Scope and Contents
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.
Language of Materials
This collection contains materials in English.
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research.
From the Collection: 77.75 Linear Feet (134 Boxes)
- From the Collection: Prescott, Frank Williams, 1896- (Person)
Collection Area Details
Part of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Manuscript Collections Collection Area
615 McCallie Avenue
Chattanooga Tennessee 37403 USA