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Tax Reform in Tennessee; Executive Veto in Southern States, 1931-1948

 File — Box: MS-034 001

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

This collection includes much of Prescott's teaching and research material, including government documents from 1928 to 1967. There is a strong collection of material relating to local and national political campaigns, TVA, civil rights, communism, labor, military and World War II (including Nazi newspapers, and correspondence from students serving in World War II) and political figures. There is some correspondence between himself and Dr. Joseph Zimmerman with whom he co-authored the book, The Politics of the Veto Legislation in New York State (1980). Additionally, the papers include records from his service as a delegate in four Tennessee Constitutional Conventions held in 1953, 1959, 1965, and 1971.


  • 1931-1948

Language of Materials

From the Collection:

This collection contains materials in English.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.


From the Collection: 77.75 Linear Feet (134 Boxes)


Collection Area Details

Part of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Manuscript Collections Collection Area

615 McCallie Avenue
Chattanooga Tennessee 37403 USA
(423) 425-4503