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Creator Smith, Furman A., 1834-1918
Title Papers
Collection Manuscripts
Object Name Correspondence
Date 1859
Year Range From 1859
Year Range To 1918
Other Number SC 2299
Description Chiefly incoming letters which concern an estate settlement for Abraham Smith and family news. Several Civil War-era letters written by William Riley Smith contain comments about the war and express his opinions towards African Americans. Also includes a church letter of transfer for Furman Smith and his wife and a small amount of genealogical information about the Smith family.
Subjects Abolitionists
African Americans
Genealogy
Race relations
Recipes
Slavery
Soldiers
People Brown, J. L.
Lane, Owen
Provo, James J.
Smith, Abraham
Smith, Furman Alexander, 1834-1918
Smith, William Riley, 1817-1911
Search Terms Cadiz, KY
Cumberland River Baptist Church (Trigg County, KY)
Harpers Ferry, VA
Knights of the Golden Circle
Trigg County, KY
Finding Aids For finding aid click here - http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_mss_fin_aid/1398/
Catalog Number 1986.126.1
Dates of Creation 1859-1887
Extent 1 folder. 11 items. Originals.