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Georgia writers ephemera collection

Georgia writers ephemera collection

Descriptive Summary

Title: Georgia writers ephemera collection
Creator: Hargrett Library
Inclusive Dates: 1933-1989
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.1 Linear Feet (1 folder)
Collection Number: ms3826
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of ephemera regarding Georgia writers such as Byron Herbert Reece, Henry W. Grady, Erskine Caldwell, Flannery O'Connor, Sidney Lanier, Pat Conroy, Lillian Smith, and others. Many of the materials are invitations, programs, pamphlets, and brochures that document events or exhibitions celebrating these authors and their works.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Georgia writers ephemera collection, ms3820, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2013.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

American literature -- Georgia.
Authors, American -- Georgia.
Caldwell, Erskine, 1903-1987
Conroy, Pat
Grady, Henry Woodfin, 1850-1889
Lanier, Sidney, 1842-1881
McGill, Ralph, 1898-1969
Newspaper editors -- Georgia.
O'Connor, Flannery
Programs (documents)
Reece, Byron Herbert, 1917-1958
Sibley, Celestine
Smith, Lillian Eugenia, 1897-1966

Related Collections in this Repository

Related materials in this repository include the Byron Herbert Reece family papers, ms 3055, the Lillian Eugenia Smith papers, ms 1283, and the Erskine Caldwell papers, ms 1156, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11 Augusta Courier , 1957 October 21
12 Augusta Courier , 1962 May 7
13 Augusta Courier , 1963 August 5
14"The Reach of Song" fact sheet, 1989
15"The Reach of Song" press release, 1989
16"The Reach of Song" brochures (2), 1989
17Henry W. Grady essay contest announcement, 1950 March 21
18Henry W. Grady biographical sketch, 1943
19Order form for The Fleas Come with the Dog by Ralph McGill, 1954
110Readers guide on Georgia writers from Fitzgerald-Ben Hill County Library
111Invitation to Nobel Peace Prize dinner honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., 1965
112Invitation to book release event for Turned Funny by Celestine Sibley, 1988
113Roots in Georgia: A Literary Symposium program, 1985
1Roots in Georgia II: Athens Literary Festival posters (2), 2003
114[Erskine] Caldwell's Literary Epitaph program, 1987
115Historical Essay Contest on Sidney Lanier brochure, 1933
116An Evening with Erskine Caldwell flyer, 1985 October 18
117Georgia College's Flannery O'Connor Collection flyer, 1971
118Byron Herbert Reece Heritage Day program, 1989 May 20
119Legacies of Lanier sermon, 1942 February 1
120Sidney Lanier centenniel celebration program, 1942
121Sidney Lanier dedication services by United Daughters of the Confederacy, 1939
122Lanier Readings program
123Order form for Sidney Lanier Centennial Edition ten volume set, 1946
125"The Marshes of Glynn" souviner poem from Brunswick-Glynn County Chamber of Commerce
126One Man's Gift program, 1967 February 5
127Firing Line newsletter, 1957 May 15
128Cherokee Publishing Company pamphlet on Byron Herbert Reece reprintings, 1985
129Atlanta Visitor's Guide with Pat Conroy article, 1974 March 23
130Norton & Co. newsletter on Lillian Smith
131Atlanta Book Fair "Books of the South" exhibit program, 1946
132"Consider Your Legislator" pamphlet by Ralph McGill
133"Too Poor Not to Pay" pamphlet by Ralph McGill
134"A Mud Hole Gets Action" pamphlet by Ralph McGill
135Great writers of the 20th century stamps, sheet of 6