Finding aid for the Lagniappe Collection

MUM01732

PURL

http://purl.oclc.org/umarchives/MUM01732/

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Summary Information

Repository
University of Mississippi Libraries
Title
Lagniappe Collection
ID
MUM01732
Date [inclusive]
1974-1975
General Physical Description note
1 box (.417 linear feet)
Abstract:
Collection of materials from Lagniappe: a Journal of the Old South, a literary journal based in Oxford, MS from 1974-1975; includes original artwork, financial documents, submissions, copyright information and correspondence.

Prefered Citation

Lagniappe Collection, Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The University of Mississippi

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Historical Note

Lagniappe was a literary journal published in Oxford, Mississippi between the year 1974 and 1975. Franklin N. Walker, Jr. and Howard L. Bahr served as the Associate Editors with Stephen D. Cook as the art director.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

University of Mississippi Libraries

Access Restrictions

The Lagniappe Collection 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.

Additions

No further additions are expected to this collection.

Processing Information

Collection processed by Archives & Special Collections staff.

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Related Materials

Resources at the University of Mississippi

The University of Mississippi Libraries house copies of Lagniappe. Cataloged: PS551 .L25

For additional collections related to literature, see our Literary Collections subject guide.

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Controlled Access Headings

Format(s)

  • clippings (information artifacts)
  • correspondence
  • financial records
  • line copy
  • little magazines
  • manuscripts for publication

Geographic Name(s)

  • Southern States -- Civilization -- Periodicals

Personal Name(s)

  • Bahr, Howard, 1946-
  • Cook, Stephen D.
  • Walker, Franklin N.

Subject(s)

  • American literature -- Southern States -- Periodicals

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Collection Inventory

Box 1 

Lagniappe invoices book, 1974-1975 

Lagniappe book of deposit slips from the Bank of Oxford, 

Lagniappe book of accounts, 1974 

Lagniappe Stamp with business name and address (two stamps), Undated 

Privilege Tax License for the State of Mississippi and City of Oxford for Lagniappe (Magazine) for the sum of 2.50 dollars, 15 April 1974    (1)

Subscriber Information, 1974-1975    (19)

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individual subscribers, their addresses, and their ordered issues

Miscellaneous, Undated 

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business cards, advertisements, letters discussing Lagniappe

Manuscript submissions for magazine , Undated 

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prose, poetry regarding Civil War-era

Manuscript submissions for magazine, 1975 

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prose, poetry regarding Civil War-era

Manuscript submissions for magazine , Undated 

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prose, poetry regarding Civil War-era

Manuscript submissions for magazine , Undated 

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prose, poetry, sonnets

Receipts for Lagniappe, 1974-1975    (36)

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advertisements, copies of magazine, supplies for office and printing

Bank of Oxford Statement for Lagniappe, 2 December 1974 

Bank of Oxford Statement for Lagniappe, 1 November 1974 

Bank of Oxford Statement for Lagniappe, 1 August 1974 

Bank of Oxford Statement for Lagniappe , 3 September 1974    (10)

Bank of Oxford Statement for Lagniappe , 2 May 1974    (12)

Bank of Oxford Statement for Lagniappe , 1 July 1974    (5)

Bank of Oxford Statement for Lagniappe , 2 October 1974 

Financial Documents for Lagniappe, 1974-1978    (31)

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bank statements, paid checks, balance sheets

Correspondence relating to Howard L. Bahr and Lagniappe, 1974    (22)

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responses to criticism and praise, letters requesting copies of magazine

Correspondence relating to Howard L. Bahr and Lagniappe, 1974    (38)

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responses to criticism and praise

Correspondence relating to Howard L. Bahr and Lagniappe, 1974    (23)

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distribution, praise.

Correspondence relating to Howard L. Bahr and Lagniappe, 1974    (28)

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submissions (poetry, articles, etc.) and distribution of the magazine

Copyright information for Lagniappe, 1974    (14)

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general info about copyrights and documents pertaining to Lagniappe copyright

Artwork for Lagniappe , Undated    (17)

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buildings, trains, landscapes, soldiers, women

Envelope entitled "Illinois Central Gulf Railroad" with one enclosed newspaper clipping advertising Lagniappe, Undated    (2)

Letter from Stephen D. Cook, Deborah J. Thiel, Roy F. Finger, and Gene Hess of Lagniappe, 15 April 1974    (2)

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concerning Lagniappe's beginnings and history

Letter from Howard L. Bahr, Franklin N. Walker, and Stephen Day Cook of Lagniappe to Mr. Carl McIntire, 16 April 1974    (1)

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concerning an enclosed copy of Lagniappe

Letter from Howard L. Bahr and Franklin N. Walker of Lagniappe to Mr. Gordon Cotton, 17 April 1974    (1)

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concerning an enclosed copy of Lagniappe

Newspaper Clippings concerning Lagniappe, 1974    (8)

Statement of Account for Lagniappe, 18 July 1974 - 22 July 1974    (1)

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