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Tucker, Robert G. (Robert Garland)



  • Existence: 1921 - 1982


Robert Tucker was a professor in the English department at University of Massachusetts Amherst and an editor of the Massachusetts Review. Although Skellings did not take courses from Tucker, they formed a lifelong friendship with Tucker writing letters and Skellings making phone calls. Tucker was the person who encouraged Skellings to get his doctorate at the University of Iowa.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Edmund Skellings Papers

Identifier: SC-ES004

This collection includes Edmund Skellings’ materials related to academic (e.g., lecture notes, articles), literary (e.g., manuscript), business (e.g., business contacts), and personal (e.g., letters, photographs) activities from 1932 to 2015.

Dates: 1932-2015