|Creator:||Caldwell, Erskine, 1903-1987|
|Title:||Erskine Caldwell collection|
|Quantity:||0.2 Linear feet (1 half box)|
Erskine Caldwell (1903 – 1987) was an author who grew up in the American South. He is most famous for his novels Tobacco Road and God's Little Acre, which won him critical acclaim because of his writings about poverty, racism and social problems in the South. He became controversial among his fellow Southerners, however, because they felt like he was was deprecating the people and culture of the region.
This collection consists of typescripts, photographs, and publicity from author Erskine Caldwell.
Arranged by record type; typescripts in alphabetical order by title.
Erskine Caldwell collection, MS 3570. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.
The Hargrett Library holds over a dozen collections of Erskine Caldwell materials. Those most related to this collection include the Erskine Caldwell papers and collections of typescripts under collection numbers MS 1156, MS 2330, and MS 2673. Please contact a reference archivist for a full listing of the Erskine Caldwell collections at the Hargrett Library.