The Newberry Library: http://www.newberry.org/
Modernist Studies Association: http://msa.press.jhu.edu/
Modernist Journals Project: http://dl.lib.brown.edu/mjp/
Kelly Writers House: http://writing.upenn.edu/wh/
Poetics Program, University of Chicago: http://poetics.uchicago.edu/
Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago: http://www.lib.uchicago.edu/e/spcl/
Poetry Foundation: http://www.poetryfoundation.org/
Ideas for images:
Typewriters, keyboards, letterpresses, print types, Chicago buildings, streets, stockyards, Lake Michigan, train tracks, maps of Chicago, brick, etc. etc. (I am sending many images via email and see some links below:
Vanessa Bell’s painting of her sister Virginia Woolf:
Paul Klee painting (Wallace Stevens’s favorite artist):
Any images/paintings from Allison Wade’s website:
The cover of my first book, Modernism and the Ordinary (Oxford University Press, 2009), which is a painting by Allison Wade titled “Cotton Wool of Daily Life” (attached in this email)
Also attached to this email are images of Gertrude Stein in Chicago, and the cover of Stein’s “Chicago Inscriptions.” The following text should accompany these images:
At the home of Bobsy and Barney Goodspeed: Gertrude Stein, Fanny Butcher, Alice Roullier, Alice B. Toklas (all on sofa); “Barney” Goodspeed (seated at left), Bobsy Goodspeed (with flower), Richard Bokum, Thornton Wilder (seated at right). Portrait of Bobsy Goodspeed by Bernard Boutet De Monvel. Fanny Butcher Papers, Midwest Manuscript Collection, The Newberry Library, Chicago.
The Cover of Gertrude Stein’s Chicago Inscriptions (Chicago: Lakeside Press, 1934). Helen and Ruth Regenstein Collection of Rare Books, Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library.