Biographical Note

Arrangement

Scope and Content

Restrictions on Access

Restrictions on Use

Related Material

Inventory   [ + ]

Subject Terms


Guide to the Aurelio Bulosan Papers
1949-1979



Manuscript Collection No.: 2329
Creator: Bulosan, Aurelio , creator
Title: Aurelio Bulosan papers
Date Span: 1949-1979
Quantity: 0.21 cubic feet (1 box)
Languages: Collection materials are in English.

Funding for encoding this finding aid was partially provided through a grant awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.



Biographical Note

Aurelio Bulosan was the elder brother of Carlos Bulosan, a Filipino-American author, poet, and migrant laborer who left the Philippines for Seattle in 1930.

Arrangement

Arranged in 4 accessions:

  • Accession No. 2329-001, Aurelio Bulosan papers, 1949-1974
  • Accession No. 2329-002, Aurelio Bulosan collected papers by and about Carlos Bulosan, 1953-1956
  • Accession No. 2329-003, Aurelio Bulosan collected papers by and about Carlos Bulosan, 1952-1961
  • Accession No. 2329-004, Aurelio Bulosan correspondence, 1979

Scope and Content

The collection contains correspondence and writings of Aurelio Bulosan regarding his brother, Carlos; correspondence, prose, and a play written by Carlos Bulosan; and clippings, memorials, and other materials about Carlos Bulosan.

Restrictions on Access

The papers are open to all users.

Restrictions on Use

The creator's literary rights have been transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Related Material

Carlos Bulosan papers. Special Collections, University of Washington Libraries, Seattle, Washington.


Inventory

  
Accession No. 2329-001
Aurelio Bulosan papers, 1949-1974
0.21 cubic feet (1 box)
Scope and Content
Contains incoming correspondence from Carlos Bulosan to his brother Aurelio Bulosan, reminiscence by Aurelio about Carlos, and general corresponce of Aurelio Bulosan.
5 folders of personal papers.
Acquisition Info
Donor: Aurelio Bulosan, November 1973.
Box/FolderDate
Incoming letters
1/1Carlos Bulosan1949-1955
15 items
1/2Carlos Bulosan1953, undated
2 items
1/3-4General correspondence1953, 1957-1974
11 items
1/5Reminiscence about Carlos Bulosanundated
2 items

  
Accession No. 2329-002
Aurelio Bulosan collected papers by and about Carlos Bulosan , 1953-1956
7 folders
Scope and Content
Contains a play and prose by Carlos Bulosan as well as correspondence, memorials, and clippings collected by Aurelio Bulosan about his brother Carlos.
Acquisition Info
Donor: Aurelio Bulosan, September 10, 1974.
Box/FolderDate
1/6Outgoing letters - Aurea (daughter of Aurelio Bulosan)1953-1954
2 items
1/7General correspondence1949, 1954-1956
9 items
Writings of Carlos Bulosan
1/8Play - The General of the Philippines undated
1 item
Prose
5 items
1/9"The Angel of My Father"undated
1/9"Be American"undated
1/9"Even the Rain Remembers"undated
1/9"Return of the Amorous Ghost"undated
1/9"Will You Mend My Broken Dreams, Mollier"undated
1/10Clipping of "Carlos Bulosan: the Politics of Literature," St. Louis Quarterly, v. 6, no. 2undated
1/11Miscellany: memorials to Carlos Bulosan and clippingundated
3 items
1/12Clippings and letterundated
3 items

  
Accession No. 2329-003
Aurelio Bulosan collected papers by and about Carlos Bulosan, 1952-1961
1 folder
Scope and Content
Photocopies of letter from Carlos Bulosan, 1952, and clippings, 1961. Also includes reviews of Carlos Bulosan's "Sounds of Falling Light" and "Letters in Exile" and a letter from a prospective Yugoslav publisher (Milos Prakus).
Acquisition Info
Donor:: Aurelio Bulosan, April 27, 1982.

  
Accession No. 2329-004
Aurelio Bulosan correspondence, 1979
1 folder
Scope and Content
An exchange of a single letter each between Aurelio Bulosan and Mary Hatten
Restrictions on Access
open to all users
Acquisition Info
Donor: Mary Hatten, August 19, 2011

Subject Terms

Personal Names:
Bulosan, Aurelio--Archives.
Bulosan, Carlos.
Bulosan, Carlos, creator.
Subjects:
American literature--Filipino American authors.
American poetry--Filipino American authors.
Dramatists, American--Washington (State)--Seattle--20th century.
Filipino American authors--Washington (State)--Seattle--20th century.
Filipino American theater.
Filipino Americans--Washington (State)--Seattle.
Filipino Americans--Washington (State)--Seattle--Archives.
Poets, American--Washington (State)--Seattle--20th century.
Genre Headings:
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
correspondence.
plays.
reminiscences.
writings.
Last modified: October 28, 2013
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