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Mae Walker Photograph Collection

 Collection — other: In Box 1
Identifier: AppMs-57

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 Mountain Home (Veterans Administration Center) facility, Johnson City, Tennessee.

Dates

  • 1913-1931, undated

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research. Digital content is available here: Mae Walker Photographic Collection

Extent

14 Items

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Mae Walker donated 17 photographs to Sherrod Library in 1971. In 1979, sometime after the photographs were transferred to the Archives of Appalachia, the university made copies of some and returned some originals to Ms. Walker. Fourteen unique images remain (10 orginals, 4 copies).

Processing Information

Georgia Greer processed the photographs in August 1989.
Author
Georgia Greer
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

Contact:
PO Box 70295
344 J.L. Seehorn Jr. Rd.
Johnson City TN 37614 USA
423-439-4338