Ruby Lorraine Radford manuscripts

Ruby Lorraine Radford manuscripts

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: Ruby Lorraine Radford manuscripts
Dates: 1961-1969
Quantity: 0.2 Linear feet (1 half box)
Coll. Number: ms322(m).TEMP

Biographical/Historical Note

Ruby Lorraine Radford (1891-197x) wrote and published over 50 books, many starring women as central characters as well as several focusing on Georgia history. She also wrote under the pseudonym "Marcia Ford."


Scope and Content Note

This collection contains the manuscripts of a few of Miss Radford's books, with correspondence concerning some of them. Included are: The Secret of Ocean house (MSS and correspondence regarding); Juliette Low: Girl Scout Founder (MSS only); James Edward Oglethorpe (MSS only); Sequoya (MSS only); and Prelude to Fame: Crawford Long's Discovery of Anaesthesia (MSS and correspondence regarding).


Index Terms

Georgia--History.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Ruby Lorraine Radford manuscripts, MS 322. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11 The Secret of Ocean House. New York, Abelard-Schuman, 1961
Manuscript and correspondence regarding it.
 
2 James Edward Oglethorpe. Champaign, Ill. Garrard Publishing Co., 1968
Manuscript.
 
3 Juliette Low: Girl Scout Founder. Champaign, Ill. Garrard Publishing Co., 1965
Manuscript.
 
4 Sequoya. New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1969
Manuscript.
 
5 Prelude to Fame: Crawford Long's Discovery of Anaesthesia. Los Altos, Calif., Geron-X, 1969
Manuscript and correspondence regarding it.