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"Rugby, Tennessee and the Hughes Public Library"

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0145

Otho N. Walraven begins this account of Rugby, Tennessee and the Hughes Public Library with a brief description and history of the town. He goes on to describe the library's founding in 1885 and closes with a mention of Rugby's little English Church. This typescript was produced as part of the Federal Writers' Project.

Dates

  • circa 1941

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 Special Collections.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Abstract

Otho N. Walraven begins this account of Rugby, Tennessee and the Hughes Public Library with a brief description and history of the town. He goes on to describe the library's founding in 1885 and closes with a mention of Rugby's little English Church. This typescript was produced as part of the Federal Writers' Project.

Biographical/Historical Note

Otho Nowland Walraven was born to John H. and Jennie (Nowland) Walraven in Maryland on June 14, 1906. He married Edna Marie Mayton and the couple had one son, Clifford. Otho Walraven died in Florida on April 30, 1973.

Arrangement

This collection consists of a single folder.

Acquisition Note

This manuscript was donated to Special Collections on October 1, 1941.

Repository Details

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

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