The Miss Lou archives


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The Miss Lou archives

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The collection is divided/orangized into 10 series: 1. Correspondence (1943-1988) including sub-series: Personal Correspondence and Professional Correspondence; 2. Legal and Financial (1947-1988); 3. Writing and Performance (1950-1988), with subseries: Anancy; Language and Culture; Pantomime & Plays; Poems; Radio; Ring Ding; Songs; Stories; Television, Film and video; Other Writing; 4. Published and Printed Material (1944-1987), sub-series: Booklets, pamphlets and flyers; Press cuttings and Periodicals; Programmes; Printed Stationary; 5. Personal and Professional Documents (1883 and 1936-1988), subseries: Biographical; Honours and Tributes; Diaries, Lists and Notes; Travel and Health; Religious and Devotional: Eric Coverley drawing; 6. Academic and Other Papers Collected (1964-1981); 7. Artefacts (1964-1081); 8. Photographs and Audio-Visual Materials, sub-series: Photographs; Negatives; Audio & Video Tapes; 9. Eric Coverley Papers; 10. Books and Periodicals. Description from National Library of Jamaica's website. *** A total of 93 boxes were counted for this collection. Fifty-six (56) boxes were directly related to Miss Lou, while thirty-seven (37) were directly related to Eric Coverley.



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Miss Lou´s Archive contains the papers of her husband Eric Coverly.

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