GOVERNOR PRENTICE COOPER PAPERS, 1939-1945

William Prentice Cooper Jr. (1895-1969) was the forty-fourth governor of Tennessee. The Governor Prentice Cooper Papers (GP 44) represent an official record of Cooper’s three administrations (1939-1945). The collection has been arranged into several different series in order to provide easier access to the vast amount of material. The series include: Accounts, Correspondence, General Assembly, Invitations, Personal Papers, Photographs, Printed Materials, Scrapbooks, Selective Service, Speeches and Subject Files.