Hugh Fox papers Edit


MSS 407 large


  • 1968-1999 (Creation)


  • 23.3 Linear Feet (Whole)
    Boxes 1-23: 10x12x15 Box 24: 10x5x15



  • Conditions Governing Access

    The collection is open for research.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

  • Preferred Citation

    Item, Folder number and/or title, Box number, Hugh Fox papers, MSS 407, Special Collections, MSU Libraries, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Accession information unknown.

  • Biographical / Historical

    Hugh Fox was born in Chicago in 1932. He received his Ph.D. in American Literature from the University of Illinois. He spent most of his career (1968-1999) at Michigan State University in the Department of American Thought and Language. He was one of the founding members of COSMEP (Committee of Small Magazine Editors and Publishers) in the late 1960’s and continued to be an active member till its demise in 1996. Fox was also a prolific writer of his own, publishing over sixty books during his career and such disparate subjects as anthropology and poetry. Fox also wrote under the alternate persona of Connie Fox. Hugh Fox died in 2011 in East Lansing, MI.

  • Scope and Contents

    The Hugh Fox Collection houses a substantial portion of the writings, both published and unpublished, letters, and notebooks produced by Hugh Fox.

  • Arrangement

    Organized into groups of titled and untitled volumes. Group:Volumes with titles, ca. 1970-1986, arranged by title. Group:Untitled volumes, arrangemed chronologically.

  • Other Finding Aids

    Inventory in library:vol. level control.

  • Holdings

    copy 1 v.1-v.43,v.45-v.46, v.48-v.59.

  • Processing Information

    Processed by Jeremy M. Rudlaff.