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Edythe Helen Taylor Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0994

This collection consists of one scrapbook put together by Edythe Helen Taylor. The scrapbook focuses mainly on the Tennessee Valley Authority, recording its activity from 1934-1977 in handwritten notes, newspaper clippings, and official documents.

Dates

  • 1934-1977

Language

English

Conditions Governing Access

Collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 2 business days are needed to retrieve these items for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the collections are advised to contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Abstract

This collection consists of one scrapbook put together by Edythe Helen Taylor. The scrapbook focuses mainly on the Tennessee Valley Authority, recording its activity from 1934-1977 in handwritten notes, newspaper clippings, and official documents.

Biographical/Historical Note

Edythe Helen (Cox) Taylor was born on May 4, 1906 to Joseph Emory Cox (1876-1944) and Rittie Florence (Frost) Cox (1877-1947) in Knoxville, Tennessee. She attended Knoxville High School. She married George Washington Taylor (1908-1949), who served in World War II. Edythe worked as the secretary to Dr. Harry A. Curtis, Director and Chief Chemical Engineer of the Tennessee Valley Authority. She died on September 13, 1977 and is buried in Lynnhurst Cemetery in Knoxville, Tennessee.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

Contact:
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
865-974-4480