Erskine Caldwell collection

Erskine Caldwell collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Caldwell, Erskine, 1903-1987
Title: Erskine Caldwell collection
Dates: 1930s-1980s
Quantity: 0.25 Linear feet (1 box)
Coll. Number: ms3570

Biographical/Historical Note

Erskine Caldwell (1903-1987) was an American author born in White Oak, Georgia.

For further information, see the article "Erskine Caldwell" at New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of typescripts of stories written by Erskine Caldwell, photographs of Caldwell, and publicity notices and newspaper clippings regarding Caldwell from the 1930s-1980s.


Arranged by record type. Typescripts are in alphabetical order by title.

Index Terms

Clippings (information artifacts)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Erskine Caldwell collection, ms 3570, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11 Blue boy typescript
2 Carnival typescript
3 Cold Winter typescript
4 Evelyn and the Rest of Us typescript
5 Fly in the Coffin typescript
6 Girl Ellen typescript
7 Memorandum typescript
8 Saturday Afternoon typescript
9 Snacker typescript
10 Strawberry Season typescript
11 A Swell-looking Girl typescript
12 When the Girls Were Different typescript
13 Uncle Henry's Love Nest typescript
17Publicity notices