George Fry: The Legend, 1911-1973

TitleGeorge Fry: The Legend, 1911-1973
Publication TypeManuscript
Year of Publication1962
AuthorsFry, George Washington
Collection TitleGeorge Fry: The Legend
Manuscript NumberMS.2056
Library/ArchiveUniversity of Tennessee Libraries, Special Collections
SubjectsCivil War, History, National Park Service, Park development, Personal narratives

This unpublished memoir is based upon George Fry's diary, and selectively edited by his daughter, Georgiana Vines. Most of the manuscript is devoted to his experiences with the National Park Service, including his time in the the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.