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William Thomas Dumas scrapbook

William Thomas Dumas scrapbook

Descriptive Summary

Title: William Thomas Dumas scrapbook
Creator: Dumas, William Thomas, 1858-1926
Inclusive Dates: 1880-1896
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 volume(s)
Collection Number: ms849
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

William Thomas Dumas (1858-1926) was a Georgia poet, born in Barnsville, Georgia.

For additional information see: The South in History and Literature, Ga Room PS261 .R975.

Scope and Content

A scrapbook documenting the career of poet William Thomas Dumas from 1880 to 1896. The scrapbook contains clippings of Dumas' poems published in various newspapers; reviews or laudatory comments on his poetry; and letters from Joel Chandler Harris, Henry W. Grady, Bishop Haygood, Harry Stillwell Edwards, and Paul Hamilton Hayne.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

William Thomas Dumas scrapbook, ms849, 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 poetry.
Edwards, Harry Stillwell, 1855-1938
Grady, Henry Woodfin, 1850-1889
Harris, Joel Chandler, 1848-1908
Haygood, Atticus G. (Atticus Greene), 1839-1896
Hayne, Paul Hamilton, 1830-1886
Poets, American -- Georgia.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Scrapbook, 1880-1896