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Contact Infomation:

Special Collections

MSU  Libraries

366 W. Circle Drive

East Lansing, MI 48824



URL: http://specialcollections.lib.msu.edu

Date Received:

March 2013

Date Processed:


Preferred Citation:

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information:  Box number, Folder number and/or title, Imbibers of the Feast Letters, MSS 321, Special Collections, MSU Libraries, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

Copyright Notice:

Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this archive, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Usage Restrictions:

There are no restrictions on the access of this collection.

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Collection Summary:

The collection consists of letters of invitation and letters/pieces written by some of the participants.

Historical Background:

The Feast Letters was a Diane Wakoski project started February 22, 1980 to welcome in the new decade; ending on February 22, 1981. The participants were to write 4 letters - one for each season though not necessarily in their order and were to be about a rememebered, mythical, or actual meal.

Processing Note:

Processed by Leslie M. Behm, December 2013.


Box Folder Description
1 1 Invitation to Imbibers (ca. 1980) plus a copy of Persephone
  2 Wakoski, Diane. Welcome to Feast Letters
  3 Master list of Imbibers. Mailing labels
  4 Bumpus, Jerry. Correspondence
  5 Hindley, Norman. Correspondence
  6 Jones, Bill. Correspondence
  7 Kretchman, Trudy. Correspondence
  8 Unknown. Correspondence
  9 ________. Slaughter pp. 1-2 , 4-5
  10 Drake, Barbara. The Lipstick , Feast Letter #2
  11 Drake, Barbara. The Lipstick , Feast Letter #3
  12 Drake, Barbara. The Lipstick , Feast Letter #4
  13 Falluer, Barbara. Midnight Feast
  14 Falluer, Barbara. Tossed Salad
  15 Falluer, Barbara. Thanksgiving for Pamela Turner
  16 Hamady, Walter. Pieces submitted in lieu of Feast Letters
  17 Hindley, Norman. Diving as three Aprils
  18 Hindley, Norman. To the Keeper of the Cup. A fall Feast Letter: Fall Salmon (for Jack Driscoll)
  19 Hindley, Norman. Letter to Massasoit
  20 Hindley, For the Keeper of the Cup & daughter of George Washington. A spring Feast Letter Spring Bass at Warren
  21 Hindley, Norman. Summer Fish
  22 Hindley, Norman. Winter Eel, Winter Grill
  23 Jones, Bill. Late Summer Recollection
  24 Kretchman, Arthur & Trudy. A special issue for the Imbibers of the Feast Letters
  25 Kuhlman (with good ideas and assistance from Geary) . The adventures of George Washington …
  26 Peters, Robert. Angels at their taking
  27 Rossman, Michael. Invocation fro a wedding, for a wedding Feast
  28 Rossman, Michael. Winter Feast. Feast Letter #2
  29 Route, Deborah. Ah, Roman's
  30 Route,Deborah. For the Feast of Houdini
  31 Route, Deborah. Love and Seafood
  32 Schmitt, Eric. Dowager Queen. Feast Letter #2: Louis Armstrong's Wife, Lady in Waiting Chorus
  33 Schmitt, Eric. The Peppers (after their fiftieh day of being shipwrecked)
  34 Wenstein, Norman. Spring Feast of Letter
  35 Wenstein, Norman. Summer Feast Letter
  36 Weinstein, Norman. Fall Feast Letter
  37 Wood, John & Stephanie. Remembrance

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