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Finding Aid for the Scribblers Club Minutes



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Summary Information

University of Mississippi Libraries
Sigma Upsilon
Scribblers Club Minutes
1.0 Linear feet (1 oversize box)
Language of Materials
Large ledger book containing members, newsletter clippings, and minutes of meetings for the Scribblers Club of Sigma Upsilon at the University of Mississippi.

Preferred Citation

Scribblers Club Minutes, Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The University of Mississippi

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Biographical Note

The first year the Sigma Upsilon fraternity appears in the University of Mississippi annual is in 1915. It was described as an organization for the promotion of literary spirit. One of the first members was A.L. Bondurant, the namesake for the building where the University’s English Department is currently housed.

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Scope and Content

The collection contains a large ledger book containing members, newsletter clippings, and minutes of meetings for the Scribblers Club of Sigma Upsilon.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

University of Mississippi Libraries November 2012

Access Restrictions

The Scribblers Club Minutes are 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.


No further additions are expected to this collection.

Processing Information

Collection processed by Archives and Special Collections staff. Finding aid created by Ainsley Powell and Kathryn Michaelis, November 2012.

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Related Materials

Related Materials at the University of Mississippi

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

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Sigma Upsilon
  • University of Mississippi -- History


  • clippings (information artifacts)
  • minutes


  • Fraternal organizations -- Mississippi
  • Literature -- Societies, etc.

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