Finding Aid for the Chancellors Collection - Andrew A. Kincannon

MUM00535

PURL

http://purl.oclc.org/umarchives/MUM00535/

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Summary Information

Repository
University of Mississippi Libraries
Creator
Kincannon, Andrew Armstrong, 1859-1939
Title
Chancellors Collection - Andrew A. Kincannon
ID
MUM00535
Date
1897-1910
Extent
8.0 Linear feet (16 boxes)
Language of Materials
English
Abstract
The collection contains documents, primarily financial, related to the administration of former University of Mississippi Chancellor Andrew A. Kincannon. Also included are a few documents related to William Faulkner.

Preferred Citation

Chancellors Collection - Andrew A. Kincannon (MUM00535), Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The University of Mississippi

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Biographical Note

Andrew A. Kincannon was born in Noxubee County, Miss. on 2 August 1859. He graduated from the National Normal University of Ohio in 1884. Kincannon taught at Mississippi A&M College, now Mississippi State University, and was superintendent of the new public school system in Meridian, Miss. Kincannon was also President of the Mississippi University for Women. He served as Chancellor of the University of Mississippi from 1907 to 1914.

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Scope and Content

This collection features financial statements from Andrew Kincannon’s time as Chancellor at the University of Mississippi. The collection also includes a few William Faulkner artifacts, including a poem written and autographed by Faulkner's mother.

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Arrangement

This collection is arranged by format.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

University of Mississippi Libraries April 2013

Access Restrictions

The Chancellors Collection - Andrew A. Kincannon is open for research. Some materials are unprocessed and may require review by an archivist before they can be accessed 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.

Additions

No further additions are expected to this collection.

Processing Information

Collection processed by Archives and Special Collections staff. Finding aid created by Kathryn Michaelis, April 2013.

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Related Materials

Related Materials at the University of Mississippi

For more collections related to the history of the University of Mississippi, see the Archives' University of Mississippi subject guide.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • University of Mississippi -- Administration -- History
  • University of Mississippi -- History

Format(s)

  • correspondence
  • financial records
  • receipts (financial records)

Personal Name(s)

  • Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 -- Archives
  • Kincannon, Andrew Armstrong, 1859-1939

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Collection Inventory

 Box 1 - 2 Miscellaneous financial files [1908] 

Access Restrictions

Unprocessed. Please contact Archives and Special Collections in advance of your visit if you wish to use these materials.

 Folder 3.1 Receipts for electricity provided by University [February 1907] 

 Folder 3.2 Receipts for electricity provided by University [May 1907] 

 Folder 3.3 Receipts for electricity provided by University [April 1907] 

 Folder 3.4 Receipts for electricity provided by University [June 1907] 

 Folder 3.5 Receipts for electricity provided by University [July 1907] 

 Folder 3.6 Receipts for electricity provided by University [August 1907] 

 Folder 3.7 Receipts for electricity provided by University [September 1907] 

 Folder 3.8 Receipts for electricity provided by University [December 1907] 

 Folder 4.1 Vouchers: Business Office [1907] 

 Folder 4.2 Miscellaneous Financial documents 

 Folder 4.3 William C. Faulkner Birth Announcement 1897 

 Folder 4.4 Copy of letter, 14 June 1874, W.C. Faulkner to John F. Johnson, re: Ripley Railroad Company 

Location of Original

Original located in John F. Johnson Collection

 Folder 4.5 Autographed poem by Maud Falkner (William Faulkner’s mother) 

 Folder 4.6 Telegram to William Faulkner from Southern Literary Festival with Faulkner’s reply au verso, 1959 

 Folder 4.7 2 pg. carbon typescript of “A Note on a Table” 

 Folder 4.8 Typed letter from Irwin Shaw to Joseph Blotner, 20 October 1965 

 Folder 4.9 Faulkner Collection: The American Academy of Arts & Letters Award Medal [11/23/48] 

 Folder 4.10 Correspondence 

 Folder 4.11 Correspondence 

 Folder 4.12 Miscellaneous financial documents 

 Folder 4.13 Miscellaneous documents 

 Box 5 Miscellaneous financial files [1909] 

Access Restrictions

Unprocessed. Please contact Archives and Special Collections in advance of your visit if you wish to use these materials.

 Folder 6.1 Receipts [December 1906, January-March 1907] 

 Folder 6.2 Receipts [April-June 1907] 

 Folder 6.3 Receipts [July-December 1907] 

 Folder 6.4 Receipts-Fremizeo List (1907) 

 Folder 6.5 Fuel Receipts [1907] 

 Folder 6.6 Railroad Receipts [1907] 

 Folder 6.7 Science lab receipts [1907] 

 Box 7 - 16 Miscellaneous financial files, [1908-1911] 

Access Restrictions

Unprocessed. Please contact Archives and Special Collections in advance of your visit if you wish to use these materials.