Patsy Weiler Papers

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Title: Patsy Weiler Papers

Dates: 1930sā€“1990s

Creator: Patsy Weiler

Summary/Abstract: Patsy Weiler is a freelance journalist living in Smyrna, Tennessee. The papers here were collected over the course of a research project on the Civilian Conservation Corps in Tennessee. These papers would be a valuable research pool for information about that organization or about New Deal projects in Tennessee.

Quantity/Physical Description: Approximately 1 linear foot

Language(s): English

Repository: Albert Gore Research Center, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN 37132, (615) 898-2632

Restrictions on Access: None

Copyright: It is presumed that corporate and individual copyrights in manuscripts, photographs, and other materials have been retained by the copyright owners. Copyright restrictions apply. Users of materials should seek necessary permissions from the copyright holders to comply with U.S. copyright laws.

Preferred Citation: (Box Number, Folder Number), Patsy Weiler Papers, Albert Gore Research Center, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Acquisition: Patsy Weiler, June 1, 2000.

Processed By: Original Processor undetermined

Arrangement: These papers are arranged by series, sub-series, alphabetically by title, chronologically, and by type, where applicable.

Biographical Note: Patsy Weiler is a freelance journalist living in Smyrna, Tennessee. She compiled these materials while writing articles about the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) in Tennessee.

Scope and Content: These papers include materials collected for articles on the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) and its legacy in the United States and in Tennessee. Research notes, articles, press clippings, correspondence, books, government publication, correspondence, camp life memorabilia, and photographs comprise this collection. Materials deal with the CCC at the national and state level, the National Association of Civilian Conservation Corps Alumni (NACCCA), and commemorative actions. Materials are of mixed age - some come from the CCC period and some are more current. The collection contains one linear foot of materials.

Associated Materials: The photographs associated with this collection are now located in Regional Collections photograph storage under Weiler.
CCC Posters located in OS Drawer 92
Oral history interview MT2000.072, Perry Bullock
Oral history interview MT2000.073, Ben Hutcherson
Oral history interview MT2000.075, Johnnie Corbitt
Oral history interview MT2000.011, Cecil Flowers
Oral history interview MT2000.076, Clifford Caplinger
Oral history interview MT2000.077, Howard Agee
Oral history interview MT2000.079, Woodrow Hunter
Oral history interview MT2000.101, Vincent Thompson
VHS Parrish and Corbitt interview ā€“ Rebecca Conard’s Public History class, 4/4/02

Related Collections: The Cecil Flowers Papers, Hobart Parrish Papers, and Johnnie Corbitt Papers all pertain to the CCC.

Subject Terms

Persons
Weiler, Patsy

Places
Tennessee

Subjects (General)
Civilian Conservation Corps
Great Depression
New Deal

Material Types
Printed materials
Photocopies
Sheet music
Annual reports
Newspapers
Booklets
Articles
Memoranda
Books
Maps
Images
Journals
Clippings
Correspondence
Photographs
Programs
Rosters
Notes

Collection Inventory:

Box

Folder

Description of Contents

1

Weiler, Patsy; CCC; History; National

written documents about the CCC generated in the 1980s and 90s

1

Weiler, Patsy; CCC; History; Primary Sources (copies) (1 of 2)

documents including sheet music, annual report, payroll, camp newspaper, program justification, and miscellaneous

1

Weiler, Patsy; CCC; History; Primary Sources (copies) 2 of 2

booklet "Spirit of the CCC" with images and descriptions of enrollees, officers, camps, and accomplishments

1

Weiler, Patsy; CCC; History; TN

press articles, booklet, and state memoranda about the CCC's work and subsequent commemoration within Tennessee

1

Weiler, Patsy; CCC Historical Documents

Picture Book 1 of 2 1930’s

1

CCC Publications about Forest Service and the CCC (USDA)

Official Annual, Civilian Conservation Corps C District 1937

1

CCC Publications about Forest Service and the CCC (USDA)

publication - The Forest Service and the Civilian Conservation Corps: 1933 - 42

1

NA

book - The Soil Soldiers, By Leslie Alexander Lacy

1

NA

book - The Tree Army, By Stan Cohen

2

Weiler, Patsy; CCC; History; TN; Camps

maps, images, rosters, event programs, camps newspapers, notes, and written histories

2

Weiler, Patsy; CCC; Research Notes

notes

2

Weiler, Patsy; CCC; NACCCA

NACCCA Journals, reunion materials, and legislative fact sheets

2

CCC Publications About; Tennessee's Conservation Revolution, Louis V. Williams

book

2

Weiler, Patsy; CCC; Veterans; Correspondence and Questionnaires, 1990

press clippings, experience surveys, correspondence,

2

Weiler, Patsy; CCC; Reunions (TN)

newspaper clippings, program, speech text

2

Weiler, Patsy; CCC; photographs

Separation Sheet - photographs are in photograph storage

2

Weiler, Patsy; CCC; Monument Program; TN; 1987 ā€“ 1990

correspondence, monument text, dedication speech text, dedication programs

2

Weiler, Patsy; CCC; Reunion, National; Pigeon Forge, 1990

correspondence, brochures, NACCCA Journal, press clippings, etc.

2

Weiler, Patsy; CCC; Veterans; Contact Information, 1986 ā€“ 90

notes and rosters

2

Weiler, Patsy; CCC; TN; Photographs

Separation Sheet - photographs are in photograph storage

2

NA

Convention Journal, Fifth Biennial Convention National Association of CCC Alumni, San Luis Obispo, California, August 23 - 27, 1987