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Jargon postcard series. Numbers 25-36.

Author/creator Williams, Jonathan, 1929-2008 photographer.
Other author/creatorJohnson, Ronald, 1935-1998, photographer.
Other author/creatorBlack Mountain College Museum + Arts Center, publisher.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info Asheville, NC : Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center, 2014.
Description13 cards : chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 13 x 21 cm
Contents Number 25. Charles Olson writing "Maximus," Black Mountain College, 1951 -- Number 26. Charles Olson, Black Mountain College, ca. 1955 -- Number 27. Robert Creeley, portrait of the artist as a Spanish assassin, Black Mountain College, ca. 1955 -- Number 28. Dan Rice & Robert Creeley, Black Mountain College, 1955 -- Number 29. Katherine Litz, Black Mountain College, 1951 -- Number 30. M.C. Richards, Skywinding Farm, Scaly Mountain, NC, ca. 1970s -- Number 31. Robert Duncan, San Francisco, 1955 -- Number 32. Stefan Wolpe, Black Mountain College, ca. 1954 -- Number 33. Beauty & the beast, Joel Oppenheimer & Francine Du Plessix Gray, Black Mountain College, 1951 -- Number 34. Joel Oppenheimer, Black Mountain College, ca. 1951 -- Number 35. R. Buckminster Fuller, Aspen Institute, 1966 -- Number 36. Jonathan Williams, Tray Mountain, Georgia, 1961
General noteAll photographs are by Jonathan Williams, except number 36, portrait of Jonathan Williams, which is by Ronald Johnson.
General noteAll photographs are from Yale Collection of American Literature at Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library.
General note"Edition of 500."
General noteCards issued loose.
General note"In 2012, four years after the death of Jonathan Williams, his partner Thomas Meyer made the decision to give The Jargon Society inventory and rights to the Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center. This postcard series recognizes Jonathan Williams' work as a photographer, publisher and Black Mountain College alumnus. Each photograph shows us one, or two, of Jonathan's BMC compatriots as he saw them"--Title card verso.
Acquisitions source Purchased from Underground Books, 10/16/2015

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