William Thomas Dumas scrapbook

William Thomas Dumas scrapbook

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Dumas, William Thomas, 1858-1926
Title: William Thomas Dumas scrapbook
Dates: 1880-1896
Quantity: 1.0 Volume(s)
Coll. Number: ms849

Biographical/Historical Note

William Thomas Dumas (1858-1926) was a Georgia poet, born in Barnsville, Georgia.

For additional information see: The South in History and Literature, Ga Room PS261 .R975.

Scope and Content Note

A scrapbook documenting the career of poet William Thomas Dumas from 1880 to 1896. The scrapbook contains clippings of Dumas' poems published in various newspapers; reviews or laudatory comments on his poetry; and letters from Joel Chandler Harris, Henry W. Grady, Bishop Haygood, Harry Stillwell Edwards, and Paul Hamilton Hayne.

Index Terms

American poetry.
Edwards, Harry Stillwell, 1855-1938
Grady, Henry Woodfin, 1850-1889
Harris, Joel Chandler, 1848-1908
Haygood, Atticus G., (Atticus Greene), 1839-1896
Hayne, Paul Hamilton, 1830-1886
Poets, American--Georgia.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

William Thomas Dumas scrapbook, ms849, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Scrapbook, 1880-1896