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Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings correspondence and manuscripts

Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings correspondence and manuscripts

Descriptive Summary

Title: Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings correspondence and manuscripts
Creator: Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan, 1896-1953
Creator: Berg, Norman S.
Inclusive Dates: 1933-1953
Language: English
Extent: 1 Linear Feet (2 document boxes, 1 half box)
Collection Number: ms566
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Norman S. Berg, publisher with MacMillan Company, Atlanta, Georgia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists mainly of correspondence between Norman S. Berg and Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings from 1933-1953. The letters from Rawlings, mainly from Cross Creek (Fla.), Van Hornesville (N.Y.), and St. Augustine (Fla.), are of a personal nature discussing both professional and personal matters. The collection also consists of a type draft of the Sojourner, a partial type and manuscript draft of Centennial (unpublished), and forty-eight sheets of unpublished poems.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged by record type.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings correspondence and manuscripts, ms566, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

American literature.
Manuscripts (documents)
Poetry.
Women authors, American.
Women poets, American.

Related Collections in this Repository

Related materials located in other repositories: Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Papers, Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida .


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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11The Sojourner (Type draft) Chapter I-VI
 
12The Sojourner (Type draft) Chapter VII-XII
 
13The Sojourner (Type draft) Chapter XIII-XVII
 
14The Sojourner (Type draft) Chapter XVIII-XXI
 
15The Sojourner (Type draft) Chapter XXII-XXVII
 
16The Sojourner (Type draft) Chapter XXVIII-XXXII
 
17The Sojourner (Type draft) Chapter XXXIII-XXXVII
 
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21The Sojourner (Type draft) Chapter XXXVIII-XLII
 
22The Sojourner (Type draft) Chapter XLIII-XLIV
 
23Centennial manuscript draft, pp. 1-15 *Correction: from The Alexandrians by Charles Mills The Sojourner
 
24Centennial type draft, pp. 1-63 *Correction: from The Alexandrians by Charles Mills
 
25Poems
 
26Notes, envelopes, clippings, Scribners' Book List
 
27Correspondence, 1933-1940
 
28Correspondence, 1941-1945
 
29Correspondence, 1946- June 1947
 
210Correspondence, June 1947-February 1949
 
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31Correspondence, March 1949-September 1949
 
32Correspondence, October 1949-April 1950
 
33Correspondence, May-September 1950
 
34Correspondence, October 1950-April 1951
 
35Correspondence, May 1951-March 1952
 
36Correspondence, April-December 1952
 
37Correspondence, January 1953-no date