Artificial Collection, 1863-1956

Descriptive Summary

Title
Artificial Collection, 1863-1956
Creator
unknown
Extent
6 items
Subjects
Preston, Orpha Jane, d. 1881 -- Death
Robinson, Dorothy J. -- Correspondence
Voting registers -- Kentucky -- Jefferson County
Notebooks
Davis, R. A., fl. 1863
Mand, A. L., fl. 1863
Ray, Birdett K.
Robinson, Dorothy J.
Wood, W. H.
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: Staff; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric Weig
Repository
Kentucky Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
This is an artificial collection of six items: a list of military stores transferred from Lt. Col. A.L. Mand to Lt. Col. R.A. Davis at Camp Nelson, Kentucky, July 29, 1863; a funeral notice for Orpha Jane Preston, Jan. 7, 1881 in Lexington, Kentucky; two memoranda books, one dated Feb. 1882 and owned by Birdett K. Ray of Frankfort, Kentucky and the other dated Dec. 27, 1902 listing members of the Hiram Lodge of Frankfort and some expenditures; a 1936 poll book of Jefferson County, East Middletown Precinct, First Magisterial District, compiled by W.H. Wood; and a letter dated July 28, 1956 from Dorothy Jab Robinson of Penbryn, England to Mrs. Booe and including a color print of a young woman's portrait. The first memoranda book lists expenditures, a note about starting work at the State Penitentiary, a whipping list, and some recipes. The second memoranda book lists Paul Sawyier as one of the Lodge members.
Arrangement: Chronological