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Wilson, Adrian

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1923 July 01 - 1988 February 03

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Camp Waldport records

 Collection
Identifier: Bx 034
Abstract Camp Waldport, or Civilian Public Service (CPS) Camp No. 56, was a conscientious objector camp in Oregon during WWII, and was home to the Fine Arts Group. Among Camp Waldport's interns were several poets and artists who are considered to have contributed to the Beat Movement and the "San Francisco Renaissance" of the 1950s and 60s, including Adrian Wilson, Kermit Sheets, painter Morris Graves, and poets William Everson and Glen Coffield. The camp's press, the Untide Press, published volumes...
Dates: 1943-1945

Charles E. Davis papers on Civilian Public Service and the Untide Press

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 470
Abstract

Charles E. Davis was a printer who served in the conscientious objectors camp on the Oregon coast during World War II (Civilian Public Services Camp #56), as well as other CPS camps during the war. This collection contains Untide Press booklets, proof and mock-up sheets, correspondence, and other examples of fine press printing.

Dates: 1942-2003

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Arts and Humanities 1
Literature 1
Oregon 1
Printing -- Oregon -- History 1
Printing -- Specimens 1