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Finding-Aid for the Elizabeth Spencer SMMSS (MUM00425)

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Descriptive Summary
PURL:
http://purl.oclc.org/umarchives/MUM00425/
Creator:
Spencer, Elizabeth
Title:
Elizabeth Spencer SMMSS.
Inclusive Dates:
1960-2001
Materials in:
English
Abstract:
Collection contains playbill, postcard, correspondence and a manuscript related to the life and work of Elizabeth Spencer. Items were created 1960-2001.
Quantity:
2 boxes.
Number:
MUM00425
Location:
B-10 (1 box) & G-13 (1 oversized box).
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:
Elizabeth Spencer SMMSS (MUM00425). The Department of Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The University of Mississippi.

Scope and Contents Note
Collection contains playbill, postcard, correspondence and a manuscript related to the life and work of Elizabeth Spencer. Items were created 1960-2001.

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
Elizabeth Spencer Small Manuscripts

BOX 1 (Legal Sized)
Folder 1:
Playbill. "For Lease or Sale" (Playmakers Repertory Company in association with the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1989).

Folder 2:
Postcard. Book signing of The Southern Woman at Square Books in Oxford, MS on September 7, 2001.

Folder 3:
TLS. 9 December 1960. Elizabeth Rusher [Elizabeth Spencer] in Quebec, Ontario to Sykes [Hartin]. Re: manuscripts. (Control # 87-29).

Folder 4:
ALS. 14 November 1969. Elizabeth Spencer Rusher in Lachine Quebec to Mrs. Melin. Re: upcoming visit to Carrollton, MS. (Control # 87-30).

Folder 5: (Control #90-44).
TLS. 9 July 1971. Elizabeth [Spencer] in Montreal, Quebec to "Bob." Re: thanks, teaching.
ALS. 7 July 1973. Elizabeth [Spencer] in Montreal, Quebec to "Bob." Re: criticisms of her workshop.
TLS. 5 September 1973. Elizabeth [Spencer] in Montreal, Quebec to "Bob." Re: conference and helping students, Key West fabrics.

Folder 6:
ALS. 7 August 1970. Elizabeth [Spencer] in Montreal, Quebec to Sykes Hartin at the University of Mississippi. Envelope. Re: poor penmanship, visiting sick mother, visits from friends. (Control # 00-633).

Folder 7:
TLS. 2 March 1998. Elizabeth Spencer in Chapel Hill, NC to James C. Mitchell in Mansfield, MA. Envelope. Re: revisions and printing of "For Lease or Sale." (Control # 2002-5).

Loose:
Bound, typed manuscript. "This Crooked Way" (December 10, 1957) with handwritten annotations. 190 pages.

BOX 2 (Oversized)

Loose:
Bound, Galley Proofs. The Crooked Way with handwritten and typed annotations.