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Name Coleman, John Winston, Jr., 1898-1983
Archives Entries 11
Library Entries 2
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Image of Papers - Neal, Mary Julia, 1905-1995

Papers - Neal, Mary Julia, 1905-1995

Correspondence, speeches, and writings of Shaker scholar and English professor, Mary Julia Neal, a native of Auburn, Kentucky. Neal served as director of the Kentucky Library & Museum at Western Kentucky University from 1964 to 1972. Includes photos and correspondence with twentieth century eastern Shakers.

Image of Papers - Kentucky Library & Museum

Papers - Kentucky Library & Museum

Correspondence between authors and researchers and staff of the Kentucky Library & Museum, primarily regarding historical and genealogical resources. Correspondents also write about their work and publications.

Image of Papers - Authors - Various

Papers - Authors - Various

Correspondence between authors or poets and staff of the Kentucky Library & Museum, primarily regarding donations of their works and available library holdings. Correspondents also write about their activities and work in progress.

Image of Papers - Taliaferro, Elizabeth "Betsy" (Williamson, 1800-1850

Papers - Taliaferro, Elizabeth "Betsy" (Williamson, 1800-1850

Typescript and carbon copy of diary kept by Betsy Taliaferro, 1800-1850, from March 20, 1838-April 8, 1839, concerning her trip from Harrisonburg, Louisiana, to New Orleans to Versailles, Kentucky her native home, by steamboat and stagecoach. Includes correspondence, notes, clippings, etc. of Mary T. Moore regarding the diary.

Image of Records - Ferguson, Nora (Young), 1882-1969

Records - Ferguson, Nora (Young), 1882-1969

Personal and family correspondence, papers, and genealogical research materials of Nora (Young) Ferguson, a native of Richardsville, Warren County, Kentucky. Includes original land, estate and guardianship records, and other early county records which Mrs. Ferguson was permitted to remove from the Warren County Courthouse for microfilming prior to its renovation in 1957.

Image of Kentucky History Book Jacket -

Kentucky History Book Jacket -

Advance proof sheet for the cover of Kentucky History by J. Winston Coleman, Jr. 55 x 30 cm.

Image of Papers - Coombs Family

Papers - Coombs Family

Correspondence, photographs, business records and miscellaneous papers of the Coombs, Robertson and related families of Warren and Simpson counties in Kentucky and of Alabama, Texas and Tennessee. Includes correspondence, personal papers and research of Elizabeth Robertson Coombs, librarian at the Kentucky Library, Western Kentucky University.

Image of Papers - Carty, Wesley

Papers - Carty, Wesley

Correspondence, research, bibliography and notes of Wesley Carty, Chicago, Illinois, related to a proposed biography of John C. Breckinridge. Includes correspondence with J. Winston Coleman Jr., Avery Odelle Craven, and Jonathan Truman Dorris, as well as poetry by Virgie Hudson.

Image of Board of Governors, Historic Records Assn. envelope -

Board of Governors, Historic Records Assn. envelope -

Envelope from "Squire" J. Winston Coleman, Jr., Chairman -- Board of Governors, Historic Records Assn., Box 1774, Frankfort, Kentucky 40601. Envelope has a shield which reads Kentucky's '74-'76 CELEBRATIONS with an image of Daniel Boone in its lower portion. Below the shield are the words: Your family has been chosen to represent your county. Reservation Card Enclosed. It is addressed to: Gertrude N. Barton, 2623 Smallhouse Rd., Bowling Green, Ky. 42101. 15.2 x 23.1 cm.

Image of Papers - Muir, John W., 1910-1991

Papers - Muir, John W., 1910-1991

This collection includes John W. Muir's correspondence chiefly with Frances Richards, about the history of Nelson County, Kentucky, and the surrounding area. It includes news clippings and brochures. Muir discusses his job at the bank, his home, an historic Nelson Countryproperty, and his historical collections.