Happy birthday Mike Belt flower love [small]
Assemblage (sculpture technique)
Poetry -- Female authors
American poetry -- 20th century
Mailer envelope wrapped in pink cellophane over collage of “happy birthday” containing a broken wooden snowflake, costume jewelry, thin pink printed paper doily folded around white plastic cord, paper flower, small square of astro-turf like material, folded around paper bearing “happy birthday” written in fading ink containing a small envelope containing another small envelope reading “11/7/47” on outside and “Mike Belt” written on inside. Larger paper wrapped around dried fern-like grasses.
Etlinger, Amelia, 1933-1987
Amelia Etlinger Collection (PCMS-0060)
Poetry Collection Manuscripts (State University of New York at Buffalo)
State University of New York at Buffalo. Poetry Collection
State University of New York at Buffalo. Poetry Collection.
Copyright the Estate of Amelia Etlinger and used with permission. For more information contact the Poetry Collection at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Clifton Park, New York
1970 - 1986
Collection open for research.
Is Part Of
Amelia Etlinger Collection (LIB-PC010)
tissue, wooden snowflake, cellophane, costume jewelry, paper doily, astro-turf, paper flower, plastic cord, plant material
Sent to Mike Belt, donated to the Poetry Collection by Ellen Marie Helinka.
Estate of Amelia Etlinger
9.25 x 4.25 inches
Etlinger, Amelia, 1933-1987, “Happy birthday Mike Belt flower love [small],” Digital Collections - University at Buffalo Libraries, accessed June 17, 2019, https://digital.lib.buffalo.edu/items/show/52282.