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Finding Aid for the Cofield Albums

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Finding Aid for the Cofield Albums

Descriptive Summary

PURL: http://purl.oclc.org/umarchives/MUM00077/
Title: Cofield Albums
Dates: 1928-1962
Collector: Cofield, Jack
Physical Extent: 1 oversized box (1.67 linear feet)
Repository: University of Mississippi. Department of Archives and Special Collections.University, MS 38677, USA
Identification: MUM00077
Language of Material: English
Abstract: Two albums containing images of William Faulkner, taken by Jack Cofield, as well as Faulkner related materials. Albums contain
black-and-white prints, typescript and clippings on laminated pages.

Administrative Information

Processing Information

Collection processed by Archives and Special Collections staff. Finding aid encoded by Jason Kovari, 23 September 2009.


No further additions are expected to this collection.

Subject Terms

Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 — Portraits
Cofield, Jack — Photograph collections
Novelists, American — 20th century — Portraits


black-and-white photographs
clippings (information artifacts)

User Information

Prefered Citation

Cofield Albums, Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The
University of Mississippi

Access Restrictions

The Cofield Albums 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.

Related Material

Resources at the University of Mississippi

Images in this collection also contained in the Cofield Collection: http://purl.oclc.org/umarchives/MUM00078/

For a description of the William Faulkner archival collections housed at the University of Mississippi, please view our William Faulkner Subject Guide

Published Resource

William Faulkner: the Cofield Collection. Oxford, Miss. : Yoknapatawpha Press, 1978. Cataloged: PS3511.A86 Z757695

Container List

Item 1

“Colonel” Cofield’s Collection Photographs of his friend William Faulkner 1928-1962
Item 2

Cofield Supplement


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