Title of Collection
Frank Grimes Papers, 1921-1961
Scope and Content Note
This collection contains poetry, essays, and editorials written by Grimes. Also includes material related to the death of his son, Rudyard K. Grimes, his own death, and a few scrapbooks of his work.
Frank Grimes was an editor for the Abilene Reporter News.
This collection has been reboxed, but remains in the order in which it was found in University Manuscripts.
Box #1 Contains poetry, essays, and editorials written by Grimes. Also includes material related to the death of his son, Rudyard K. Grimes, letters sent to his wife following his own death, and family photos. Box #2 Contains a scrapbook of Grimes’ work submitted for the Pulitzer Prize, folders of his articles, a script for a play, and a plaque presented to Grimes by the citizens of Abilene. Box #3 Contains scrapbooks of editorials and letters written by Grimes Four volumes of Southern Kith and Kin by Jewel Davis Scarborough have been removed for cataloging.
Extent of Collection
Center for Restoration Studies Manuscript #386
Center for Restoration Studies
[Identification of item], File or Folder Name, Frank Grimes Papers, 1921-1961. Center for Restoration Studies MS #386. Milliken Special Collections, Brown Library. Abilene Christian University, Abilene, TX.
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