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Finding Aid for the James B. Meriwether Collection (MUM00156)

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Finding Aid for the James B. Meriwether Collection



Descriptive Summary

PURL: http://purl.oclc.org/umarchives/MUM00156/
Title: James B. Meriwether Collection
Dates: circa 1965-1970
Collector: Meriwether, James B.
Physical Extent: 2 boxes (.834 linear feet)
Repository: University of Mississippi. Department of Archives and Special Collections. University, MS 38677, USA
Identification: MUM00156
Language of Material: English
Abstract: Collection of research materials and drafts for Lion in the garden: interviews with William Faulkner, 1926-1962. by James B. Meriwether.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information

Collection donated by James B. Meriwether.

Additions

No further additions are expected to this collection.


Subject Terms

Faulkner, William, 1897-1962
Meriwether, James B.
Novelists, American -- 20th century -- Interviews.
Fiction -- Authorship
Southern States -- Intellectual life -- 1865-


Formats

typescripts
drafts (documents)
research notes


Biographical Note

James B. Meriwether received his BA from the University of South Carolina and his MA and PhD from Princeton University. His works include The Literary Career of William Faulkner: a bibliographical study and numerous articles related to Faulkner.


Scope and Content Note

The Meriwether Collection contains typescripts, notes, drafts and clippings related to James B. Meriwether's Lion in the garden: interviews with William Faulkner, 1926-1962.


User Information

Prefered Citation

James B. Meriwether Collection, Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The University of Mississippi

Access Restrictions

The James B. Meriwether 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 a description of the William Faulkner archival collections housed at the University of Mississippi, please view our William Faulkner subject guide

Related Resources on James B. Meriwether

University of South Carolina. James B. Meriwether papers, ca. 195u-199u.


Arrangement

This collection is not completely processed.