Corra Harris "In search of a husband" manuscript

Corra Harris "In search of a husband" manuscript

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Harris, Corra, 1869-1935
Title: Corra Harris "In search of a husband" manuscript
Dates: 1922-1923
Quantity: 0.5 Linear feet 1 box
Coll. Number: ms3280

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 a manuscript titled "In search of a husband," by Corra Harris. The manuscript is inscribed: “Presented to Oglethorpe University with the hope that this copy may be of service to some student of the craft of writing. Corra Harris, In the rally, March 17th 1922.” The collection also consists of two letters written on Corra Harris, Rydal, Georgia letterhead: dated March 29, 1922, to “Mrs. Katherine Connerat,” regarding Connerat’s letter, a gift to Oglethorpe University, and an article Harris is working on for Ladies Home Journal; dated April 27, 1922, “Dear Mrs. Connerat,” regarding books sent to Connerat, and an invitation sent from Connerat.

Index Terms

Manuscripts (documents)
Oglethorpe University (Atlanta, Ga.).
Women authors, American--Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Corra Harris "In search of a husband" manuscript, ms 3280, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11-3Manuscript & letters, 1922-1923