Margaret Mitchell and Ellen Elliott letters

Margaret Mitchell and Ellen Elliott letters

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Mitchell, Margaret, 1900-1949 -- Correspondence
Title: Margaret Mitchell and Ellen Elliott letters
Dates: 1937
Quantity: 1.0 folder (2 letters)
Coll. Number: ms2513

Biographical/Historical Note

Margaret Mitchell (1900-1949) was an American author who won the Pulitzer Prize in 1937 for Gone with the Wind.

For further information, see the article "Margaret Mitchell" at New Georgia Encyclopedia.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of two typewritten letters: dated Atlanta, Georgia, October 5, 1937, "Dear Miss Elliott," signed "Margaret Mitchell," regarding an invitation to speak at a book fair in Canada, and Gone with the wind; dated October 12, 1937, "Dear Miss Mitchell," signed "Ellen Elliott," regarding Mitchell's decision to forgo the book fair.


Index Terms

Book industries and trade--Exhibitions--History--20th century.
Correspondence
Mitchell, Margaret, 1900-1949 -- Gone with the wind

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Margaret Mitchell and Ellen Elliott letters, ms 2513. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Folder
1Letters, 1937