Margaret Munnerlyn Mitchell (1900 -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. She won the National Book Award for Most Distinguished Novel of 1936 and the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1937. A collection of articles written by Mitchell for The Atlanta Journal was republished in book form.
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.
Margaret Mitchell House and Museum: Tour the apartment in Midtown Atlanta where Margaret Mitchell penned her world-famous novel. The Gone With The Wind Movie Museum features the original front door from the Tara movie set. http://www.atlanta.net/Visitors/seedo/gonewithWind.html
“They thought none the less of her for her lack of interest. In fact, they thought more. War was men’s business, not ladies’, and they took her attitude as evidence of her femininity”, chapter 1, Gone With the Wind, by Margaret Mitchell.