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Name Whitaker, Francis J., 1916-1994
Other Names Thomas
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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.

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Typescripts of Felts's 1817 will, 1825 estate inventory, and family Bible record. Also includes articles about Felts's grandson Daniel Boler, who became an elder of the Mount Lebanon, New York Shaker community.

Image of Papers - Whitaker, Frances J. "Thomas," 1916-1994

Papers - Whitaker, Frances J. "Thomas," 1916-1994

Correspondence, research notes and manuscript articles of Frances J. "Thomas" Whitaker, a Benedictine monk who lived and worked at St. Maur's Priory, formerly the South Union Shaker Village in Logan County, Kentucky, from 1954-1988. He amassed a large collection of photocopied research material on the South Union community as well as other Shaker villages and museums in the United States. Also includes his research on various Catholic topics.

Image of Papers - Groom, Littleton

Papers - Groom, Littleton

Carbon copies of two 1967 letters written to Brother Thomas Whitaker, South Union, Logan County, Kentucky, by Littleton Groom, Princeton, New Jersey, relating information concerning the history of the Gasper River Presbyterian Church in Logan County.