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Collection Title: May Justus Papers

Collection Number: DG0527

Accession Number: Unknown

Inclusive Dates: 1957-1968

Volume: .30 cubic ft.

Given By : May Justus

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

The Complete Peddler's Pack: Games, Songs, Rhymes and Riddles From Mountain Folklore by May Justus, illustrated by Jean Tamburine; University of Tennessee Press, 1967.

Incomplete typescript


Peddler's Pack: A Book of Play-Party Games, Songs, Rhymes, and Riddles by May Justus, illustrated by Jean Tambuine; Henry Holt & Co., 1957.

Incomplete typescript
Book jacket


"Wanted: A Stay Place" by May Justus in The Sentinel [short story]

Published story



Fan mail

Articles re: May Justus

Photograph of May Justus

Book reviews


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Revised: November 12, 2008