Beauchamp-Bush Family Photograph Collection,ca. 1850-ca. 1959

Descriptive Summary

Title
Beauchamp-Bush Family Photograph Collection,ca. 1850-ca. 1959
Creator
Beauchamp-Bush Family
Extent
145 items
Subjects
Beauchamp family -- Pictorial works
Bush family -- Pictorial works
Cofer family -- Pictorial works
Governors -- Kentucky -- Photographs
Helm, John Larue, -- 1802-1867
Lewis family -- Pictorial works
Stone family -- Pictorial works
Tevis family -- Pictorial works
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: staff; machine-readable finding aid created by:M. Plarr
Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Photographs of members of the Beauchamp and Bush families of Hancock County, Ky. Allied families represented include the Lewis, Stone, Tevis, and Cofer families. These are photos of scenes in Hancock County, church and school groups, surveying teams in Hancock County, and Beauchamp family houses. Identified persons include a number of Beauchamp family members, Bush family members, Anna Boyd Beauchamp, Ellen Bush Cofer, Martin Hardin Cofer (Colonel, 6th Kentucky Infantry Regiment, CSA), Governor John Larue Helm, Anne D. Lewis, William Linton Lewis, Frank D. Stone, James E. Stone, Jr., Doctor W. T. Tevis, and Lella Bush Tevis. Photographers represented include J. C. Elrod and Edward Klauber of Louisville, C. Theo Cain of Owensboro, R. M. Wilson and of Hawesville, Charles L. Knight of Hawesville; Fahrensberg, Hardinsburg, and Schleglel, Richmond.