Doris Buchanan Smith papers

Doris Buchanan Smith papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Smith, Doris Buchanan
Title: Doris Buchanan Smith papers
Dates: 1970-1979
Quantity: 6.8 Linear feet (17 document boxes)
Abstract:The collection consists of papers of Doris Buchanan Smith from 1970-1979. The papers include correspondence from children who met her or read her works, correspondence from publishers, book reviews, materials relating to her speaking engagements, and manuscripts of her many works.
Coll. Number: ms2035

Biographical/Historical Note

Doris Buchanan Smith, Georgia author of children's literature.


Arranged by record type.

Index Terms

Children's literature, American--20th century.
Manuscripts (document genre)
Women authors, American--Georgia.

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.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Doris Buchanan Smith papers. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing


Series 1: Correspondence

11-8Correspondence-from children
21Correspondence-T.Y. Crowel & J.B. Lippincott
2Correspondence-Thomas Y. Crowell, publishers, 1975
3Correspondence-Thomas Y. Crowell, publishers, 1976-1980
4Correspondence-Fan Mail
5Correspondence-Four Winds Press
6Correspondence-Last was Lloyd
7Correspondence-Moonshadow of Cherry Mountain-correspondence
8Correspondence-William Morrow, 1975-76
9Correspondence-Paul R. Reynolds, Inc., Anne Flags and John Hawkins, 1971-72
10Correspondence-Paul R. Reynolds, Inc., 1972-73
11Correspondence-Paul R. Reynolds, 1973
12Correspondence-Paul R. Reynolds, 1975-76
13Correspondence-Paul R. Reynolds, Inc., 1980-81-82
14Correspondence-Paul R. Reynolds, Inc., 1970's
15Correspondence-"A Taste of Blackberries"
16Correspondence-Viking Penguin, Inc.

Series 2: General

31Article for The ADVOCATE-University of Ga.
2Artice of D.B. Smith in Georgia Journal, Nov. Dec. 1980
3Publicity- Last Was Lloyd
4Publicity, 1975
5Publicity, 1973 & 1974
6Reviews- A Taste of Blackberries
7Reviews- Tough Chauncey
8Reviews- Kelly's Creek
9Reviews- Up and Over
10Reviews- Dreams and Drummers
11Reviews- Salted Lemons
41-6Speaking Engagements
7Term paper on Doris Buchanan Smith, 1975
8Wurlitzer Foundation

Series 3: Manuscripts

51-4 Ancil Witherspoon
5-8 Drumsticks and Dappled Dreams
9-10 Drumsticks and Dappled Dreams galleys
11"The Ghost of Robert"
61-7 Kick A Stone Home
8-9"Kick A Stone Home" Notes
71-8 Last Was Lloyd
9-11 Last Was Lloyd-galleys
81-2 Last Was Lloyd-(The Olive Shell) Original
3-4 Last Was Lloyd- Second Draft
5"The Many Moods of Matthew Moody"
6"To Market, To Market, to Find a Fat Job"
8-12 Moonshadow of Cherry Mountain
13 Moonshadow of Cherry Mountain Chapter Outline
91-5 On Heels of Spring-Manuscript
6-10 On Heels of Spring -Manuscript by D.B. Smith
101-6 On Heels of Spring. Notes and Revisions
7 On Heels of Spring- Notes
8 On Heels of Spring- Research
9 On Heels of Spring- Research Materials-Special Olympics
10 On Heels of Spring- Research Materials-Clippings
11"One King Size Bed Makes a Fine Family Room"
111"Re-entry: First Week Back"
2-5 Salted Lemons-Manuscript
6-7 Salted Lemons-Galleys
8-11"...Salted Lemons..."-Notes & Revisions
121-8"Salted Lemons" Notes and Revisions
131 Stephanie Stone-Chpts. 1-4
2 Stephanie Stone-Chpts. 5-10
3 Stephanie Stone-Chpts. 11-16
4 Stephanie Stone-Chpts. 17-20 (end)
5-12 Stephanie Stone-Notes and Revisions
141-3"A Taste of Blackberries"
4Taste of Blackberries-Galleys
5"A Taste of Blackberries"
6-9 Tough Chauncey
151-4 The Pruning of Chauncey Childs
5Correspondence - The Pruning of Chauncey Childs
6-9 The Pruning of Chauncey Childs
161-3 The Pruning of Chauncey Childs Notes & Revisions
4-7 The Pruning of Chauncey Childs (Original manuscript of Tough Chauncey before changes)
8-10 The Pruning of Chauncey Childs Galleys
171-5 The Pruning of Chauncey Childs- galleys
6-7 Up And Over Galleys later titled On Heels of Spring
123"Salted Lemons" Notes and Revisions- folder 7