Ronda Rich papers

Ronda Rich papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Rich, Ronda
Title: Ronda Rich papers
Dates: 1999-2005
Quantity: 0.6 Linear feet (1 document box, 1 half box)
Coll. Number: ms3026

Biographical/Historical Note

Ronda Rich, an eleventh-generation Southerner, is the bestselling author of "What Southern Women Know (That Every Woman Should)" and a popular national columnist. She is a regular contributor to Georgia Public Television and Radio and speaks with Southern charm and humor at over a hundred events each year. She has appeared on dozens of television and radio shows. Ronda and her dachshund, Dixie Dew, make their home among the red clay hills of her native homeland where both spend a significant amount of time on the back porch. Ronda Rich website - Bio (Retrieved September 3, 2009)

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a manuscript of "What southern women know (that every woman should know)," rewrites, Reid's edit (a friend of Ms. Rich who agreed to edit the manuscript), 2nd revisions, 3rd revisions, final version as sent to Putnam on January 30, 1999, proofs of "What southern women know about flirting," and proofs from "The town that came a-courtin'."


Arranged by record type.

Index Terms

Authors, American--Georgia.
Manuscripts (document genre)
Manuscripts for publication.
Proofs (printed matter)
Rich, Ronda -- The town that came a-courtin'
Rich, Ronda -- What southern women know (that every woman should know)
Rich, Ronda -- What southern women know about flirting
Women authors, American--Georgia.
Women--Southern States.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Ronda Rich papers. MS 3026. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11 What Southern Women Know (That Every Woman Should Know)
2Reid's Edits
32nd Revisions - Southern Women
4Third Revisions
5Final Version as Sent to Putnam, January 30, 1999
21 ...Flirting
2 Town That Came A-Courtin'