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Finding Aid for the Allen Cabaniss Collection (MUM00059)

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Finding Aid for the Allen Cabaniss Collection



Descriptive Summary

PURL: http://purl.oclc.org/umarchives/MUM00059/
Title: Allen Cabaniss Collection
Dates: 1865-1969
Collector: Cabaniss, Allen, 1911-
Physical Extent: 7 boxes (3.45 linear feet)
Repository: University of Mississippi. Department of Archives and Special Collections.University, MS 38677, USA
Identification: MUM00059
Language of Material: English
Abstract: Correspondence and manuscript materials related to Allen Cabaniss' historical writings.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information

Collection donated by Allen Cabaniss.

Processing Information

Collection processed by Archives & Special Collections staff. Finding aid encoded by Jason Kovari, 11 December 2009.

Additions

No further additions are expected to this collection.


Subject Terms

University of Mississippi -- History
Presbyterianism -- History
Charlemagne, Emperor, 742-814
Oxford (Miss.) -- History


Formats

correspondence
manuscripts (document genre)
photographs


Biographical Note

Historian and minister, Dr. James Allen Cabaniss received his B.D. from Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary and his Ph.D. from the University of Chicago. He has written on church history and wrote A History of the University of Mississippi.


Scope and Content Note

Manuscripts & correspondence related to Allen Cabaniss' historical research, including work on A History of the University of Mississippi, History of Presbyterianism in Mississippi and Charlemagne's Cousins. Collection also contains various Cabaniss photographs and manuscripts from other historians.


User Information

Prefered Citation

Allen Cabaniss Collection, Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The University of Mississippi

Access Restrictions

The Allen Cabaniss Collection is open for research.

Copyright Restrictions

The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction. One of these specified conditions is that the photocopy or reproduction is not to be "used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship or research." If a user makes a request for, or later uses, a photocopy or reproduction for purposes in excess of "fair use", that user may be liable for copyright infringement.


Related Material

Resources at the University of Mississippi

For more resources on the University of Mississippi housed in the Archives & Special Collections, see the University of Mississippi subject guide.


Separated Material

Photographs from this collection have been removed to Collection Photographs Box 1 Folders 1-4 for preservation; however, photocopies are also available to view in the Special Collections reading room.


Container List

Folder 1.1-1.2 Missing
Folder 1.3 ALS. W.E. Bingham, Tuscaloosa, to Professor Faser, 22 February 1927
Folder 1.4 ALS. S.C. Caldwell, Hazelhurst, to "Dear Doctor," 4 May 1927 Caldwell's notes of history of Univ. MS.
Folder 1.5 TLS. Robert Burgess, Jr., to "Gentlemen." 9 December 1936.
Folder 1.6 Letter UM Chancellor to Alumni, 15 June 1937.
Folder 1.7 TLS. Alfred Hume, Oxford, to Dr. P.L. Rainwater, 19 August 1937
Folder 1.8 Correspondence
Scope: History of University of Mississippi
Folder 1.9 Correspondence
Scope: Radio Broadcasts from UM
Folder 1.10 Correspondence
Scope: Cabaniss Manuscript, 1952
Folder 1.11 Correspondence
Scope: Death of Minnie Brady, Nurse at UM Hospital, 1927
Folder 1.12 Correspondence
Scope: Y.M.C.A. at University of Mississippi
Folder 1.13 Correspondence
Scope: Pan American Institute of Geography & History, 1961
Folder 1.14 Correspondence
Scope: Bessie McInnis' History of Ms. Towns, 1961
Folder 1.15 Correspondence
Scope: Photograph of John Duncan, UM Board of Trustees, 1872
Folder 1.16 Correspondence
Scope: The History of The University Museum, Undated
Folder 1.17 Correspondence
Scope: University Greys, 1962
Folder 1.18 "A History of the University of MS." Program, Undated
Folder 1.19 Transcript of Article on University Greys, The Weekly Clarion, 27 September 1866.
Folder 1.20 Announcement for Creation of Dept. of Student Personnel from Chancellor A.B. Butts, September 1937 (2 copies)
Folder 1.21 Sketch of UM, circa.1865-1868, by Dr. C.W. Gratton
Folder 1.22 The Ole Miss Alumni Review March 1944
Folder 1.23 The Ole Miss Alumni Review October 1947
Folder 1.24 "Laws of the University of MS." Undated
Folder 1.25 Essay on the Master's Degree in Mississippi, by Mrs. Calvin Brown, Undated
Folder 1.26 Bookmarks w/ scenes of sculptures & relief figures from Charitres Cathedral
Folder 1.27 "National Gallery of Art," Pamphlet, Undated
Folder 1.28 "Washington Guidebook by pictures" Undated
Folder 1.29 Article. "The Church of the Reedemer, Biloxi, MS," in Holland's: The Magazine of the South, May 1952
Folder 1.30 Postcards-National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Folder 1.31 Material re: Radio Broadcasts from UM.
Folder 1.32 WSM Radio College Program Broadcast Tour, Undated
Folder 1.33 Miscellaneous
Folder 2.1 TLS. J.D. Williams, UM, to Dr. W.H. Anderson, 10 May 1967 & Anderson's, "A two year Hitch in Ole Miss"
Folder 2.2 Address "Dr. J.J. Wheat, "An Appreciation," Undated
Folder 2.3 Constitution of The National Assoc. of State Universities, 9 July 1896
Folder 2.4 List of La Bauve Scholars, 1889-1918
Folder 2.5 Sketch of UM prepared for Study of MS's Program of Higher Education, 1944-1945
Folder 2.6 History of Oxford & List of Landmarks, Undated
Folder 2.7 Handwritten manuscript, by Cabaniss, Undated (1 of 4)
Folder 2.8 Handwritten manuscript by Cabaniss, Undated (2 of 4)
Folder 2.9 Handwritten manuscript by Cabaniss, Undated (3 of 4)
Folder 2.10 Handwritten manuscript by Cabaniss, Undated(4 of 4)
Folder 2.11 Legal Document, 1841
Folder 2.12 Miscellaneous Correspondence
Folder 3.1 History of Presbyterianism in Mississippi by Cabaniss, Undated (Typescript) Ch 1-12
Folder 3.2 History of Presbyterianism in Mississippi by Cabaniss, Undated (Typescript) Ch 13-23
Folder 3.3 History of Presbyterianism in Mississippi by Cabaniss, Undated (Typescript) Ch 24-34
Folder 3.4 History of Presbyterianism in Mississippi by Cabaniss, Undated (Typescript) Ch 35-39
Folder 3.5 History of Presbyterianism in Mississippi by Cabaniss, Undated (Typescript) CH 40-41
Folder 3.6 History of Presbyterianism in Mississippi by Cabaniss, Undated (Typescript) Ch 42-50
Folder 3.7 Charlemagne's Cousins, Undated (Typescript) Trans. By Cabaniss pg 1-204
Folder 3.8 Charlemagne's Cousins, Undated (Typescript) Trans. By Cabaniss pg 205-342
Folder 3.9 Charlemagne's Cousins, Undated Trans. By Cabaniss (Handwritten Manuscript)
Folder 3.10 Charlemagne's Cousins, Undated Trans. By Cabaniss (Handwritten Manuscript)
Folder 3.11 Charlemagne's Cousins, Undated Contemporary Lives of Adalard and Wala, Trans. By Cabaniss
Folder 4.1 Cabaniss, A History of The University of Mississippi Gallery Sheets (1949
Folder 4.2 The Life of Saint Aldalard, by Paschasius Radbertus, Undated (Typescript)
Folder 4.3 The Life of Wala or An Epitaph for Arsenius, by Paschasius Radbertus, Undated Pg 1-259
Folder 4.4 The Life of Wala or An Epitaph for Arsenius, by Paschasius Radbertus, Undated Pg. 260-364
Folder 4.5 Notes for Cabaniss manuscript
Folder 4.6 Index to Cabaniss manuscript
Box 4 Notebooks typescript-- Geograhical Geology by William Clifford Morse (Part I (x2) & II), 1946
Box 5 "Vita Walla" - Composition Notebook
Box 5 Charlemagne's Cousin (Composition Notebooks 1-9)
Box 5 Vita Adal - Spiral Notebook
Folder 6.1 Photo Reporductions
Folder 6.2 Coptica I Notebook
Folder 6.3 Coptica II Notebook
Folder 6.4 Coptica III Notebook
Folder 6.5 "The Lady of Dogwood Town" 1958
Folder 6.6 "A Source of Faulkner's Fable" Undated
Folder 6.7 "Auewia: A World and It's Effect." 1964
Folder 6.8 "A Jewish Provenience of The Advent Antiphons," Undated
Folder 6.9 "The Young Charlemagne," Phi Kappa Phi Journal, Spring 1969
Folder 6.10 "The Martyrs of MS," Religion in the Making, November 1942
OVRS 7.1 Photographs -- Removed to Collection photographs
OVRS 7.2 Photo Reproductions
OVRS 7.3 Photo Reproductions
OVRS 7.4 Galley Sheets, Folio Cut Charlemagne's Cousins, Undated
OVRS 7.5 Clippings
OVRS 7.6 Galley Sheets, Folio Cut, Sarah Isom by Maud Brown