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Series 5
Memorabilia, 1939-1986
Box 8

Scope and Content Note

The series consists of memorabilia primarily relating to Gone With the Wind (motion picture). Includes Gone With the Wind commemoratives, including theatre programs, ticket stubs, menus, cookbook, first day cover, bookmark, booklets, etc. Also includes invitations to Gone With the Wind premiere events, Scarlett O'Hara fan, postcards, stationery, etc.

Arrangement Note

Arranged by premiere and post-premiere.

Box Folder Content
8 1 Booklet by Howard Deitz, sold at theatres showing Gone With the Wind, [1939]
8 2 Invitation to Tara Ball presented by the Junior Committee of the High Museum of Art, Phoenix Ball Room, Regency Hyatt House, and premiere showing of Gone With the Wind, 3-4 October 1939
8 3 Menu for dinner at the Georgian Terrace Hotel, 16 December 1939
8 4 Pass, Georgian Terrace Hotel, November 1939, "card used as a pass into the hotel during the Gone With the Wind premiere"
8 5 Program, Junior League Gone With the Wind World Premiere Ball, City Auditorium, 14 December 1939
8 6 Ticket stubs for Gone With the Wind premiere, Loew's Grand Theatre, 4 October 1939
Post premiere
8 7 Advertisement for The Home Insurance Company of New York
8 8 Advertisement for Scarlett collector's plate
8 9 Bookmark
8 10 Cookbook
8 11 Facsimile, manuscript page of Gone With the Wind
8 12 Fan, Scarlett O'Hara
8 13 Invitation, Atlanta Public Library Margaret Mitchell room, 15 December 1954
8 14 Memorabilia collections
8 15 Postage stamp, Margaret Mitchell, Atlanta, Georgia, first day of issue, 30 June 1986
8 16 Postcard, "Peachtree Street looking South, Atlanta, Georgia"
8 17 Program for Centennial Benefit Costume Ball, Atlanta Biltmore Hotel,and centennial premiere of Gone With the Wind, Loew's Grand Theatre 9-10 March 1961
8 18 Program, Shining Light Award honoring Margaret Mitchell, 31 May 1965
8 19 Program for re-release of "The Story of ' Gone with the Wind'" by Bob Thomas, U.S. MGM, 1967
8 20 Program, unveiling bust of Margaret Mitchell, 8 November 1971
8 21 Program, benefit for Margaret Mitchell Scholarship fund, 10 April 1975
8 22 Program, Gone With the Wind, Theater of the Stars, 1976
8 23 Sketch by Anton Pieck of Scarlett and Mammy
8 24 Stationery sample for Margaret Mitchell and John Marsh
8 25 Stationery, Gone With the Wind
8 26 Synopsis of Gone With the Wind
8 27 Tourist brochures for Jonesboro, Georgia and tour of Atlanta