Who is Margaret Mitchell?

Margaret Mitchell

Margaret Munnerlyn Mitchell (November 8, 1900 – August 16, 1949) was an American author and journalist. One novel by Mitchell was published during her lifetime, the American Civil War-era novel, Gone with the Wind. For it she won the National Book Award for Most Distinguished Novel of 1936 and the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1937. In more recent years, a collection of Mitchell's girlhood writings and a novella she wrote as a teenager, Lost Laysen, have been published. A collection of articles written by Mitchell for The Atlanta Journal was republished in book form. These additional works have enabled scholars and the public to more fully comprehend the richness and depth of Margaret Mitchell's writing.

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Margaret Mitchell (disambiguation)
... Margaret Mitchell (1900–1949) was an American author ... Margaret Mitchell may also refer to Margaret Mitchell (actress) (1832–1918), American actress Margaret Mitchell (Canadian politician) (born 1925), New Democratic Party ... Mitchell (born 1956), scholar Peggy Mitchell, EastEnders character Maggie Mitchell, Virginia businesswoman and first African American woman banker Margaret Mitchell (Atlanta ...
Gone With The Wind (film) - Legacy
... However, the Margaret Mitchell estate refused to license the novel's commercial use in connection with the façade, citing Mitchell's dismay at how little it resembled her description ... She lent the front door of Tara's set to the Margaret Mitchell House and Museum in downtown Atlanta, Georgia where it is on permanent display, featured in the ... which hung in Rhett's bedroom, hung for years at the Margaret Mitchell Elementary School in Atlanta, but is now on permanent loan to the Margaret Mitchell Museum, complete with stains from the glass of sherry that ...
Margaret Mitchell - Legacy
... Perhaps the most enduring legacy of Mitchell's Gone with the Wind is that people worldwide would think it was the "true story" of the Old South and how it was changed by ...
United States Figure Skating Championships - Medalists - Pairs
1941 Boston Donna Atwood / Eugene Turner Patricia Vaeth / Jack Might Joan Mitchell / Bobby Specht 1942 Chicago Doris Schubach / Walter Noffke Janette Ahrens / Robert Uppgren Margaret Field / Jack Might 1943 New York. 1953 Hershey Carole Ormaca / Robin Greiner Margaret A ... Los Angeles Carole Ormaca / Robin Greiner Margaret A ...

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    What most people don’t seem to realize is that there is just as much money to be made out of the wreckage of a civilization as from the upbuilding of one.
    —Margaret Mitchell (1900–1949)