Samuel Y. Tupper, Jr. papers

Samuel Y. Tupper, Jr. papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Tupper, Samuel, 1904-
Title: Samuel Y. Tupper, Jr. papers
Dates: 1937-1950
Quantity: 0.4 Linear feet (1 document box)
Abstract:The collection consists of several typescripts of Mr. Tupper, the Atlantan who is the author of Some Go Up and Old Lady's Shoes. Included here is the typescript of an unpublished novel, The Queen's Fugitive. In addition, there are the short stories and sketches, "Helen Faced Two Ways," "Hotels of Valdosta," "In Case of Accident, Notify --," several drafts of "Queen and Three Ladies," and "Southeastern Fair Association." Three letters from 1937, 1941, and 1950, also pertain to his literary output, one commenting on The Queen's Fugitive. Other material includes his educational record while a student at the University of Georgia and baptismal and other personal data.
Coll. Number: ms1358

Biographical/Historical Note

Samuel Tupper Jr., who worked as an editor and writer for the WPA guide, wrote the well-received novel Old Lady's Shoes (1934), which provides an insider's view of life in Atlanta during the depression.


Arrangement

Arranged in chronological order.


Index Terms

Authors, American--Georgia--Atlanta.
Baptismal certificates.
Baptismal records--Georgia.
Correspondence.
Grading and marking (Students)--Georgia--Athens.
Personal papers.
Short stories.
Tupper, Samuel, 1904- -- Correspondence
Typescripts.
University of Georgia. -- Students

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Samuel Y. Tupper, Jr. papers, 1937-1950. MS 1358. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Material

Related materials available in the following collections of this repository: Samuel Tupper; Dorothy Canfield Fisher letters.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Correspondence, 18 February 1937
 
2Correspondence, 9 July 1941
 
3Correspondence, 16 May 1950
 
4Personal Stationery
 
5Family Baptismal Letters
 
6United States Naval Air Corps
 
7University of Georgia Transcripts
 
8Photographs
 
9Writings - Helen Faced Two Ways
 
10Writings - Hotels of Valdosta
 
11Writings - In Case of Accident, Notify...
 
12Writings - Queen and Three Ladies Draft One
 
13Writings - Queen and Three Ladies Draft Two
 
14Writings - Queen and Three Ladies Draft Two Revised
 
15Writings - Queen and Three Ladies Final Draft
 
16Writings - The Queen's Fugitive Book I
 
17Writings - The Queen's Fugitive Book II
 
18Writings - Southeastern Fair Association