History -- Tennessee -- Chattanooga
Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents Correspondence, research material, historical documents and items of Mrs. Anne Bachman Hyde (1868-1959), Chattanooga historian, Historian-General of the United Daughters of the Confederacy, and collector. Includes material relating to the Cherokee Indians and their removal; the Brainerd Mission; the Civil War; the South; the United Daughters of the Confederacy; historical documents (including two letters from Teddy Roosevelt), publications and journals, and literature and art. Also includes ...
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents The Robert Sparks Walker manuscripts, correspondence, and papers collection includes correspondence, financial records, scrapbooks, and other personal papers as well as manuscripts and drafts of books, articles, and poetry authored by the Chattanooga naturalist, writer, poet, and local historian from 1896 to 1962. Highlights of this collection include the manuscript and dummies for Walker's Pulitzer Prize nominated book, Torchlights to the Cherokees: The Brainerd Mission.