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Hub City Writers Project records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPL-2016-005
Records of Hub City Writers Project, Spartanburg, South Carolina, 1994-2005, consisting of photographs, research materials, correspondence, news clippings, promotional materials, manuscripts, first editions of books, and other materials. Photographs consist of historical images, portraits of authors, and activities of Hub City.

Dates

  • 1994-2006

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is available by appointment only. Contact the Kennedy Room for more information

Extent

5 Cubic Feet (4 record center cartons, 2 archives boxes and 2 oversize folders, 3 computer discs and 1 sound recording)

Biographical / Historical

Modeled after the Federal Writers Project, Hub City Writers Project was founded in 1995, has published works of fiction and non-fiction through Hub City Press; distributed scholarships; began sponsoring writers’ residences in 2007; and opened Hub City Bookshop in 2010.

Arrangement

The records of Hub City Writers Project are arranged in two primary series, PROJECTS, consisting primarily of projects that led to published works as well as unpublished manuscripts, and ADMINISTRATIVE, which includes founding materials, correspondence, and awards materials. Financial information is found throughout the collection. Four series are grouped by format: BOOKS, OVERSIZE ITEMS, COMPUTER DISCS, and SOUND RECORDINGS.

Physical Location

Location: Box 1-6 Processing Room Audio 100A/1: Vault Discs 1-3: Vault

Creator

Author
Christina Johanningmeier
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Kennedy Room of Local History and Genealogy Repository

Contact:
Spartanburg United States