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Finding Aid for the Lemuria Collection (MUM00263)

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Finding Aid for the Lemuria Collection

Descriptive Summary

Title: Lemuria Collection
Dates: 1995-1997
Collector: Verich, Thomas M.
Physical Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear feet)
Repository: University of Mississippi. Department of Archives and Special Collections. University, MS 38677, USA
Identification: MUM00263
Location: General Special Collections
Language of Material: English
Abstract: The collection contains issues of Literary Type, a newsletter issued by Lemuria Bookstore in Jackson, Miss.

Administrative Information

Processing Information

Collection processed by Archives and Special Collections staff. Finding aid encoded by Kathryn Michaelis, March 2012.


No further additions are expected to this collection.

Subject Terms

Lemuria Books (Bookstore)
Independent bookstores
Bookstores -- United States



Historical Note

Founded in 1975, Lemuria Bookstore is an independent bookstore in Jackson, Miss.

Scope and Content Note

The collection chiefly contains issues of Literary Type, a newsletter issued by Lemuria Bookstore.

User Information

Preferred Citation

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

Access Restrictions

The Lemuria 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.

Container List

Unfoldered Three Lemuria bookmarks
Folder 1.1 Literary Type, undated
Folder 1.2 Literary Type, 1995
Folder 1.3 Literary Type, 1996
Folder 1.4 Literary Type, October 1997
Folder 1.5 Literary Type, Volume 23, No. 3
Folder 1.6 Literary Type, Volume 24
Folder 1.7 Literary Type, Volume 25
Folder 1.8 Literary Type, Volume 26