Otto Arthur Rothert Miscellaneous Papers,1910-1921

Descriptive Summary

Title
Otto Arthur Rothert Miscellaneous Papers,1910-1921
Creator
Rothert, Otto Arthur, 1871-1956
Extent
70 items
Subjects
Allen, James Lane, 1849-1925.
Brank, Ephraim McClean, 1791-1875.
Buckner, Aylette Hartswell, 1793-1851.
Buckner, Delia Claiborne, 1857-1932.
Buckner, Philip, 1753-1819.
Buckner, Simon Bolivar, 1823-1914.
Cawein, Madison Julius, 1865-1914.
Cobb, Irwin S. (Irwin Shrewsbury), 1876-1944.
Du Pont, Antoine Bidermann, 1837-1923.
Du Pont, T. Coleman (Thomas Coleman), 1863-1930.
Fox, John, 1863-1919.
Harris, Credo Fitch, 1874-1956.
Jillson, Willard Rouse, 1890-
McElroy, Robert McNutt, 1872-1959.
Obenchain, Eliza Caroline Calvert, 1856-1935.
Pirtle, James S. (James Speed), 1840-1919.
Townsend, John Wilson, 1885-1968.
Young, Bennett Henderson, 1843-1919.
Filson Club.
Muhlenberg County (Ky.)-- History.
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Author of Louisville, Ky. Includes correspondence primarily concerning his History of Muhlenberg County, Kentucky. Correspondents include Robert M. McElroy, Mrs. Simon B. Buckner, Coleman du Pont, Irvin S. Cobb, James S. Pirtle, Jennie C. Morton, Madison Cawein, John Fox, Jr., John Wilson Townsend, James Lane Allen, Credo Harris, Eliza Calvert Hall, and Willard Rouse Jillson. Mrs. Buckner's letter contains information about Governor Buckner and his family. Some letters contain additional information on Muhlenberg County and other subjects but most limit themselves to the book and its historical value