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Full Name: William Carlos Williams
Biography:
(1883-1963) William Carlos Williams was born in Rutherford, New Jersey, into a Spanish speaking household. Williams received his MD from the University of Pennsylvania, where he met Ezra Pound. Williams worked in Manhattan, New York, and was Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress in 1952.
Author's Timeline:
1940 Erie County
Williams was a frequent visitor, during the 1940s and 50s, of Charles Abbott, director of university libraries at the State University of New York at Buffalo from 1934 to 1960, and founder of the university's poetry collection.  
1883 (Unknown) County
William Carlos Williams was born in Rutherford, New Jersey in 1883. 
1963 (Unknown) County
William Carlos Williams died in Rutherford, New Jersey, in 1963. 
1962 (Unknown) County
Pictures from Brueghel, and Other Poems
Collection of poetry; winner of the 1963 Pulitzer Prize for poetry. 
1963 (Unknown) County
William Carlos Williams is buried in the Hillside Cemetery, Lyndhurst, New Jersey. 
1934 (Unknown) County
Collected Poems: 1921 - 1931
Collection of poetry. 
1946 (Unknown) County
Paterson
First of a series of books of a long poem. 
1951 (Unknown) County
Autobiography of William Carlos Williams
Autobiography. 
1913 (Unknown) County
The Tempers
Collection of poetry. 
1920 (Unknown) County
Kora in Hell
Series of prose poems. 
1950 (Unknown) County
Collected Later Poems
Collection of poetry. 
1951 (Unknown) County
Collected Earlier Poems
Collection of poetry. 
1954 (Unknown) County
Desert Music
Collection of poetry. 
1925 (Unknown) County
In The American Grain
Collection of essays. 
? New York County
Williams worked in Manhattan, New York. 

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