Finding Aid for the J.J. Phillips Papers, ca. 1963-1985

Processed by Dan Luckenbill; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé
UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
Manuscripts Division
Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
URL: http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/special/scweb/
© 2003
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid for the J.J. Phillips Papers, ca. 1963-1985

Collection number: 1568

UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections

Manuscripts Division



Los Angeles, CA

Contact Information

  • Manuscripts Division
  • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
  • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
  • Box 951575
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
  • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
  • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
  • URL: http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/special/scweb/
Processed by:
Dan Luckenbill, December 1988
Encoded by:
Caroline Cubé
Online finding aid edited by:
Josh Fiala, September 2003
© 2003 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: J.J. Phillips Papers,
Date (inclusive): ca. 1963-1985
Collection number: 1568
Creator: Phillips, J.J., 1944-
Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

Restrictions on Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

Additional Physical Form Available

A copy of the original version of this online finding aid is available at the UCLA Department of Special Collections for in-house consultation and may be obtained for a fee. Please contact:
  • Public Services Division
  • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
  • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
  • Box 951575
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
  • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
  • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], J.J. Phillips Papers (Collection 1568). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of the manuscript of Jane Phillips' book, Mojo hand, a copy of the published book (1985 expanded reprint), and 7 letters and one card to her from Henry Miller, with a photocopy of a January 2, 1967 letter.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Phillips, J.J., 1944- .--Archives.
African American women authors--Archival resources.
Manuscripts for publication.


Container List

 

Manuscripts

Box 1

Phillips, Jane. Mojo hand. Evidently extensive revisions to a segment of the novel. n.d.

Physical Description: Typescript (photocopy) with extensive holograph corrections interleaved with typescript with holograph corrections.
 

Publication Material

Box 1

Phillips, Jane. Mojo hand. Printer's copy. 1966[?].

Physical Description: Typescript with holograph corrections.
Box 1

Phillips, Jane. Mojo hand, an orphic tale by J.J. Phillips. Berkeley: City Miner Books. [1985].

Abstract: Expanded reprint of 1966 Simon & Schuster edition.
Physical Description: 180pp.
 

Correspondence

Box 1

Miller, Henry. Autograph letter signed to Jane Phillips. 1963 July 31.

Physical Description: Includes envelope. 1 item, 2 pieces.
Box 1

Miller, Henry. Autograph letter signed to Jane Phillips. Also: envelope enclosing this copy to Mr. and Mrs. James T. Phillips (postmarked 1985 March 21). 1967 January 2.

Physical Description: Photocopy. 1 item, 2 pieces.
Box 1

Miller, Henry. Postcard signed to Jane Phillips. Postcard is watercolor by Miller (Fantasy) printed in Japan. 1957[?]. 1967 March 3.

Physical Description: 1 item, 1 piece.
Box 1

Miller, Henry. Postcard signed to Jane Phillips. 1967 March 3.

Physical Description: Includes envelope. 1 item, 2 pieces.
Box 1

Miller, Henry. Autograph letter signed to Jane Phillips. 1969 December 23.

Physical Description: Includes envelope. 1 item, 2 pieces.
Box 1

Miller, Henry. Autograph letter signed to Jane Phillips. 1970 February 16.

Physical Description: Includes envelope. 1 item, 2 pieces.
Box 1

Miller, Henry. Autograph letter signed to Jane Phillips. 1974 January 26.

Physical Description: Includes envelope. 1 item, 2 pieces.
Box 1

Miller, Henry. Autograph letter signed to Jane Phillips. 1974 February 18.

Physical Description: Includes envelope. 1 item, 2 pieces.
Box 1

Miller, Henry. Autograph letter signed to Jane Phillips. 1974 March 28.

Physical Description: Includes envelope. 1 item, 2 pieces.