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"1- first day of issue - envelopes commemorating 75 ann. of flight in Canada & 60th ann. of founding of the R.C.A.F., issued Nov 9/1984, Macleod 4 - Nov [??] McMurray"

Envelope labelled "1- first day of issue - envelopes commemorating 75 ann. of flight in Canada & 60th ann. of founding of the R.C.A.F., issued Nov 9/1984, Macleod 4 - Nov [??] McMurray", containing:
Envelope with "Air Force/Les Forces Aériennes" stamp, containing sheet with issuance information, text on envelope reads "Commemorating the 75th anniversary of the first powered flight in the Commonwealth and the 60th anniversary of the founding of the Royal Canadian Air Force"

"1 Negatives - 1 Dick Bonnycastle 1929 or 1930"

Negative envelope labelled "1 Negatives - 1 Dick Bonnycastle 1929 or 1930", containing b&w ; 7 cm x 4 cm film negative of Dick Bonnycastle in parka
Negative envelope labelled "Bonnycastle party at Norman - prior to take off - first winter flight to Coppermine", containing b&w ; 7 cm x 12 cm film negative depicting group portrait of 7 people beside aircraft in snowy field

"1 Print Barren lands"

Envelope labelled "1 Print Barren lands", contains:
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm print, aerial photograph of landscape, caption reads "Barren Lands McAlpine Search, October - 1929" [another print appears in 7-168]

12 photos of Cantonese Opera performances and group photos of Opera societies

photo 1: (colour) Group photo of Friendship Opera and Art Society (友好曲藝社).
photo 2: (colour) Group photo of Cantonese Opera and Art Society (奥韻曲藝社) when Wang Tao (王滔) visited Edmonton from Toronto.
photo 3: (colour, photocopied) group photo.
photo 4: (colour) Performance at event of International Year of Older Person in 1999.
photo 5-6: (colour) Performance to celebrate Chinese new year.
photo: 7-8: (colour) Performance to celebrate 15 year anniversary of Peach Garden Art Society (桃園曲藝社) and honour seniors.
photo 9-12: (colour) Cantonese Opera performances.

13 photos of Cantonese Opera performances

photo 1: Sang "富贵花开凤凰台" at the 85th anniversary party of Edmonton Chinese Dramatic Club (警世鐘劇社) on September 15, 2002 at Fu Du restaurant (富都酒楼) .
photo 2: Sang "禅院钟声" at the 87th anniversary party of Edmonton Chinese Dramatic Club (警世鐘劇社) in May 2004.
photo 3-4: The 88th anniversary party of Edmonton Chinese Dramatic Club (警世鐘劇社) in May 22, 2005.
photo 5-6: Performed "夺命转心壶" on October 15, 2006 at Jubille Auditorium.
photo 7-9: Performances in 2007.
photo 10: Performed "碎銮兴" on May 14, 2009 at Jubille Auditorium.
photo 11: A make up photo before performance.
photo 12: On the stage (ready to perform).
photo 13: Performing on the stage.

19 performance photos; scrapbook page with 6 performance photos

photo 1-2: Performances in 2006.
photo 3-4: Cantonese Opera musicians, actors and actresses group photos on April 30, 2006.
photo 5: Musicians performed in 2006.
photo 6: Performance in 2007.
photo 7: A musician performance in 2007.
photo 8-18: 11 performance photos with unknown dates.
photo 19: Ox (2009) Chinese New Year banquet, singing in honour of seniors.
Scrapbook page with 6 performance photos in 2007.

1924 (April-December; n.d.)

"Enmeshed" (ts/ms)
"Song of a Philanderer" (ts/ms)
To-day we drove out to Clarkson... (ts/ms)
"Mad Wind" (ts/ms)
Capture me the wind,... (ts/ms)
"The Gypsy" (ts/ms)
"Toronto" (ts/ms)

1924 or 1925

"Fate" (ts)
"Midsummer Night" (ts/ms)
"Passer-by" (ts/ms)
"To an Ancient Maiden" (ts/ms)
"You are like Pan" (ts/ms)
"Song" (ts/ms)

1925 (March-December; n.d.)

"What a Pity!" (ts/ms)
"To a Forgotten Hermit" (ts/ms)
"Four winds" (ts/ms)
"Autumn Day" (ts/ms)
"The Hour" (ts/ms)
"Love" (ts)
"The Philosopher" (ts/ms)
"The Scarlet Handkerchief" (ts)
"A Country House in Town" (ts/ms)
"The Unfortunate Cricket" (ts)

1925 or 1926

"Circular Letter" (ts/ms)
"A Confidence" (ts/ms)
"Fantastic Parable" (ts/ms)
Inarticulate... (ts/ms)
It is my grief... (ts/ms)
"Light: A Sonnet" (ts/ms)
Never can I entrust myself to darkness... (ts/ms)
Not adamantine bound... (ts/ms)
"Nymph Song" (ts/ms)
Something is coming to be born... (ts/ms)
This April has slowed up; unkind and cold... (ts/ms)
Whether it be autumn or spring... (ts/ms)

1926 (April-December [MSS 1-44])

"Night Song" (ts)
"Possession" (ts/ms)
"The Unfulfilled" (ts/ms)
Only in music do I find rest... (ts)
"The Dreamer" (ts/ms)
"The Prophetess" (ts/ms)
Stung by fierce pride, she stood,... (ts/ms)
"Poet's Song" (ts)
"At the Fair" (ts)
"Young Sleep" (ts)
I sought her on the mountains where the sun has set... (ts)
"Old houses" (ts)
"Sonnet: An Imagined Conversation" (ts)
"Shower" (ts)
"Triolet" (ts)
"The Wind Sings" (ts)
"Remembrance" (ts)
"Love Crept so Sadly" (ts)
Come not too near me;... (ts)
"Voice from the storm" (ts)
"Disquietude" (ts/ms)
My soul is the wind, the strong white wind... (ts/ms)
"Epitaph" / "Wind in the rushes" (ts)
"In the Chapel" (ts)
"Barrier" (ts)
"The Beseigers" (ts)
"The Unwritten Letters" (ts)
"Bankrupt" (ts)
"Fireweed" (ts)
"Hate/Desire" (ts/ms)
"The Woman Who Lived Alone" (ts/ms)
"Autumn" (ts)
"A Gardener" (ts/ms)
"Helen" (ts/ms)
"Thoughts from the Shore" (ts/ms)
"The Listener: Sunday Morning" (ts)
"Fantasy" (ts)
"The Builders" / "Ecstasy" (ts)
"Her Valentine" (ts)
"The Man of Destiny" (ts)
"The Invincible" (ts)
"In her Cupboard" (ts)
"The Marauders" (ts)
"In Winter" (ts)

1926 (March-November; n.d.)

"Defeat" (ts/ms)
"Keats" (ts/ms)
"Pregnancy" (ts/ms)
Unto the hills alone will I sing my songs... (ts/ms)
"Simile" (ts/ms)
"Sleep" (ts/ms)
"Leaves" (ts/ms)
"To M.F." (ts/ms)
"After Christmas" (ts)
"Aliens" (ts)
"Apology: By a Philanderer" (ts)
Even to that grey house I must travel... (ts)
"The Game" (ts)
"The Gulf" (ts)
"Innocence" (ts)
"I Wish Something Strange Would Happen" (ts)
"Light and Shadow" (ts)
"A Long Time" (ts)
"Miriam" (ts)
"Philanderer" (ts)
"Remorse" (ts)
"Song" (ts)

"1926, Earl Godfrey"

Envelope labelled "1926, Earl Godfrey" containing b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print, portrait of two men in front of, and on, aircraft at dock, caption on recto reads "A.E. Godfrey, 1st Trans-Canada Flight Sept 1926. Dalzell McKee standing on the wing, [AEG]" caption on verso reads "Earl Godfrey, in front of Douglas Seaplane, Trans Canada Flight 1926 (McKee on wing?)"

1927 (January-December [MSS 45-131])

"Melody" (ts)
"He Who is Blind" (ts)
"Desire" (ts)
"Prayer to the Four Corners" (ts)
"Quest" (ts)
"Impuissance" (ts)
"Treasure" (ts)
"Messages" (ts/ms)
"Conceit" (ts/ms)
"The Priest" (ts/ms)
"Prostitute" (ts)
"A Tale" (ts)
"Secret" (ts)
"Strophe" (ts)
"Landscape" (ts/ms)
"Caution" (ts)
"Monologue" (ts)
"Sympathy" (ts)
"Connoiseur" (ts)
"Wraith" (ts)
"A Thief in Heaven" (ts)
"Houses: A Contrast" (ts)
"Bridal" (ts/ms)
"The Godmother" (ts/ms)
"Finis" (ts)
"Adventure" (ts)
"Portrait" (ts)
"Wedding?" (ts)
"Shadow" (ts)
"Phantasy in May" (ts)
"Meditations of a Thief" (ts)
"Song" (ts)
"Out of Loveliness" (ts)
"Epicurean Lady" (ts)
"Blind Song" (ts)
Dawn is a sigh of wind… (ts)
"Two Songs" (ts)
"The Intimates" (ts)
"Silhouettes" (ts)
"Song for a Runner" (ts)
"Finale" (ts)
"Primitive" (ts)
"Chinese" (ts)
"Prelude: Chopin" (ts)
"Madrigal" (ts)
"Sudden Awakening" (ts/ms)
"Cinquain" (ts/ms)
"Widow-woman" (ts)
"Etching" (ts/ms)
"The Forsaken" (ts)
"Growth" (ts)
"The Gardener" (ts)
"Nostalgia" (ts)
"Hermit" (ts/ms)
"Explanation" (ts/ms)
If you think… (ts)
"Confession" (ts)
"Song for Departure" (ts)
"A Boy in Bronze" (ts)
"To One Dying" (ts)
"Boswell" (ts)
"Exile" (ts)
"Analysis" (m)
"Answer" (ts)
Never hesitate to say… (ts/ms)
"Defiance" (ts)
"Monition" (ts)
"Madonna" (ts)
"Interim (Recess)" (ts)
"Transcendence" (ts)
"Autumn" (ts)
"Unkind Hokkus" (ts)
"Clarity" (ts/ms)
"Cinquain" (ts)
"Song in Winter" (ts)
In arresting love… (ts)
"The Wife" (ts)
"Pilgrim" (ts)
"Advent" (ts)
"Memorials" (ts)
"Fire and Reason" (ts)
"The Untouched" (ts)
"Thief" (ts)
"Philosophy" (ts)
"Hokku" (ts)
Nothing to tear the heart… (ts)
"Epitaph" (ts)

1927 (January-November)

"Legend" (ts/ms)
"The Prisoner" (ts/ms)
"Fear" (ts/ms)
There is no one in the house but I… (ts/ms)
"Episode" (ts/ms)
Who can paint the sun… (ts/ms)
"Decision" (ts/ms)
Where once the road went, see not the willows… (ts/ms)
Your cry---was it your cry?... (ts)
"October" (ts/ms)
Is it inconstancy… (ts/ms)
All night I heard the calling… (ts/ms)

1927 (n.d.)

"Age" (ts)
"The Butcher, the Baker, the Candlestickmaker" (ts/ms)
"Enigmas" (ts)
"Fire" (ts)
"The Gift" (ts)
"Gifts" (ts)
Houses grow very tall in October… (ts/ms)
I chased my dream… (ts/ms)
I could lie here always… (ts/ms)
I fled words… (ts/ms)
Into slow amythyst October pales… (ts/ms)
Music is behind;… (ts/ms)
"Paint" (ts)
"Phantoms" (ts)
"A Prayer" (ts)
"The Return" (ts/ms)
Shy purple birds… (ts/ms)
Things I have been dreaming of this sober while… (ts/ms)
"Understanding" (ts/ms)

1928; 1939; and1943

This file contains 6 letters:
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Lorne Pierce) dated 14 September 1928.
Letter from The Canadian Bookman (signed by Lorne Pierce) dated 23 April 1939.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Lorne Pierce) dated 1 July 1939.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Lorne Pierce) dated 21 September 1943.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Lorne Pierce) dated 22 December 1943.
Letter from Dorothy Livesay (not signed) dated 29 December 1943.

1928 (January-December)

It is a thing I never shall have learned… (ts/ms)
How lovely now are the winds that lighten… (ts/ms)
Happiness I know is grass… (ts/ms)
"To All the Children (ts/ms)
Not of myself… (ts/ms)
"Archibald Lampman: Old and New Trinity" (ts/ms)
"Self-prophecy" (ts/ms)
In the early sunlight… (ts/ms)
"The Peril" (ts/ms)
Is it the field that I loved… (ts/ms)
Now let darkness come… (ts/ms)
Find laughter deep… (ts/ms)
"After Silence" (ts/ms)
"August" (ts/ms)
Feed the fire long… (ts/ms)
Men have sung how out of Eden's garden… [Fragment for the poem "Orpheus & Eurydice"] (ts/ms)
Fancies and phantoms of an older lover... [Fragment for the poem "Orpheus & Eurydice"] (ts/ms)
Three times a ship went, in a squall… [Fragment for the poem "Orpheus & Eurydice"] (ts/ms)
"She Justifies Herself" (ts/ms)
"Prelude" (ts/ms)
You would think spring were here… (ts/ms)
From anything in pain… (ts/ms)
No matter what befalls… (ts/ms)

1928 (January-December [EB 5-82])

Things hurt, quite suddenly,… (ts)
"The Snare" (ts/ms)
"Puritan" (ts)
"Sonnet II" (ts)
"Of Eustacia, Who Drowned Herself" (ts)
"Masquerade" (ts)
"Legend" (ts)
"Pastoral (Prince Edward Island)" (ts)
I shall be afraid of mountains… (ts)
"Refuge" (ts)
"Impression" (ts)
"The Lake" (ts)
This defeating power of life… (ts)
"Emergence" (ts)
"The Sitter" (ts)
"Reality" (ts)
"Cinquain" (ts)
"Snow Burial" (ts)
"Interpretation" (ts)
"A Dream" (ts)
"Sonnet III" (ts)
"Sonnet IV" (ts)
"Song" (ts)
"Impossibility" (ts)
"Epistle" (ts)
"Ironic Night" (ts)
Tenacious faith… (ts)
"Pioneer" (ts)
"Vandal" (ts)
"The Lover" (ts)
"Green Rain" (ts)
"Romanticism" (ts)
Sun through the winter's dust… (ts)
"Symbols" (ts)
"A Bystander at Golgotha" (ts)
"The Choice" (ts)
"To the Last Pioneer" (ts)
He often stood and watched how the snow fell;… (ts)
"Song to Myself" (ts)
"Snare" (ts)
"Going to Sleep" (ts)
"Emily Dickinson" (ts)
How many of us have learned, with Orpheus... (ts)
The wind was busy for a moment… (ts)
I have not found… (ts/ms)
"A Confidence" (ts)
"Enchantment" (ts)
Capture the rose and let it die… (ts)
Let this suffice / Your bitterness… (ts)
The earth is my lover… (ts)
However fast I run… (ts)
There was a beating of air,… (ts)
"Testament" (ts)
"Of Seasons" (ts)
"Aliens" (ts)
Now the dark sky is islanded… (ts)
"The Seeker" (ts)
"The Clearing" (ts/ms)
"Haunted House" (ts/ms)
Woman and instrument become one song… (ts)
"Journey" (ts)
"Summer" (ts)
"Spring" (ts)
Out of my dreams… (ts)
I am abandoned, who once was proud,… (ts)
As children, beauty was imperative,… (ts/ms)
"September" (ts)
"Epitaph" (ts)
"September Rain" (ts)
"Personalities" (ts)
Because of this and this---… (ts)
"Sesame" (ts)
"Youth" (ts/ms)
If I should die this night… (ts)
"The Stranger" (ts)
This sing with joy… (ts)
"Retreat" (ts)
"Adventure" (ts)

1928 (n.d.)

"August" (ts)
Sometimes from night there comes disquietude… (ts/ms)
"City Wife" (ts/ms)
Down in the valley the yellowing leaves… (ts/ms)
"Experience" (ts/ms)
I have made enough songs… (ts/ms)
In puffs like blue smoke… (ts/ms)
"Legend" (ts)
On the beloved road… (ts/ms)
"Philosophy" (ts)
"Scarred" (ts)
"Song: I Would not Lose" (ts)
"Spinster's Retort" (ts/ms)
"Spring Dusk" (ts)
"To H.C.E." (ts/ms)
What things are mine… (ts/ms)
The whip-poor-whill is still to-night…. (ts/ms)
"Wind Song" (ts)
"Winter" (ts)
"The Witch" (ts)

"1928 Prints - Pics not used for Book, MacAlpine - Trip 1928"

Envelope labelled "1928 Prints - Pics not used for Book, MacAlpine - Trip 1928", contains:
b&w ; 9 cm x 15 cm print, group portrait of 5 men standing under aircraft wing, caption reads "Arrival at Cold Lake (now Sheridon) after 3500 mile flight around Hud. Bay & Barren lands to [First night?] return Col MacAlpine - mec. W Nadin - (local mgr trading post) - CHD - Richard Pearse - Sept 1928"
Copy of above print - caption reads "Col McAlpine, Bill Nadin local trader, CHD, Dick Pear[s]e - Cold Lake - Man. Sept 1928, (Sherritt Gordon)"
b&w ; 9 cm x 13 cm copy of above prints
b&w ; 9 cm x 12 cm print, aerial photograph [?] of landscape and lake, caption reads "Barrens 1928"
b&w ; 9 cm x 15 cm print of CHD standing out of cockpit of aircraft on floats, registration G-CASN, caption reads "CH Dickins, first plane at goldfields - Lake Athabasca 1929, near Uranium City."
b&w ; 15 cm x 9 cm print, portrait of man in hat next to tail of aircraft, registration [G-CAS]K, caption reads "Jim Cornwall King of the Peace, 1928, Peace River Jim"
b&w ; 13 cm x 8 cm print, copy of above, caption reads "Col. "Peace River" Jim Cornwall at the plane on Slave River - Sept 5 1928, CH Dickins"
b&w ; 8 cm x 13 cm print, aerial photograph of landscape, caption reads "1928-29 Barren lands from the cockpit, 12/12"
b&w ; 9 cm x 12 cm print of 4 men sitting on a log, caption reads "MacAlpine Party, Sept 1928, on Slave River, L to R MacAlpine, Dickins, Pearce, [?? Rest illegible]

1929 (January-December)

"Sleeping Beauty" (ts/ms(2))
Summer shall break… (ts/ms)
"Old Man Dozing" (ts/ms)
"Adventurer (Explorer)" (ts/ms)
What strange thing plunges us into happiness,… (ts/ms)
The moment that I missed… (ts/ms)
"From Shadow to Shadow" (ts/ms)
"Spleen" (ts/ms)
"Malice of Wind" (ts/ms)
My heart is a bird… (ts/ms)
What should I know of tears... (ts/ms)
Again, high singer, you are here… (ts/ms)
"Canada: Invocation" (ts/ms)
I remember you, March, with your rough winds… (ts/ms)
I am impelled by secret joy… (ts/ms)
"Hermit" (ts/ms)
"For Shelly and His Singing Companions" / "Signpost" (ts/ms)
"Milton" (ts/ms)
"Confessional" (ts/ms)
"Greece -- Before 1940" (ts/ms)
"Invocation" (ts/ms)
"Song for the Multitude" (ts/ms)
"Song" (ts/ms(2))
We have forgotten the dust… (ts/ms)
"Growing Up" (ts/ms)
What cloud was it… (ts/ms)
"Alien" (ts/ms)
"There Was One Day" (ts/ms)
Is there no more furtherance of this?... (ts/ms)
"The Accident" (ts/ms)
I never know much about silence… (ts/ms)
Let me beware of joy…(ts/ms)
There was no place to lay my head… (ts/ms)
If I awake in the night… (ts/ms)
"Old Man" (ts/ms)
"Nocturne" (ts/ms)
"Difference" (ts/ms)
"Doubt" (ts/ms)
Some breath of wind form a topmost bough… (ts/ms)

1929 (January-December [EB 83-161])

"Sign Post" (ts)
"Astronomers" (ts/ms)
"The Unbeliever" / "Accusation" (ts/ms)
"Old Song" (ts/ms)
"This Wisdom" (ts)
"Sheila" (ts/ms)
"Staccato" (ts)
"City Night" (ts/ms)
I confess I'll wear a smiling face… (ts/ms)
"Samaritans" (ts)
"Secrets" (ts)
"Of Battles" (ts)
"Tokens" (ts/ms)
"Weapons" (ts)
"For Archibald Lampman" (ts)
"And Even Now" (ts)
"Song" (ts)
"In the Street" (ts/ms)
"Resurrection" (ts)
"Blindness" (ts)
What way can my distress… (ts)
"Perversity" (ts)
"Alienation" (ts)
"Climax" (ts)
"The Room" (ts)
"Chained" / "The Aliens" (ts/ms)
"Decree" (ts)
"A Song for Ophelia" (ts)
O spring, hold back a little while… (ts)
"Interrogation" (ts)
Everyone says "Believe!"… (ts)
"Eurydice" (ts/ms)
"Envoy (To N.E.W.)" (ts/ms)
"Perversity (ii)" (ts)
"The Prisoner" (ts)
"Question" (ts)
"Time of Year (For M.E.W.)" (ts)
I must have trembled, then, because the storm… (ts)
"The Challenge" (ts)
"Doubt" (ts/ms)
"The Portraits" (ts)
"Winter" (ts)
"Edward Thomas" (ts)
Now I am starved for sun, and need… (ts)
"Wilderness Stone" (ts)
"Ask of the Winds" (ts)
"Assertion" (ts/ms)
"The Accursed" (ts)
"Sonnet for Ontario" (ts)
"The Difference" (ts)
"In the Grass" (ts)
I cried when I found something lovely;… (ts)
"Sonnet" (ts)
"Moments (Fragments)" (ts)
"Astronomy" (ts/ms)
Be thou then, the lamp… (ts)
No ground is alien to my eyes… (ts)
"Song for Solomon" (ts)
"No Kiss" (ts)
"Let us climb the tower," you said,… (ts)
"Neighbourhood" (ts)
"Summer" (ts)
"I was Surprised" / "Time" (ts)
"Song for Departure" (ts)
"Afterthought" (ts)
"What is it?" So I tried… (ts)
"If it were Easy" (ts/ms)
"Time" / "Time II" (ts/ms)
"Fable" (ts/ms)
"Not Love (For N.A.B.)" (ts/ms)
"The Peasants" (ts/ms)
"September Morning" (ts/ms)
"The Price" (ts)
"Recompense" (ts/ms)
"Supplication" (ts/ms)
"Companions" (ts)
"Daedalus" (ts/ms)
"Postscript" (ts)
"Northern loon" (ts(2))

1929 (n.d.)

"Advice to an Over-fond Lover" (ts/ms)
"Lonely Paradise" (ts)
"The Angel" (ts)
"Mask" (ts)
My heart is a golden fruit… (ts/ms)
"The Return" (ts)
The room I entered suddenly… (ts/ms)
So much rain… (ts/ms)
"Sympathy" (ts)
"The Undesired" (ts)
I think I never will regret… (ts/ms)
"Where is it?" (ts/ms)
A woman veiled walked by me in my dream… (ts/ms)

"1929 Summer operations on the McKenzie [sic] River. -"

Envelope labelled "1929 Summer operations on the McKenzie [sic] River. -", contains:
b&w ; 9 cm x 15 cm print of group of people on shore next to aircraft, registration G-CASM, and sternwheel paddle steamer, caption reads "The new and the old - my plane & S.S. Distributor at Fort Good Hope, N.W.T. June 1929 - McKenzie [sic] River" [another print appears in 6-135]
b&w ; 9 cm x 15 cm print of man standing out of cockpit of aircraft on water, registration G-CASN, caption reads "Great Bear Lake [Dease?] Point, July 1929" [another print appears in 7-160]

1930 (January-December [EB 162-203a])

"Habit" (ts)
"Stung" (ts)
"Absence" (ts/ms)
"Pioneer" (ts/ms(2))
"Crossroads" (ts)
"Street Lamp" (ts/ms)
"Dust" (ts)
"Guest" (ts/ms)
What virtue is there in the night… (ts/ms)
"Retrospect" (ts/ms)
"Memory" (ts)
"I Was Not Indiscreet" (ts)
"Morning Song" (ts)
"For N.E.W." (ts)
"In the South" (ts)
"Sun" (ts/ms)
"I Dreamed at First" (ts/ms)
"Sea Flowers" (ts/ms)
"Hibernate" (ts/ms)
"Release" (ts)
If we rest motionless as any star,… (ts)
"Discovery" (ts)
Not in the country did I hear… (ts/ms)
"I Saw My Thought" (ts/ms)
"Surfeit" (ts)
"Discovery" (ts)
"Morning" (ts)
"Gardening" (ts)
"Echo (Edge of the World)" (ts/ms)
"Farewell I" (ts)
"Farewell II" (ts)
I know not death, although… (ts)
"Constancy" (ts)
"Sanctuary" (ts)
Glittering shadows of leaves flicker… (ts/ms)
"Haunted" (ts(2)/ms(2))
"In the Wood" (ts/ms)
"Nothing Can Change My Heart" (ts/ms)
"Repulse" (ts)
I am not ashamed of loving you... (ts)
"I hate now, being alone"… (ts/ms)
"If" (ts/ms)
"If Looking Were Saying" (ts/ms)

1930 (January-December; n.d.)

"The Saviour" (ts/ms)
Creatures of night and day (dark and light)… (ts/ms)
"In a Norman Graveyard" (ts/ms)
What Lord beheld the rain… (ts/ms)
What old perfection covereth these hills… (ts/ms)
"Loss" (ts/ms)
"Lazarus" (ts/ms)
Yet still my ghost hung near and could not rise… (ts/ms)
You cannot force desire nor smother it… (ts/ms)
Bestir my bones... (ts/ms)
Suddenly the world is empty… (ts/ms)
Out of the forest, walls;… (ts/ms)
"Threshold" (ts)

1931 (January-December)

Clean up, clean up yourself!... (ts/ms)
"To know silence perfectly is to know music." -Carl Sandburg (ts/ms)
Far cry! I did not treasure you enough… (ts/ms)
My heart is full of hard thoughts… (ts/ms)
I thought of you... (ts/ms)
"Write of a crocus;" so she said… (ts/ms)
It is easy, so they say… (ts/ms)
This broken laughter has changed to laughter now… (ts/ms)
How like a ship your hands are fashioned out;… (ts/ms)
"Shut up the Windows" (ts/ms)
Paint the heart with yellow in slow bloom… (ts/ms)
I never was exultant in the dark… (ts(2)/ms)
Shake me with your own grief… (ts(2)/ms(2))
I shall still be wandering through this wood… (ts/ms)
In the wood wild orange lilies burn… (ts/ms)

1931 (January-December [EB 203b-240])

"Spring Song" (ts(2)/ms)
He shot a singing bird… (ts)
"Journey" (ts)
"Reiteration" (ts)
Strange girl, wanting… (ts/ms(2))
"The Listener" (ts/ms)
"Protest" (ts/ms)
Earth was her vagrancies of time and mood… (ts/ms)
It is too late to recall / The word unspoken… (ts/ms)
"Another Spring" (ts/ms)
Rain, let me your creature be… (ts(2)/ms)
When in despair--- the dark being waywardness… (ts)
I think I have not learned… (ts)
And I shall stand like autumn in the air… (ts)
To stand in sunlight is an easy thing… (ts)
You are my sun; not fire that strikes and sears… (ts)
"Always" (ts)
Once your voice sounded me… (ts)
My longing was a chain so holding me… (ts)
More lovely than you know… (ts)
Love me in the house, not in the wood,… (ts)
"Still-life" (ts)
I cannot sing; the song has gone… (ts)
Amazement!…. (ts)
Don't criticize me while the blood is hot… (ts)
The wind has broken in pieces again me… (ts)
The mirage of your love… (ts)
Shape me to your will… (ts)
Shake off the hours like petals, dream… (ts)
Let not our love grow mildewed, out of use… (ts)
"Jeune Menage" (ts)
"Dialogue" (ts)
"The Kiss" (ts)
"Flowers he feeds on, where no voice in heard" (ts)
I am merry; till I lie alone…(ts)
It's true, philosophies… (ts)
Shepherd of my delight… (ts)
"Primavera" (ts)

1931 (n.d.)

Again the fever; at last to see you!... (ts/ms)
"Apology for Amelia" (ts/ms)
Dark was we led each other, who yet sought… (ts/ms)
Dear. I felt you. You lay still… (ts/ms)
I am the vine that keeps you, silent tree… (ts/ms)
I cannot weep---… (ts/ms)
I've come to a nice place, suddenly---… (ts)
The lilacs are in bloom… (ts)
Little lover, bless you;… (ts/ms)
Love has come back now like a cloud… (ts/ms)
The old crow who sits in that elm tree… (ts/ms)
Out on the rock I lay, with the sun… (ts/ms)
"Parrot of the Night" (ts/ms)
So many friends… (ts)
"Sunday Morning" (ts/ms)
Take such delight beyond my eyes… (ts)
The terrible reality of mind---… (ts/ms)
These things are patient out of time… (ts/ms)
"We in the Maze" (ts/ms)
What is there to say of you, white flower… (ts/ms)
Your gentleness awakes my heart… (ts/ms)

1932 (January-May; n.d.)

I have to listen hard for the clock's ticking… (ts/ms)
"Tomorrow" (ts(2)/ms)
Now I am free… (ts(2)/ms)
Within the dark you come… (ts/ms)
Chartree… (ts/ms)
Your honesty… (ts/ms)
"Withdrawal" (ts/ms)
"Old Tree at Pere La Chaise" (ts)
The skulking dead lie huddled in these roots---… (ts/ms)
What pitiful thing can love do… (ts/ms)
Shut out the personal element, can't you?... (ts/ms)
You know me now,… (ts/ms)

1933 (October; n.d.)

If I have blundered, that's because growing up… (ts/ms)
Take a walk through the city, believe me… (ts/ms)
Lenin, I hear your voice… (ts/ms)
"Montreal -- 1933" (ts/ms)

1934 (February-July; n.d.)

"Montreal" (ts/ms)
"Testament" (ts/ms)
Do you see them running? -- Who? -- The people… (ts/ms)
"The Fallow Mind" (ts)
"An Immigrant (Nick Zynchuk)" (ts/ms)
"Repeal" (ts)

1934-1935 ("Down and Out" Series)

"Twenty Years After" (ts/ms)
Give us rain in April; for rain is harsh… (ts/ms)
The boss was a friend of mine… (ts/ms)
"Canada to the Soviet Union" (ts/ms)
"I Am Ahead of You" (ts/ms)
I'm in a tight place, God… (ts/ms)
I can be a vegabond and still… (ts)
I sit and hammer melodies… (ts/ms)
In the beginning was the word… (ts/ms)
The little hearts still say: "Tomorrow spring,… (ts/ms)
"Man Asleep" (ts/ms)
A sagging woman, sagging breasts… (ts/ms)
"A Song for Parents" (ts/ms)
"They Speak to the Enemy" (ts)
"Walls" (ts/ms)
We are the ones without a stone… (ts/ms)

1934-1935 ("Queen City" Series)

It's joy to see… (ts/ms)
"Stop a moment!" (ts/ms)
"Unemployed" (ts(2)/ms)
"Perspectives" (ts)
Blow my bugles, the time is ready… (ts)
"Yes!" / "Christmas Lullaby" (ts(2))
"Queen City" (ts)
Shaped like a bugle… (ts)
"Only fi' cents Buy a song"… (ts)

1935 (n.d.)

"Challenge from Clairton" (ts)
"Day and Night" (ts)
"Chorus of Youth" (ts)
"The Outrider" (ts(4))
"2000 A.D." (ts)
"Where is Revolt?" (ts/ms)

1936 (January-October; n.d.)

"I Never Hear" (ts/ms)
"Dominion Day at Regina" (ts(2))
"Resurgence" (ts)
"Deep Cove: Vancouver" (ts/ms)
"Comrade" (ts)
Even although the skimpy relief investigator… (ts/ms)
"In Preparation" (ts(2))
"The Second Journey (From a Train, at Night)" (ts(2))

1936 or 1937

Give me the sinews, and the gusty glance… (ts/ms)
"Invitation to Silence" (ts/ms)
In what disguise… (ts/ms)
Speak through me, mountains,… (ts/ms)
Take me for the breath blown and eyes opened,… (ts/ms)
Those who can spring, barefooted to the icy floor… (ts/ms)
"Words for a Chorus" (ts/ms)

1937 (n.d.)

"Annie Charlotte Dalton" (ts/ms)
"An English Bay" (ts/ms(2))
"Ghost Town" (ts(2))
I have no special book of songs for you… (ts/ms)
"The Mother" (ts/ms)
O shaggy city, sprawling from the hills… (ts/ms)
"A Song for Vancouver" (ts/ms)
"SOS" (ts(2)/ms)
"Spain" (ts/ms)
Turn the view outward, outswept, seaward… (ts/ms)
"Wind on the Heath" (ts)

1938 (July-September; n.d.)

I snatched a day from time's onrush… (ts/ms)
The rowen berries bunched in red grape clusters… (ts/ms)
"At the Beach" (ts/ms)
"Board Meeting" (ts)
"The Child Looks Out" (ts(2)/ms)
The excitement of evening, bare belief… (ts)
"Lorca" (ts(3)/ms)
"Lullaby 1938" (ts)
"The Wife" (ts/ms)

1938 or 1939

"Autumn" (ts)
"Frontier" (ts(2)/ms)
"Grouse Mountain" (ts/ms)
Highways we trod… (ts/ms)
"I, Challenger" (ts)
The long unquiet breath is over… (ts/ms)
"Riel" [Fragment] (ts/ms)
"Louis Riel" (ts)
"O Canada (After swallowing a New Canadian Anthology)" (ts/ms)
"Question" (ts)
"Scourge" (ts(4))
Small things move the heart to wonder… (ts/ms)
"The swimmer (The Anarchist)" (ts(4)/ms)
And supposing it was Beethoven ploughing his field… (ts/ms)
"Te Mortituri Saluamus" (ts)
Time slipped down the corridor… (ts/ms)
"Two Sides of a Window" (ts)

1939 (January-March; n.d.)

"War" (ts(2)/ms)
"Surrealism" (ts/ms)
"Sing!" (ts/ms)
"The Lizard" (ts/ms)
And life goes on. And here… (ts)
And love, the beauty and the brunt of it… (ts/ms)
"Catalonia" (ts(2)/ms)
"A Clearing (Frontier)" (ts)
"Of Freedom" / "Unto the Hills" (ts/ms)
O hold me closely in your arms, beloved comrade… (ts/ms)
"Prelude for Spring" (ts)
"We Are Alone" (ts)
"Words Before Battle" (ts(2))

1941 (April-October; n.d.)

I cannot weep again, although the tears… (ts/ms)
Our slow spring tempers the blood… (ts(2))
You would not know these hands, for they were poised… (ts/ms)
Terrible to be a child, you said, so unaware… (ts/ms)
"Letter to a Friend" / "A Letter to Magaret" (ts(4))
"Play School" / "Art Class" (ts/ms)
Old woman now… (ts/ms)
"The Refugees" (ts)
"Serenade for Strings" / "Midnight Concerto" (ts(4))
"Song of the Nations" (ts)

1941 or 1942

"Ballad for our Time" (ts)
Poets die quicker deaths today… (ts/ms)
We lay beneath bough-shelter, rocky roof-tree… (ts)
Windy Easters bellow out the mind… (ts/ms)

1942 (January-December; n.d.)

The dark plunge of the year is past… (ts/ms)
"Godmother" (ts(2))
"Preludium" (ts(2)/ms)
"Fantasia" (ts)
How to allay the loose delight… (ts/ms)
"Letter at Midnight" (ts)
"Reply to a Timesaver (Letter to A.M. Stephen)" (ts(2))
"Five Poems" (ts)
"To an Evacuee" (ts)

1943 (January; n.d.)

"Boy" (ts/ms)
For in these cities woman cannot nurse;… (ts/ms)
Point Counterpoint" (ts/ms)
"West Coast" (ts/ms(2))
When the house snaps out its lights… (ts)
Without this benefit, this dark… (ts)
The cannot have must contradict… (ts/ms)

1944 (January-December)

This file contains 15 letters:
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Frank Flemington) dated 21 January 1944.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Frank Flemington) dated 2 March 1944.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Lorne Pierce) dated 17 April 1944.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 9 May 1944.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 16 May 1944.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 1 June 1944.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 15 June 1944.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 26 June 1944.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 8 August 1944.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 22 August 1944.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 6 September 1944.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 19 September 1944.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 4 October 1944.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 6 December 1944.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 14 December 1944.

1944 (n.d.)

I hear dawn cracking with a burst of birds… (ts/ms)
"Invasion" (ts)
"Letter from Home" (ts)
"Of Love" (ts)
"Of Mourners" (ts)
"Small Fry" (ts/ms)
"Song" (ts)
"The Take-off" (ts)
The weight and wordiness of Spring… (ts)

1945 (April-September; n.d.)

"F.D.R." (ts/ms)
Dust will settle; silence be… (ts/ms)
"Motif for a Mural" / "Remembrance Day 1945"(ts(2)/ms)
"For Paul Robeson: Playing Othello" (ts(3))
"Contact" (ts)
"Ferry Trip" (ts(3))
"Lament (For J.F.B.L.)" (ts/ms)
Something took place--- Did you hear it?... (ts)

1945 (January-December)

This file contains 13 letters and and a newsclipping:
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 3 January 1945.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Lorne Pierce) dated 15 January 1945.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 10 March 1945.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 15 March 1945 (copy of letter from 'The Globe and Mail' addressed to Haultain attached).
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 20 March 1945.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 27 March 1945.
Newsclipping from 'The Vancouver Daily Province' of Livesay winning Governor-General's Medal dated 31 March 1945.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 17 April 1945.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 24 September 1945.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 16 October 1945.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 27 October 1945.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 23 November 1945.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Lorne Pierce) dated 14 December 1945.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 26 December 1945.

1945 or 1946

"Evensong" (ts)
"Inheritance" (ts(2)/ms)
"Pain (A Response to C.E.M. Joad)" (ts(2))
"Rain" (notes) (ms)
Words travel through my mind like rain... (ts/ms)

1946 (January-December)

This file contains 4 letters and 2 postage receipts:
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 7 January 1946.
Postage Receipt from Ryerson Press for order of 'Day and Night' dated 22 October 1946.
Postage Receipt from Ryerson Press for order of 'As Ten as Twenty', 'The White Centre', and 'Day and Night' dated 3 December 1946.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 10 December 1946.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 18 December 1946.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Lorne Pierce) dated 23 December 1946.

1946 (n.d. [A-I])

"Abracadabra" (ts(3))
"Ancestral Theme" / "Signature" (ts(5)/ms)
As though the mind, shaken by fiery voices… (ts/ms)
"Autumn in Wales" (ts(2))
"Carnival" (ts/ms)
I saw a bird come down… (ts)
"The Inheritors" (ts)

1946 (n.d. [L-R])

"London Revisited (1946)" (ts(2))
"Lullaby II" (ts)
"Lullaby I" (ts)
"Of Neighbours" (ts/ms)
"Song and Solitude" [a dramatic poem for radio] (ts(3))
"Okanagan Pictures" (n)
"Journey by Train" (ts(3)/ms)
"Pastoral" / "Ontario Story" (ts(2))
"Prairie Town" (ts/ms)
Rain is mother… (ts/ms)
Reared in snow she was… (ts/ms)

1947 (March-November)

This file contains 12 letters and a postage receipt:
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by W.E. Barlow) dated 20 March 1947.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Frank Flemington) dated 2 April 1947.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Frank Flemington) dated 18 April 1947.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 1 May 1947 (review list for 'Poems for People' attached).
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 8 May 1947.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 23 May 1947.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Frank Flemington) dated 2 June 1947.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Frank Flemington) dated 11 June 1947.
Postage receipt from Ryerson Press for order of 'Poems for People', 'East of the City', and 'At the Long Sault' dated 23 June 1947.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 27 June 1947.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 10 September 1947.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 12 September 1947.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 19 November 1947.

1948 (February-November)

This file contains 7 letters, a royalty statement, and a postage receipt.
Royalty Statement from Ryerson Press for period 1 March 1947-29 February 1948.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 6 April 1948.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Fred(?) Ellins) dated 13 April 1948 (statement of balance with Ryerson Press attached.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Fred(?) Ellins) dated 23 April 1948.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 20 April 1948 (announcement of "Dorothy Livesay Wins Royal Society Medal" attached).
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Lorne Pierce) dated 26 May 1948.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Fred(?) Ellins) dated 28 September 1948.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Fred(?) Ellins) dated 9 November 1948.
Postage receipt from Ryerson Press for order of 'Poems for People' dated 5 November 1948.

1948 (n.d.)

"At Sechelt" / "Sea Sequence" (ts)
"Call my People Home" (ts/ms)
"The Child in Fear" (ts)
"Easter" (ts)
How good it is to turn the earth again… (ts/ms)
"The Mirror" (ts)
Now, my Lord… (ts/ms)
"Variations on a Tree" (ts)
"On Tape (Cariboo Bus)" (ts/ms)

1949 (November-December)

This file contains 3 letters and a review list:
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 7 November 1949.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 1 December 1949.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 23 December 1949 (review list for 'The Collected Poems of Raymond Knister' attached).

1950 (March-December)

This file contains 11 letters, a write-up for "Call My People Home", and a review list:
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 20 March 1950.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Lorne Pierce) dated 7 June 1950.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Enid Thornton) dated 17 July 1950.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 24 August 1950.
Letter from Livesay (not signed) to Frank Flemington dated 21 September 1950.
Copy of write-up for the chapbook publication of "Call My People Home".
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Frank Flemington) dated 16 October 1950.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 25 October 1950.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 17 November 1950.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Frank Flemington) dated 21 November 1950.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 27 November 1950 (review list for "Call My People Home" attached).
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 5 December 1950.

1950 (n.d.)

"Lines on a Poet Who Stopped Writing (P.K. Page)" (ts(3)/ms)
"Adam's Choice" (ts)
"Autumn" (ts/ms)
"Bulldozer" (ts)
"The Invisible Sun" / "Housewife" (ts)
"On Seeing" (ts)
"Tale" (ts)

1951 (January-October)

This file contains 7 letters:
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 9 January 1951.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Lorne Pierce) dated 13 March 1951.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Frank Flemington) dated 6 April 1951.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Lorne Pierce) dated 26 June 1951.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Lorne Pierce) dated 12 September 1951.
Letter from Livesay (not signed) to Lorne Pierce dated 14 September 1951.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Lorne Pierce) dated 1 October 1951.

1951 (n.d.)

"Easter 1951 (After Hiroshima)" (ts(2)/ms)
"Pied Piper" (ts/ms)
"Hymn to Man" (ts/ms(2))
A leaf leaps out… (ts/ms)
"Though Winter Comes" (ts(2))
"Wedlock" (ts/ms)

1951 or 1952

Father of this our lot… (ts(3)/ms)
"If Time" (ts/ms)
I'll never hear… (ts)
"Epithalamium for Susan" / "Overture for Susan" / "Ballad for Susan" (ts(3)/ms)
"Sequence in Light" (ts(2)/ms)
"Stampede" (ts/ms)
"Variations on a Solitary Theme" (ts/ms)

1952 (May-September)

This file contains 3 letters:
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Lorne Pierce) dated 12 May 1952.
Letter from Livesay (not signed) to Lorne Pierce dated 14 May 1952.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Lorne Pierce) dated 25 September 1952.

1952 (n.d.)

"Arms and the People" / "Chorale" (ts(3))
"Ariel" (ts)
"Children's Camp" / "Excursion" (ts(4)/ms)
"Song" (ts)
"Song" (ts(3))
"The Three Emilys" (ts(2))

1953 (January-September)

This file contains 4 letters:
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Lorne Pierce) dated 28 January 1953.
Letter from Livesay (not signed) to Lorne Pierce dated 19 June 1953.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Lorne Pierce) dated 2 July 1953.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Lorne Pierce) dated 8 September 1953.

1954 (February-April)

This file contains 2 letters:
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Enid Thornton) dated 10 February 1954.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Enid Thornton) dated 2 April 1954.

1954 (n.d.)

"Beggar's Opera" (ts/ms)
Beloved the horn… (ts/ms)
The scratched face of the sea… (ts/ms)
"The Blade of Grass" (ts(2)/ms)
"Hop-scotch" (ts(2))
"Other" (ts(2))

1955 (n.d.)

"Pool" (ts/ms)
Animal, fawn… (ts/ms(2))
"Ceremonial Journey" / "Journey by Air" / "A Ceremony of Love" (ts(3))
"The Dark Runner" (ts)
"Diagnosis" (ts(2))
"Generation" (ts/ms)
"Genii" / "West Coast" (ts(2))
"Nocturne I" (ts(2))
"Nocturne II" (ts(2))
"On Seeing" (ts(2))
"Song" (ts)
"Song" / "Winter Song" (ts)
"Spring" (ts(4)/ms(2))
"The Traveller" (ts(2)/ms)
"This Arrow" (ts/ms)
"Versus the Universe" (ts/ms(2))

1955-1956 ("The Academicals" Series)

"The Academicals" [Series of four poems] (ts(2))
"The Professor as Medium" (ts(2))
"The Professor as Magician" (ts(2)/ms(3))
"The Professor as Twins" (ts(2))
"Egg and Square" (ts(2)/ms)

1956 (May-December)

This file contains 5 letters:
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Lorne Pierce) dated 23 May 1956.
Letter from Livesay (not signed) to Lorne Pierce dated 25 August 1956.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Lorne Pierce) dated 13 September 1956.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Frank Flemington) dated 17 October 1956.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Frank Flemington) dated 12 November 1956.

1956 (n.d.)

"Incognito" (ts)
"Isolate" / "Cobwebs" (ts(2)/ms)
"God Talking" / "Lovers" (ts(2))
"Melpomene" (ts)
"Modern Times" (ts/ms(2))
"On Whipping a Child" (ts/ms)
"The Skin of Time" / "Tiger, Tiger" (ts(2)/ms)
"Sunbather" (ts/ms)
"Boy Girl" / "Loving Weather" / "Of Human Weather" (ts/ms)
"Cameos" (ts)
"Madrigal" (ts)
"To a Younger Poet" (ts(5)/ms)
"The Twins" / "Man to Man" / "Units of Study" (ts/ms(2))

1956 ("Water Colours: Victoria" Series)

"Water Colours: Victoria" / "Victoria in Aquarelle" [Series of six poems] (ts(7))
"Frost-bitten" / "Strange Winter" (ts)
"Sea Summer" (ts)
"Hotel Garden" (ts)
"Parliament Buildings" (ts)
"Beacon Hill" (ts)
"Convention" (ts)

1957 (January-May)

This file contains 4 letters and an advertisement:
Advertisement for 'Selected Poems of Dorothy Livesay, 1926-1956' from Ryerson Press.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 26 February 1957.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 4 April 1957.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 15 April 1957.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Elsinore Haultain) dated 1 May 1957.

1958 (n.d.)

"Ballet of Squares" [includes poems "Fitzroy" (ts(2)); "Guy Fawkes Night" (ts(3)); "November Eleventh" (ts(2)); "Trafalgar" (ts(3))]
"The Coil" (ts/ms)
"Conversations" (ts(2))
"One, Two, Three" (ts)
"The Dismembered Poem" (ts(3))
"The Emperor's Circus" (ts(5))
"Eurydice" (ts(2))
"From the Shell" (ts(3))
"Girl" (ts/ms)
"A Long Night's Journey" (ts(3))
"The Sky Watchers" / "Aurora Borealis" (ts(4))
"Sonnet" (ts)
"Surgery" (ts(2))

1958 (November-December)

"The Voyage Out" (ts(6)/ms)
"In the Ward" (ts/ms)
"Quaker Meeting" (ts(2)/ms)
"Sonnet for the Times" (ts(2)/ms(2))
"Russel Square: Winter" / "In the Park" (ts(4)/ms)

1959 (April-August)

This file contains 8 letters:
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Lorne Pierce) dated 20 April 1959 (and photocopy of same letter).
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by M.(?) Daly) dated 30 April 1959.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Lorne Pierce) dated 22 May 1959.
Letter fro Livesay (not signed) to Lorne Pierce dated 27 April 1959.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by (?)) dated 19 May 1959.
Letter from Livesay (not signed) to Lorne Pierce dated 14 June 1959.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Lorne Pierce) dated 19 June 1959.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Lorne Pierce) dated 20 August 1959.

1959 (January-September)

"The Absences" (ts(3))
"Cote d'Azur" (ts(3)/ms)
"Words for our Time" (ts(2)/ms)
"Persephone" (ts(2)/ms)
"Mothering Sunday" (ts(2)/ms)
"Picasso, Sketching" / "Picasso's eye" / "Picasso's 'I'" / "The Clowning Act" (ts(8)/ms)
"Gardening" (ts/ms)
"Song" (ts/ms)
"Window" (ts/ms)
"Invocation" (ts(2)/ms)

1959 (n.d.)

"After Grief" (ts(2)/ms)
"Articulate Defense" (ts/ms)
Bent to untowardness, he... (ts(2))
The birds who sang at midnight when the lights went on… (ts/ms)
"The Blue Room" (ts(3)/ms)
"Brief Encounter" (ts)
"Conformity" (ts/ms)
Darker than the world… (ts/ms)
"Deliverance" (ts/ms)
"The Dream" (ts(2)/ms(2))
Each day is a house I build… (ts)
"Fasten Safety Belts" (ts/ms(2))
"Girl Child" (ts/ms)
"Hold" (ts/ms)
"Houdini Eliot" (ts/ms)
"Icarus" (ts(3)/ms)
"The Immortals" (ts/ms)
"Indian Summer" (ts)
"Letter to my Daughter" (ts(2)/ms)
"The Lovers" (ts(2))
"Man on Grouse Mountain" (ts(3)/ms)
Masses are sad in church but outdoors… (ts/ms)
A felling of sun slides in the sulky air… (ts/ms)
"Paysage Provencale" (ts(4)/ms)
Poems are written in the dead centre of night… (ts/ms)
"Poet Proliferate" / "Dudek sprecht" (ts/ms(2))
"Praise and Lament" (ts(2))
"Prayer for Sleep" (ts)
"The Ring" / "Mutations" (ts)
"Russell Square: Spring" / "May in Russell Square" (ts(4)/ms)
"She Replies to his Pleas" (ts(3))
"Song" (ts)
"Song" (ts/ms)
"Sonnet" (ts)
"Sunflower" (ts(2))
"Time Tells us we are Tall" (ts/ms)
"Vase" (ts/ms)
"Wine from Cyprus" (ts(3))
"Vintage" / "In Luxembourg of Kensington" (ts)
"The Yoke" (ts/ms)

1960 (March; n.d.)

"Day" (ts/ms)
"Audio-Visual" (ts/ms)
"Babel" / "United Nations" / "Exercises in Co-existence" (ts(3))
"Before the Journey" (ts(3)/ms)
"The Gift" / "Paris" (ts(5)/ms)
"Point of View" (ts(3)/ms)
"Pot Luck" (ts(3))
"Self-portrait" (ts(3)/ms)
"The Sitter" (ts(3)/ms)
"Co-existence" / "United Nations" (ts(2))
"Hoax" (ts)

1962 (August-November; n.d.)

"Benny Lighting a Fire" (ts/ms)
"Morning in Africa" (ts(2))
"My Poor Mouth" (ts)
"Progression" (ts(3)/ms)
"The Second Language (For Raphael: "Mwapuleni mukwai")" (ts(3))
"Mother Tongue" (ts(2)/ms)
"Widow" (ts/ms)

1964 ("For Abe Klein: Poet" Series)

"For Abe Klein: Poet" [series of poems dedicated to Abe Klein; each poem (except "The Descent) begins with a line of Abe Klein's poetry]
"The Descent" / "Envoy" (ts(2)/ms)
He breaks the wineglass underneath his heel. (A.K) / When they come… (ts(2)/ms)
"A Gloss of Poems (Remembering Abe Klein)" : Break down the twigs, break down the boughs / But break not, Lord, the golden bowl. (A.K.) / My body is tree… (ts(3)/ms)
The wrath of people is like foam and leather / Risen against us. Wherefore, Lord, and why? (A.K.) / Tender the boy's song… (ts(2)/ms)
"For Abe Klein: Poet" : And lives alone, and in his secret shines / like phosphorous. At the bottom of the sea. (A.K.) / Drowned? Were you the one… (ts(3)/ms(2))
"For Abraham" : Break down the twigs, break down the boughs / But break not, Lord, the golden bowl. (A.K.) / The stutter of the guns must still go on… (ts(2)/ms)
His was an open heart (A.K.) / He was always so 'there'... (ms)

1964 (June-July)

This file contains 4 letters:
Letter from Livesay (not signed) to the Royalties Dept. of Ryerson Press dated 4 June 1964.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by A.E. Herbert) dated 8 June 1964.
Letter from Livesay (not signed) to the Editor of Ryerson Press dated 20 June 1964.
Letter from Ryerson Press (signed by Earle Toppings) dated 14 July 1964.

1964 (March-December)

"Bivouac" (ts/ms(2))
"The Thirties" (ts(2))
"Among Friends" (ts(2)/ms)
Wow, Mr. Wu!... (ts(2))
"Remembering Red Lane" (ts(3)/ms)

1964 (n.d. [B-C])

"Ballad of me" / "Never quite" / "Auto Biog" (ts(5)/ms) [includes poems "The Abortion" (ts/ms); "The Psychiatrist" (ts)]
"Bathing" (ts(2) [includes poems "Company"; "Baptism"; "Vespers"]
"Calligraphies" (ts/ms)
"Haiku" (ts/ms)

1964 (n.d. [F-N])

"For a Young Poet" / "For Gwendolyn" (ts(7)/ms)
How often shall we move, and moving be… (ts/ms)
I must apologize:… (ts/ms)
In the still centre of this painting… (ts)
"It's Catching" (ts/ms)
"Jet Age" (ts/ms)
"Labour Peer" (ts(2)/ms)
"Living Room" (ts(2))
"Neither-nor" (ts(2)/ms)

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