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Subseries 6.3: Book Length Manuscripts

 Sub-Series — Box: MS-081 083
Identifier: 03

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 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.


  • Creation: 1896-1962


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.


From the Collection: 50.04 Linear Feet (106 containers)



Collection Area Details

Part of the Manuscripts Collection Area

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Library
c/o Special Collections
600 Douglas Street
Chattanooga Tennessee 37403 United States