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Finding Aid for the Barnard Observatory Oral History Collection
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|Title:||Barnard Observatory Oral History Collection|
|Dates:||4 October 1978|
|Collector:||University of Mississippi|
|Physical Extent:||1 box (0.5 linear feet)|
|Repository:||University of Mississippi. Department of Archives and Special Collections. University, MS 38677, USA|
|Location:||General Special Collections|
|Language of Material:||English|
|Abstract:||The collection contains sound recordings of an oral history of the Barnard Observatory at the University of Mississippi.|
Collection processed by Archives and Special Collections staff. Finding aid encoded by Kathryn Michaelis, May 2012.
No further additions are expected to this collection.
Recordings on 7" magnetic tape are unable to be played. Please use cassettes.
Built between 1857 and 1859, Barnard Observatory is named for former University of Mississippi chancellor F.A.P. Barnard. Today it houses the Center for the Study of Southern Culture.
The collection contains sound recordings of an oral history of the Barnard Observatory at the University of Mississippi.
Barnard Observatory Oral History Collection, Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The University of Mississippi
The Barnard Observatory Oral History Collection is open for research.
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Resources at the University of Mississippi
F.A.P. Barnard Collection (MUM00519), Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library
|Folder 1.1||“Oral History of the University Observatory” (informational handwritten document), 4 October 1978|
|Reels 1-2||“Oral History Recording University of Mississippi Observatory” original recordings, 4 October 1978|
|Scope: Two 7" magnetic tape reels|
|Cassettes 1-2||“Oral History Recording University of Mississippi Observatory” cassette copies, undated|
|Scope: Two cassette tapes (copies of 7" magnetic tapes)|