Title: The Ledger of Rhoda Emma Taylor-Reeves (copy)
Collection Number: Kingsport Community Manuscript Collection (KCMC) 477
Physical Description: 1 folder
Repository: Archives of the City of Kingsport
Provenance: The Ledger of Rhoda Emma Taylor-Reeves was donated to the Archives of the City of Kingsport by Ray and Mary Helen Willis in February 2010.
Access/Restrictions: There are no restrictions on use of this collection for research purposes. The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.
Processed by: This collection was processed by Brianne Wright and opened for research in June 2010.
This collection should be cited as:
The Ledger of Rhoda Emma Taylor-Reeves, c. 1921-1938. KC Manuscript Collection 477, Archives of the City of Kingsport, Tennessee.
Rhoda Emma Taylor, daughter of Emma Haynes and Nathaniel Green Taylor, was born March 28, 1855. Her father was a farmer, Methodist minister, twice First District U.S. representative, and commissioner of Indian Affairs under Andrew Johnson. Her brother Alf Taylor entered politics as a Republican, while her other brother, Robert L. Taylor, joined the Democrats.
Rhoda Emma Taylor-Reeves died November 23, 1943.
SCOPE AND CONTENT
The collection contains a copy of the journal of Rhoda Emma Taylor-Reeves. The journal contains writings, clippings and pictures. The copy of the journal was compiled by Ray and Mary Helen Willis.
1. The Ledger of Rhoda Emma Taylor-Reeves, c. 1921-1938