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Louise Pound folklore collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 281
Handwritten and typewritten songs, stories, articles, term papers, and correspondence. Most of the items are American folklore and songs. They relate to many topics including the American Civil War of 1861 to 1865.

Dates

  • 1908-1953

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public use.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Louise Pound folklore collection must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the Special Collections Board of Curators.

Extent

3 boxes (1.5 linear ft.)

Biographical History

American folklorist who taught at the University of Nebraska.

Other Finding Aids

A more detailed finding aid is available in print in the repository.
Other Finding Aids File-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/MSS281.xml

Appraisal

Folklore Archives.

Separated Materials

American Balladry From British Broadsides, by G. Malcom Law, Jr. Philadelphia, American Folklore Society, 1957. Transferred to the Library.

Processing Information

Processed; 1974.
Title
Register of Louise Pound folklore collection
Status
completed
Author
Processed under the direction of the Curator of 20th & 21st Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
Date
1974
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English
Sponsor
Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant, 2007-2008

Revision Statements

  • 2010 February 16: Updated to DACS and CCLA compliance by Anita Hawkins.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States