Series 12
Personal files, 1958-2010
Box 222 - Box 248, 251; 271-275; OP6

Scope and Content Note

This series contains Alice Walker's personal files, including personal papers, legal papers, property files, financial records, and other papers of a personal nature. Appointment books and calendars record some of Walker's day-to-day schedule, including meetings, appearances, and travel. Financial records in this series include cash flow reports, tax files, donations, and financial records of the former corporation Our Daughters Have Mothers. Other personal papers of Alice Walker in this series include high school and college grade reports, fellowship applications, membership cards, her marriage certificate, resumes, and bibliographies. Family papers in this series include material relating to various family members and friends including Walker's daughter Rebecca, Mel Leventhal, Robert Allen, Gloria Steinem, and Walker's immediate family.

Arrangement Note

Organized into four subseries: (12.1) Personal papers, (12.2) Legal files, (12.3), Property files, and (12.4) Financial records.

Restrictions on Access

The legal files (Subseries 12.2), property files (Subseries 12.3), and financial records (Subseries 12.4) are closed until August 1, 2041.

Description of Subseries