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Jeffery Beam papers

 Collection — Box: SFC4 [F09.090.03.02], Folder: 591
Identifier: MS0591

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of the wedding program for Jeffery Beam and Stanley Finch and a poetry newsletter entitled "Beyond the Green Door: Spiritual Ecology in the Light of a Personal Poetics."


  • 2015

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Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The Jeffery Beam papers are the physical property of J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections. Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the patron's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.

Biographical / Historical

Jeffery Beam was born on April 4, 1953 in Kannapolis, North Carolina and moved to Orange county in 1975. He has become well-established as a poet and his works have appeared in many anthologies and magazines. His work fuses the spiritual and physical worlds, creating a conversation between the natural world, the body and the spirit. Beam retired as a botanical librarian at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2011 after 35 years of service.

Source: https://jefferybeam.com/about/


.1 Linear Feet (1 folder)


Contains material related to Jeffery Beam's career as a poet as well a few personal items. Includes a poetry newsletter entitled "Beyond the Green Door: Spiritual Ecology in the Light of a Personal Poetics" and a wedding program for Beam's marriage to Stanley Finch.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was donated by Jeffery Beam in 2018.

Processing Information

The collection was processed in 2019 by Andrew Pack.
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Repository Details

Part of the Manuscript Collections, J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives, UNC Charlotte Repository

Atkins Library, UNC Charlotte
9201 University City Blvd
Charlotte 28223 United Stated