Guide to the Leland Phelps Collection of Faulkneriana
Leland Phelps was a professor of German Language and Literature at Duke University, who also actively collected nineteenth- and twentieth century American literature. This collection contains assorted serials and other miscellaneous items, including a scrapbook, from his collection on William Faulkner.
- Collection Number
- Leland Phelps Collection of Faulkneriana
- Phelps, Leland R.
- 0.5 Linear Feet, 1 flat 13x19 box, 1 oversize folder
- David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
- Materials are in English.
Numerous single periodical issues with content on Faulkner, scrapbook of photographs of Faulkner-related locales in Oxford, Mississippi, and 2 cassettes.
Access to the Collection
Collection is open for research. Original audiovisual materials are closed to use. Contact Research Services in advance of your visit to request the production of listening copies.
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All or portions of this collection may be housed off-site in Duke University's Library Service Center. The library may require up to 48 hours to retrieve these materials for research use.
Please contact Research Services staff before visiting the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library to use this collection.
Use & Permissions
The copyright interests in this collection have not been transferred to Duke University. For more information, consult the copyright section of the Regulations and Procedures of the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library.
How to Cite
[Identification of item], Leland Phelps Collection of Faulkneriana, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
Original audiovisual materials are closed to use. Contact Research Services in advance of your visit to request the production of listening copies.
Leland Phelps was a Duke professor in the Germanic Language and Literature Department (faculty member, 1961-1985 and department chair, 1970-1983) who also collected American literature. The majority of Phelps' gift to the Rubenstein Library has been cataloged individually as print items.
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Collection acquired as a gift from Leland Phelps in 2013. Accessions represented in this collection guide: 2016-0006.
Processed by Meghan Lyon, January 2016.