Robert Sparks Walker scrapbooks and diaries, 1905-1960
Scope and Contents
This collection includes correspondence, financial records, scrapbooks, and other personal papers as well as manuscripts and drafts of books, articles, and poetry authored by Robert Sparks Walker, a Chattanooga naturalist, writer, poet, and local historian dating 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.
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research.
From the Collection: 50.04 Linear Feet (106 containers)