Doris Buchanan Smith papers

Doris Buchanan Smith papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Smith, Doris Buchanan
Title: Doris Buchanan Smith papers
Dates: 1970-1979
Quantity: 6.8 Linear feet 17 boxes
Coll. Number: ms2035

Biographical/Historical Note

Doris Buchanan Smith (1973-2002) was a novelist, and award-winning author of children's literature.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of correspondence from children who met her or read her works, correspondence from publishers, book reviews, materials relating to Ms. Smith's speaking engagements, and manuscripts of her many works.

Index Terms

Children's literature.
Manuscripts (documents)
Women authors, American--Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Doris Buchanan Smith papers, ms2035, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing


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
8Correspondence-William Morrow, 1975-1976
9-14Correspondence-Paul R. Reynolds, Inc., Anne Flags and John Hawkins, 1971-1982
15Correspondence - A Taste of Blackberries
16Correspondence-Viking Penguin, Inc.

2. General

31Article for - The Advocate - University of Georgia
2Article by D.B. Smith in Georgia Journal , 1980
3Publicity - Last Was Lloyd
4-5Publicity, 1973-1975
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

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
7 Maudie
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
3 Salted Lemons - Notes and Revisions- folder 7
131 Stephanie Stone - Chapters 1-4
2 Stephanie Stone - Chapters 5-10
3 Stephanie Stone - Chapters 11-16
4 Stephanie Stone - Chapters 17-20 (end)
5-12 Stephanie Stone-Notes and Revisions
141-3 A Taste of Blackberries
4 A Taste 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