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Descriptive Summary

PURL: http://purl.oclc.org/umarchives/MUM00175/
Title: Faulkner Small Manuscripts Collection
Dates: 1920-2005
Physical Extent: 31 boxes
Repository: University of Mississippi. Department of Archives and Special Collections. University, MS 38677, USA
Identification: MUM00175
Language of Material: English
Abstract: Collection of items related to William Faulkner, including manuscripts, clippings concerning Faulkner, literary criticism, ephemeral items and materials related to Faulkner's work, his life in Oxford, MS and at the University of Mississippi.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information

Materials in this collection have been gathered by many donors as well as Archives and Special Collections staff.

Most movie treatments donated by I. Holtzman.

Intruder in the Dust shooting script donated by Loew’s Incorporated.

DeGaulle Story Treatments donated by L.D. Brodsky.

Thomas McHaney Japanese Faulkner Studies materials donated by Thomas L. McHaney

Trial dust jacket of the Modern Library issue of Go Down, Moses is a gift of Dr. James B. Meriwether from Bennett Cerf

Processing Information

Collection processed by Jennifer Ford and Archives and Special Collections staff. Collections combined and finding aid encoded by Jason Kovari, September 2009.

Additions

Infrequent additions are expected to this collection.


Subject Terms

Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 -- Archives
Faulkner family
University of Mississippi
University of Mississippi. Dept. of Archives and Special Collections
United States. Post Office Dept.
Collectors and collecting
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962. Intruder in the dust
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962. Screenplays
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962. Reivers
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 -- Criticism and interpretation
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 -- Film and video adaptations
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 -- Bibliography
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 -- Appreciation -- Japan -- Bibliography


Contributors

Faulkner, William, 1897-1962
McHaney, Thomas L.
Pooch, Werner
Bennett, Arnold
Kraus, Dorothea
Sugahara, Seiji
Bergholz, Veronica
Hicks, Granville, 1901-1982
Mullin, Nancy
Chiba, Tetsuro
Rouberol, Jean
Yoshizaki, Yasuhiro, 1943-
Harakawa, Kyoichi
Ōhashi, Kenzaburō, 1919-
Ono, Kiyoyuki, 1939-


Formats

manuscripts (document genre)
manuscripts for publication
correspondence
typescripts
scrapbooks
xerography
clippings (information artifacts)
journals (periodicals)
screenplays
pressbooks (manuals)
galley proofs
scripts (documents)
shooting scripts
treatments (documents)
lobby cards
advertisements
pamphlets
programs
broadsheet (format)
photographs
memorandums
brick (clay product)


Scope and Content Note

Contemporary Correspondence, Series I, contains correspondence by William Faulkner and miscellaneous letters concerning Faulkner's publications, dated prior to his death. Letters Concerning Faulkner and Posthumous Reminiscences, Series II-III, include correspondence regarding Faulkner's death and legacy.

Manuscript Materials by Faulkner, Series V-VII, include a First Mimeoing of The Brooch, handwritten, bound copy of The Marionettes, a handwritten treatment of the Wooden Crosses movie script and various pieces of correspondence and proofs, some hand-corrected.

Requiem for a Nun, Intruder in the Dust and The Reivers, Series IX-XI, contain materials related to the theatrical staging of these works. Movie Treatments, Series XII, include xerography, transcripts, story outlines, screenplays, and correspondence related to the cinematic work of William Faulkner. Film Ephemera, Series XIII, includes lobby cards, tickets, programs, sheet music and advertisements related to Faulkner's cinematic works. Pressbooks, Series XIV, include manuals on the advertising of Faulkner's cinematic works.

Meta Carpenter, Series XVI, contains the typescript for A Loving Gentleman: The Love Story of William Faulkner and Meta Carpenter, written by Faulkner's former lover.

Publicity, Galleys and Manuscripts for Publications about Faulkner, Series XVII, and Reviews and Publicity Items by William Faulkner, Series XVIII, contain pressbooks, advertisements, promotional kits and reviews concerning published works by and about Faulkner.

Literary Criticism about Faulkner, Series XXI, and Japanese Faulkner Studies, Series XXII, include typescript and published literary criticism and bibliographic work. A significant portion of these materials are in foreign languages, primarily Japanese, German and French. Articles about Faulkner, Series XX, include 5 published articles concerning William Faulkner; for a significantly more extensive gathering of published works about Faulkner, view the Faulkner Publications Collection.

William Faulkner Stamps and the U.S. Post Office, Series XXIII, include correspondence regarding Faulkner's appearance on a U.S. stamp as well as examples of the stamps. Post Office Bricks, Series XXIV, are 4 bricks from the building in which Faulkner server as University, MS Postmaster.

The University of Mississippi and William Faulkner, Series XXV, includes pamphlets, invitations and catalogues regarding Faulkner events at the University of Mississippi, subsequent to Faulkner's death. The University of Mississippi William Faulkner Collection Correspondence, Series XXVI, contains correspondence, dated 1959-1968, regarding Faulkner holdings at the University's Mississippi Collection, later Archives and Special Collections. William Faulkner and other Universities and Associations, Series XXVII, includes exhibit catalogues, invitations and programs for Faulkner events at other institutions.

Faulkner Family Materials, Series IV, include items related to William Faulkner's relatives, particularly invitations, announcements, programs and correspondence.

Oversize, Series XXXI, contain miscellaneous items that fall topically in other series but are housed separately due to their size.


User Information

Prefered Citation

Faulkner Small Manuscripts Collection, Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The University of Mississippi

Access Restrictions

The Faulkner Small Manuscripts Collection is open for research.

Letter from William Faulkner to "Moms" (Folder 1.6) Restricted

Copyright Restrictions

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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


Arrangement

This collection is arranged in 31 series.

Series I. Contemporary Correspondence, circa 1920-1962
Series II. Letters about William Faulkner & Related Posthumous Items
Series III. Personal Reminiscences about Faulkner
Series IV. Faulkner Family
Series V. Manuscript and Miscellaneous Items by Faulkner
Series VI. The Marionettes
Series VII. Wooden Crosses
Series VIII. The Brooch
Series IX. Requiem for a Nun
Series X. Intruder in the Dust
Series XI. The Reivers
Series XII. Movie Treatments
Series XIII. Film Ephemera
Series XIV. Pressbooks
Series XV. Theater, Movies and Documentaries Related to Faulkner
Series XVI. Meta Carpenter
Series XVII. Publicity, Galleys and Manuscripts for Publications about Faulkner
Series XVIII. Reviews and Publicity Items
Series XIX. Faulkner Broadsides
Series XX. Articles about Faulkner
Series XXI. Literary Criticism about Faulkner
Series XXII. Japanese Faulkner Studies
Series XXIII. William Faulkner Stamps and the U. S. Post Office
Series XXIV. Post Office Bricks
Series XXV. The University of Mississippi and William Faulkner
Series XXVI. The University of Mississippi William Faulkner Collection Correspondence
Series XXVII. William Faulkner and other Universities and Associations
Series XXVIII. Faulkner Historic Sites
Series XXIX. Facsimiles and Collection Catalogs
Series XXX. Miscellaneous Materials
Series XXXI. Oversize items

Container List

Series I. Contemporary Correspondence, circa 1920-1962
1.1 ALS. Undated. Two separate letters from William Faulkner to Mrs. Irving Gumbel (Margery or "Marge").
1.2 ANS. Undated. Two separate notes from William Faulkner to Ben Wasson.
1.3 ALS. Undated. William Faulkner to Harrison Smith.
Scope: In this letter to his publisher, Faulkner discusses work, the state of his life and his need to leave Oxford in order to work
1.4 ALS. Undated. William Faulkner to "Miss Myrt" (Mrs. Myrtle Lewis Stone). Re: Probably referring to Faulkner's return to Oxford from his trip to Pascagoula, MS circa 1926 or 1926.
1.5 ANS. Undated. William Faulkner to Mr. (Rufus) Jones.
1.6 RESTRICTED LETTER. ALS. Undated. William Faulkner to "Moms."
1.7 Photocopy. TLS. Undated. William Faulkner to Richard Wright.
1.8 Photocopy. ANS. Undated. William Faulkner to unknown recipient
1.8a TLS. 13 April 1922. M.C. Falkner to University of Mississippi Chancellor Powers. Re: Concerning the news that his son William Falkner had been in violation of the campus rule concerning drinking
1.8b Photocopy. TLS. 1 May 1922. Phil Stone to Senator John Sharp Williams. 2pp. Re: William Faulkner's appointment as postmaster for the University of Mississippi
TLS. 15 August 1980. David Wigdor to John Sobotka. Re: Letter from Phil Stone to Senator John Sharp Williams. On Library of Congress letterhead
1.9 TL. 11 January 1925. Phil Stone to Martin Taylor Cornwell. Re: Mentions The Marble Faun.
1.10 Photocopy. [1925]. TLS. William Faulkner to Miss Cooper. Re: Review of The Marble Faun.
1.11 Photocopy. TL. 16 January 1925. The Four Seas Company to The Commercial Appeal. Re: The Marble Faun.
1.12 Photocopy. TLS. 9 April 1925. William Faulkner to Miss Monte Cooper. Re: Review of The Marble Faun.
1.13 TLS. [19 July 1928]. William Faulkner to T.D. Clark. Postmarked envelope included. Re: Golf club mix-up
TLS. 9 August 1928. Ralph E. Grim to T.D. Clark. Postmarked envelope included. Re: Golf club mix-up
1.13a TLS. 17 July 1931. William Faulkner to F.R. Allsopp. with envelope. Re: copies of The Marble Faun. Mentions Phil Stone
1.14 Photocopy. TL. 18 December 1931. Curtis Brown, Ltd. to William Faulkner c/o Ben Wasson. Re: British empire rights of Faulkner's work. With William Faulkner's autographed comments to Ben Wasson
1.15 ANS. and TN. [5 March 1932]. William Faulkner to unknown recipient. Re: Corrections to Faulkner's short story "Turn About."
1.16 Photocopy. TLS. 30 January 1934. William Faulkner to Henry A. Pochman. Re: the matriculation of Benjamin Markette at State College, Texas. Donor: Mrs. Henry A. Pochman, 1974.
1.17 ANS. 18 April 1935. William Faulkner to Miss Elma Meek. Written on AMs. From Pylon. Inscription reads, "For Miss Elma Meek/ William Faulkner/ Rowanoak/ 18 April 1935."
1.18 TLS. 17 September 1935. William Faulkner to Charles Dean. 2pp.
1.19 Photocopy. TLS. 28 August 1936. William Faulkner to Captain K.P. Gatchell. Written on Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation letterhead
1.20 Photocopy. TL. 12 January 1938. Henry A. Pochman to William Faulkner. Donor: Mrs. Henry Pochman.
1.21 TLS. 18 February 1939. Ella Somerville to Lucy Somerville Howorth. On "The Tea Hound" letterhead. 1p
1.22 Photocopy. TLS. 25 August 1941. William Faulkner to Mr. Herndon. Annotation by Stephen Longstreet at top of photocopy states, "this is the agent I got for WF." Donor: Stephen Longstreet
1.23 TLS. 20 June 1945. Malcolm Cowley to William Faulkner. Re: Viking Portable Library
1.24 Photocopies. TLS. 16 August 1945. William Faulkner to Arthur Palmer Hudson. Written on Warner Bros. letterhead. Note: Original housed at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill Library.
TLS. 21 August 1945. Arthur Palmer Hudson to William Faulkner. Note: Original housed at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill Library.
1.25 Correspondence relating to the six talks given by William Faulkner at the University of Mississippi. 1947. Includes:
Draft and original copy of TL. 7 May 1947. Dr. W. Alton Bryant, Head of the Department of English, University of Mississippi to Marvin Black, Director of Public Relations. Re: Problems with publicity for William Faulkner's lectures at the University of Mississippi
Draft and original copy of TL. 8 May 1947. Dr. W. Alton Bryant to William Faulkner
TLS. Undated. William Faulkner to Dr. Bryant. 1p
1.26 TLS. 12 December 1948. William Faulkner to Norman Unger. Postmarked envelope included
1.27 Correspondence between Hodding Carter of The Delta Democrat-Times to Michael J. Kelly. Includes:
TLS. 22 May 1950. Hodding Carter to Michael J. Kelly. On The Delta Democrat-Times letterhead. Re: "Notes on a Horse Thief" and the Levee Press
Invoice. 27 January 1951. Invoice from the Levee Press for the purchase of two copies of "Notes on a Horsethief". On Levee Press letterhead
TLS. 27 March 1951. Hodding Carter to Michael Kelly. On The Levee Press letterhead
1.28 TL. 28 April 1951. Kenneth G. Price to William Faulkner. Re: Nobel Prize. Also includes TN. Undated. K.G. Price to Billy Wynn.
1.29 TLS. 18 May 1951. Harvey Breitt to Mr. Seward. Written on The Marble Faun Book Review letterhead. Re: possibility of getting a Faulkner signature
1.30 Telegram. 8 December 1959. Charles D. Johnson, President of the Southern Literary Festival Association to William Faulkner. With Faulkner's reply au verso
1.31 March 1961. Letters between Albert Erskine (managing editor of Random House), Franis Steegmuller and Phyllis Bartlott. Re: A possible "missing day" in Faulkner's Light in August. Removed from a 1950 Modern Library edition of Light in August
Series II. Letters about William Faulkner & Related Posthumous Items
2.1 January-September 1964. Correspondence between William E. Stone and R.V. Manning, Director of Air Force History, Royal Canadian Air Force. Re: William Faulkner's time in the RAF during WWI.
2.2 TLS. 13 May 1964. Carvel [Collins] to Franklin [Gillam]. Re: The Marble Faun
2.3 Photocopy. TLS. 16 February 1965. Leon Z. Koury to Roy A. Bee, Associate Professor, Department of Art, University of Mississippi. 2p. Re: Explains how Koury came to do the Faulkner bust which is housed in the "Faulkner Room" of Special Collections.
2.4 TLS. 26 October 1965. Irwin Shaw to Joseph Blotner. 2pp. Re: Faulkner in Hollywood
2.5 January-February 1967. Correspondence between UM English Chair James Webb, curator Dorothy Oldham, George Street and Grove Film Productions. Re: Documentary on the novel in 20th century American literature. This included William Faulkner.
2.6 ANS. 17 April 1979. Note written by Claude Jarman, actor who played the role of "Chick" in the Faulkner adaptation, Intruder in the Dust. On San Francisco International Film Festival letterhead. Re: His experience in the film based on Faulkner's novel
2.7 TNS. 13 January 1984. Virgil E. Sellers to Howard Bahr, Curator of Rowan Oak. Re: Photograph of William Spratling's apartment in the late 1920s, early 1930s
2.8 TLS. 28 August 1970. Letter written by Robert H. Moore, Captain, AGC, Department of English, United States Military Academy, to Senator James O. Eastland, requesting Eastland's thoughts on the relevance of Faulkner and his work on the present circumstances of Mississippi life
Series III. Personal Reminiscences about Faulkner
2.9 "Mr. Mack [Reed] Remembers 'Bill'." Photocopy (4pp. ; 2 copies)
2.10 Typed document by Mac Reed. 1p.
2.11 TD. Photocopy. 7 February 1964. "Col. J.R. Cofield's 'Memoirs' of his friend William Faulkner" (13pp.)
2.12 TMs. Photocopy. [11 December 1997]. Draft of Larry Brown's foreword to Faulkner's World. Donated by Tom Rankin (6pp.)
Series IV. Faulkner Family Materials
3.1 Photocopies. Undated. Word Family Genealogy (Faulkner Family ancestors)
3.2 AMS. Undated. Untitled poem by Maud Falkner to Elma Meek.
3.3 Copy. Undated. Copy of a John Faulkner painting
3.4 Printed Card. 25 September 1897. William C. Falkner birth announcement.
3.5 Murray Charles Falkner, Jr.'s Bible. Signed and dated 26 June 1906 by his maternal grandmother, "Damuddy" [Leila Dean Butler]
3.6 circa 1918. Murray C. Falkner, Jr.'s military issued bible. Inscribed by Maud Falkner and by Murray
3.7 ALS. 1918-1919. Series of letters from M.C. Falkner to University of Mississippi Chancellor Powers
ALS. 6 November 1918. MC Falkner to Chancellor Powers. Re: Possibility of obtaining the position formerly held by Frank Matthews. On M.C. Falkner Hardware letterhead
TL. 8 November 1918. Copy of letter sent by Chancellor Powers to M.C. Falkner. Re: position at the University assured
ALS. 19 March 1919. M.C. Falkner to Chancellor Powers. Re: Possibility of moving his family into the Ross House on the University campus
3.8 Program. 28 May 1951. Oxford High School Graduation. Signed by William Faulkner, the guest speaker. Note: Removed from the Cofield Collection, Southern Media Archives.
3.9 Programs & Invitation. 28 May 1951. Oxford High School Graduation (4 programs and 1 invitation)
3.10 Printed Document Signed. 14 September 1921. Certificate of Admission to the University of Mississippi for Clarence Raymond Birchett. Signed by M.C. Falkner
3.11 ADS. 8 June 1954. Wedding invitation order for Jill Faulkner [Summers].
3.12 ALS. [c.1960s]. Estelle Faulkner to Colonel J.R. Cofield. 3pp. Note: Removed from the Cofield Collection, Southern Media Archives.
3.13 ALS. 6 August 1965. Mrs. John Faulkner to Mrs. Cohn. 2pp.
3.14 Photocopy. TM. [1980]. Screenplay adaptation of the book by Dean Faulkner Wells and Lawrence Wells, The Ghosts of Rowan Oak: William Faulkner's Ghost Stories for Children.
3.15 Invitation. Undated. Exhibition of Maud Butler Faulkner's paintings. Union County Heritage Museum. New Albany, MS.
3.16 Newspaper clippings regarding William Faulkner's address to the University High School, 1951
3.17 Memo. 26 January 1916. From office of J.W.T. Falkner, Lee M. Russell, and J.W.T. Falkner, Jr., Attorneys-at-Law to Hon. T.K. Bogan re: Bill to repeal statute code 1916 in relation to University of Mississippi law students and the Bar Exam
Series V. Manuscript and Miscellaneous Items by Faulkner
4.1 TMs. Undated. Annotated leaf from an early version of "Mr. Acarius." Note: Accompanied by an explanation of its provenance by Joan Williams, dated 6 August 1981
4.2 AMs. Undated. Leaf from draft of a version of The Hamlet. Numbered page 104
4.3 TMs. Undated. Carbon typescript of "A Note on a Fable". 2pp. Accompanied by an explanation of its provenance by Dorothy B. Commins, wife of Saxe Commins. Dated 30 May 1982
4.4 Photocopy. TMs. Undated. "Airport Commissioner." Autograph corrections possibly in Faulkner's hand.
4.5 Printed poem. 6 August 1919. "L'apres-midi d'un Faune." New Republic.
4.6 Printed pamphlet. 10 December 1950. "The Nobel Prize Speech." 3 printed pamphlets
4.7 15 May 1952. "An Address by William Faulkner," Delta Council Meeting. Delta State Teachers College Campus, Cleveland, MS
4.8 TLS. 9 June 1954. Jessica Daves, editor-in-chief of Vogue, to Mr. Chase. Re: Attached Advance Proofs. "Notes on a Horse Thief."
4.9 1961. Tallahatchie River Soil Conservation District Agreement. Signed by Faulkner
4.10 TMs. 8 July 1962. Translation of an interview with William Faulkner which appeared in Borba
TLS. 14 July 1963. Vida Jankovic to Professor Blotner. Re: Translation of Faulkner interview
TLS. 10 July 1963. Edmund A. Bator, Assistant Cultural Attache, American Embassy, Belgrade, Yugoslavia to Joseph Blotner. Re: Translated interview
Series VI. The Marionettes
5 Handwritten bound copy of the The Marionettes by Faulkner
Series VII. Wooden Crosses
6 Handwritten treatment of the Wooden Crosses movie script
Series VIII. The Brooch
7 The Brooch. First Mimeoing, 4 March 1953
Series IX. Requiem for a Nun -- Stage Play
8.1 Correspondence, November 1958
8.2 Correspondence, December 1958
8.3 Correspondence, 24 November-6 April 1959
8.4 Correspondence, January 1959
8.5 Correspondence, February 1959
8.6 Correspondence, March-April 1959; August 1960
8.7 Contract (copy) between Requiem company and Tony Richardson Productions LTD
8.8 Contract between Theatre Guild and American Theatre Society, 11 December
8.9 Contract between Century Lighting INC and Theatre Guild, 31 December 1958
8.10 Rental Contract between Sound Associates INC and Theatre Guild, 2 January 1959
8.11 Contract between Magoro Corporation and Theatre Guild, 20 January 1959
8.12 Contract between American Studio Association and Theatre Guild, RE: Settings, 17 December 1958
8.13 Theatrical Costume Designers Contract with Marvin Reiss, 26 December 1958
8.14 Theatrical Costume Designers Contract with Dorothea Silvernail and Lillian M. Norel, 26 December 1958 and 9 February 1959
8.15 Scenic Designing Artists Contract between Marvin Reiss and Theatre Guild, 10 Decomber 1958
8.16 Contract between Theatre Guild and Nat Dorfman, 11 December 1958
8.17 Contract of Employment for members of Association of Theatrical Press Agents and Managers between Requiem Company and Charles N. Mooney, 23 December 1958
8.18 Contract from Actors' Equity Association with Bertice Reading, 16 December 1958
8.19 Play Contract with Scott McKay, 16 February 1959
8.20 Standard Minimum Contract from Actors' Equity Association with House Jameson, 18 December 1958
8.21 Play Contract for Zachary Scott, 16 February 1959
8.22 Play Contract for Ruth Ford, 16 February 1959
8.23 Agreement between Ruth Ford and Theatre Guild, 15 December 1958
8.24 Agreement between Willeam Faulkner and Requiem Company, 12 March 1959
8.25 Agreement between Willeam Faulkner and 20th Century Fox (carbon, unsigned) and T.L. Benjamin Aslan to Ed Colton, 9 December 1958
8.26 Comments & Suggestions RE: Motion Picture contract from Edward E. Colton, 15 December 1958
8.27 Agreement between Theatre Guild and Myers and Fleischman, fully executed, 15 January 1959
8.28 Agreement between William Faulkner and 20th Century Fox Film Corp., 6 March 1959
TL. (carbon) George Gallantz, N.Y., to Luise M. Sillcox, 12 March 1959
8.29 Miscellaneous
8.30 Certificate of Limited Partnership
8.31 A.L. Requiem Company to Dear Limited Partner, February 1959
8.32 Typewritten Agreement between Theatre Guild, Julius Fleischman and Richard Myers, 28 November 1958
8.33 TL. (carbon) Howard Gotbetter to Julius Fleischmann, 19 January 1959
8.34 Memorandum RE: Limited Partnership Agreement on Requiem
8.35 Sample of Limited Partnership Agreement with Additions RE: Requiem for a Nun
8.36 List of Limited Partners, 15 January 1959
8.37 Carbon copies of typed agreement between Theatre Guild, Myers and Fleishmann, 28 November 1958
8.38 TL. (carbon) Benjamin Aslan to Richard Myers, 6 July 1959 with Affidavits (carbon) RE: Limited Partnership Agreements
8.39 List of Investors in Requiem Company, 2 January 1959
8.40 Certificate of Limited Partnership, 26 December 1958
8.41 New York Law Journal proofs RE: Requiem Company
8.42 Agreement (carbon) and List of Limited Partners, January 1959
8.43 Budget and Weekly Expense Records, 10 January-14 February, 1959
8.44 Certificate of Limited Partnership, 26 December 1958
8.45 Records from Audit of Pinto, Winokur and Pagano, 31 May 1959
8.46 Requiem Company Limited Partnership Agreement 7 November 1958
8.47 Legal Notice RE: Requiem Company East Side News, 6 November 1959
8.48 Memorandum RE: Limited Partnership Agreement on Requiem, 19 January 1959
Series X. Intruder in the Dust
9.1 Program World Premiere Intruder in the Dust (3 copies)
9.2 A.N. listing William Faulkner phone number
9.3 Photograph of movie poster Intruder in the Dust
9.4 Electricity Bill January 1951- John K. Dottley
9.5 A.N.S., 3 August 1967, J.D. Williams to Bob [Williams]
9.6 Invitation for one to Intruder in the Dust Lyric Theatre (3 copies)
9.7 Photographs of movie poster (2 copies)
9.8 TL., 3 February 1951, Robert Lewis Berman
9.9 ALS. [4 September 1936] Estelle Faulkner to Mrs. Robert X. Williams
9.10 Invitation for two to Intruder in the Dust Lyric Theatre (2 copies)
9.11 Clippings 1949
9.12 Photograph
Series XI. The Reivers
10.1 Press Releases
10.2 Correspondence 1968-69
10.3 Letter with Clippings
10.4 Clippings
10.5 Shooting Specifications
10.6 Description of B. F & Edna Johnston Home
10.7 Promo for Winona, MS showing
10.8 Introductory Material
10 The Conservative (Carroll County) Vol. 104 (16 Copies)
Filming of The Reivers Scrapbook
11 Scrapbook of newspaper clippings concerning filming The Reivers ; signed by Hallie Eggleston, 1968-1969
Series XII. Movie Treatments
12.1 "Turn About" ("Today We Live"), by Howard Hawks and William Faulkner, 24 August 1932. Treatment (MGM), Xerography (123 pp.)
12.2 "Mythical Latin-American Kingdom Story," by William Faulkner, 26 August 1933. Screenplay, working title (MGM), X (111 pp.)
12.3 "Flying the Mail," from William Faulkner, 3 June 1932. Continuity Treatment (MGM), Xerography (17 pp.)
12.4 "Absolution," by William Faulkner, 1 June 1932. Original story (from Faulkner's story "All the Dead Pilots") (MGM), Xerography (10 pp.)
12.5 "The College Widow," from William Faulkner, 26 May 1932. Treatment (MGM), Xerography (14 pp.)
12.6 "War Birds," from William Faulkner, 12 January 1933. First dialogue script (MGM), Xerography (144 pp.)
12.7 "To Have and Have Not," copyrighted 1944. Dialogue transcript (Warner Brothers), Xerography. Donated by I. Holtzman (59 pp.)
12.8 "Land of the Pharoahs," by William Faulkner, Harry Kurnitz, and Harold Jack Bloom, copyrighted 1955. Dialogue transcript (Warner Brothers), X. Donated by I. Holtzman (51 pp.)
12.9 "Splinter Fleet," screenplay by William Faulkner and Kathryn Scola, 22 December 1936. First draft continuity (20th Century-Fox), Xerography. Donated by I. Holtzman (132 pp.)
12.10 "Intruder in the Dust," from Ben Maddow, 17 December 1948. Shooting script (MGM), Donated by Loew's Incorporated (115 pp.)
12.11 "The Reivers," by Irving Ravetch and Harriet Harriet Frank, Jr. 9 August 1968. Screenplay (Solar Productions) (119 pp.)
The De Gaulle Story
Note: References are to Louis Daniel Brodsky and Robert W. Hamblin, gen. eds., Faulkner, A Comprehensive Guide to the Brodsky Collection, 4 vols. (Jackson, MS: University Press of Mississippi, 1984), vol. III: The De Gaulle Story, by William Faulkner. (Cataloged: PS3511.A86.Z77773 v.3)
13.1 "Journey Toward Dawn," story outline. Carbon typescript with ink corrections in Faulkner's hand, See Brodsky, xxxv, I, A-C, for complete description (13 pp.)
13.2 First Draft Screenplay, (partial). Carbon on SEBO yellow paper (59 pp.)
13.3 "The De Gaulle Story: Treatment." Third carbon onionskin, Of. Brodsky, xxxvi, III, A (28 pp.)
13.4 Second Draft Screenplay (partial). Ribbon typescript, See Brodsky, xxxvi, IV, C, for complete description (73 pp.)
13.5 Random Carbons. Onionskin Paper, pp. 24, 25, 27, 38, and 39 (5 pp.)
13.6 Research Notes. Carbon Onionskin (5 pp.)
BBC Radio Addresses by De Gaulle (see Brodsky, 371ff)
First and Second Calls in London
"Message sent by Radio from De Gaulle to Petain after the Armistace" (3 pp.)
"Message . . cabled to the protest meeting of the American Jewish Congress"(see Brodsky, xxxvii, I)
13.7 "Observations on Inexact Details," carbon onionskin, 5 pp. Critique of Faulkner's story treatment supplied by Adrien Tixier. (see Brodsky, 354ff; also see xxxvii, VI, E) ()
13.8 Related Correspondence
Series XIII. Film Ephemera
14.1 The Adventures of Don Juan, lobby card, no.7, 1948
14.2 Air Force, lobby card, 1943
14.3 Air Force, magazine ad, 1943
14.4 The Big Sleep, lobby card, 1946
14.5 The Damned Don't Cry, 3 lobby cards, Nos. 3,4,6, 1950
14.6 Dance Hall, lobby card, 1941
14.7 Drums Along the Mohawk, lobby card, 1939
14.8 Four Men and a Prayer, lobby card, 1938
14.9 God is My Co-Pilot, lobby card, No. 1, 1950
14.10 God is My Co-Pilot, lobby card, No. 2, 1950
14.11 God is My Co-Pilot, lobby card, No. 3, 1950
14.12 God is My Co-Pilot, lobby card, No. 4, 1950
14.13 God is My Co-Pilot, lobby card, No. 5, 1950
14.14 God is My Co-Pilot, lobby card, No. 6, 1950
14.15 God is My Co-Pilot, lobby card, No. 7, 1950
14.16 God is My Co-Pilot, lobby card, No. 8, 1950
14.17 Intruder in the Dust, lobby card, No. 3, 1949
14.18 Intruder in the Dust, lobby card, No. 5, 1949
14.19 Intruder in the Dust, lobby card, No. 8, 1949
14.20 Intruder in the Dust, newspaper clipping of movie advertisement
14.21 Intruder in the Dust, tickets and program for world premiere, Lyric Theater, Oxford, Mississippi, 11 October 1949
14.22 Land of the Pharaohs, lobby card, No.1, 1955
14.23 Land of the Pharaohs, lobby card, No.2, 1955
14.24 Land of the Pharaohs, lobby card, No.3, 1955
14.25 Land of the Pharaohs, lobby card, No.5, 1955
14.26 Land of the Pharaohs, lobby card, No.6, 1955
14.27 Land of the Pharaohs, lobby card, No.6, 1955
14.28 Land of the Pharaohs, lobby card, No.7, 1955
14.29 Land of the Pharaohs, lobby card, No.8, 1955
14.30 Land of the Pharaohs, color photo still, 1955
Separated Material: This has been removed for preservation.
14.31 The Long, Hot Summer, lobby card, 1958
14.32 The Long, Hot Summer, sheet music, 1958
14.33 Northern Pursuit, lobby card, 1943
14.34 The Reivers, booklet (photocopy) with autographs and clippings from The Conservative (Carroll County), 1968
14.35 Sanctuary advertisement in pamphlet from Air Force Theater, Greenville, MS.
14.36 Shame of Temple Drake, color movie sheet
14.37 The Sound and the Fury, lobby card, 1959
14.38 The Sound and the Fury, lobby card, 1959
14.39 The Sound and the Fury, soundtrack album
14.40 The Southerner, lobby card, 1945
14.41 The Story of Temple Drake, promotional insert with 2 color photocopies, 1933
14.42 The Story of Temple Drake, newspaper clippings of movie advertisement
14.43 The Story of Temple Drake,(pp. 35-41) and Today We Live, (p.90) in Screen Romances magazine, May 1933
14.44 Submarine Patrol, lobby card, 1938
14.45 Sutter's Gold, lobby card, 1936
14.46 Tarnished Angels, lobby card, 1958
14.47 Tarnished Angels, lobby card, 1958
14.48 Tarnished Angels, lobby card, 1958
14.49 Tarnished Angels, lobby card, 1958
14.50 Tarnished Angels, lobby card, 1958
14.51 Tarnished Angels, Universal Studios, music cue sheet, cast and credits, 1957
14.52 Today We Live, in Film Weekly, p.15, February 24, 1933
14.53 Today We Live, 2-page magazine advertisement
14.54 Today We Live, napkin
14.55 Today We Live, in Picture Show, p. 13, September 9, 1933
14.56 Today We Live, in Movie Classic, p. 9, May 1933
14.57 To Have and Have Not, sheet music, 1944
14.58 Warner Brothers Press Release about William Faulkner as a screenwriter, 8 November 1954
Series XIV. Pressbooks
15 Intruder in the Dust (MGM, 1949)
Land of the Pharoahs (Warner Bros., 1955), (2 copies)
The Left Hand of God (Twentieth Century, 1955)
The Long, Hot Summer (Twentieth Century-Fox, 1958)
Mildred Pierce (Dominant Pictures Corp., 1956)
The Reivers (Cinema Center Films, 1969 ), (2 copies)
The Road to Glory (Twentieth Century-Fox, 1936)
Sanctuary (Twentieth Century-Fox, 1961), (3 copies)
The Sound and the Fury (1959)
The Story of Temple Drake (Paramount, 1933)
The Tarnished Angels (Universal International, 1957)
To Have and to Have Not (Warner Bros., 1944)
Tomorrow (Filmgroup Productions, 1971)
Series XV. Theater, Movies and Documentaries Related to Faulkner
16.1 Undated. "The Playbill for Boston: Colonial Theatre. Ruth Ford and Zachary Scott in Requiem for a Nun by William Faulkner."
16.2 Undated. "Faulkner's Bicycle" by Heather McDonald. Yale Repertory Theatre
16.3 Undated. Promotional materials from the Dallas Theatre Center's production of "Journey to Jefferson" (As I Lay Dying).
16.4 Undated. Playbill for "The Battle of Harrykin Creek, based on a story by William Faulkner."
16.5 1946-1950. Library bookcard for The Unvanquished signed by Elizabeth Patterson, star of Intruder in the Dust and Dr. Harry Campbell, Faulkner scholar.
16.6 1949. Promotional materials and original script for the 1949 first and second premiere's of 'Intruder at its Wu'st" by Dr. T.A. Bickerstaff
16.7 June 1959. Performance contract for Light in August
16.8 April 1979. Prospectus for the documentary "William Faulkner: A Life on Paper"
Series XVI. Meta Carpenter
17 A Loving Gentleman: The Love Story of William Faulkner and Meta Carpenter. Typescript by Meta Carpenter Wilde and Orin Botsten
Series XVII. Publicity, Galleys and Manuscripts for Publications about Faulkner
Note: See also oversize
18.1 Undated. Proofs of abandoned Random House publication on drawings by Stephen Longstreet for the Red Badge of Courage with an introduction by Faulkner. Note: Project abandoned by Bennett Cerf. Also includes exhibition keepsake, "The Twentieth Century's Faces and Images: An Exhibition of Paintings, Drawings, and Collages by Stephen Longstreet" ; signed by Longstreet
18.2 1960. Prospectus for Stories from Six Authors. Note: Publication includes William Faulkner
18.3 1961. Prospectus for The Literary Career of William Faulkner by James B. Meriwether
18.4 1961. Advertisement for the publication of Man in Motion: Faulkner's Trilogy by Warren Beck. Published by the University of Wisconsin Press
18.5 1963. Promotional flyer for Essays in Modern American Literature. Note: Includes Robert Griffin's essay, "Ethical Point of View in The Sound and the Fury"
18.6 1963. Prospectus for the publication of Faulkner's People by Robert W. Kirk and Marvin Klotz
18.7 1965. Trial dust jacket for William Faulkner of Oxford by James W. Webb and A. Wigfall Green, eds
18.8 circa 1978. Pamphlet for the publication of William Faulkner: The Cofield Collection, published by Yoknapatawpha Press
18.9 circa 1978. Press booklet for William Faulkner: The Cofield Collection, published by Yoknapatawpha Press
18.10 circa 1983. Proof and publicity for Count no'Count: Flashbacks to Faulkner by Ben Wasson
18.11 circa 1983. Incomplete review copy of Count no'Count: Flashbacks to Faulkner by Ben Wasson
18.12 circa 1984. Prospectus for Faulkner's, Fortunes, and Flames by Jack Case Wilson (2 copies)
18.13 1988. Playscript for Freshfields: Variations on a Theme from Faulkner. A Play in Three Acts by Kitty and Bill Galbraith
18.14 circa 1990. Promotional kit for Faulkner's Mississippi
18.15 circa 1990. Publicity excerpt from Faulkner's Mississippi
18.16 circa 1997. Annotated typescript, "A Tribute to William Faulkner"/ Larry Brown. Re: Faulkner's 100th birthday celebration.
Series XVIII. Reviews and Publicity Items for Works by William Faulkner
18.17 Review. 5 April 1925. The Marble Faun by Monte Cooper. The Commercial Appeal
18.18 Book catalogue. Spring 1926. Boni & Liveright Book Catalogue. References Soldier's Pay (2 copies)
18.19 14 February 1931. Notice of the publication of Faulkner's Sanctuary. Clipped from The Saturday Review of Literature
18.20 TLS. 4 February 1933. H. Stanley Marcus, President of the Book Club of Texas, to "Dear Member." Re: Announcing the publication of Faulkner's Miss Zilphia Gant
18.21 Book catalogue. Fall and Winter, 1934-1935. Random House Books Catalogue. Note: Contains an announcement of the limited edition publication of Faulkner's The Sound and the Fury
18.22 1 October 1936. Saturday Review of Literature. Note: Front cover photograph of William Faulkner and review of Absalom, Absalom!
18.23 21 May 1938. "William Faulkner: That Writin' Man of Oxford" by Anthony Buttitta. Saturday Review of Literature
18.24 circa 1950. Associated Press news release regarding the announcement of William Faulkner winning the Nobel Prize for Literature
18.25 1951. Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Letters and the National Institute of Arts and Letters. New York. Note: Presentation to William Faulkner of the Howells Medal by Archibald MacLeish of the Academy of Arts and Letters
18.26 25 October 1953. "Author! Author!" article by Bennett Cerf including a piece on William Faulkner. From This Week Magazine. Note: includes cartoon. Photocopy
18.27 1955. Trial dust jacket of the Modern Library issue of Go Down, Moses. Note: it was not used and the final version has somewhat different text and colors. Gift of Dr. James B. Meriwether from Bennett Cerf. Includes letter of provenance from Dr. Meriwether
18.28 1955. Promotional leaflet for Jealousy & Episode. Faulkner Studies
18.29 1959. Ephemera from a review copy of The Mansion. Includes promotional material and program for the University of Virginia's exhibition 1 October-23 December 1959 entitled, "William Faulkner: Man Working, 1919-1959."
Series XIX. Faulkner Broadsides
19.1 Broadside. [September 1950]. "To the Voter's of Oxford"/ William Faulkner, "Private Citizen." Also known as the "Beer Broadside," written in response to an advertisement written by three Oxford preachers appearing in the Oxford Eagle regarding the legalization of liquor in Lafayette County (2 copies)
Note: Includes photocopies of the original ad placed by the preachers in the Eagle
19.2 Broadside. 7 July 1962. "In Memory of William Faulkner..."
19.3 Broadside. December 1980. Facsimile of "To the Voters of Oxford." Note: Typewritten note to Rick from Erskine Caldwell. Broadside limited to twenty five copies which were privately printed for Stuart Wright
19.4 Broadside. Undated. Limited edition facsimile copies of "To the Voters of Oxford."Note: limited to 126 copies. Printed at the Shadowy Waters Press by J. Murdoch. Note: 3 copies hand-lettered, #3, #41, and #58
19.5 Broadside. 1997. "William Faulkner's Nobel Prize Award Speech, Stockholm 1950"/ Jefferson City Broadside Society. 5th issue (2 copies)
Series XX. Articles about Faulkner
19.6 1997. "'He was one of us': The Reception of William Faulkner and the U.S. South by Latin American Authors"/ Deborah Cohn. Comparative Literature Studies, Vol. 34, No.2, 1997
19.7 July-August 2000. "William Faulkner's Oxford, Mississippi"/ Ralph Willett. Essentially America
19.8 October 2000. "William Faulkner: Requiem for a Writer"/ Stuart Lutz. Autograph Collector
19.9 October 2001. "Mister Faulkner Goes to Stockholm"/ Paul Gray. Smithsonian Magazine
19.10 22 September 2005. "Faulkner Garden Showcases Flora of Yoknapatawpha." Daily Journal
Series XXI. Literary Criticism about Faulkner
20.1 AMS reviews by Arnold Bennett, Xerography (5pp.)
20.2 ATS, "William Faulkner's Delineation of Character" by Werner Pooch, 28 July 1950 (86 pp.)
20.3 ATS, "William Faulkner's Technique" by Dorothea Kraus, 29 August 1949 (55 pp.)
20.4 German criticism of Faulkner (16 pieces)
20.5 French criticism of Faulkner
Rouberol, Jean. "Faulkner et L'Histoire". Recherches anglaises et américaines. Revue Annuelle No. IX, 1976
20.6 Japanese criticism of Faulkner
N.A. "The Sound and the Fury," 1961
Sugahara, Seiji. "Secret of Literary Creation, Analytical Interpretation of William Faulkner's Artistic Motives," Heron, 1 (1966), 111-116
Sugahara, Seiji. "Literature of Despair, An Existentialistic Interpretation of William Faulkner." Offprint, Kenkyushi,1965
Chiba, Tetsuo. "Problem of Civilization in Faulkner," Doshisha American Studies, 4 (November 1967), 21-37
20.7 "Reason and Intuition in Yoknapatawpha" by Veronica Bergholz (copy), May 1961 (39 pp.)
20.8 "The Past and Future of William Faulkner" by Granville Hicks, September 1931 for The Bookman. Original (partial), copy (complete) (8 pp.)
20.9 Genealogies of Faulkner's fiction by Nancy Mullin (3 pp. ; 2 copies)
20.10 Reprints of Faulkner criticism in American journals (5 items)
20.11 "The Significance of the Literature of William Faulkner at the Second Anniversary of His Death" by Tetsuro Chiba in Asahi, 6 July 1965 (2 copies)
20.12 Foreign Language Criticism
Series XXII. Japanese Faulkner Studies
21 Japanese Scrapbook
Thomas L. McHaney Materials
Biographical Note: Thomas L. McHaney received his Ph.D. from the University of South Carolina in 1968 and is a professor of English at Georgia State University. He has published numerous volumes on Faulkner and Southern literature.
22 Annotated typescript for publication. Faulkner Studies in Japan. compiled by Kenzaburo Ohashi and Kiyoyuki Ono ; edited by Thomas L. McHaney. Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press, circa 1985
22.1 Typescript. A Selected and Annotated Bibliography of William Faulkner in Japan, 1932-1981. Compiled by Kyoichi Harakawa and Yasuhiro Yoshizaki (129p.)
Series XXIII. William Faulkner Stamps and the U. S. Post Office
23.1 Correspondence and complete text of Postal Life article written by G. Kenneth Fulton on William Faulkner and the University of Mississippi's post office.
23.2 21 November 1985. Swedish commemorative Nobel Prize postcard and stamps - William Faulkner.
23.3 3 August 1977. First day issue of Faulkner stamp on Yoknapatawpha Press stationary.
23.4 Pamphlet. 3 August 1987. "First day of Issue, William Faulkner Stamp, Oxford, Mississippi."
23.5 Correspondence. 1976. Re: Faulkner's records with the United States Postal Service including copies of pay transcript and service card.
Series XXIV. Post Office Bricks
24 Bricks originally from the contruction of the University of Mississippi Post Office, where Faulkner worked as Postmaster (4 bricks)
Series XXV. The University of Mississippi and William Faulkner
Note: See in this inventory Faulkner Small Manuscripts Oversize
25.1 10 December 1919. Photocopy of William Faulkner's University of Mississippi Sigma Alpha Epsilon Reference.
25.2 Article. 1927. Mississippian notice regarding annual contest for best poem in the University paper. Note: William Faulkner's 1920 win is listed.
25.3 22-24 April 1965. Programs, correspondence, and tickets for the Southern Literary Festival, 1965, "A Tribute to William Faulkner." The University of Mississippi.
25.4 Pamphlet. 13-18 June 1976. "Watercolor Workshop in Faulkner Country." The University of Mississippi.
25.5 Pamphlet. [1980]. "The Faulkner Collection"/ The University of Mississippi, Archives and Special Collections
25.6 Invitation. 6 August 1980. Invitation to the opening of the exhibition William Faulkner's Gifts of Friendship: Presentation and Inscribed Copies from the Brodsky Collection"/ Archives & Special Collections, University of Mississippi.
25.7 Exhibition catalogue. 1980. William Faulkner's Gifts of Friendship: Presentation and Inscribed Copies from the Faulkner Collection of Louis Daniel Brodsky/ Louis Daniel Brodsky and Thomas Verich. Archives & Special Collections, The University of Mississippi
25.8 1980. Original typescript of William Faulkner's Gifts of Friendship: Presentation and Inscribed Copies from the Faulkner Collection of Louis Daniel Brodsky/ Louis Daniel Brodsky and Thomas Verich. Archives & Special Collections, The University of Mississippi.
25.9 Exhibition catalogue. 1982. Saxe & Bill: A Keepsake. The Commins-Faulkner Archive from the Brodsky Collection/ Louis Daniel Brodsky and Thomas M. Verich, Archives & Special Collections, University of Mississippi. Note: 2 copies, one signed to former John Davis Williams Library Director Grey Cole by Louis Daniel Brodsky
25.10 Exhibition catalogue. 1983. Brodsky: A Faulkner Collector/Scholar at Work / Louis Daniel Brodsky and Robert W. Hamblin. Archives & Special Collections, University of Mississippi
25.11 Exhibition catalogue. 29 July-29 September 1990. Faulkner's Lizards and Other Short Stories from Rowan Oak/ Thomas M. Verich. Archives & Special Collections, University of Mississippi
25.12 Exhibition catalogue. 6 August-6 October 1992. English Magnolias: An Exhibition of Mississippi Fiction Printed in England/ Thomas M. Verich. Archives & Special Collections, University of Mississippi
25.13 TLS. 15 November 1994. Megan E. Scheidt to Debbi Landi. Re: Chadwick-Healey's microfilm copy of the Rowan Oak Papers Inventory. Note: Includes microfilm
25.14 Exhibition catalogue. 27 July-22 December 1997. A Faulkner 100: The Centennial Exhibition
25.15 Monday, 15 September 1997. The Daily Mississippian. Re: William Faulkner's Centennial Birthday
25.16 25 September 1997. Program and commemorative booklet from the University of Mississippi's "William Faulkner Centennial Celebration." 2 copies of booklet.
25.17 Annotated broadsheet. Summer 2000. "Faulkner Acquisitions for the 21st Century"/ Archives & Special Collections, University of Mississippi
25.18 2000. Exhibition catalogue, Special Collections, 1975-2000: A Silver Anniversary Exhibition. Archives & Special Collections, University of Mississippi
25.19 Invitation. 25 September 2001. Invitation to the University of Mississippi's Department of English celebration of Faulkner's 104th birthday
25.20 5 May 2002. Invitation and program to C-Span's American Writers series production about the work of William Faulkner
Series XXVI. The University of Mississippi William Faulkner Collection Correspondence
1959-1960
26.1 1959 Correspondence
26.2 TL. (carbon) Dorothy Oldham to William Runge, 4 January 1960
TLS. William Runge, University of Virginia, 27 December 1959
TLS. John Cook Wyllie, University of Virginia, to Dorothy Oldham, 22 January 1960
ALS. Karen Frankenfield, Allentown, Pa., to "Dear Sirs", 20 April 1960 with suggested reply typed at bottom of letter
TL. (carbon) Dorothy Oldham to Karen Frankenfield, 26 April 1960
TLS. James Dahl to Curator of the Mississippi Room, 16 June 1960
TL. (carbon) Dorothy Oldham to James Dahl, 20 June 1960
TLS. Betty Windsor, Mineola, Missouri, to "Gentlemen," 2 July 1960
TLS. Sue Firman, New Orleans, 27 November 1960
TL. Dorothy Oldham to Sue Firman, 2 December 1960
1962
26.3 TL. (carbon) Dorothy Oldham to Linton Massey, 8 February 1962
TLS. Linton Massey, Keswick, Virginia to Dorothy Oldham, 5 February 1962 with list of foreign edition of William Faulkner works offered to Mississippi Collection
TLS. Linton Massey, Keswick, Virginia, to Dorothy Oldham, 10 February 1962
TL. (carbon) Dorothy Oldham to Linton Massey, 12 February 1962
TLS. Linton Massey, Keswick, Virginia, to Dorothy Oldham, 7 February 1962, with list of additional foreign editions of Faulkner novels offered to the Mississippi Collection
TL. (carbon) Dorothy Oldham to Linton Massey, 13 February 1962
TLS. Linton Massey, Keswick, Virginia, to 9 February 1962
TLS. Linton Massey, Keswick, Virginia, to Dorothy Oldham, 9 March 1962
TL. (carbon) Dorothy Oldham to Margaret Moore, 8 March 1962
TLS. Margaret Moore to UM Librarian, 2 March 1962
TL. (carbon) Dorothy Oldham to Linton Massey, 9 March 1962
Linton Massey to Dorothy Oldham, 27 February 1962
TL. (carbon) Dorothy Oldham to Linton Massey, 17 March 1962
Linton Massey, Keswick, Virginia, to Dorothy Oldham, 15 March 1962
26.4 TLS. James Webb to Mahala Saville, 23 April 1962
TLS. James Webb to Dorothy Oldham, 23 April 1962
Memorandum (copy) James Webb to Marvin Black, Director of Public Relations, 9 May 1962
TLS. (carbon) James W. Webb to Bennett Cerf, 21 May 1962
TLS. Ilse Dusoir Lind to University Librarian, 20 June 1962
26.5 TL. (carbon) Dorothy Oldham to Peter Van Egmond, 24 July 1962
TL. (carbon) Dorothy Oldham to W. U. McDonald, Jr., 30 July 1962
TLS.W.U. McDonald, Jr., DeKalb, Mississippi, to Dorothy Oldham, 24 July 1962
TL. (carbon) Dorothy Oldham to Leila B. Clark, 8 August 1962
TLS. Lelia Clark, Jackson, to Sykes Hartin, 23 July 1962
TLS. Marvin Black to Dorothy Oldham, 14 August 1962
TL. (carbon) Dorothy Oldham to James Webb, 16 August 1962
TLS. William Rossky, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to James Webb, Undated
Memorandum from James W. Webb to Dorothy Oldham, 13 August 1962
ALS. Mrs. Robert Kirk, Jr., Tupelo, to Dorothy Oldham, 18 August 1962
Memorandum (carbon) John W. White to J. S. Hartin, 27 August 1962
TL. (carbon) Dorothy Oldham to James W. Webb, 25 September 1962
Memorandum from James Webb to Dorothy Oldham, 4 September 1962
Memorandum from Christine Drake to Dorothy Oldham, 26 September 1962
Business card from Gerhard M. Krause, Shipping Secretary of the German Embassy, Washington, 25 July 1962
26.6 TL. (carbon) R. K. McClain, Oxford Chamber of Commerce, to Bill Whitaker, 19 October 1962
TL. (carbon) Dorothy Oldham to Christine Drake, 20 October 1962
TL. (carbon) Christine Drake, Department of Planning and Library Services, to Mrs. A. Hardee, 17 October 1962.
TL. (carbon) Dorothy Oldham to Mrs. Mae E. Fortenberry, 24 October 1962
Memorandum from Mae E. Fortenberry, University Editor, to Dorothy Oldham, 22 October 1962
TLS. Linton Massey, Keswick, Virginia, to Dorothy Oldham, 28 October 1962
TL. (carbon) R. K. McClain, to Chesley Morris, Jr., 2 November 1962
TLS. Nicholson B. White, Connecticut, to Mahala Saville, 9 November 1962
TLS. (carbon) Christine Drake to Betty Moore, 19 November 1962
TL. (carbon) Dorothy Oldham to J. M. McCormick, 30 November 1962
TL. (carbon) R. K. McClain to Jo Ann McCormick, 19 November 1962
Postcard from J. M. McCormick to Oxford Chamber of Commerce, Undated
TL. (carbon) R. K. McClain, to Sheila Hamernick, 3 December 1962
TL. (carbon) to R. K. McClain, to Linda Price, r 10 December 1962
26.7 University newsletter, 10 August 1962
1965-1967
26.8 TLS. (carbon) James W. Webb to Professor Seiji Sugahara, 3 May 1967
TLS. (copy) Seiji Sugahara, Tokoyo, Japan, to "Professors of the University of Mississippi," 28 April 1967
Memorandum from W. Alton Bryant to James Webb, 14 May 1965
26.9 Memorandum (copy) from George Street to W. Alton Bryant, 13 March 1967
TLS. (copy) Joe, University of Virginia, to "Dear Jim," 18 March 1967
TLS. (carbon) James W. Webb to D. M. Monoghan, 24 April 1967
TLS. (copy) D. M. Monoghan, Leeds, to "Dear Sir," 18 April 1967
TLS. Kiichi Sakamoto, Tokoyo, to Dorothy Oldham, 24 October 1967
TLS. Kiichi Sakamoto, Tokoyo to Dorothy Oldham, 12 September 1967 with Customs Declaration
TL. (carbon) Dorothy Oldham to Kiichi Sakamoto, 21 September 1967
TL. (carbon) Dorothy Oldham to Kiichi Sakamoto, 29 November 1967
TLS. Joe, University of Virginia, to "Dear Dot," 25 November 1967
1968
26.10 ALS. Sherry Knox, Memphis, to Dorothy Oldham, 2 May 1968
TLS. Joe, University of Virginia, to "Dear Dot," 26 April 1968
Undated
26.11 Statement re: William Faulkner Collection at University of Mississippi, Undated
26.12 ALS. Marvin Black to Dorothy Oldham, 1 October
TL. Judith M. Ozbun, Executive Secretary, Kappa Epsilon Fraternity to [Dorothy Oldham], Undated
Sympathy card from Helen [ ], Undated
Miscellaneous
26.13 Material regarding William Faulkner Collection at the University of Mississippi
Series XXVII. William Faulkner and other Universities and Associations
Note: Primarily exhibits, events, etc.
27.1 6 May 1949. Invitation/Program to the University of Virginia's "Twelfth McGregor Room Seminar in Contemporary Prose and Poetry" featuring Malcolm Cowley on "William Faulkner's Legend of the South."
27.2 10 May 1957. Program for the Friends of the Princeton Library Annual Meeting. Re: Features an address on William Faulkner by Hodding Carter, editor and publisher of The Delta Democrat-Times
27.3 10 May-30 August 1957. Keepsake for the Princeton University Library's exhibition, "The Literary Career of William Faulkner." 4 copies
27.4 1 October-23 December 1959. Keepsake for the Alderman Library, University of Virginia's exhibition, "William Faulkner Man Working 1919-1959."3 copies
27.5 27 April-5 June 1964. Keepsake for the John M. Olin Library, Washington University's exhibition, "A William Faulkner Exhibit: First, Limited, and Unusual Editions Lent through the Courtesy of Louis D. Brodsky."
27.6 20 April 1965. Program for the dedication of the William Faulkner Room, Library, United States Military Academy
27.7 23 August-15 October 1976. Keepsake for George M. Meissner Memorial Rare Book Library, Washington University Libraries exhibition, "First, Limited, and Unusual Editions. William Faulkner: An Exhibit. On loan from the collection of Louis Daniel Brodsky." 2 copies
27.8 29 September 1989. Keepsake for the installation of the Irwin T. and Shirley Holtzman Collection of William Faulkner, "A Day of Dedication, Display and Discussion," Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, The University of Michigan Library. 2 copies.
27.9 Article. circa 1992. "'Days of Display and Discussion" held at the University of Michigan/ Thomas M. Verich. The Faulkner Newsletter. Re: Conference of the archivists from the major Faulkner collections in the United States. Photocopy.
27.10 circa 1997. Information from the Pirate's Alley Faulkner Society, New Orleans, LA.
27.11 11-13 December 1997. Simms-Faulkner New Orleans Literary Conference.
27.12 20 January-7 April 1997. Exhibition catalogue for the University of Virginia Alderman Library's, "The Most of Special Collections."
27.13 29-31 May 1997. Program for the Eighth Annual Natchez LiterarynCelebration's conference, "Famous Southern Families in Fiction and Fact."
Series XXVIII. Faulkner Historic Sites
28.1 Undated. Nineteen Dictaphone discs of Blotner inventorying Faulkner's Rowan Oak library.
28.2 Undated. Packet of information on making Faulkner's Greenfield Farm an outdoor living museum
28.3 circa 1970s-present. General pamphlets related to Faulkner and Rowan Oak.
28.4 Undated. Sketch of Rowan Oak by Mrs. Catherine Eatman.
28.5 1973. Sketches and watercolor of Rowan Oak by Del and Debra Aven. (5 items).
28.6 5 August 1982. University of Mississippi press releases for Faulkner holdings in the Library.
28.7 25 April 1975. "Dr. Webb marks last year as Rowan Oak caretaker"/ Mary Ann Johnson. The Oxford Eagle
28.8 17 April 1993. Invitation from Mississippi Libraries, Inc. to celebrate National Library Week 1993 on the grounds of Rowan Oak.
28.9 circa 2002. Program and invitation, "The Campaign to Preserve Rowan Oak."
28.10 23 July 2004. "Rowan Oak opens on Sun. after two years of restoration"/Jessica Rouse. The Daily Mississippian
28.11 2 May 2005. "Grisham assists in Rowan Oak rededication"/ Brian Doyle. The Daily Mississippian
28.12 2005. Materials relating to the Rowan Oak Society
28.13 1 May 2005. Program from the Rowan Oak Dedication Ceremony. Program is signed by Jill Faulkner Summers, Morgan Freeman, Robert Khayat, and John Grisham
Series XXIX. Facsimiles and Collection Catalogs
28.14 1959. Prospectus for the publication William Faulkner, 'Man Working,' 1919-1962." University Press of Virginia
28.15 1975. Pamphlet, "A Rare Opportunity to Own a Limited Edition of William Faulkner's Marionettes." Yoknapatawpha Press
28.16 1977. Prospectus for the University of Virginia's limited edition facsimile of William Faulkner's The Marionettes: A Play in One Act."
28.17 circa 1979. Promotional materials for William Faulkner's Mississippi Poems, Yoknapatawpha Press.
28.18 21 April 2005. Invitation to the dedication of the Jacquelyn Emerson Barron/Faulkner Collection, Hardin-Simmons University
28.19 1997. Promotional materials for Mosquitoes: a facsimile and transcription of the University of Virginia holograph manuscript
Series XXX. Miscellaneous Materials
29.1 Undated. Faulkner postcards.
29.2 Undated. Faulkner paper fan
29.3 Undated. Postcard of historic marker for William Faulkner's birth place in New Albany, MS.
29.4 Undated. Books and wrapper mailed to "Yoknapatawpha" by French poet Maurice Boitel.
29.5 Undated. French postcards, "Le Monde de William Faulkner/Yoknapatawpha/Mississippi 1963"/ Alain Desvergnes
29.6 1964. Literary Caricatures by David Levine from the New York Review of Books."
29.7 1984. Broadside, "Premonitions of Yoknapatawpha: A Song Cycle for High Voice with Keyboard Accompaniment"/ David McKay.
29.8 Undated. Various Oxford and Faulkner family related business cards
29.9 Undated. Washington Square Press trial dust jackets for Mosquitoes and Soldier's Pay.
29.10 Undated. General information about William Faulkner's rifles.
29.11 circa 1912. Yoknapatawpha Drainage District Bond, no. 444/ Lafayette County, Mississippi.
29.12 21 January 1957. Invitation for Mr. and Mrs. William Faulkner to Dwight David Eisenhower's inauguration
29.13 Correspondence to and about the Faulkner portrait by Murray Goldsborough.
29.14 "In Memoriam" card offered by John Leon at the death of William Faulkner.
29.15 Subject file on William Faulkner and Denmark, MS.
29.16 Faulkner historic sites in Mississippi.
Series XXXI. Oversize items
30.1 1961. Sheet Music. Music from the film Sanctuary. Cataloged: M1508 .N67S36 1961)
30.2 Undated. Certificate designating Rowan Oak as a historical landmark/Department of the Interior
30.3 11 May 1921. The Mississippian/ The University of Mississippi. Note: condition is very fragile
30.4 1965. Galley for William Faulkner of Oxford/ James W. Webb and A. Wigfall Green, eds. 85 pages plus front illustrated title page.
30.5 1983-present. Various posters and broadsides issued by the Department of Archives and Special Collections, JD Williams Library, The University of Mississippi. Note: All have portions of the material devoted to Faulkner
30.6 3 March 1920. The Mississippian/ The University of Mississippi. Note: Contains "Clair De Lune" by W. Falkner (without the "u") and the parody "Whotouches."
30.7 6 November 1932. "William Faulkner: Literary Tyro of Mississippi Overwhelmed by Fame of his Astounding Novels"/ Louis Cochran. Memphis Commercial Appeal. Page 4
30.8 Original magazine articles by and about Faulkner, including:
a) 28 September 1953. "The Private World of William Faulkner, Part I"/ Robert Coughlan. Life
b) 5 October 1953. "The Man Behind the Faulkner Myth, Part II"/ Robert Coughlan. Life
c) 5 March 1955. "Race at Morning"/ William Faulkner. The Saturday Evening Post
30.9 Photocopied magazine articles written by Faulkner, including:
a) 6 September 1930. "Thrift"/ William Faulkner. The Saturday Evening Post. 2 copies
b) 25 October 1930. "Red Leaves"/ William Faulkner. The Saturday Evening Post. 2 copies
c) 29 September 1934. "Ambuscade"/ William Faulkner. The Saturday Evening Post. 2 copies
30.10 Undated. Poster. Container Corporation of America. "I believe that man..." 2 copies.
31.1 TD. Undated. Biographical sketch of William Faulkner and a copy of his Nobel Prize Acceptance Speech. Note: Possibly a part of a University of Mississippi exhibit. 2pp
31.2 Undated. Broadside. William Faulkner's Nobel Prize Acceptance Speech. Note: signed "For Bill [Jim?] Faulkner."
31.3 [1983]. Prospectus. Red Ozier Press edition of Father Abraham. 4pp
31.4 September 1986-December . "Rowan Oak Calendar"/ Photography by Lane Tutor. Red Oak Publications
31.5 Various unused book jackets from William Faulkner novels
31.6 1997. Broadside. "New Orleans"/ William Faulkner. Printed in celebration of William Faulkner's centennial, September 25, 1897-1997 in an edition of 100 copies by the University of Alabama's Book Arts Program and The Department of Archives and Special Collections, The University of Mississippi. Cataloged: PS3511 .A86 N36 1997)
31.7 Undated. Tempura illustration by E. McKnight for the dust jacket of Requiem for a Nun
31.8 12 April 1961. Front page of El Carabobeno. Valencia, Venezuela. Re: William Faulkner visit.
31.9 1961. Citation from Valencia, Venezuela awarded to Faulkner during his visit
31.10 Undated. German tabloid edition of Light in August. Note: extremely fragile condition
31.11 January 14, 1951. Advertisement by the Book Society, "What's your score on these questions about William Faulkner..." New York Herald Tribune
31.12 1 October-27 November 1978. Poster. "William Faulkner: The Cofield Collection." Mississippi State Historical Museum
31.13 15 April 1950. "Oppression Seen in Negro Killings. Faulkner Asks Where Have Nation's Principles Fled." Typesetting copy of a Faulkner letter to the editor of the Memphis Commercial Appeal: William Faulkner to The Commercial Appeal. Typed letter signed. Oxford, Miss., April 15, 1950. 4 pages pasted together with editorial comments and corrections. Removed from the Paul Flowers Collection
31.14 27-29 May 1973. Clarence Brown Film Festival exhibit materials from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville
31.15 1976. Poster. "William Faulkner at Rowan Oak, Oxford, Mississippi"/George I. Parrish, Jr. Signed copy 297/1000. B&B Gallery. Fleming Color Service, Atlanta, Georgia 30306
31.16 1 February 1932. Contempo Magazine. Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Note: written entirely by Faulkner