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Hargrave collection

Hargrave collection

Descriptive Summary

Title: Hargrave collection
Creator: Hargrave, B.W.
Inclusive Dates: 1899-1906
Language(s): English
Extent: 2 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms4060
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

Collection consists mostly of correspondence between B.W. Hargrave and B.F. Johnson Publishing Company between 1899-1906 regarding the posthumous publication of the book "Wallannah: A Colonial Romance" by Will Loftin Hargrave. First folder includes correspondence between 1899-1900, two copies of the publication contract, and a letter from B.W. Hargrave's mother concerning the title of the book. Second folder includes correspondence between 1901-1906, including a letter from Henry Groves Connor, a lawyer and United States federal judge, and a letter from Marshall DeLancey Haywood, a historian and author from Raleigh, North Carolina. Includes an original copy of the book.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Hargrave collection, ms4060, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Authors -- Correspondence.
Authors, American -- Southern States.
B.F. Johnson Publishing Company
Hargrave, Will Loftin
Publishers and publishing -- Georgia.
Publishers and publishing.
Richmond (Va.)
Wilson (Wilson County, N.C.)

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Correspondence with publisher, 1899-1900
12Correspondence with publisher, 1901-1906