Wylly Folk St. John Papers
Scope and Contents
The Wylly Folk St. John Papers contain a corrected typescript and proofs for The Ghost Next Door, a children's chapter book published in 1971.
- St. John, Wylly Folk (Person)
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Biographical / Historical
Wylly Folk St. John was born October 20, 1908, near Ehrhardt, South Carolina, and died August 16, 1985, in High Shoals, Georgia. She was known as an author of articles, short stories, novels, and children's books, writing in several genres.
"Wylly Folk St. John (1908-1985)." Something About the Author. Vols. 10, 45. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1976 and 1986.
.4 Cubic Feet (1 hollinger box)
Language of Materials
Contains drafts and proofs for one children's book written by Wylly Folk St. John.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Wylly Folk St. John.
- Authors, American -- 20th century Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Children's literature, American Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Children's stories, American Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Detective and mystery stories Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Ghost stories Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Manuscripts for publication Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Wylly Folk St. John Papers, 1971
- Jim Eyer
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- September 2017: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau
Collecting Area Details
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