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Frances Newman papers

Frances Newman papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Frances Newman papers
Creator: Newman, Frances, 1883-1928
Inclusive Dates: 1914-1989
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 Linear Feet 1 box, 1 oversize folder
Collection Number: ms4228
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Frances Newman (1883-1928) was an author, translator, and librarian from Atlanta, Georgia. She is best known for her novels The Hard-Boiled Virgin (1926) and Dead Lovers Are Faithful Lovers (1928). For more information on Frances Newman, see the New Georgia Encyclopedia article.

Scope and Content

This collection contains correspondence, typesetter's copy, galley proofs, photographs, and writing by and about Frances Newman including a dissertation written by Valerie Lassman from 1996.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Frances Newman papers, ms4228, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Authors -- Correspondence.
Authors, American -- Georgia.
Authors, American -- Photographs.
Galley proofs.
Newman, Frances, 1883-1928
Women authors -- Georgia.

Related Collections in this Repository

Related materials in this repository: Adrienne Battey papers regarding Frances Newman, ms1009.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Correspondence - Margaret Patterson from Frances Newman
12Correspondence - Margaret and John Patterson
13Correspondence - Louis Rucker from Frances Newman
14Correspondence - publishing, 1927, 1985-1989
15Correspondence - Emory University, 1964, 1988-1989
16Writing fragments - Frances Newman
17Typescript - The Short Story's Mutations
18Typsetter's copy with notes - Six Moral Tales of Jules Laforgue
19Galley proof - Frances Newman's Letters
110Photograph - Susan Bryant Long
111Photograph - Louis Rucker
113Georgia Review - vol.14, no. 4 - Frances Newman article, 1960
114Valerie Lassman - correspondence, dissertation, 1996, 1998
115Valerie Lassman - dissertation continued, 1996
116Galley proofs - Arlie Gelston by Roger Sergel, 1923
1Passport - Frances Newman
1Photograph - Frances Newman
1Photograph - Frances Newman, signed