Lillian Smith and Paula Snelling letters

Lillian Smith and Paula Snelling letters

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Smith, Lillian Eugenia, 1897-1966
Creator: Snelling, Paula
Title: Lillian Smith and Paula Snelling letters
Dates: 1943-1955
Quantity: 0.25 Linear feet 1 box
Coll. Number: ms2337

Biographical/Historical Note

Lillian Smith (1897-1966) was an author, lecturer, and human rights advocate.

For more information, see the article "Lillian Smith (1897-1966)" at New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of correspondence of a personal nature, regarding health and family matters, but some discuss Smith's activities while on lecture tours. Includes an editorial from 1951 calling Smith's book "Strange Tripe."

Index Terms

American literature.
Women authors, American--Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Lillian Smith and Paula Snelling letters, ms2337, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Conditions Governing Use note

Permission to quote from the collection must be obtained from the Lillian Smith estate.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11-8Correspondence, 1943-1955 ( 2.0 item(s) )