The Resource The Elmer Ellis Humor Collection, presented to the University Libraries by President Emeritus Elmer Ellis, 1985

The Elmer Ellis Humor Collection, presented to the University Libraries by President Emeritus Elmer Ellis, 1985

Label
The Elmer Ellis Humor Collection
Title
The Elmer Ellis Humor Collection
Statement of responsibility
presented to the University Libraries by President Emeritus Elmer Ellis, 1985
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MUU
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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University of Missouri--Columbia
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  • Ellis, Elmer
  • University of Missouri--Columbia
  • American wit and humor
Label
The Elmer Ellis Humor Collection, presented to the University Libraries by President Emeritus Elmer Ellis, 1985
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"For over thirty-five years, as History Professor, Dean of College of Arts and Science and President, Dr. Elmer Ellis played a vital role in the history of the University of Missouri. He retired in 1966. During his tenure as President of the University and through his support, the Libraries' collection grew to over 1,0000,000 volumes. In 1972, the Main Library was dedicated in his honor. He remains an active, loyal supporter. Dr. Ellis presented the Libraries his personal collection of American humor in 1985. The collection of over 450 titles represent the finest of humorous literature from the mid-nineteenth century to the mid-twentieth century. Several of Dr. Ellis' own contributions to the literature of humor including 'Dr. Dooley's America : a life of Finely Peter Dunne', are part of the collection."--Page following title page verso
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
852840088
Extent
1 online resource (35 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)852840088
Label
The Elmer Ellis Humor Collection, presented to the University Libraries by President Emeritus Elmer Ellis, 1985
Publication
Note
"For over thirty-five years, as History Professor, Dean of College of Arts and Science and President, Dr. Elmer Ellis played a vital role in the history of the University of Missouri. He retired in 1966. During his tenure as President of the University and through his support, the Libraries' collection grew to over 1,0000,000 volumes. In 1972, the Main Library was dedicated in his honor. He remains an active, loyal supporter. Dr. Ellis presented the Libraries his personal collection of American humor in 1985. The collection of over 450 titles represent the finest of humorous literature from the mid-nineteenth century to the mid-twentieth century. Several of Dr. Ellis' own contributions to the literature of humor including 'Dr. Dooley's America : a life of Finely Peter Dunne', are part of the collection."--Page following title page verso
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
852840088
Extent
1 online resource (35 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)852840088

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