Corra Harris papers

Corra Harris papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Harris, Corra, 1869-1935
Title: Corra Harris papers
Dates: circa 1910-1925
Quantity: 0.5 Linear feet 1 box
Coll. Number: ms3015

Biographical/Historical Note

"Corra Mae White Harris (1869-1935) was a novelist from Georgia, best known for her first novel, A Circuit Rider's Wife."

For further information, see the article "Corra Harris" at New Georgia Encylcopedia.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of the following typescripts by Corra Harris: My Son; Communique from the Allies of the Allied Armies; Living Water; The Big End; My Own Life; Outline of My Life. Typescripts are undated.

Index Terms

Women authors, American--Georgia.

Administrative Information

Custodial History note

Gift of William Lee.

Preferred Citation note

Corra Harris papers, ms 3015, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11 My Son 41 pages, circa 1910-1925
(missing page 23)
2 Communiqué From the Allies of the Allied Armies 34 pages, circa 1910-1925
3 Living Water 23 Pages, circa 1910-1925
(Part III, incomplete)
4 The Big End MC Horton 203-204 National City County Building Atlanta GA 203 pages 37 Chapters, circa 1910-1925
(appears complete)
5 My Own Life 23 pages, circa 1910-1925
(alternate beginning)
6 My Own Life 31 pages, circa 1910-1925
(hand written name and address beginning version)
7 My Own Life 25 pages, circa 1910-1925
(unmarked chapter)
8 My Own Life 23 pages Part 5, circa 1910-1925
9 My Own Life 26 pages Part 6, circa 1910-1925
10 My Own Life 24 pages Part 7, circa 1910-1925
11 My Own Life 22 pages Part 8, circa 1910-1925
12 My Own Life 14 pages Part 9, circa 1910-1925
13Outline of My Life (?) 6 sheets, circa 1910-1925
4 with writing, 2 without