Erskine Caldwell papers, 1882 - 2000Manuscript MS-1046

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Series 4, Personal, 1882-1990

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Box: 50, Dates: 1936-1990

Personal, Calendar, Guest and Address books

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  • Folder: 1, Personal: Power of Attorney, Pix's Birth Certificate, Trust Fund documents, divorce papers: June Johnson Caldwell, Erskine Caldwell's Lat Will and Testament (1984), circa 1942-1984
  • Folder: 2, Personal: Passports, 1936-1984
  • Folder: 3, Personal: Christmas and Birthday Lists, circa 1966-1969
  • Folder: 4, Personal: Change of Address Form, 1977
  • Folder: 5, Personal: Tobacco Products Liability Project: Correspondence, 1987
  • Folder: 6, Virginia Caldwell Real Estate transactions, 1990
  • Folder: 7, Personal: Ephemera and Notes, circa 1965-1986
  • Folder: 8, Personal: Letter from Erskine Caldwell to his parents re. wanting to win a Pulitzer, 1930, photocopy, undated
  • Folder: 9, Personal: Biographical material for promotional purposes, undated
  • Folder: 10, Personal: Items kept by Caldwell under glass top of his desk, undated
  • Folder: 11, Personal: List of personal property of Virginia Caldwell, undated
  • Folder: 12, Personal: Pen and ink sketches, undated
  • Folder: 13, Personal: Pencil sketches, undated
  • Folder: 14, Appointment Book, 1957
  • Folder: 15, Appointment Book, 1958
  • Folder: 16, Appointment Book, 1959
  • Folder: 17, Appointment Book, 1959
  • Folder: 18, Appointment Book, 1960
  • Folder: 19, Appointment Book, 1961
  • Folder: 20, Calendar, 1979
  • Folder: 21, Calendar, 1980
  • Folder: 22, Calendar, 1981
  • Folder: 23, Calendar, 1982
  • Folder: 24, Calendar, 1983
  • Folder: 25, Calendar, 1984
  • Folder: 26, Calendar, 1985
  • Folder: 27, Calendar, 1986
  • Folder: 28, Appointment Calendar, 1986
  • Folder: 29, Calendar, 1987
  • Folder: 30, Guest Book, 1981-1987
  • Folder: 31, Address Book, undated
  • Folder: 32, Address Book, undated
  • Folder: 33, Address Book, undated

Box: 51, Dates: 1958-1973

Diaries

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  • Folder: 1, Diary, 1958
  • Folder: 2, Diary, 1959
  • Folder: 3, Diary, 1960
  • Folder: 4, Diary, 1961
  • Folder: 5, Diary, 1962
  • Folder: 6, Diary, 1963
  • Folder: 7, Diary, 1964
  • Folder: 8, Diary, 1965
  • Folder: 9, Diary, 1966
  • Folder: 10, Diary, 1967
  • Folder: 11, Diary: "Winter in Residence", 1968
  • Folder: 12, Diary, 1968
  • Folder: 13, Diary, 1969
  • Folder: 14, Diary, 1970
  • Folder: 15, Diary, 1971
  • Folder: 16, Diary, 1972
  • Folder: 17, Diary, 1973

Box: 52, Dates: 1974-1987

Diaries

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  • Folder: 1, Diary, 1974
  • Folder: 2, Diary, 1975
  • Folder: 3, Diary, 1976
  • Folder: 4, Diary, 1977
  • Folder: 5, Diary, 1978
  • Folder: 6, Diary, 1979
  • Folder: 7, Diary, 1980
  • Folder: 8, Diary, 1981
  • Folder: 9, Diary, 1982
  • Folder: 10, Diary, 1983
  • Folder: 11, Diary, 1984
  • Folder: 12, Diary, 1985
  • Folder: 13, Diary, 1986
  • Folder: 14, Diary, 1987

Box: 53, Dates: 1882-1967

Family correspondence

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  • Folder: 1, Guidebook for sermons "Manual of Forms," belonging to Ira S. Caldwell, 1882
  • Folder: 2, Ephemera: Ira S. and Helen Bell Caldwell, 1919-1950
  • Folder: 3, Correspondence: William Erskine Caldwell to Lillie E. Vetter, 1901
  • Folder: 4, Wedding announcement certificate: Carrie Preston to Ira S. Caldwell, 1901
  • Folder: 5, Correspondence: Ira S. and Caroline Caldwell, 1899-1952
  • Folder: 6, Correspondence: Postcard from Erskine Caldwell to his grandmother, 1910
  • Folder: 7, Correspondence: Erskine Caldwell miscellaneous, 1959-1960
  • Folder: 8, Correspondence: Caroline Caldwell with financials, circa 1948-1960
  • Folder: 9, Correspondence: Caroline Caldwell from grandchildren, 1952-1960
  • Folder: 10, Correspondence: Caroline Caldwell from Virginia Caldwell, 1957-1959
  • Folder: 11, Correspondence: Caroline Caldwell from Erskine Caldwell, 1952-1958
  • Folder: 12, Correspondence: Caroline Caldwell from Virginia Caldwell, 1959-1960
  • Folder: 13, Correspondence: Caroline Caldwell from Erskine and Caroline Caldwell, 1961
  • Folder: 14, Correspondence: Caroline Caldwell from Erskine and Caroline Caldwell, 1962
  • Folder: 15, Correspondence: Caroline Caldwell from Erskine and Caroline Caldwell, 1963
  • Folder: 16, Correspondence: Caroline Caldwell from Erskine and Caroline Caldwell, 1964
  • Folder: 17, Correspondence: Caroline Caldwell from Erskine and Caroline Caldwell, 1965
  • Folder: 18, Correspondence: Caroline Caldwell from Erskine and Caroline Caldwell, 1966
  • Folder: 19, Correspondence: Caroline Caldwell from Erskine and Caroline Caldwell, 1967
  • Folder: 20, Correspondence: Erskine Caldwell to Caroline Caldwell, 1952-1954
  • Folder: 21, Correspondence: Erskine Caldwell to Ira S. Caldwell with photograph, 1954
  • Folder: 22, Correspondence: Erskine Caldwell to Caroline Caldwell, 1959-1960
  • Folder: 23, "Various Veracious Verses," by Caroline Bell Caldwell, typescript, undated
  • Folder: 24, "A Recollection by Caroline Bell Caldwell," typescript and notes, undated
  • Folder: 25, Notebook belonging to Caroline Caldwell, undated
  • Folder: 26, Correspondence: June Caldwell, 1946
  • Folder: 27, Correspondence: June Caldwell, 1948
  • Folder: 28, Correspondence: June Caldwell re. travel book, 1949
  • Folder: 29, Correspondence: June Caldwell, 1949
  • Folder: 30, Correspondence: June Caldwell, 1951
  • Folder: 31, Correspondence: June Caldwell, A-C, 1952
  • Folder: 32, Correspondence: June Caldwell, D-Z, 1952
  • Folder: 33, Correspondence: June Caldwell with letters from Erskine Caldwell, 1953

Box: 54, Dates: 1933-1989

Family correspondence and other material

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  • Folder: 1, Correspondence: Helen Caldwell, 1933-1938
  • Folder: 2, Correspondence: Helen Caldwell from Erskine Caldwell, 1932
  • Folder: 3, Correspondence: Helen Caldwell from Erskine Caldwell, January-May 1933
  • Folder: 4, Correspondence: Helen Caldwell from Erskine Caldwell, June-December 1933
  • Folder: 5, Correspondence: Helen Caldwell from Erskine Caldwell, 1934
  • Folder: 6, Correspondence: Helen Caldwell from Erskine Caldwell, 1935
  • Folder: 7, Correspondence: Helen Caldwell from Erskine Caldwell, 1936
  • Folder: 8, Correspondence: Helen Caldwell from Erskine Caldwell, 1937-1938
  • Folder: 9, Divorce papers Helen Caldwell, 1938
  • Folder: 10, Correspondence: Helen (Cushman) Caldwell, 1944
  • Folder: 11, Correspondence: Helen Caldwell, undated
  • Folder: 12, Correspondence: Helen (Lieber) re. Vicking Press, 1933
  • Folder: 13, Correspondence: Helen Caldwell, 1937
  • Folder: 14, "An Evaluation of Exceptional Students in the Transitional Center Plan…," by Diana Scott Breyley Caldwell, thesis, 1971, photocopy, undated
  • Folder: 15, "Margaret Bourke-White as Seen From the Perspective of Selected Photographs, Writings and Associates," by Elizabeth Ann Croty, thesis, 1970
  • Folder: 16, Books by Erskine Caldwell "in our library", undated
  • Folder: 17, The Bat Mitzvah of Lori Helene Dresser with sketch by Erskine Caldwell, 1984
  • Folder: 18, Ancestry of Withers Family compiled by Mrs. J.T. Crockford, undated
  • Folder: 19, Kurt Enoch memorial booklets, 1965-1982
  • Folder: 20, Erskine Caldwell and Georgia scrapbook pages, undated
  • Folder: 21, Crosby Family genealogy, circa 1934-1936
  • Folder: 22, "Youth of Belgrade," with picture of Caldwells, 1978
  • Folder: 23, Miscellaneous correspondence, circa 1982-1989
  • Folder: 24, "Tracking Wrens," Centennial of Wrens, Georgia, 1984

Box: 55, Dates: circa 1984-1986

Memorabilia: Awards: Pocket Books Inc.: One Million Copy Club and Two Million Copy Club; Grand Master Award (1984); Caroline Caldwell's Bible with notes; Box of medals and awards domestic and foreign; Lung x-ray, 1986

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Box: 56, Dates: circa 1981-1990

Memorabilia: Two bound books with mementos and congratulations in celebrations of Erskine Caldwell's 80th birthday, 1983; Framed needlepoint by Virginia Caldwell for Erskine Caldwell on Valentines Day 1981; Phoenix Press Club: Life Member Certificate (framed), The Press and Union League Club (framed), Alumni Association University of Virginia (framed;) Two needlepoint items; Framed photo; "Georgia Chronicles: Fulfilling The Promise," book, 1990

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