Lillian Smith and Paula Snelling letters

Lillian Smith and Paula Snelling letters

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
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 between Lillian Smith and Paula Snelling from 1943-1955. Letters are mainly of a personal nature, regarding health and family matters, but some discuss Smith's activities while on lecture tours.


Index Terms

American literature--20th century.
Correspondence
Women authors, American--Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Lillian Smith and Paula Snelling letters, ms 2337, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Restrictions

Conditions Governing Use note

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


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
111943
 
21944
 
31946
 
41950
 
51951
 
61952
 
71953
 
81955