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Lillian Britt Heinsohn papers

Lillian Britt Heinsohn papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Lillian Britt Heinsohn papers
Creator: Heinsohn, Lillian Britt
Inclusive Dates: 1962-1977
Language(s): English
Extent: 1.25 Linear Feet (1 half Hollinger, 1 oversized box)
Collection Number: ms3969
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Lillian Britt Heinsohn (1893-1979) was a writer from Thomasville, Georgia. She wrote about her community in Southern Plantation, the Story of Labrah (1962), The Full Heart (1979), and the history of the Thomasville First Presbyterian Church in Saints and Sinners(1967).

Scope and Content

This collection contains correspondence from readers, family and her publisher to Ms. Heinsohn regarding her books Southern Plantation and Saints and Sinners. Also included are a radio script and scrapbook of clippings.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Lillian Britt Heinsohn papers, ms3969, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Authors -- Correspondence.
Heinsohn, Lillian Britt
Novelists, American -- 20th century.
Presbyterian Church -- Georgia.
Thomasville (Ga.)
Women novelists, American -- Georgia.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Correspondence - Southern Plantation, 1962-1974
12Correspondence and clippings - Saints and Sinners, 1968-1971
13Correspondence - family
14Correspondence - publisher, 1968-1969
15Radio script, 1962
1Scrapbook - clippings regarding Southern Plantation