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Finding Aid for the Eudora Welty Moon Lake Typescript (MUM00468)

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Finding Aid for the Eudora Welty Moon Lake Typescript



Descriptive Summary

PURL: http://purl.oclc.org/umarchives/MUM00468/
Title: Eudora Welty Moon Lake Typescript
Dates: undated
Creator: Welty, Eudora, 1909-2001
Physical Extent: 1 box (0.25 linear feet)
Repository: University of Mississippi. Department of Archives and Special Collections.University, MS 38677, USA
Identification: MUM00468
Location: General Special Collections
Language of Material: English
Abstract: The collection contains a typescript of Eudora Welty's short story "Moon Lake."

Administrative Information

Processing Information

Collection processed by Archives and Special Collections staff. Finding aid encoded by Kathryn Michaelis, January 2012.

Additions

No further additions are expected to this collection.


Subject Terms

Welty, Eudora, 1909-2001
Short stories, American
Authors, American -- Mississippi


Formats

typescripts


Biographical Note

Eudora Welty (1909-2001) was a native of Jackson, Miss. Welty, a prolific short-story writer and novelist, was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 1973 for her novel The Optimist's Daughter. Welty also received the Presidential Medal of Freedom, among numerous other awards.


Scope and Content Note

The collection is an undated typescript of Welty's short story "Moon Lake." Each folder contain photocopies of pages as well as originals. Researchers are asked to use only the photocopies.


User Information

Preferred Citation

Eudora Welty Moon Lake Typescript, Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The University of Mississippi

Access Restrictions

The Eudora Welty Moon Lake Typescript 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.

Each folder contain photocopies of pages as well as originals. Researchers are asked to use only the photocopies.


Related Material

Resources at the University of Mississippi

Eudora Welty Periodicals, Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library

Eudora Welty/Bill Ferris Correspondence Collection, Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library

Eudora Welty Small Manuscripts, Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library

Eudora Welty Spring Typescript, Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library

Eudora Welty Ponder Heart Galleys, Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library. Call number: PS3545.E537 P6 1953

Related Materials at Other Repositories

The majority of Eudora Welty's papers and photographs are housed in the Eudora Welty Collection at the Mississippi Department of Archives and History.


Container List

Folder 1.1 "Moon Lake" typescript, pages 1-10
Folder 1.2 "Moon Lake" typescript, pages 11-20
Folder 1.3 "Moon Lake" typescript, pages 21-30
Folder 1.4 "Moon Lake" typescript, pages 31-40
Folder 1.5 "Moon Lake" typescript, pages 41-50

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