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Dorothy Carter collection of Strange Fruit memorabilia

Dorothy Carter collection of Strange Fruit memorabilia

Descriptive Summary

Title: Dorothy Carter collection of Strange Fruit memorabilia
Creator: Smith, Lillian Eugenia, 1897-1966
Inclusive Dates: 1945, 1983
Language: English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms2144
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Lillian Smith (1897-1966) was an author, lecturer, and human rights advocate. For more information, see the article "Lillian Smith (1897-1966)" at New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of correspondence from Lillian Smith to Katie Rooks concerning the whereabouts of Dorothy Ateca, theatre program for Strange Fruit, performed at His Majesty's Theatre, newspaper clippings regarding Strange Fruit, and correspondence from Dorothy Carter regarding the collection.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Dorothy Carter collection of Strange Fruit memorabilia, ms2144, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2017.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Clippings (information artifacts)
Correspondence.
Programs (documents)
Smith, Lillian Eugenia, 1897-1966 -- Strange fruit

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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