Isabel Erlich papers
Scope and Content
This collection contains letters between Isabel Erlich and her colleagues in the library field, and also publishers. Other material includes correspondence between Alma Hill Jamison, an Atlanta librarian and other librarians, and also author Margaret Mitchell. Most of the letters relate to Civil War research.
- 1940-1950, undated
- Erlich, Isabel, 1905-1978 (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use
Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.
Isabel Erlich was born in St. Louis, Missouri and graduated from Washington University. After moving to Atlanta she attended the Library School of Emory University and served as head of the Reference Department of the Carnegie Library, the downtown branch of the Atlanta Public Library. She became known as "Atlanta's answer Lady," and assisted Margaret Mitchell in verifying the historical accuracy of Gone With the Wind.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Isabel Erlich papers
- Paul Crater
- November 2013
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid is written in English.