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Walker, Bessie Mae, 1904-1993



Bessie Mae Walker was born July 31, 1904 to Samuel Brown Walker and Lula Stepp Walker in Jellico, Tennessee, a mining town on the Tennessee-Kentucky state line. She graduated from East Tennessee State College in 1926. Walker died Tuesday, July 13, 1993 at Hillcrest West Nursing Home in Knoxville, Tennessee.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Mae Walker Photograph Collection

 Collection — Box A (Small Photos): Series Series 1; Series Series 3
Identifier: AppMs-0057
Scope and Contents The photographs consist of the following: one photo of Martha Wilder Public School, Johnson City 1913 or 1914; one photo of Mae Walker at Princeton School in 1915; one photo of Governor Robert L. Taylor speaking on July 4 at Sycamore Shoals, Elizabethton, Tennessee; one photo of the cornerstone ceremony at Mayne Williams Public Library, Johnson City, Tennessee; two photos of "Mikado" casts; one photo of Southern Railroad Passenger Station, Johnson City, Tennessee; and 12 photos of the...
Dates: 1913-1931, undated