The collection consists of textual records, photographs, and two flash drives of digital materials used in the publication of Uphill Battle by Frank Scotton. The textual records consist of manuscripts for Uphill Battle, which include reference to the previous title Vietnam Acclivity. The flash drives contain born-digital versions of these manuscripts. Also included are two books published by Texas Tech University Press. The materials are dated 1962-1972, 1989 and ca. 2011-2014.