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Mary Rose Taylor collection regarding Tom Wolfe

Mary Rose Taylor collection regarding Tom Wolfe

Descriptive Summary

Title: Mary Rose Taylor collection regarding Tom Wolfe
Creator: Wolfe, Tom (1930-2018)
Inclusive Dates: 1987-2007
Language(s): English
Extent: .5 Linear Feet
Collection Number: ms4459
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Journalist Mary Rose Taylor founded the Margaret Mitchell House and Museum. She met journalist and author Tom Wolfe in college and the two worked together on several projects. Taylor invited Wolfe to give the inaugural address to at the opening of the Mitchell House and Museum and Wolfe included Taylor in the dedication to his novel A Man in Full.

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Scope and Content

The collection consists primarily of correspondence between Mary Rose Taylor and Tom Wolfe, a file related to the 2004 Margaret Mitchell House and Museum fundraising event, and clippings related to Wolfe's A Man in Full.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Item, box, folder], Mary Rose Taylor collection regarding Tom Wolfe, ms4459, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

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Subject Terms

Authors, American.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11-2Correspondence, 1987-2007
13Tom Wolfe event in support of Margaret Mitchell House, 2004
15Tom Wolfe cartoon, Mike Luckovich
16Clippings, 1998, 2006, 2019