|Title:||Rose Thompson papers|
|Quantity:||0.4 Linear feet (1 document box)|
|Abstract:||The collection consists of papers of Rose Thompson from 1940-1984. The papers include some correspondence; typescripts of stories of folklore used in Foxfire magazine; typescript of Hush Child! Can't You Hear the Music?, a book containing stories she collected; and photographs, mostly of African Americans in middle Georgia.|
Rose Thompson (1930- ), teacher and author, born in Greene County, Georgia. Worked in middle Georgia for the Farm Security Administration as a home supervisor in the 1930s and 1940s. Collected stories told to her by African American families she visited and published some in "Foxfire" magazine. In 1982, a collection of her works were published in HUSH CHILD! CAN'T YOU HEAR THE MUSIC?
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Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.
Rose Thompson papers. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.