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Doris Buchanan Smith papers

Doris Buchanan Smith papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Doris Buchanan Smith papers
Creator: Smith, Doris Buchanan
Inclusive Dates: 1970-1982
Language(s): English
Extent: 6.8 Linear Feet 17 boxes
Collection Number: ms2035
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Doris Buchanan Smith (1973-2002) was a novelist, and award-winning author of children's literature.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of correspondence from children who met her or read her works, correspondence from publishers, book reviews, materials relating to Ms. Smith's speaking engagements, and manuscripts of her many works.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Doris Buchanan Smith papers, ms2035, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Children's literature.
Manuscripts (documents)
Women authors, American -- Georgia.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing


1. Correspondence

11-8Correspondence-from children
21Correspondence-T.Y. Crowel & J.B. Lippincott
22Correspondence-Thomas Y. Crowell, publishers, 1975
23Correspondence-Thomas Y. Crowell, publishers, 1976-1980
24Correspondence-Fan Mail
25Correspondence-Four Winds Press
26Correspondence - Last Was Lloyd
27Correspondence - Moonshadow of Cherry Mountain
28Correspondence-William Morrow, 1975-1976
29-14Correspondence-Paul R. Reynolds, Inc., Anne Flags and John Hawkins, 1971-1982
215Correspondence - A Taste of Blackberries
216Correspondence-Viking Penguin, Inc.

2. General

31Article for - The Advocate - University of Georgia
32Article by D.B. Smith in Georgia Journal , 1980
33Publicity - Last Was Lloyd
34-5Publicity, 1973-1975
36Reviews - A Taste of Blackberries
37Reviews - Tough Chauncey
38Reviews - Kelly's Creek
39Reviews - Up and Over
310Reviews - Dreams and Drummers
311Reviews - Salted Lemons
41-6Speaking Engagements
47Term paper on Doris Buchanan Smith, 1975
48Wurlitzer Foundation

3. Manuscripts

51-4 Ancil Witherspoon
55-8 Drumsticks and Dappled Dreams
59-10Drumsticks and Dappled Dreams galleys
511 The Ghost of Robert
61-7 Kick A Stone Home
68-9Kick A Stone Home - Notes
71-8 Last Was Lloyd
79-11Last Was Lloyd-galleys
81-2Last Was Lloyd-(The Olive Shell) Original
83-4Last Was Lloyd- Second Draft
85 The Many Moods of Matthew Moody
86 To Market, To Market, to Find a Fat Job
87 Maudie
88-12 Moonshadow of Cherry Mountain
813Moonshadow of Cherry Mountain Chapter Outline
91-5On Heels of Spring-Manuscript
96-10On Heels of Spring -Manuscript by D.B. Smith
101-6On Heels of Spring. Notes and Revisions
107On Heels of Spring- Notes
108On Heels of Spring- Research
109On Heels of Spring- Research Materials-Special Olympics
1010On Heels of Spring- Research Materials-Clippings
1011 One King Size Bed Makes a Fine Family Room
111 Re-entry: First Week Back
112-5Salted Lemons-Manuscript
116-7Salted Lemons-Galleys
118-11Salted Lemons - Notes & Revisions
121-8Salted Lemons - Notes and Revisions
123Salted Lemons - Notes and Revisions- folder 7
131Stephanie Stone - Chapters 1-4
132Stephanie Stone - Chapters 5-10
133Stephanie Stone - Chapters 11-16
134Stephanie Stone - Chapters 17-20 (end)
135-12Stephanie Stone-Notes and Revisions
141-3 A Taste of Blackberries
144A Taste of Blackberries - Galleys
145 A Taste of Blackberries
146-9 Tough Chauncey
151-4 The Pruning of Chauncey Childs
155Correspondence - The Pruning of Chauncey Childs
156-9 The Pruning of Chauncey Childs
161-3The Pruning of Chauncey Childs Notes & Revisions
164-7The Pruning of Chauncey Childs (Original manuscript of Tough Chauncey before changes)
168-10The Pruning of Chauncey Childs Galleys
171-5The Pruning of Chauncey Childs- galleys
176-7Up And Over Galleys later titled On Heels of Spring