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BARNES, MARGARET ANNE.
Margaret Anne Barnes papers

Emory University

Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Atlanta, GA 30322

404-727-6887

rose.library@emory.edu

Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/8xzj7


Descriptive Summary

Creator: Barnes, Margaret Anne.
Title: Margaret Anne Barnes papers
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 916
Extent: 14 linear ft. (14 boxes)
Abstract: Papers of Georgia author Margaret Anne Barnes, including oral history interviews, research files, writings, correspondence, and photographs.
Language: Materials entirely in English .

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

Researchers must contact the Rose Library in advance to access audiovisual material in this collection.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

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

Source

Gift, 2002

Citation

[after identification of item(s)], Margaret Anne Barnes papers , Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.

Processing

Unprocessed collection.


Collection Description

Biographical Note

Margaret Anne Barnes, Georgia novelist and author of Murder in Coweta County .

Margaret Anne Barnes, Georgia novelist and author of Murder in Coweta County .

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of the personal papers of Margaret Anne Barnes relating mainly to the publication of her books and the screen adaptation of Murder in Coweta County . The papers include writings, audio interviews, photographs, research files, printed material by and about Margaret Anne Barnes, and correspondence. The collection includes multiple drafts of each of her books as well as screenplays of The Murder in Coweta County . Audio interviews in this collection are with individuals involved in the murder cases Barnes describes in The Murder in Coweta County and The Tragedy and the Triumph of Phenix City . Photographs and research files also document places, people, and events in these two books. Research files include newspaper clippings, notes, and copies of legal files such as depositions related to the Phenix City case and court transcripts from the John Wallace trial. Printed material in this collection mostly consists of newspaper clippings about Barnes and her books.

Arrangement Note

Roughly sorted by record type.


Selected Search Terms

Personal Names

Topical Terms


Container List

Box Folder Content
1 Correspondence
2 Drafts: Murder in Coweta County
3 Drafts: Murder in Coweta County
4 Drafts: Tragedy and the Triumph of Phenix City
5 Drafts: Walk with Kings
6 Drafts: Walk with Kings
7 Drafts: A Buzzard Is My Best Friend , other writings
8 Other writings, research notebooks
9 Research notebooks, Phenix City research files
10 Phenix City research files
11 Phenix City research files
12 Phenix City research files
13 Murder in Coweta County research files, Phenix City and Murder in Coweta County photographs, Phenix City and Murder in Coweta County interview cassettes (85 audio cassettes and 1 VHS) Phenix City and Murder in Coweta County photographs, Phenix City and Murder in Coweta County interview cassettes (85 audio cassettes and 1 VHS)
14 Printed material by and about Margaret Anne Barnes
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