Jerah Johnson Collection

(Mss 371)

Inventory

Earl K. Long Library

University of New Orleans

November 2010

 

Contents

Summary

Biographical Note

Series and Container List

Index Terms

Procedures for Requesting Special Collections Materials

 

Summary

Size:   Approximately 4 linear feet (2 boxes, 1 oversized)

Geographic locations:      New Orleans, La.

Inclusive dates:      1957-1984                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

Bulk dates:     1982-1984

Summary:     Primarily correspondence and other materials regarding the publication of UNO Prisms: 1958-1983; seven art prints, sold by International Graphic Arts Society, Inc., were also included in the original gift.

Related collections:     University of New Orleans Archives (Mss 159)

Source:         Gift, 2003.

Access:         No restrictions.

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

Citation:        Jerah Johnson Collection (MSS 371), Earl K. Long Library, University of New Orleans

Biographical Note

Jerah Johnson earned a Ph.D. at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, in 1963. He is a professor emeriti of Renaissance, Reformation, European Urban, Historiography, and New Orleans, Louisiana history in the University of New Orleans history department.

 

Series and Container List

Box 1

Series I. Correspondence, 1982-1984

Series II. Planning/Research, n.d., 1958-1984

Subseries II.1. Biographical Information/Faculty and Staff, 1958

                        Subseries II.2. Rough Drafts and Notes, n.d., 1983

                        Subseries II.3. Publisher Correspondence, 1983-1984

Series III. Publicity, 1983-1984

Box 2

Series IV. Art Prints, 1957-1961

            Sounding V, J. Sonenberg, 49/200    

            Figure with Plants, artist name unclear, 1960, 104/200

            Conflict, Robert Anover, 1961. “imp.”, 38/210

            Yellow Vase, Eugene (surname unclear), 1957, 108/210

            Blue Heron, Krause, 1960, 187/200

            Heron, Krause, 1959, 144/200

            White Seeds, Lacey, 171/210           

           

Index

Louisiana State University in New Orleans--History.

University of New Orleans -- History.

Education, Higher--Louisiana--New Orleans--History.