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Creator Kentucky Museum
Title Papers
Collection Manuscripts
Object Name Manuscript
Date 1700
Year Range From 1700
Year Range To 1995
Other Number MSS 77
Description Chiefly photocopies of research materials relating to the Green River and its tributaries. This data, gathered during 1984-1986, supported a Kentucky Museum grant proposal for a future exhibit focusing on the Green River Valley.
Subjects Boats
Boat & ship industry
Boat & ship companies
Bridges
Flatboats
Keelboats
Locks (Hydraulic engineering)
Dams
Railroads
Social life
Steamboats
Transportation
Politics & government
People Skiles, James Rumsey, 1798-1885
Erickson, Sallie Beck, 1872-1957
Search Terms Barren River
Bowling Green and Barren River Navigation Co.
Civil War, 1861-1865
Green River
Sallie's Rock
Tennessee Valley Authority
Catalog Number 1986.99
Dates of Creation 1700-1995
Extent 8 boxes. 96 folders. 1850 items. Photocopies.