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Govan, Gilbert E. (Gilbert Eaton), 1892-1978


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Gilbert and Christine Govan correspondence

 Collection — Box MS-053 001: [Barcode: 11988006944477]
Identifier: MS-053
Scope and Contents

This collection includes 45 letters written by American authors from the South from circa 1932 to 1973. Correspondents include Wilma Dykeman Stokely, Julia Peterkin, Andrew Lytle, Caroline Gordon, George Scarbrough, Jesse Stuart, Richard Chase, Donald Davidson, Stanley Horn, Paul Jordan Smith, Anworth Rutherford, John Bennett, Robert Burch, and several others.

Dates: 1932-1973
Found in: Manuscripts

Gilbert E. Govan papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-069
Scope and Contents This collection contains Govan's various administrative library documents, correspondence, historical writings, reviews, extensive research notes, and published materials. The library documents contain budget, circulation, and inventory data related to the University of Chattanooga's library during Govan's tenure as its director. Extensive notecards and other materials demonstrate Govan's meticulous research methods. Of interest is correspondence from around the United States congratulating...
Dates: 1973-1974
Found in: Manuscripts

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American literature -- Southern States 1
Education -- Tennessee 1
History -- Tennessee -- Chattanooga 1