Margaret Mitchell letters

Margaret Mitchell letters

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Mitchell, Margaret, 1900-1949
Title: Margaret Mitchell letters
Dates: 1936, 1941
Quantity: 1.0 folder (3 letters)
Coll. Number: ms3326

Biographical/Historical Note

Margaret Mitchell (1900-1949) was an American author who won the Pulitzer Prize in 1937 for Gone with the Wind.

For further information, see the article "Margaret Mitchell" at New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of three typewritten letters: dated Atlanta, Georgia, October 1, 1936, "Dear Mr. Sobol," signed "Margaret Mitchell," regarding Mitchell's opinion of Sobol's column regarding Scarlett O'Hara and Miss Betty Timmons; dated Atlanta, Georgia, August 15, 1941, "Dearest," signed "Peggy," regarding launching of the "Atlanta"; dated Atlanta, Georgia, September 2, 1941, "Dearest," signed "Peggy," regarding an invitation to the launching and Mitchell's health.

Index Terms

Mitchell, Margaret, 1900-1949 -- Gone with the wind

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Margaret Mitchell letters, ms 3326. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

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