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Finding Aid for the Sarah Rice/Louise Westling Collection
Table of Contents
- University of Mississippi Libraries
- Rice, Sarah, 1909-
- Westling, Louise Hutchings
- Sarah Rice/Louise Westling Collection
- 0.5 Linear feet (1 box)
- Language of Materials
- The collection contains audio recordings and transcripts of Sarah Rice's autobiography He Included Me: The Autobiography of Sarah Rice.
Sarah Rice/Louise Westling Collection (MUM00473), Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The University of Mississippi
Sarah Rice (b. 1909), the daughter of a schoolteacher mother and a minister father, grew up in a family of eight children in rural Alabama. She published her autobiography He Included Me: The Autobiography of Sarah Rice in 1989. The autobiography tells the story of her life as an African-American woman in Alabama in the 20th century.
Louise Westling transcribed and edited He Included Me: The Autobiography of Sarah Rice. Westling is a professor of English at the University of Oregon. She has authored several books including Sacred Groves and Ravaged Gardens: The Fiction of Eudora Welty, Carson McCullers, and Flannery O’Connor and The Green Breast of the New World: Landscape and Gender in American Literature.
Scope and Content
The collection contains 16 audio tapes and transcripts of Sarah Rice's autobiography He Included Me: The Autobiography of Sarah Rice.
University of Mississippi Libraries February 2013
The Sarah Rice/Louise Westling Collection is open for research.
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.
No further additions are expected to this collection.
Collection processed by Archives and Special Collections staff. Finding aid created by Kathryn Michaelis, February 2013.
Related Materials at the University of Mississippi
For more collections related to African-American life, see the Archives' Civil Rights and Race Relations subject guide.
For more collections related to literature, see the Archives' Literary Collections subject guide.
Controlled Access Headings
- African American women -- Alabama -- Biography
- African Americans -- Southern States
1.1 “In Memory of Papa and Mama” by Charity Beatrice Webb
1.2-1.11 Sixteen audio tapes and transcripts of He Included Me: The Autobiography of Sarah Rice