Title of Collection

Frank Grimes Papers, 1921-1961

Creators

Frank Grimes

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

11-9-2018

Inclusive Dates--Span

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.

Biographical Note

Frank Grimes was an editor for the Abilene Reporter News.

Arrangement

This collection has been reboxed, but remains in the order in which it was found in University Manuscripts.

Content List

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.

Language

ENGLISH

Extent of Collection

Three boxes

Manuscript Number

Center for Restoration Studies Manuscript #386

Physical Location

Center for Restoration Studies

Processing Status

Processed

Finding Aid created by

Brady Cox

Comments

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