GEORGIA TANN/TENNESSEE CHILDREN'S HOME SOCIETY INVESTIGATION SCRAPBOOKS, 1950

Composed of two scrapbooks containing newspaper clippings related to Georgia Tann and the investigation into the Tennessee Children’s Home Society initiated by Governor Gordon Browning. It is unknown who collected the materials. The newspaper clippings all date from 1950. The majority of clippings are from Tennessee newspapers including: Nashville Tennessean, Memphis Commercial Appeal, Memphis Press-Scimitar, Knoxville Journal, Nashville Banner, Chattanooga Times, and Knoxville News Sentinel. There is one newspaper article from The New York Post and one from The New York Times as most of the children were placed in New York and California.