|Creator:||Caldwell, Erskine, 1903-1987|
|Title:||Erskine Caldwell papers|
|Quantity:||0.6 Linear feet (1 document box, 1 oversized folder A, 1 oversized folder C)|
Erskine Caldwell was born in White Oak, Georgia in December 1903 and died in April 1987 in Paradise Valley, Arizona. He was an American author, most famous for his books about the South that centered on issues of poverty, racism, and other social issues. He wrote God's Little Acre and Tobacco Road. He lived throughout the country, but mainly focused on the South in his writings.
The collection consists of photographs, posters, certificates, a copy of the page proof of "In search of Bisco" (1965), article and newspaper clippings, and varied correspondence.
Arranged by record type.
Erskine Caldwell papers. MS 2358. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.