The Charles Nunnally Dean, Jr. Memorial Collection

MUM00103

Summary Information

Repository
University of Mississippi Libraries
Title
Charles Nunnally Dean, Jr. Memorial Collection
Date
1837-1930
Extent
16.0 Linear feet (32 boxes)
Mixed materials [Boxes]
1-32
Abstract
Collection consists of correspondence, various legal documents, photographs, and ephemera related to the Dean family created from 1837-1930.

Preferred Citation

Charles Nunnally Dean, Jr. Memorial Collection (MUM00103). The Department of Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The University of Mississippi.

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Scope and Contents Note

Collection consists of correspondence, various legal documents, photographs, and ephemera related to the Dean family in Mississippi. Materials were created from 1837-1930.

The collection contains a family portrait, over 500 photographs, over 200 letters dating from the 1830s through the 1880s, material related to the civil rights era in Mississipi, a substantial collection of of late 19th century Mississippi tax receipts, nearly a score of indentures dating from 1801 through 1896, bills of sale for slaves, and platation records that include ledgers, account books, and cotton receipts.

This collection is in queue for reprocessing. An updated container listing will be made available online when completed.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

University of Mississippi Libraries 2005

Revision Description

  July 2014

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.

Source of Collection

Collection was donated in 1997 by Phoebe Moss Dean Copeland in memory of Charles Nunnally Dean, Jr.

Processing Information

This collection is in queue for reprocessing. An updated container listing will be made available online when completed.

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