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Robert Penn Warren Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0635
Dates: multiple

Melvin Watson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0492
Abstract

This collection contains the papers of Rev. Dr. Melvin H. Watson (1908-2006), religious leader, educator, longtime friend of the King family, and important figure in the Civil Rights Movement. Many of the papers relate to his 30+ years of service as pastor of Liberty Baptist Church in Atlanta (1958-1990).

Dates: 1915-1990; Majority of material found within 1960s-1980s

Samuel Anderson Weakley Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS.0493
Dates: multiple

Herbert and Blanche Henry Weaver Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS.0494
Dates: multiple

Richard Malcolm Weaver Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0495
Dates: 1940s - 1960s

Victoria Webb Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0496
Abstract

This collection contains photographs taken by Victoria Webb as the result of her involvement with the women’s liberation movement in Nashville during the 1970s and with the publication titled “Women’s Free Express”.

Dates: 1970s

Roger H. Weiss Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0259
Dates: multiple

Ann and Charles Wells Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0817
Dates: multiple

Mary Jane Werthan Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS.0497
Dates: 1941 - 1998

John David Wheat Collection

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS.0498
Abstract

Contains articles about Jean Lafitte, General Santander, and the history of Texas.

Dates: multiple

Joe L. Wheeler Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0499

Frank E. Whitacre Collection

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS.0500
Abstract

Contains articles titled "Nutrition in Prenatal Care", "Obstetrical Emergencies: Eclampsia, Hemorrhage and Ectopic Pregnancy", and "Hydration Therapy in Eclampsia".

Dates: multiple

Carolyn Whitaker Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0671
Abstract

This collection contains photographs and newspaper clippings from Carolyn Whitaker's time as a student at Peabody College between 1949-1953.

Dates: 1949 - 1953

Martha Jane Whiteside Collection

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS.0501
Abstract

This collection contains 3 issues of the Purple and White newspaper produced by the Branham and Hughes School in Spring Hill, TN. The newspapers date from 1906-1907.

Dates: October 26, 1906; January 31, 1907; April 5, 1907

Bernard Whitman Brazil Travel Diary

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS.0925
Abstract

An original handwritten travel diary of a trip by an American Railroad Engineer to South America and down the wild, immense, and untamed Amazon River into the interior of Brazil, dated 1867-1868.

Dates: 1867 - 1868

Richard Asbury Whitworth Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS.0792
Dates: multiple

Who Speaks for the Negro Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0667
Dates: multiple

Arthur J. Wiggins Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.1042
Abstract

This collection mostly contains letters written by Arthur J. Wiggins to his family back home during WWII. Some items detail his time as a POW in Germany in 1944.

Dates: 1917; 1943-1944

Thad Wilkerson Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0720
Abstract

This collections contains numerous letters and a few stamp books from the 1910s-1940s.

Dates: 1910s-1940s

John Summerfield Wilkes Collection

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS.0503
Abstract John Summerfield Wilkes was born March 2, 1841 in Culleoka, Maury County, Tennessee and died, at the age of 67, in Pulaski, Tennessee on February 2, 1908. He attended Alabama Western University in Florence and studied law under a private teacher in Nashville until the Civil War began. During the war, he served as a captain in the Third Tennessee Regiment, Confederate Army, and as Adjutant General on the staff of General John C. Brown. Wilkes married Florence A. Barker on June 20, 1865 and...
Dates: 2001

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