|Repository:||Georgia Historical Society|
|Creator:||Rucker, Lamar Cobb, 1879-1947.|
|Creator:||Rucker, Nita Black, 1878-1945.|
|Creator:||Walter, Nellie Rucker, 1915-|
|Title:||Nellie Peters Rucker Walter scrapbook|
|Extent:||1.0 cubic feet (1 volume)|
Nellie Peters Rucker Walter (1915-1999) was born on July 25 in Athens, Georgia, the daughter of Lamar Cobb Rucker (1879-1947) and Nita Black Rucker (1878-1945). She graduated from the University of Georgia in 1936 and spent the next 3 years studying as an exchange student in Germany. While in Europe, she met and married Henry Alexander Walter. She authored Grandmother Nellie's Stories (Longmeadow, Mass.: Pynchon Press, 1979).
This collection consists of a scrapbook kept for Nellie Walter by her parents, containing letters and photographs from her years in Germany at the Institute of Hygiene, Heidelburg University.
Material was acquired from creator.
[item identification], Nellie Peters Rucker Walter scrapbook, MS 1323, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.
Gift of Nellie Rucker Walter, 1974.
Collection is open for research.
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|1||Item 1: Scrapbook, 1936-1939|