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21 Title:   Ellis Atkisson McDonald papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   McDonald, Ellis Atkisson  
  Dates:   1931-1974  
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The collection consists of papers of Ellis Atkisson McDonald from 1931-1974. The papers include correspondence, photographs, publications in which her works appear, notebooks, reviews, newspaper clippings, and manuscript poems. The collection also includes eleven scrapbooks, some of which contain correspondence, reviews, and newspaper clippings regarding the publication of her works.
 
  Identifier:   ms880  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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22 Title:   Sharon Webb papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Webb, Sharon  
  Dates:   1980-1982  
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The collection consists of papers of Sharon Webb from 1980-1982. The papers contain correspondence, manuscripts of her works, printed material relating to science fiction, and personal notebooks. The correspondence includes letters from readers, members of various science fiction associations, and other science fiction writers such as Issac Asimov, Jeff Duntemann, John M. Ford, Barry Longyear, Claudia Peck, Alan Ryan, and Jane Yolan.
 
  Identifier:   ms2113  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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23 Title:   Vara A. Majette papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Majette, Vara A. (Vara Anna), 1875-1974  
  Dates:   1924-1965  
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The collection consists of biographical information, correspondence, writings, research, and photographs. Majette's only published work (1924) was White Blood, which dealt with race relations. Mistress of a Thousand Slaves is based on the life of Fanny Kemble. Research for the book includes a letter written by Fanny Kemble. Daughters of Men is about Indian tribes on the Sea Islands when the Spanish first came to Georgia. Please God... closely follows Majette's life story. Her writings also include children's stories and poems, some of which are in a scrapbook she made for her granddaughter in 1929.
 
  Identifier:   ms3073  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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24 Title:   Thomas Hubbard McHatton family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   McHatton Family  
  Dates:   1837-1956  
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The collection consists of papers of Thomas Hubbard McHatton and the McHatton and Lustrat families including account books, clippings, correspondence, diaries, financial records, legal documents, plantation accounts, postcards, printed material, and scrapbooks. The collection documents Thomas H. McHatton's activities in World War I, World War II, and the American Legion; activities of Joseph and Eleanor Lustrat including her involvement with the Red Cross in World War I; Marie L. McHatton's activities with the Garden Club of Georgia (Athens) including correspondence and printed material on gardens or garden clubs in Georgia and the United States; and James Alexander McHatton family papers pertaining to the family's flight to Cuba after the Civil War, their life on a plantation in Cuba, and their return to the United States. The collection also includes photographs (1870-1900) of the Chinn, Lustrat, and McHatton families; printed material pertaining to Norwich (Conn.); publications (1903-1932, with gaps) of Spring Hill College (Mobile, Ala.); publications (1889-1908) of Dr. Henry C. McHatton; financial records (1919-1939) of Thomas H. McHatton; manuscripts of Eliza C. McHatton Ripley's book From Flag to Flag; and postcard albums.
 
  Identifier:   ms2855  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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25 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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26 Title:   Margaret Mitchell family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Mitchell, Belle Stephens  
  Dates:   1852-1975  
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The collection consists of the papers of Margaret Mitchell and the Mitchell family from 1852-1975. The papers include correspondence, clippings, business and legal documents, research materials, desk calendars (1939-1949), photographs of Mitchell and the Mitchell family, estate documents, and scrapbooks and ephemera. The bulk of the collection (1936-1949) concerns the publication of Gone with the Wind (GWTW), the effect of its publication, and the production of the motion picture by Selznick International Pictures.
 
  Identifier:   ms905  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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27 Title:   Lillian Eugenia Smith papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Snelling, Paula  
  Dates:   circa 1920-1980  
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The collection consists of papers of Lillian Smith from ca. 1920-1980. The papers contain personal correspondence, manuscripts of her works, writings by and about her, files on various organizations she was interested in or involved with (many dealing with human rights), audiotapes containing interviews with and readings by Smith, speeches, financial records, photographs, and printed material. Part of the collection contains records relating to her involvement with the Laurel Falls Camp for Girls including correspondence, applications for admission, printed material, and scrapbooks. The collection also has papers (mainly correspondence) of her friend, Paula Snelling; her sister, Esther Smith; and the Barnett family. Also included is a film reel entitled "Miss Smith of Georgia."
 
  Identifier:   ms1283  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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28 Title:   Melissa Fay Greene papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Greene, Melissa Fay  
  Dates:   1954-2011  
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The collection consists of biographical information, correspondence, writings, printed material, photographs, and media. The correspondence includes letters from family, fans, and publishers and letters regarding awards and speaking engagements. Writings include articles, short stories, reviews, and books. Greene has written five books: Praying for Sheetrock (1991), politics and civil rights in McIntosh County (Ga.); Last Man Out (1996), a mine disaster in Springhill, Nova Scotia; The Temple Bombing (2003), the bombing of a synagogue in Atlanta in 1958; There is No Me Without You (2006), AIDS and orphans in Ethiopia; and No Biking in the House Without a Helmet (2011), a humorous look at life with nine childlren. Research for these books includes interviews with the various persons in the books. Also included are manuscript drafts, both handwritten and typed. There are several editions of Greene's books in the printed material and magazines containing her articles. There are photographs of Melissa Fay Greene, but most are of Ethiopian children photographed while researching for There is No Me Without You. Audiovisual material consists mainly of cassette tapes of interviews.
 
  Identifier:   ms3646  
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29 Title:   Marel Brown papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Brown, Alex Booth  
  Dates:   1968-1983  
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This collection contains many of Marel Brown's manuscripts for poetry, fiction and magazine articles. Along with these published works is a considerable amount of correspondence to publishers. The collection also contains correspondence that Brown received in connection with the National League of American Pen Women (NLAPW), a group with which she was extremely involved, as well as personal correspondnce with family and friends.
 
  Identifier:   ms2346  
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30 Title:   Marel Brown papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Brown, Marel, 1899-  
  Dates:   1919-1991  
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The collection consists of papers of Marel Brown from 1919-1991. Includes correspondence, manuscripts and typescripts of stories, clippings, yearbooks, printed material, biographical information, awards and certificates, and photographs. Materials pertain to Brown's literary works and her involvement with the Atlanta Writer's Club, Georgia Writer's Association, Pen Women, Poetry Society of Georgia, and other organizations. Notable correspondents of Brown include Agnes Cochran Bramblett, Minnie Hite Moody, Margaret Mitchell Marsh, Archibald McLeish, Catherine Marshall, Dorothy Parker, Katherine H. Strong, Byron Herbert Reece, and Celestine Sibley. The collection also contains material relating to Brown's husband Alex Booth Brown and works by other authors.
 
  Identifier:   ms272  
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31 Title:   Ann E. Lewis papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Lewis, Ann E., 1903-  
  Dates:   1924-1990  
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The collection consists of correspondence, business papers, photographs, articles, scrapbooks, and newspapers all relating to her extensive career. The papers document her career as editor of the Georgia Magazine (1957-1971) and Georgia Life (1974-1980) and her involvement in the Atlanta Branch of National League of American Pen Women, Atlanta Writer's Club, and other civic and historical organizations.
 
  Identifier:   ms2879  
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32 Title:   Joan Titus collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Titus, Joan  
  Dates:   1890-2016  
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This collection includes clippings, correspondence, genealogical files, articles, notes, interviews, transcripts, photographs, and writings, gathered by Joan Titus, relating to Lillian Smith's life and legacy. The correspondence relates to Laural Falls Camp, South Today, Lillian Smith's publications and events, and letters received by Joan Titus regarding Smith. There are several folders of audience reaction cards from screenings of Miss Smith of Georgia from 1964 and 1966. Also included in this collection are interviews conducted by Joan Titus in March 1962 with Atlanta civic and political leaders, including Ivan Allan, William Hartsfield, Martin Luther King, Jr., Lorimer Douglas Milton, and Reverend Williams Holmes Borders, regarding African American business leaders. Also in March 1962, Titus interviewed Dr. Robert Coles, a child psychiatrist, about the effect of school desegregation on children. Excerpts of the Coles interview were used in Time-Life's radio program "The Children Should be Heard".
 
  Identifier:   ms3757  
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33 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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34 Title:   Corra Harris papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Harris, Corra, 1869-1935  
  Dates:   1906-1944  
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The collection consists of papers of Corra Harris from 1906-1944. The papers include correspondence, manuscripts, photographs of Corra Harris and family members, and clippings of newspaper and magazine articles. The clippings include copies of published articles and stories by Harris, reviews of her works, and clippings on a wide range of subjects of interest to Harris.
 
  Identifier:   ms734  
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