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Name Taylor, Carrie (Burnam), 1855-1917
Other Names Mrs. A. H. Taylor
Archives Entries 23
Library Entries 1
Object Entries 21
Photo Entries 13

Associated Records

Image of Papers - Tyrie, Betsy

Papers - Tyrie, Betsy

Paper: "The Social Event of the Year: Bowling Green, Kentucky's Annual Fair Hop, 1870s-1940s" written by Betsy Tyrie for a Western Kentucky University history class. Tyrie interviews participants and provides copies of news clippings and photos related to this popular formal dance.

Image of Crepon is the leading wear of the season - Mrs. A. H. Taylor, Bowling Green, Ky.

Crepon is the leading wear of the season - Mrs. A. H. Taylor, Bowling Green, Ky.

Notice from Mrs. A. H. Taylor of Bowling Green, Ky. regarding the fabric crepon and the importance of adding a black suit to any lady's wardrobe. 8.5 x 15 cm.

Image of Records - Taylor, Carrie Burnam, 1855-1917

Records - Taylor, Carrie Burnam, 1855-1917

Minute book of the Mrs. A. H. Taylor Company, Bowling Green. Includes some financial information and related correspondence.

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Papers - Centers, Janice Faye Walker

"A Kentucky Dressmaker, Mrs. A. H. (Carrie) Taylor: An Examination of Her Role in Fashion at the Turn of the Century," M.S. thesis submitted by Janice Faye Walker Centers to WKU Department of Home Economics and Family Living. Includes typescripts of correspondence with descendants of Taylor and her customers.

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Papers - Jureka, Theresa L.

"Women and Work at the Turn of the Century: The Mrs. A. H. Taylor Dressmaking Company," M.A. thesis submitted by Theresa L. Jureka ot WKU Department of Modern Languages and Intercultural Studies.

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Papers - McCormick, Mary (Sloss), 1873-1904

Letter written by Mary Sloss, Bowling Green, Kentucky, to Mary Stagner, a member of her wedding party, related to attire; newspaper announcement of 16 April 1889 wedding of Mary Sloss and Herschel McCormick.

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Records - Taylor, Carrie (Burnam), 1855-1917

Payroll book of the Mrs. A. H. Taylor Company, a Bowling Green dressmaking firm, listing names of employees, number of days worked per week, and pay rates. Includes a 1992 letter advising of the death of the donor of the book.

Image of Papers - Taylor, Carrie (Burnam), 1855-1917

Papers - Taylor, Carrie (Burnam), 1855-1917

Correspondence relating to the Mrs. A. H. Taylor Company, a Bowling Green, Kentucky dressmaking firm. Includes letters from customers and a measurement questionnaire. A letter by an unidentified writer recommends the wages paid by Mrs. Taylor. Includes transcriptions of the letters made by Western Kentucky University student Theresa L. Jureka for her 1983 thesis on Taylor, and one unrelated letter from a father to his son.

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Papers - Van Winkle, Loretta

Paper: "Josephine Calvert, 1864-1956, Bowling Green, Kentucky" written by Loretta Van Winkle for a history class at Western Kentucky University. The paper is a biographical look at Calvert, a lifelong resident of Bowling Green, and her family. The paper is based on a collection of family letters in the Kentucky Library & Museum, WKU.

Image of Papers - McElroy, Clarence Underwood, 1790-1927

Papers - McElroy, Clarence Underwood, 1790-1927

Correspondence, legal and business papers, speeches and travelogs of Bowling Green, Kentucky attorney Clarence Underwood McElroy. Also includes papers of law partner, Daniel Webster Wright; Skiles and Underwood families of Warren County, Kentucky; the Trigg family of Barren County, Kentucky; and some Warren County, Kentucky court records.

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Papers - Beckwith, Louise (Taylor), 1882-1959 (SC 200)

Letter, 10 September 1941, from Louise Beckwith, Pasadena, California, to Camilla Gerard, Bowlilng Green, Kentucky, relating information about Beckwith's mother, Carrie (Burnam) Taylor, who had a well-known dress-making establishment in Bowling Green from 1878 until her death in 1917. Also includes copy of a 1914 newspaper article about Mrs. Taylor and her business.

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Papers - Gossom, Cora Eliza, 1866-1926

Pages from scrapbook kept by Cora Eliza Gossom, Bowling Green, Kentucky, containing clippings and programs relating primarily to local parties, dances, and weddings.

Image of Papers - Calvert, Obenchain, Younglove Families

Papers - Calvert, Obenchain, Younglove Families

Correspondence, diaries, writings, business papers, scrapbooks, clippings, genealogical notes, weather records, and photographs of the Calvert, Obenchain and Younglove families of Bowling Green, Kentucky.

Image of Papers - Davis, Virginia Wood, 1919-1990

Papers - Davis, Virginia Wood, 1919-1990

Correspondence, photographs, diaries, and personal and professional writing of Virginia Wood Davis, a Smiths Grove, Kentucky native and a reporter and editor, 1943-1985, for newspapers in Tennessee, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Florida and McCreary County, Kentucky. Includes genealogical data as well as correspondence and miscellaneous papers of her family, especially her mother, Virginia Wood (Cox) Davis.

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Papers - Natcher, William Huston

Letter written by Congressman William Huston Natcher in response to a request by the Bowling Green Historical Preservation Board, giving detailed data about historic houses located on East Main Street, in Bowling Green, Kentucky, where Natcher maintained his home. Also included is a photocopy of the letter with notes added by Irene Sumpter and Cora Jane Spiller.

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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 - Lissauer, Mildred Wallis (Potter), 1897-1998 - Collector

Papers - Lissauer, Mildred Wallis (Potter), 1897-1998 - Collector

Correspondence, scrapbooks, journals, diaries, photographs and miscellaneous papers of Mildred (Potter) Lissauer of Bowling Green and Louisville, Kentucky and of her family, especially her mother, Martha (Woods) Potter and her aunt, Elizabeth Moseley Woods.

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A. H. Taylor Co., Bowling Green, Ky. [label] -

Cloth label reading "A. H. Taylor Co., Bowling Green, KY."

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Landmark Association Annual Dinner Meeting invitation -

Invitation which reads: The Landmark Association invites you to its ANNUAL DINNER MEETING to be held at The Kentucky Building, WKU Saturday, May 18th, 2002 Wine/Cheese Reception 4:15-4:55 Play at 5:00 Dinner 5:30 Awards 6:30 R.S.V.P. by May 14th 18.7 x 13.1 cm.

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Mrs. A. H. Taylor Mail Order Department [envelope] -

Envelope with return address which reads: MAIL ORDER DEPARTRMENT [sic] MRS. A. H. TAYLOR 824-826 State Street, BOWLING GREEN, KY. AFTER 10 DAYS RETURN TO 10.9 x 17.8 cm.