Recording of Katherine Anne Porter and Paul Porter lunch conversation at her College Park, MD, apartment on September 17, 1972

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Katherine Anne Porter's September 17, 1972, lunch conversation with her nephew Paul Porter in her College Park, MD, apartment covers a wide range of subjects. These include fashion, food, cooking and eating, growing houseplants, and Porter family members. KAP recounts some Adrienne Monnier anecdotes. KAP and her nephew discuss various family issues. Family members dicussed include Paul's sister Dorothy, Ann Holloway Heintze and Walter Heintze, and Gay Porter Hollaway, her husband and children. KAP also recounts her efforts to provide for Ann's dance training.
Porter, Katherine Anne, 1890-1980
Literature, Print Culture
North America; United States
Special Collections and University Archives
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Physical Description
0:48:55 hh:mm:ss; audiocassette
Katherine Anne Porter papers
Accession 66-5
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Other Identifiers
Fedora 2 PID: umd:684037; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/33200; Catalog Key: PP4.1.3; Filename: litmss-025004

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