Manuscript Vertical Files 

Collection Number: MVF 19-07

Accession Number: 0607-20

Item(s): Book – Swift Season by Marcella Siegel; also a DVD of a ICTN interview with Marcella Siegel, 1989.

Producer: Marcella Siegel        

Donor: Suzie Siegel

Date Received: November 21, 2006 

Literary Rights Statement: 

Permission to publish from the collection must be obtained from the Irving Archives,
Irving Public Library.


     The file contains a volume of poetry entitled Swift Season by Marcella Siegel. The book won the Nortex Press Annual Book Award sponsored by the Poetry Society of Texas, 1978. The file also contains a DVD of an interview with Marcella Siegel on the Irving Cable Television Network program “About Town,” 1989. Marcella Siegel was born in Brooklyn, New York. She moved to Irving, Texas, in 1957. Her work appeared in, among others, the Dallas Morning News, the Dallas Times Herald, the Christian Science Monitor, Saturday Evening Post, Modern Maturity, Poet Lore, and Family Digest.