Creator

Date Original

1933-1957

Description

This collection contains correspondence, newsclippings, and memorandum booklets.

Biographical/Historical Note

Walter Samuel Swan was born in 1882. He was an insurance executive with Stonefield Corporation Company of Chicago, Illinois. After moving to Little Rock in 1931, he worked for the Rhinecliff Tie Company. He authored the book, "Is the Negro On His Way Back to Africa?" W.S. Swan died on May 30, 1956, and was survived by his widow, Elma Swan, and his sister, Mrs. C.R. Corrwell of Memphis, Tennessee.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Little Rock, Pulaski County (Ark.); Texas

Language

English

Identifier

MS.000021

Resource Type

Text

Collection

W.S. Swan papers, MS.000021

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

W.S. Swan papers, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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