frank a. von der haar COLLECTION



(Mss 236)






Earl K. Long Library

University of New Orleans


August 1995








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Size:                          0.5 linear feet



locations:                 New Orleans, La.


Inclusive dates:      1961-1985


Summary:                Records compiled by Von der Haar while building his collection of works by and about William Faulkner.  Also included are a few items used by Dr. Donald Hendricks in purchasing materials to augment Von der Haar's collection of Faulkneriana.  Includes correspondence, catalogues, invoices, receipts, order forms, brochures, newsletters, clippings, price lists, and related memoranda.  Von der Haar's original arrangement of generally keeping documents in chronological order in series under the names of the booksellers with whom he dealt has been retained.


Source:                     Gift, 1981, 1995


Access:                     No restrictions


Copyright:                Physical rights are retained by the Earl K. Long Library, University of New Orleans.


Citation:                    Frank A. Von der Haar Collection, Earl K. Long Library, University of New Orleans




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236-1                            Von der Haar records, 1961-1985.


Sales brochure for Frank A. Von der Haar residence at 622 Dumaine Street, New Orleans; issued by Martha Ann Samuel Inc., Realtors [1995]; added to collection August 8, 1995.




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Book collectors—LouisianaNew Orleans

Booksellers and bookselling—LouisianaNew Orleans

Faulkner, William, 1898-1962—Bibliography

Rare books—LouisianaNew Orleans

Von der Haar, Frank A.