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Series 7: Robert Sparks Walker scrapbooks and diaries, 1905-1960

 Series
Identifier: 07

Scope and Contents

From the Collection: This 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.

Dates

  • 1905-1960

Language of Materials

From the Collection: This collection contains materials in English.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Extent

From the Collection: 55.2 Linear Feet (106 Boxes)

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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