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Finding-Aid for the David Cohn Periodicals (MUM00080)

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Descriptive Summary
PURL:
http://purl.oclc.org/umarchives/MUM00080/
Creator:
Cohn, David
Title:
David Cohn Periodicals.
Inclusive Dates:
1937-1959
Materials in:
English
Abstract:
Collection consists of selected issues of The Saturday Review published from 1937-1959.
Quantity:
1 box.
Number:
MUM00080
Location:
G-9.
Repository :
The University of Mississippi
J.D. Williams Library
Department of Archives and Special Collections
P.O. Box 1848, University, MS 38677-1848, USA
Phone: 662.915.7408
Fax: 662.915.5734
E-Mail: archive@olemiss.edu
URL: http://www.olemiss.edu/depts/general_library/archives/
Cite as:
David Cohn Periodicals (MUM00080). The Department of Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The University of Mississippi.

Historical Note
Born in Greenville, Mississippi, David Cohn worked as President and General Manager of Feibleman-Sears Roebuck before turning to the profession of writing. After moving back to Greenville from New Orleans, Cohn wrote several works based on his own experiences, including God Shakes Creation (1935) and Where I was Born and Raised (1948). He also worked on several studies of American history and culture most notably The Good Old Days: A History of American Morals and Manners as Seen through the Sears Roebuck Catalogs 1905 to the Present (1940). The Cohn Collection contains correspondence, drafts of short stories and essays, manuscripts for Love in America: An Informal Study of Manners and Morals in American Marriage (1943), and Combustion on Wheels: An Informal History of the Automobile Age (1944). 26 boxes. Typed inventory available.

Scope and Contents Note
Collection consists of selected issues of The Saturday Review published from 1937-1959.

Restrictions
Access Restrictions
Open.
Use Restriction
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.

Container List
HOLIDAY MARCH 1950
The Saturday Review Of Literature November 25, 1944
The Saturday Review Of Literature January 27, 1945
The Saturday Review Of Literature July 21, 1945
The Saturday Review Of Literature September 22, 1945
The Saturday Review Of Literature September 29, 1945
The Saturday Review Of Literature November 3, 1945
Saturday Review Of Literature June 24, 1950
Saturday Review May 16, 1953