|Creator:||Burns, Olive Ann|
|Title:||Olive Ann Burns Sparks postcard to Emily B. Calhoun|
|Dates:||1985 August 30|
|Quantity:||1.0 folder (1 postcard)|
"Olive Ann Burns was a professional writer, journalist, and columnist for most of her life. She published two novels, one posthumously, and for many years was a staff writer for Atlanta newspapers and the Atlanta Journal Magazine. Her most notable achievement was Cold Sassy Tree, a novel that describes rural southern life and a young boy's coming-of-age at the turn of the century." - "Olive Ann Burns." New Georgia Encyclopedia. http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org (Retrieved July 31, 2008)
A postcard from Olive Ann Burn Sparks to Emily Calhoun in Atlanta. She thanked Ms. Calhoun for writing her about Cold Sassy Tree and mentions the art of journal writing. The postcard is dated August 30, 1985.
Olive Ann Burns Sparks postcard to Emily B. Calhoun, ms 2867. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.
Related collections in this repository: Olive Ann Burns papers, 1945-1990.