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Garland Smith papers

Garland Smith papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Garland Smith papers
Creator: Smith, Garland, 1880-1968
Inclusive Dates: circa 1920-1968
Extent: 0.9 Linear Feet (188 items in 1 document box, 5 oversize folders A)
Collection Number: ms216
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Garland Smith (1880-1968) was an artist, author, journalist, and poet in Athens, Georgia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of papers of Garland Smith from ca. 1920-1968. Includes manuscripts, poems, nursery rhymes, children's stories, and sketches produced by Smith during her career. The collection also contains clippings of articles written by Smith for newspapers and magazines in Georgia and New York (City).

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged by record type.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Garland Smith papers, ms216, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

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

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11"August Afternoon" (poem)
12"Autumnal Walk" (essay)
13"Child's Primer of Mythology" (poems)
14"Easter Fixin's" (story)
15"In Patchin' Place" (article)
16"Marie et l'ecuriel" (children's story)
Written in French
17"Mother Goose Speaks French" (nursery rhymes and mss/correspondence)
18"Le petit chaperon rouge" [Little Red Riding Hood] (children's story)
Written in French.
110A Timely Warning
114Sketches and sketchbook
1Autographed copy of Autobiography (John Cowper Powys)
1Autographed copy of Out of My Heart (Agnes Sligh Turnbull)
1AArticles & sketches from newspapers (items 2, 3, 5)
2AArticles & sketches from newspapers (items 7, 13, 17)
3AArticles & sketches from newspapers (items 18, 19, 21)
4AArticles & sketches from newspapers (items 22 & 23)
5AArticles & sketches from newspapers (items 24, 25, 26)