Mary Hood papers, 1947-1994

Emory University

Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Atlanta, GA 30322



Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/8zfv0

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Hood, Mary.
Title: Mary Hood papers, 1947-1994
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 736
Extent:12 linear ft. (17 boxes) and 1 oversized paper (OP)
Abstract:Papers of author Mary Hood including manuscripts, photographs, and correspondence.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Related Materials in This Repository

Raymond Andrews papers.


Purchase, 1991.


[after identification of item(s)], Mary Hood papers, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.


Unprocessed collection.

Collection Description

Biographical Note

Mary Hood (1946-), American author, resides in Woodstock, Georgia.

Mary Hood (1946-), American author, resides in Woodstock, Georgia.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of personal and literary papers of Mary Hood from 1947-1994. The papers include correspondence (1947-1992), manuscripts, notebooks (1976-1993), photographs and clippings. The materials mainly document Hood's literary career and include drafts of short stories, essays, the novel Familiar Heart, and writings for the New Georgia Guide. The correspondence contains letters from Hood to Eric Ashworth as well as correspondence with Raymond Andrews.

Arrangement Note

Unprocessed collection.