WATKINS, FLOYD C.
Floyd C. Watkins papers
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Subseries 2.6
Yesterday in the Hills research and writings
Boxes 40 - 44

Scope and Content Note

The subseries contains writings, correspondence, subject files, and audiovisual material relating to Yesterday in the Hills. It includes three revised typescripts of Yesterday in the Hills as well as a copy of the introduction to the book by Burrison, correspondence between Quadrangle Books (publishers of Yesterday in the Hills) and Floyd Watkins and some correspondence between Floyd Watkins and his father. The largest part of this material dates from the 1960's though there is some more recent correspondence here as well.

The subseries also includes reviews of Yesterday in the Hills as well as printed promotional material for the book, material related to Floyd Watkins' home, Ball Ground, Georgia, source material for Yesterday in the Hills, material related to a dramatic adaptation of the book, information regarding royalties, and material related to the Georgia Writers Association.

The subseries contains a large number of unidentified sound recordings (many with C.H. Watkins and perhaps with local residents of Ball Ground, Ga.), one video cassette related to Yesterday in the Hills, and a few photographs.

Arrangement Note

Organized into (1) Writings by Floyd Watkins and C.H. Watkins, (2) Correspondence, (3) Printed material, (4) Subject files, and (5) Audiovisual material.

Writings by Floyd Watkins and C.H. Watkins
Box Folder Content
40 1 Burrison's Introduction (unpublished)
40 2 Revised typescript (1 of 3)
40 3 Revised typescript (2 of 3)
40 4 Revised typescript (3 of 3)
40 5 Revised typescript (1 of 4)
40 6 Revised typescript (2 of 4)
40 7 Revised typescript (3 of 4)
40 8 Revised typescript (4 of 4)
40 9 Revised typescript (1 of 2)
40 10 Revised typescript (2 of 2)
Correspondence
41 1 Ivan R. Dee, 1989
41 2 Quadrangle Books, 1962
41 3 Quadrangle Books, 1963
41 4 Quadrangle Books, 1964
41 5 Quadrangle Books, 1965, 1968-1971, and n.d.
41 6 C.H. Watkins, 1962-1965, 1970, and n.d.
41 7 Correspondence re Roberts Monument Company
41 8 Correspondence re Yesterday in the Hills, 1962-1963
41 9 Correspondence re Yesterday in the Hills, 1964-1972, 1982, 1983
41 10 Correspondence re Yesterday in the Hills, n.d.
41 11 Correspondence re Yesterday in the Hills, enclosures
Printed material
42 1 Advertisements and Promotional Material
42 2 Ball Ground, Georgia: Centennial Celebration
42 3 Ball Ground, Georgia: miscellaneous clippings
42 4 Reviews
42 5 Reviews
Subject files
42 6 Georgia Writers Association
42 7 Royalty statements
42 8 Yesterday in the Hills: dramatic adaptation
42 9 Yesterday in the Hills: source material
42 10 Yesterday in the Hills: source material
Audiovisual material
42 11 Photographs: Floyd Watkins and C. H. Watkins autographing Yesterday in the Hills
42 12 Photographs: miscellaneous photographs
42 13 Videocassette
43 1 Unidentified sound recording
43 2 Unidentified sound recording
43 3 Unidentified sound recording
43 4 Unidentified sound recording
43 5 Unidentified sound recording
43 6 Unidentified sound recording
43 7 Unidentified sound recording
43 8 Unidentified sound recording
44 1 Unidentified sound recording
44 2 Unidentified sound recording
44 3 Unidentified sound recording
44 4 Unidentified sound recording
44 5 Unidentified sound recording
44 6 Unidentified sound recording
44 7 Unidentified sound recording
44 8 Unidentified sound recording
44 9 Unidentified sound recording
44 10 Unidentified sound recording
44 11 Edited transcript of sound recording
44 12 Edited transcript of sound recording
44 13 Edited transcript of sound recording
44 14 Edited transcript of sound recording
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