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Lillian Smith and Paula Snelling letters

Lillian Smith and Paula Snelling letters

Descriptive Summary

Title: Lillian Smith and Paula Snelling letters
Creator: Smith, Lillian Eugenia, 1897-1966
Creator: Snelling, Paula
Inclusive Dates: 1943-1955
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet 1 box
Collection Number: ms2337
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 of a personal nature, regarding health and family matters, but some discuss Smith's activities while on lecture tours. Includes an editorial from 1951 calling Smith's book "Strange Tripe."

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Lillian Smith and Paula Snelling letters, ms2337, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to quote from the collection must be obtained from the Lillian Smith estate.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2018.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

American literature.
Women authors, American -- Georgia.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11-8Correspondence, 1943-1955 ( 2 item(s) )