist, poet, and the editor of the literary periodical Wings

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Stanton A. Coblentz Papers contains manuscript poems, book manuscripts and galley proofs, articles, and photographs. The collection consists of two separate accessions which have not been integrated. The accession is indicated by a date in parenthesis following the series title, for example: Correspondence (1978).

The 1966 accession contains biographical material, one photograph, and manuscripts of books of epic poems and prose.

The 1978 accession contains correspondence as well as galleys, typescripts and published editions of several of Coblentz's books.

Note: Because the two accessions contain duplicate box numbers, please indicate accession and box number when requesting an item.

Arrangement of the Collection

Material within each series is arranged alphabetically by title. Published issues of Wings are arranged chronologically.


Access Restrictions:

The majority of our archival and manuscript collections are housed offsite and require advanced notice for retrieval. Researchers are encouraged to contact us in advance concerning the collection material they wish to access for their research.

Use Restrictions:

Written permission must be obtained from SCRC and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

Related Material

Published editions of Coblentz's books have been transferred to Rare Books for cataloging. Please refer to the Classic Catalog to locate these items (search on "Gift of Stanton A. Coblentz").

Subject Headings


Coblentz, Stanton A. (Stanton Arthur), 1896-1982.


Authors, American.
Novelists, American.
Periodical editors -- United States.
Poets, American.

Genres and Forms

Galley proofs.
Manuscripts for publication.



Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Stanton A. Coblentz Papers,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Table of Contents

Biographical material (1966)

Subject files (1966)

Manuscripts (1966)

Published material (1966)

Correspondence (1978)

Writings (1978)