The Memory Babe Archive
Table List of Jack Kerouac's Letters
. One original post card from JK to John Montgomery, from early 1962. Hand-printed and signed.
. Five letters to Paul Blake, Jr. and Caroline Kerouac Blake. On the backs of these letters are four letters from Gabrielle Kerouac to Caroline and Paul, Jr.
. 49 items from Grove Press' Kerouac file. Mostly letters. Also includes Gregory Corso's blurb for Doctor Sax; Allen Ginsberg's notes on the characters in Pull My Daisy; correspondence relating to the Italian obscenity trial of The Subterraneans; Alene Lee's permission for JK to use her as a character in The Subterraneans; letter to JK from Nanda Pivano.
. Four letters to Bernice Lemire. Letters contain the answers to questions about JK's childhood asked by Ms. Lemire.
. 111 pages of letters to Ed White; one letter from Allen Ginsberg to Ed White concerning JK's funeral.
. 36 pages of letters to Lois Sorrells.
. Three page letter to Neal Cassady, his full response to Cassady's "Joan Anderson" letter, printed in Notes from Underground c. December 30, 1950.
. Three pages of letters from JK to Granville H. Jones.
. 92 pages of letters to Philip Whalen.
. Four pages of letters to Seymour Krim.
. 24 pages of letters to Stanley Stanley Twardowicz (contains a few letters from Gabrielle Kerouac.)
*. [MISSING] 66 pages of letters from Edie Parker's archives, containing letters from Gabrielle Kerouac to JK and Edie; letters from Caroline Kerouac Blake to JK; letters to JK and Edie from friends from the mid-1940s, during the time of their marriage.
*. [MISSING] 22 pages of letters and documents from Edie Parker's archives, containing nine pages of letters from JK to Edie Parker; a book report by JK on James Farrell's My Days of Anger for Edie's sister Charlotte; Edie's marriage license to JK; Edie's annullment papers (from Catholic Church) of marriage to JK; several pages of poetry in JK's hand-printing from his private notebooks.
. Five pages of letters from Stella Sampas Kerouac to Dan and Gloria DeSole.
. 14 pages of letters and drawings by JK to Dan DeSole.
. 3 pages of JK's letter to The Albany Mirror (first draft and final printed version.)
. Seven pages of letters to John Montgomery.
. 29 pages of letters to Malcolm Cowley.
. 15 pages of letters to Lawrence Ferlinghetti.
. Eight pages of letters to Joe Chaput.
. Two pages of letters to Charles Jarvis.
. Three pages of letters to David Amram.
. Two pages of letters and drawings to Gerard Wagner.
. 62 pages, mostly letters to Gary Snyder; one letter to Thea Snyder; one letter from Gabrielle Kerouac to Gary Snyder.
. 123 pages of letters to John Clellon Holmes.
. Two pages of letters to Brom Weber.
. 14 pages of letters to Al Gelpi.
. Transcript of a letter to Monte Jones.
. 17 pages of letters and drawings to Lucien Carr.
. 266 pagess of letters and drawings to Allen Ginsberg.
. 319 pages of letters to Neal and Carolyn Cassady including letters of Neal Cassady to JK.