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Meow Press collection

Identifier: MSS 567 large

Scope and Contents

The Meow Press collection contains a sample of chapbooks produced by the company.


  • Creation: 1993 - 1997


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Access

The material is stored offsite. Please request 3 working days in advance if you wish to use it.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the authors of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law. For photocopy and duplication requests, please contact the Stephen O. Murray and Keelung Hong Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries.

Biographical / Historical

Meow Press was established in August of 1993 as a response to the New Cost festival and the increase in electronic publishing. In the 1990s, Meow Press published more than chapbook 75 titles in a total run of more than 20,000 chapbooks, all made on home computer equipment.


1 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials



Arrangement is alphabetic by auther.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was donated by John Kuszai in 1997.

Processing Information

Leslie M. Behm processed this collection in 2017.

Finding Aid for Meow Press collection
4 Published And Cataloged
Leslie M. Behm
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
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Repository Details

Part of the Stephen O. Murray and Keelung Hong Special Collections Repository

MSU Libraries
366 W. Circle Drive
East Lansing MI 48823 USA