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Title Papers
Creator Arnold, Grace S., 1893-1983
Description Correspondence, clippings and programs of Grace S. Arnold, curator of Federal Hill in Bardstown, Kentucky. Includes information and correspondence about Stephen Collins Foster and Federal Hill, said to have inspired Foster's song "My Old Kentucky Home." Also includes correspondence and information about the Rowan family, owners of Federal Hill.
Collection Manuscripts
Object Name Correspondence
Date 1905
Year Range From 1905
Year Range To 1976
Other Number MSS 338
Subjects Letterheads
Sheet music
People Arnold, Grace S., 1893-1983
Brown, Berry A.
Cronk, Jean
Foster, Charlotte Susannah, d. 1829
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Foster, William B.
Frost, Madge Rowan, 1854-1925
Goodman, Peter E. (Mrs.)
Green, Paul Eliot, 1894-1981
Hardin, Rowan B., 1812-1851
Hodges, Fletcher, Jr.
Howry, Edyth (Wornall), 1891-1974
Lilly, Josiah Kirby, 1861-1948
Litsey, Edwin Carlisle, 1874-1970
Marie, Queen, consort of Ferdinand I, King of Romania, 1875-1938
Morneweck, Evelyn Foster, 1887-1973
Reid, John Rowan
Reid, Josephine Rogers (Rowan), 1838-1911
Richards, Frances, 1893-1991
Rose, Jessie W.
Rowan, John, 1773-1843
Rowan, John, Jr., 1807-1855
Rowan, Rebecca B. (Carnes), 1813-1897
Smith, S. LeRoy (Mrs.)
Welch, Marion (Foster), d. 1935
Welch, Matthew Wiley
Wornall, Alice Wakefield (Buchanan), 1850-1926
Wornall, Rowan B., 1880-1956
Search Terms Bardstown, KY
Federal Hill (Bardstown, KY)
Florida Stephen Foster Memorial
Hotel del Coronado (San Diego, CA)
Howry family
Lytle family
My old Kentucky home
Rowan family
Stephen Foster, The Musical
Finding Aids For finding aid click here -
Catalog Number 1976.49.1
Dates of Creation 1905-1976
Caption MSS 338, B1,F5 item 21
Extent 1/2 box. 6 folders. 77 items. Originals, photocopies.
Number of Images 1