Malcolm C. Tarver PapersMalcolm C. Tarver Papers

Malcolm C. Tarver Papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Malcolm C. Tarver Papers
Creator: Tarver, Malcolm Connor, 1885-1960.
Dates: 1944
Extent: 1.0 folder
Collection Number: RBRL/149/MCT
Repository: Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies
Abstract: The collection consists of twenty pieces of Malcolm Tarver's correspondence from 1944, at which time he served as a Democrat representing Georgia's Seventh District in the United States Congress.

Collection Description

Biographical Note

Malcolm Connor Tarver was born September 25, 1885 in Rural Vale, Georgia. He graduated from Mercer University with his LL.B in 1904. He was a member of the Georgia House of Representatives from 1909 to 1912. He served in the Georgia Senate in 1913 and 1914. Tarver served as a judge of the Superior Courts, Cherokee Circuit, Georgia from 1917 to 1927. He was elected as a Democratic representative to the 70th United States Congress in 1927 and served on the nine succeeding Congresses until 1947.

After serving in Congress, Tarver moved to Dalton, Georgia to resume the practice of law. He died on March 5, 1960 in Dalton, Georgia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of twenty pieces of Malcolm Tarver's correspondence from 1944, at which time he served as a Representative in Congress. Subjects include peacetime conscription, the Civil Aeronautics Administration's air marking project, and the 7th Congressional District convention.


Administrative Information and Restrictions

Access Restrictions

None.

Preferred Citation

Malcolm C. Tarver Papers, Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies, University of Georgia Libraries, Athens, Georgia, 30602-1641.

User Restrictions

Library acts as "fair use" reproduction agent.

Copyright Information

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Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared by Russell staff, 2008.


Related Materials

Access Points

Civil Aeronautics Board (U.S.)
Conscription, Military
Democratic Party (U.S.)
Politics and government--1940-1950.
Tarver, Malcolm Connor, 1885-1960.
United States--Congress.

Related Collections in Other Repositories

Papers: In File II Names, Georgia Department of Archives and History


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

Folder
1twenty pieces of Malcolm Tarver's correspondence from 1944, at which time he served as a Representative in Congress. Subjects include peacetime conscription, the Civil Aeronautics Administration's air marking project, and the 7th Congressional District convention