- Existence: 1912 February 5 - 2015 October 2
- Manning (S.C.) (Place of Birth)
- United States (Associated Country)
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
John A. Zeigler, Jr. and Julius and Frances Butwin correspondence
Identifier: Mss 1145
The collection contains correspondence between John Asbury Zeigler, Jr. (1912-2015) and Julius (1904-1945) and Frances Butwin (1911-1996). The letters discuss literary interests, political activism, daily life, and the writings of all three individuals. Included with the letters are drafts of short stories and poems authored by Zeigler.
John A. Zeigler, Jr. papers
Identifier: Mss 0125
Abstract The papers contain writings, biographical materials, correspondence, and photographs documenting the life of John Asbury Zeigler, Jr., poet, music philanthropist, and co-owner of the Book Basement bookstore in Charleston, S.C. Materials relate to Zeigler’s education at the Citadel, and his service in the U.S. Navy during World War II in Yakutat, Alaska. The papers also cover Zeigler’s relationship with Edwin Peacock, their friendship with lithographer Prentiss Taylor and his partner Roderick...
Found in: Special Collections / John A. Zeigler, Jr. papers