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41 Title:   Gilbert Maxwell papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Maxwell, Gilbert, 1910-  
  Dates:   1931-1979  
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The collection consists of manuscripts including an unpublished biography of Tallulah Bankhead, correspondence, reviews, poetry, literary contracts, and photographs.
 
  Identifier:   ms2350  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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42 Title:   Andrew H. Sparks papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Sparks, Andrew Horace, 1919-1989  
  Dates:   1930-1989  
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This collection contains notes and finished stories researched by Sparks while writer for and editor of Atlanta Weekly magazine; together with correspondence, unpublished short stories, and a novel entitled Wild Islands.
 
  Identifier:   ms2777  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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43 Title:   John Eldridge Drewry papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Drewry, John E. (John Eldridge), 1902-  
  Dates:   1925-1983  
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The collection consists of papers of John Eldridge Drewry from 1925-1983. John Eldridge Drewry (1902-1983) educator and Dean of the Henry W. Grady School of Journalism at the University of Georgia (1940-1969), resident of Athens, Georgia. The collection includes manuscripts of Drewry's books, pamphlets, and articles; class materials; book reviews; photographs; scrapbooks containing clippings on Drewry and University of Georgia activities; speeches to the Georgia Press Institute; printed material; and correspondence. The materials relate to Drewry's various publications, the Henry W. Grady School of Journalism, and the establishment and administration of the George Foster Peabody Awards.
 
  Identifier:   ms1395  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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44 Title:   Henry B. Mitchell family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Mitchell family  
  Dates:   1871-1960  
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The collection consists of personal correspondence, bills, receipts, and reports relating to Mitchell's duties as a statistical correspondent for the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture for Clarke County (Ga.), Mitchell's publication of various articles.
 
  Identifier:   ms2347  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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45 Title:   Tom Deitz collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Deitz, Tom  
  Dates:   1988-1998  
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The collection consists of manuscripts and drafts of many of Tom Deitz's works. Included are the manuscripts of Windmaster's Bane; the original manuscript for Fireshaper's Doom; the original manuscript for Sunshaker; a typescript draft of The Stolen Country (which was eventually published as The Gryphon King); a typescript draft of The Gryphon King; a copyedited typescript draft of Darkthunder's Way; a copyedited version of Stoneskin's Revenge; the manuscript for Soulsmith, a Tale of Becoming; a manuscript for Wordwright; a manuscript for Dreambuilder; and manuscripts of Above the Lower SKY, Ghostcountry's Wrath, Dreamseeker's Road, The Demons in the Green, and Landslayer's Law. Also included are copies of Shining Falcon by Josepha Sherman and Jason Cosmo by Dan McGirt. In addition, the collection contains clothing for the Society of Creative Anachronism, awards, photographs, visual art, and research files.
 
  Identifier:   ms2528  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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46 Title:   Philip Lee Williams papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Williams, Philip Lee  
  Dates:   1946, 1968-2012  
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This collection consists of notes, drafts, and manuscripts of fiction, non-fiction, and poetry written by Philip Lee Williams. Personal and professional correspondence, including letters from publishers and fans are included. The music series includes completed compositions, drafts, and notes, including copies of all of Williams' eighteen symphonies and opera.
 
  Identifier:   ms3311  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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47 Title:   Charles Postell papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Postell, Charles Stanley, 1939-2008  
  Dates:   1977-2003  
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This collection contains Charles Postell's papers related to his career as a journalist including his research, newspaper clippings, photographs, and correspondence, as well as other writings including speeches, manuscripts, and screenplays.
 
  Identifier:   ms3915  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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48 Title:   E. Merton Coulter personal papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Coulter, E. Merton (Ellis Merton), 1890-1981  
  Dates:   1898-1981  
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The collection consists of personal papers of E. Merton Coulter from 1898-1981. The papers include correspondence, clippings, diaries, financial records (1920-1977), lecture notes, student papers, grade books (1914-1958), and writings of others, as well as printed material, photographs, and slides pertaining to Georgia or Coulter's travels abroad. The correspondence (1898-1981) includes carbons (1946-1979) of Coulter's outgoing letters and incoming correspondence to Coulter from scholars, publishers, and former students. The correspondence reflects Coulter's activities at the University of Georgia (1919-1958); the publication of his books and articles; his activities with the American Historical Association, the Southern Historical Association, and the Georgia Civil War Centennial Commission; and his association with various historians. The most extensive group of correspondence (1929-1965) is with Roland M. Harper of the University of Alabama. The diaries (1910-1981, with gaps) contain often lengthy but sporadic entries describing Coulter's travels, his writings, his opinion of Georgia politics, and his daily activities. After 1952, the entries become very brief and focus on his daily activities.
 
  Identifier:   ms1710  
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49 Title:   Olive Ann Burns Sparks papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Burns, Olive Ann  
  Dates:   1945-1990  
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This collection contains correspondence, manuscripts of writings, clippings, and other papers, chiefly relating to Burns's novel, Cold Sassy Tree, but also relating to her career as writer for Atlanta Constitution and Atlanta Weekly.
 
  Identifier:   ms2776  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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50 Title:   John Donald Wade family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Wade, John Donald, 1892-1963  
  Dates:   1857-1963  
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The collection consists of papers of John Donald Wade and the Wade family from 1857-1963. It includes primarily correspondence with some clippings, research material and notes, receipts, legal records pertaining to various trust funds, printed material and note books. Early materials (1857-1912) contain land grants and correspondence of the Wade family including John Daniel and Ida Anne, John Donald Wade's parents. The bulk of the collection pertains to Wade's involvement with and writings of the Agrarian concept, the Georgia Review, and the Marshallville Foundation, a beautification and improvement organization in Marshallville, Georgia. Major correspondents include such Southern writers as James Truslow Adams, Charles A. Beard, Donald Davidson, Berry Fleming, Andrew Lytle, Dumas Malone, Minnie Hite Moody, Flannery O'Connor, Charlton Ogburn, Byron Herbert Reece, and Lamar Trotti.
 
  Identifier:   ms837  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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51 Title:   Francis R. Goulding papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Goulding, F. R. (Francis Robert), 1810-1881  
  Dates:   1850-1986  
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The collection consists of correspondence, patent petitions, manuscripts of writings, notes, and other papers of Goulding; family correspondence; correspondence with the Georgia State Library, where Goulding's papers were previously housed, and others concerning the collection; and manuscript by Ben Ali (Bilali), an enslaved Arabic man from Sapelo Island, Ga., and correspondence, articles, and other papers relating to the manuscript.
 
  Identifier:   ms2807  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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52 Title:   Webb Garrison papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Garrison, Webb B., 1919-2000  
  Dates:   1982, 1992  
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The collection consists of materials and correspondence relating to various works by Webb Garrison. Included are an original typescript, a photocopy as circulated for pre-publication appraisal, printer's galleys, page proofs, copies, reviews and appraisals, a manuscript for condensed publications.
 
  Identifier:   ms2348  
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53 Title:   William Tappan Thompson papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Thompson, William Tappan, 1812-1882  
  Dates:   1847-1881  
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The collection contains Thompson's correspondence during the time during which he served as editor of the Savannah Daily Morning News, personal correspondence to his wife Caroline while on business trips, business correspondence concerning his literary and journalistic career, notes and writings produced by Thompson including his first published novel, Major Jones' Courtship.
 
  Identifier:   ms2684  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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54 Title:   Georgia writers ephemera collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Hargrett Library  
  Dates:   1933-1989  
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The collection consists of ephemera regarding Georgia writers such as Byron Herbert Reece, Henry W. Grady, Erskine Caldwell, Flannery O'Connor, Sidney Lanier, Pat Conroy, Lillian Smith, and others. Many of the materials are invitations, programs, pamphlets, and brochures that document events or exhibitions celebrating these authors and their works.
 
  Identifier:   ms3826  
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55 Title:   Frank Daniel Papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Purdy, James  
  Dates:   circa 1928-1979  
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Correspondence including letters from Georgia and Southern writers and internationally known celebrities; clippings, notes, writings by Daniel and others, printed material, photos, and other miscellaneous papers; and celebrity photos, including many which are autographed; together with correspondence (ca. 100 items, 1963-1977) from James Purdy to Daniel, draft of Purdy's novel, House of the Solitary Maggot (1974), and other material by and about Purdy. Other correspondents include James B. Cabell, Erskine Caldwell, Isa Glenn, Caroline Miller, Marion Montgomery, Susan Myrick, Frances Newman, Flannery O'Connor, Julia Peterkin, Jeannette Rankin, Celestine Sibley, Virgil Thomson, and Friedelind Wagner.
 
  Identifier:   ms835  
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56 Title:   Coleman Barks papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Barks, Coleman, 1937-  
  Dates:   1955-2021  
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The collection consists of materials covering the life and career of Coleman Barks, with materials ranging from 1959-2017. Includes correspondence with other authors, such as John Moyne, Robert Bly, Annie Dillard, Mary Oliver, Reshad Feild, and James Dickey. Other notable correspondence includes filmmaker Dorothy Fadiman, actress Debra Winger, and former White House Press Secretary Bill Moyers. Collection includes extensive files from Barks' career, including early drafts and notes of his first published book of poetry, The Juice, extensive notes on his many Rumi books, and several other published and unpublished works. Notable items include Barks' first published poem The Recuperating in Box 30, and Barks' first Rumi translations in Box 19. Other notable items from the collection include the robes, emblem, and honorary doctorate degree Barks' received from the University of Tehran in 2006, several dream journals he kept from 1972-2008, extensive notes from his travels and appearances across the world, and props from the set of the film Big Bad Love, in which he played a small role as a minister.
 
  Identifier:   ms4164  
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57 Title:   Thomas Smith family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Smith, Thomas, 1745-1809  
  Dates:   1767-1912  
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This collection includes legal documents related to Letitia Vandexen (sic) Smith, Thomas Smith and Frances Sophia Smith. The Thomas Smith letterbook mainly consists of correspondence between members of the Thomas Smith family from 1767-1841. The earliest letters (1767 and 1784) are from Smith to his mother Elizabeth Lawrence in Aberdeenshire, England. A group of 21 letters between Smith and his cousin Dr. Peter Smith of Aberdeenshire discuss the American lifestyle, medical schools and practices, and the judicial system. Another group of letters to Judge Jasper Yeates and Governor Thomas Mifflin refer to legal decisions and court procedures. Other correspondents include Dr. Philip Physick and Smith's brother Charles of London, England. Also included in the letterbook are two proclamations awarding judgeships to Smith, legal documents pertaining to the settlement of Smith's estate (1816), and documents relating to land sales or mortgaged property (1826 and 1841). Series 2 contains typescripts of letters between Thomas Smith and soon-to-be U.S. President George Washington in 1785-1786, in which Smith was acting as Washington's attorney for some land suits in Philadelphia. The typescripts were made by Burton Alva Konkle in 1902. Finally, Series 3. contains letters between Thomas Smith scholar Burton Alva Konkle and Wymberly Jones De Renne regarding the Thomas Smith collection.
 
  Identifier:   ms1055  
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58 Title:   Phinizy Spalding papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Spalding, Phinizy  
  Dates:   1910-1994  
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The collection consists of papers of Phinizy Spalding from 1910-1994. The papers include personal and professional correspondence, lecture materials, student papers, seminar materials, manuscripts, photographs, posters, and ephemera. The materials document Spalding's interests in historic preservation, particularly in Clarke County (Ga.); his tenure as professor of history at the University of Georgia (1966-1991) including information on the Phinizy Lectures; his editorship (1974-1982) of the Georgia Historical Quarterly; as well as information pertaining to publication of his books and articles. The collection also contains information on the Cobbham Historic District, Athens Clarke Heritage Foundation, Lucy Cobb Institute, and the Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation. Correspondents include Joyce Blackburn, Tom Watson Brown, Kenneth Coleman, E. Merton Coulter, Walter Stanton Forbes, Mills B. Lane IV, Valeria and Piero Leida, David T. Morgan, Walker Percy, James K. Reap, and Betty Wood.
 
  Identifier:   ms1783  
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59 Title:   Carlisle Cobb family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Cobb family  
  Dates:   1815-1971  
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The collection consists of correspondence, clippings, photographs, receipts, family legal papers, radio scripts of Carlisle Cobb, and manuscripts of Carlisle Cobb and Mary McKinley Cobb. The correspondence contains letters between Howell Cobb, Mary McKinley Cobb, Thomas Reade Rootes Cobb, and members of the McKinley family. The bulk of the correspondence contains letters from Carlisle Cobb to his wife Kate Cobb; from Carlisle, Jr. to his wife Juliette Cobb from England, France, and Ireland while serving with the 6th and 28th Cavalry during World War II; and from Mary McKinley Cobb, while a student at Kansas State University, to Lee Trimble. Other correspondents include Sara Cobb Baxter, Howell E. Cobb, Zachariah Lamar Cobb, and Thomas Reade Rootes Cobb.
 
  Identifier:   ms2007  
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60 Title:   John Donald Wade papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Wade, John Donald, 1892-1963  
  Dates:   1946-1950  
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The collection consists of the papers of John Donald Wade during the years 1946-1950. The major part of the collection is correspondence - letters from Wade soliciting manuscripts for the Georgia review, response letters from authors (including Flannery O'Connor, Robert Penn Warren, Sinclair Lewis, and others), letters relating to Wade's horticultural interests, and some personal letters. Also included are clippings, printed material, writings by Wade, and thesis research by Anne Wade Rittenberry.
 
  Identifier:   ms2945  
  Repository:   University of Georgia Archives  
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