Frances Bryant Godwin papers

Frances Bryant Godwin papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Godwin, Frances Bryant, 1892-1975
Title: Frances Bryant Godwin papers
Dates: 1900-1975
Quantity: 10.0 Linear feet 7 boxes, 3 oversized boxes
Coll. Number: ms3755

Biographical/Historical Note

Frances “Tiny” Bryant Godwin (August 7, 1892- March 1975) studied art first under her father and then at various places in American and Europe. An example of her sculpture is on permanent exhibit at Brookgreen Gardens, South Carolina. She was primarily a sculptor, but also practiced sketching, photography, and watercolors.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of Frances Bryant Godwin's correspondence, journals, and other personal writings, notes regarding her artistic ventures, as well as genealogical information about the Bryant and Godwin families. Photographs, estate materials, manuscripts, watercolors and sketches are also included.


Index Terms

Bryant family
Correspondence.
Drawings (visual works)
Godwin, Frances Bryant, 1892-1975
Photographs.
Sculpture (visual work)
Sculpture--Photographs.
Sketchbooks.
Sketches.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Frances Bryant Godwin papers, ms3755, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 

1. Papers

BoxFolder
11Correspondence, 1890-1899
2Correspondence, 1900-1904
3Correspondence, 1905-1909
4Correspondence, 1910-1914
5Correspondence, 1915-1919
6Correspondence, 1920-1924
7Correspondence, 1925-1929
8Correspondence, 1930-1934
9Correspondence, 1935-1939
10Correspondence, 1940-1944
11Correspondence, 1945-1949
12Correspondence, 1950-1954
13Correspondence, 1955-1959
14Correspondence, 1960-1964
15Correspondence, 1965-1959
16Correspondence - Undated
17Greeting Cards
18Postcards (blank)
19Clippings
20Property information
21Genealogy
22Family legal documents, 1910-1919
23Family legal documents, 1920-1929
24Family legal documents, 1930-1939
25Family legal documents, 1940-1949
26Family legal documents, 1950-1959
27Family legal documents, 1960-1969
28Family legal documents, 1970-1979
29Family legal documents - undated
30Frances Bryant Godwin Estate: Slides
31Frances Bryant Godwin Estate: Appraisal and Inventory
32Frances Bryant Godwin Estate: will, other documents
33Frances Bryant Godwin Estate: Mrs. Henry Gurdon Marquand
34C. B. Rowland research on Frances Bryant Godwin
35Dream diary, 1930-1939
36Dream diary, 1940-1949
BoxFolder
21Dream diary, 1950-1959
2Dream diary, 1960-1969
3Dream diary
4Poem scrapbook
5Journals, 1910-1919
6-8Journals, 1920-1929
9-11Journals, 1930-1939
12-13Journals, 1940-1949
14-17Journals, 1950-1959
18-20Journals, 1960-1969
21Journals, 1970-1979
22Journals - Undated
23Handwritten notes
BoxFolder
31Printed materials
2Awards/certificates
3Sheet music
4Art notes/materials
5Manuscripts
6-7Poetry
8Charleston Artist Guild
9Sketches
10Exhibition Materials
11Sayings collected by FBG
12Farm and Garden Notes
13-14Planners/Schedulers
15Address Books
 

2. Art and Photographs

BoxFolder
41Negatives
2Photographs - Frances Bryant Godwin Estate
3-4Photographs - Dogs
5-6Photographs - Horses
7-8Photographs - Landscape
9-10Photographs - Sculpture
11Photographs - People
BoxFolder
51-4Photographs - People
5-6Sketches and drawings
7Block prints
8Postcard artwork
9"FBG" stamp
Box
6Photographs - sketches
Box
7Photographs - Studio portraits
OS Box
1Matted drawings and watercolors
OS Box
2Sketches and watercolors
OS Box
3Sketchbooks