Edd Winfield Parks papers

Edd Winfield Parks papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Parks, Aileen West
Creator: Parks, Edd Winfield, 1906-1968
Title: Edd Winfield Parks papers
Dates: 1925-1970
Quantity: 2.0 Linear feet 4 boxes
Coll. Number: ms2415

Biographical/Historical Note

Dr. Edd Winfield Parks (1906-1968) was a literary scholar and a professor at the University of Georgia from 1935-1968. Dr. Parks received a bachelor's degree from Harvard and a master's and doctorate from Vanderbilt University. He served as a captain in U.S. Army intelligence during World War II.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of correspondence and typed manuscripts of Parks' writings, research notes, and tax materials. The correspondence is mostly between Parks, fellow critics, and southern literary scholars particularly those involved in the fugitive/agrarian movement. The collection also contains correspondence between Parks, his publishers, and editors as well as letters from his wife, Aileen Wells Parks.

Index Terms

Agrarians (Group of writers)
American literature.
Authors, American--Georgia.
Manuscripts (documents)

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Edd Winfield Parks papers, ms2415, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Material

For related materials at the Hargrett Library, see also Edd Winfield Parks papers, ms290.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing


1. Subject Files

11Alice Stockell Bookshop
2Biology / genealogy
3Book covers/ promo material
6Class notes: criticism
7Class notes: drama
9Cocking-Talmadge Affair, 1941
10Correspondence: A-B
11Correspondence: AAUP
12Correspondence: Allen, John D.
13Correspondence: American Book Company
14Correspondence: Beatty, Richmond C.
15Correspondence: Binkley, W.C.
16Correspondence: Blodgett, Harold
17Correspondence: Boone, Jack
18Correspondence: Brown, Calvin
19Correspondence: C
20Correspondence: Caldwell, Harmon
21Correspondence: Campbell, Harry
22Correspondence: Cappon, Lester J.
23Correspondence: Cardwell, Guy
24Correspondence: Cargill, Oscar
25Correspondence: Cheney, Fannie
26Correspondence: Clark, Harry
27Correspondence: Coleman, Kenneth
28Correspondence: Coons, Arthur G.
29Correspondence: Craddock, Charles E.
30Correspondence: Cumberland University
31Correspondence: Curry, Walter C.
32Correspondence: D-G
33Correspondence: Davidson, Donald
34Correspondence: Davidson, Philip
35Correspondence: Davis, Carroll
36Correspondence: Decker, Betty
37Correspondence: Dickerson, L.M.
38Correspondence: Dictionary of American Biography
39Correspondence: English, Thomas H.
40Correspondence: Farrar & Rinehart
21Correspondence: Fidler, William
2Correspondence: Forque, Norman W.
3Correspondence: Frierson, Cynthia
4Correspondence: Frost, Robert
5Correspondence: Fuller, Sue
6Correspondence: Gale Research
7Correspondence: Gilbert, Allan
8Correspondence: Gohdes, Clarence
9Correspondence: H-K
10Correspondence: Haddon
11Correspondence: Head, Cloyd
12Correspondence: Hightower, John D.
13Correspondence: Holton, Holland
14Correspondence: Hubbell, Jay
15Correspondence: Knickerbocker, William
16Correspondence: Knight, Grant
17Correspondence: L-Ma
18Correspondence: Lawrence, Elwood
19Correspondence: Leeper, Mary
20Correspondence: Leisy, Ernest
21Correspondence: Magazines
22Correspondence: Me-O
23Correspondence: Meine, Franklin
24Correspondence: Moore, Frazier
25Correspondence: Neely, Rae S.
26Correspondence: Ogden, Carroll
27Correspondence: Owsley, Frank
28Correspondence: P-R
29Correspondence: Paine, Gregory
30Correspondence: Parks, Aileen Wells
31Correspondence: Parks, Aileen Wells
32Correspondence: Parks, Bill
33Correspondence: Parks, Mrs. E.W. Sr.
34Correspondence: Parks, E.W. Sr.
35Correspondence: Parks, Jack
36Correspondence: Parks, Sherrill
37Correspondence: Peale, Marjorie
38Correspondence: Percy, William A.
39Correspondence: Pindyck, Frances
40Correspondence: Powell, B.E.
41Correspondence: Prentice-Hall
42Correspondence: S
43Correspondence: school children
44Correspondence: Signal Corps
45Correspondence: Smith, Harry
46Correspondence: Smith, Lillian
47Correspondence: Southall, Maycie
48Correspondence: Stirling, Alison
49Correspondence: T-W
50Correspondence: Tate, Allen
51Correspondence: Taft, Kendall
52Correspondence: Thompson, Eva
53Correspondence: unidentified
54Correspondence: Walker, Jack
55Correspondence: Walker, Roosevelt
56Correspondence: Walsh, Tom
57Correspondence: Warren, Austin
58Correspondence: Warren, Robert Penn
31Correspondence: Webb, William R.
2Correspondence: Wilson, William
3Correspondence: Young, Stark
4Craddock, Charles Egbert
5Essays on Southern literature; by others
6Fellowships/grant applications
7Fugitive/Agrarian movement
8Legal papers
9Macon Writers' Club
11 The New Southern Argonaut
14Poems; Aileen Parks
16Scrapbook (copies)
17Simms, William Gilmore; research
18Southeastern American Studies Assn.
19Southern Humanities Conference; letterhead
24Timrod, Henry; research

2. Writings

41Writings: Black Bear and Puppy
2Writings: The Choice
3Writings: College Beowulf
4Writings : Craddock, Charles Egbert
5Writings: Dawn in the Woods
6Writings: Facts Relating to William Gilmore Simm' 'Mother Goose'
7Writings: The Faded Banners...; review
8Writings: History of Negro Education in Georgia
9Writings: A Matter of Success
10Writings: Memory of Days
11Writings: Ninth Inning Pete
12Writings: On Visiting Bornholm
13Writings: poems
14Writings: Poetic Justice
15Writings: reviews
16Writings: Sut Lovingood's Travels...; introduction
17Writings: The Study of Southern Literature
18Writings: Teddy Roosevelt's First Dear Hunt
19Writings: Three Scandinavian Sculptors
20Writings: The Three Streams of Southern Humor
21Writings: Timrod, Henry