John R. Woodward papers

John R. Woodward papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Woodward, John R.
Title: John R. Woodward papers
Dates: circa 1908-1971
Quantity: 17.2 Linear feet (43 document boxes)
Coll. Number: ms1579

Biographical/Historical Note

John R. Woodard was a journalist and author of the feature "About Dogs," which appeared in the Georgian-American, Atlanta journal and The Atlanta constitution. He also wrote a variety of short stories about dogs.

John Woodward was a journalist and authored the feature "ABOUT DOGS" appearing in the Georgian-American, Atlanta Journal and The Atlanta Constitution. He also wrote a variety of short stories on and about dogs.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists mostly of the writings and correspondence of John R. Woodward. Many of the writings are stories about dogs. Also included are photographs and photo negatives of dogs, as well as additional printed materials containing stories by Woodward.

In this preliminary sorting the correspondence, both business and personal, is arranged chronologically. The news articles "ABOUT DOGS" were destroyed, but they can be found in either the Georgian-American, Atlanta Journal or The Atlanta Constitution. Most of the writings are stories about dogs. The miscellaneous material consists of dog photographs and printed materials containing stories by Woodward. Photo negatives of dogs are also included in this collection.


Arrangement

This collection is not yet fully processed, but has been roughly arranged into the following series: Series 1. Correspondence (chronological); Series 2. Financial Materials; Series 3. Writings and Printed Materials; Series 4. Miscellaneous; and Series 5. Photographs.


Index Terms

Animal stories.
Authors, American--20th century--Correspondence.
Correspondence.
Dogs--Fiction.
Dogs--Photographs.
Fiction.
Journalists--Georgia--Correspondence.
Negatives (photographic)
Photographs.
Woodward, John R. -- Correspondence

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

John R. Woodward papers, MS 1579. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Processing Information

In this preliminary sorting the correspondence, both business and personal, is arranged chronologically. The news articles "ABOUT DOGS" were destroyed, but they can be found in either the Georgian-American, Atlanta Journal or The Atlanta Constitution. Most of the writings are stories about dogs. The miscellaneous material consists of dog photographs and printed materials containing stories by Woodward. Photo negatives of dogs are also included in this collection.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 

Series 1: Correspondence

Box
11908-1919
Box
21920-1929
Box
31930-1939
Box
41934-1935
Box
51936-1937
Box
61938-1939
Box
71940-1949
Box
81940-1942
Box
91943-1949
Box
101950-1959
Box
111950-1954
Box
121955-1959
Box
131960-1961
Box
141962-1963
Box
151964-1965
Box
161966-1967
Box
171968-1971
Box
18Unsorted
 

Series 2: Receipts and Statements

Box
18Series 2 Receipts and Statements
 

Series 3: Writings and Printed Materials

Box
19Miscellaneous: GA. printed materials
Box
20Printed materials containing articles by Woodward
Box
21Writings
Box
22Writings
Box
23Writings
Box
24Writings
Box
25Writings
Box
26Writings
Box
27Writings
Box
28Writings
Box
29Writings
Box
30Writings
Box
31Writings
Box
32Writings
Box
33Unidentified Writings
 

Series 4: Miscellaneous

Box
34Misc.
Box
35Misc.
Box
36Misc.
Box
37Misc.
 

Series 5: Photographs

Box
38Pictures
Box
39Pictures
Box
40Pictures
Box
41Pictures
Box
42Negatives
Box
43Negatives