Erskine Caldwell - Girl with figurines, manuscript (typescript)

Erskine Caldwell - Girl with figurines, manuscript (typescript)

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Caldwell, Erskine, 1903-1987
Title: Erskine Caldwell - Girl with figurines, manuscript (typescript)
Dates: 20th century
Quantity: 0.04 Linear feet (1 folder; MS 881, MS 884 to MS 889 housed together in 1 document box)
Abstract:The collection consists of the typewritten manuscript of a short story, "Girl with figurines," by Erskine Caldwell, autographed by the author at the end. This story is not listed under this title in "The complete stories of Erskine Caldwell," 1953. Additionally, there is a letter sent from Erskine Caldwell to Hoke Norris dated September 9, 1968, which expresses appreciation for a review of Norris' of "Summertime Island."
Coll. Number: ms885

Biographical/Historical Note

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

For more information, see the article "Erskine Caldwell (1903-1987)" in the New Georgia Encyclopedia.


Arranged in chronological order.

Index Terms

American literature--20th century--History and criticism.
Authors, American--20th century--Correspondence.
Caldwell, Erskine, 1903-1987 -- Criticism and interpretation
Manuscripts (document genre)
Norris, Hoke, 1913-1977 -- Correspondence

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Erskine Caldwell - Girl with figurines, manuscript (typescript). MS 885. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Material

Related materials available in the following collections of this repository: Erskine Caldwell papers, [ca. 1930-1978] ; Ira S. and Caroline Bell Caldwell papers, 1920-1949 ; Caldwell, Erskine, 1903 - Screenplay for Gretta ; Caldwell, Erskine, 1903 - Motion picture contracts ; Letters to Stetson Kennedy, 1940-1942, 1958, 1978 ; Caldwell, Erskine. Photograph ; Caldwell, Erskine.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Girl with Figurines typescript
2Letter, Dunedin, Florida to Hoke Norris, 1968 September 9