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Mitchell, Margaret, 1900-1949



  • Existence: 1900 - 1949

Found in 27 Collections and/or Records:

Anne Edwards papers

Collection number: ahc.MSS524
Scope and Content

This collection consists of research files created by Anne Edwards while writing her book Road to Tara: the life of Margaret Mitchell. Included are correspondence; copies of newspaper and magazine articles; questionnaires; galley proofs; transcripts and original audiocassette tapes of interviews; and notecards containing information about Margaret Mitchell's life and other subjects pertaining to Edwards' book.

Dates: 1908-1983

Bertha Y. Jones scrapbooks

Collection number: ahc.MSS155
Scope and Content The Bertha Y. Jones scrapbooks contains ten scrapbooks filled with newspaper clippings dating from 1961 to 1978. These clippings concern Tucker, Georgia, the state of Georgia, the nation, and some international news. The clippings have information concerning special events, historic places, and many famous personalities. With regard to the latter, there are clippings on local people (officials, businessmen, etc.), state officials, presidents and their families, leaders of other countries,...
Dates: 1961-1978

Edwards family collection

Collection number: ahc.MSS345
Scope and Content

This collection is primarily comprised of genealogy and family records pertaining to the Edwards family. Included in the collection are family histories, biographical sketches, correspondence, and newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1714-1975, undated

Emma Katherine Anderson papers

Collection number: ahc.MSS5
Scope and Content

These papers consist of fashion plates depicting female fashions; tracings of fashion drawings made by Ms. Anderson while a student; biographical information on William Patrick Anderson; and correspondence with author Margaret Mitchell regarding a Japanese translated version of Gone With the Wind.

Dates: 1810-1954

Eugene Muse Mitchell papers

Collection number: ahc.MSS158
Scope and Content

This collection contains correspondence, speeches and articles, student records, professional papers, and scrapbooks related to Eugene Mitchell.

Dates: 1872-1944

Gone With the Wind collection

Collection number: ahc.MSS724
Scope and Content This collection contains ephemera and memorabilia pertaining to the novel Gone With the Wind and it's film adaptation. Documents primarily include articles, newspapers and clippings, scrapbooks, and paper dolls. These materials documents the life of Margaret Mitchell Marsh, the publication of the book, the Atlanta premier of the movie, and the legacies of all three. Also included is a partial run of the German serialization of the novel that ran in...
Dates: 1921-2002, undated

Governor and Mrs. John M. Slaton visual arts collection

Collection number: ahc.VIS209
Scope and Content This collection contains photographs, albumen prints, notecards, and a platinotype collected by Governor Slaton and his wife. Images include portraits of Howell Cobb, Cary B. Wilmer, Julia King (Mrs. Henry) Grady, and James W. English, Jr. Other images include Marechal Foch and Charles Loridaus of France and Thomas Whipple Connally. There is a view of Mrs. John Marshall Slaton in the attire she wore when presented at the court of King George V and Queen Mary. There are portraits of four...
Dates: 1887, 1921-1930, undated

Harvey Dan Abrams photographs of Medora Field Perkerson

Collection number: ahc.VIS155
Scope and Contents of the Records The photographs in this collection relate to Atlanta author Medora Field Perkerson. The earliest images, a photograph from 1924, shows Ms. Perkerson seated in the center with other members of the Atlanta Journal Sunday Magazine, including Margaret Mitchell. Other photographs show Medora Field Perkerson seated with her mother reading Who Killed Aunt Maggie? in 1939; a photograph of her arrival at the 1940 premiere of the movie Who Killed Aunt Maggie? with her husband Angus Perkerson, and a...
Dates: circa 1924-1961

Harvey Smith Jr. papers

Collection number: ahc.MSS576
Scope and Contents This collection contains personal, business, and research papers collected by Harvey M. Smith Jr. Research papers include the history of textiles, potpourri, family history, the trade of enslaved persons, and Thomas Sheraton (1751-1806). Documents include notes, correspondence, periodical clippings, design plates, and appraisements. Civil War papers primarily focus on Confederate Naval financial records. Of particular note are account books and correspondence from Richard Taylor (1826-1879),...
Dates: 1692-1993, undated; Majority of material found in 1800-1980

Isabel Erlich papers

Collection number: ahc.MSS103f
Scope and Content

This collection contains letters between Isabel Erlich and her colleagues in the library field, and also publishers. Other material includes correspondence between Alma Hill Jamison, an Atlanta librarian and other librarians, and also author Margaret Mitchell. Most of the letters relate to Civil War research.

Dates: 1940-1950, undated

Jane Peacock research materials

Collection number: ahc.MSS1121
Scope and Content

This collection contains manuscripts, research materials, correspondence, book layouts, design notes, and newspaper clippings. Most of the material relates to Margaret Mitchell, the book Gone With The Wind, as well as its movie adaptation, and Peacock's research.

Dates: 1966-1988, undated

Jennie Meta Barker research papers

Collection number: ahc.MSS53
Scope and Content These papers consist primarily of newspaper clippings collected by Jennie Meta Barker about Atlanta and it's history. Most clippings relate broadly to Atlanta, but particular subjects include history, the arts, politics and government, business and organizations, notable Atlantans, and Georgia geography. In addition to clippings, there are also reports, pamphlets, publications, and correspondence relating to these topics. The collection also contains notes and chapters that Barker wrote...
Dates: approximately 1820-1967, undated; Majority of material found within 1920 - 1967

Margaret Mitchell Collection

Collection number: ahc.MSS146
Scope and Content The Margaret Mitchell collection is comprised of material pertaining to the life of Atlanta author Margaret Mitchell, including correspondence, newspaper articles, and other printed materials. The correspondence – originals and copies of cards, letters, postcards, notes, and telegrams – provides detail into Mitchell’s professional relationships with fans and publishers, as well as her involvement with the Atlanta Historical Society. The Baugh (secretary to Stephens Mitchell, brother and...
Dates: 1863-1971

Margaret Mitchell guest book

Collection number: ahc.MSS482f
Scope and Content

This collection contains a guest book titled "College Scrap Book" which recorded the name, date and "happy thought" of each signer. The book belonged to author Margaret Mitchell.

Dates: 1915-1920

Margaret Mitchell House Archives

Collection number: ahc.MSS978
Scope and Content

The Margaret Mitchell House Archives contains, correspondence, publications, and manuscript material pertaining to Margaret Mitchell, her family, and her publisher, Harold S. Latham; the publication of Gone With the Wind and the movie premiere in Atlanta, Georgia.

Dates: 1848-2002, undated

Margaret Mitchell House Museum, Inc. Visual Arts Collection

Collection number: ahc.VIS140
Scope and Contents of the Records These visuals were acquired by the Margaret Mitchell House, Inc. to document the life of Margaret Mitchell; the creation of her book, Gone with the Wind; the movie, Gone with the Wind; the Margaret Mitchell House; and Atlanta, Georgia, in the early half of the 20th century. Most of the images are copy prints and negatives. There are some significant original prints, however, including a series of photographs featuring Mitchell and her friend Henry Angel. Other original prints include...
Dates: 1863-1997, undated, bulk 1916-1936

Margaret Mitchell letter to Harry Taylor

Collection number: ahc.MSS620f
Scope and Content

This collection contains one letter written by Margaret Mitchell to Harry Taylor regarding two photos of Taylor and Mitchell at Lake Burton, Georgia.

Dates: 1936

Maud Morrow Brown Civil War manuscript and letter from Margaret Mitchell

Collection number: ahc.MSS172f
Scope and Content

This collection contains a typed copy of the diary of William Decatur Howell, a Confederate soldier of Oxford, Mississippi who served in Atlanta during the Atlanta Campaign. The diary also contains a short biography of Howell. The manuscript was compiled by Howell's aunt, Maud Morrow Brown in 1931. The collection also contains a letter from author Margaret Mitchell to Ms. Brown regarding the manuscript.

Dates: 1931, 1941

Menefee-Timmons-Mitchell Family Papers

Collection number: ahc.MSS142
Scope and Content The collection contains the papers of the Menefee, Timmons, and Mitchell families of Georgia. Included are correspondence, application materials to the Daughters of the American Revolution (D. A. R.) and Daughters of the War of 1812, printed materials, legal records, scrapbooks, and other ephemera. Correspondence includes letters between F. N. Menefee, Maggie (Menefee) Dean Warden, Josephine Menefee, and Aline Timmons regarding their family genealogy. Application materials for...
Dates: 1827-1980

Rufus Brown Bullock Bible and letter

Collection number: ahc.MSS1166
Scope and Content

This collection contains a Bible that was owned by Rufus Brown Bullock. The Bible includes Bullock's signature as well as a page of family genealogy. Also included in the collection is a copy of a letter written by Margaret Mitchell (1900-1949) to E. H. Kirby in which she encourages Kirby to donate the Bible to a museum collection.

Dates: 1861, 1941

Additional filters:

Collection 26
Archival Record 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Fiction 5
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 4
Atlanta (Ga.) -- History 3
World War, 1939-1945 3
Atlanta (Ga.) -- Social life and customs 2
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Authors, American -- Georgia -- Atlanta 2
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 2
Decorative arts -- Georgia 2
Fashion -- History -- 19th century 2
Flowers in art 2
Gone with the wind (Motion picture : 1939) 2
History -- Research -- Georgia -- Atlanta 2
Law -- Georgia -- Atlanta 2
Novelists, American -- 20th century 2
Portrait photography 2
Women -- Societies and clubs 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American 2
African Americans -- Georgia 1
Armored vessels -- United States 1
Atlanta (Ga.) 1
Atlanta (Ga.) -- Economic conditions 1
Atlanta Campaign, 1864 1
Atlanta Georgian 1
Atlanta Journal 1
Atlanta Journal-Constitution Magazine 1
Atlanta constitution 1
Authors and publishers -- Correspondence 1
Beaufort County (S.C.) 1
Bible 1
Book collecting -- Georgia 1
Book collectors 1
Book donations 1
Bookplates 1
Botanical illustration 1
Charities -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Churches -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Clothing & dress -- 1890-1900 1
Cruisers (Warships) -- United States 1
DeKalb County (Ga.) -- History 1
Deeds -- Georgia 1
Education -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Education -- Study and teaching 1
Enslaved persons -- Maryland 1
Film adaptations 1
Georgia -- Genealogy 1
Georgia -- Politics and government 1
Historians 1
Historic buildings -- Georgia 1
Historic districts -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Interior decoration 1
Invitation cards -- Georgia 1
Journalists -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Librarians -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Linville (N.C.) 1
Mass media and culture 1
Men's clothing 1
Midway, Battle of, 1942 1
Military uniforms 1
Neighborhoods -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Palmetto (Ga.) 1
Parades & processions -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Photography -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Piedmont Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Schools -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Scrapbooks -- Georgia 1
Scrapbooks -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Scrapbooks -- Georgia -- Tucker 1
Slave bills of sale -- Georgia 1
Slavery 1
Textile fabrics -- History 1
Tortola (British Virgin Islands) 1
Transportation -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Upholstery 1
Women authors 1
Women novelists, American 1
Women teachers -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
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