Alex Galt Robinson Papers,1923-1938

Descriptive Summary

Title
Alex Galt Robinson Papers,1923-1938
Creator
Robinson, Alex Galt, 1868-1954
Extent
52 items
Subjects
Kentucky Pioneer Memorial Association.
Old Fort Harrod State Park (Harrodsburg, Ky.)
Society of Colonial Wars in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
Parks-- Kentucky-- Harrodsburg-- History-- Sources.
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Governor of Ky., Society of Colonial Wars, and instrumental in the reconstruction of the stockade at Harrodsburg, Ky. Papers consisting of correspondence discussing proposals, plans, and results of the Kentucky Pioneer Memorial Association's work for a permanent memorial at Harrodsburg; proposed and completed work; employment of the Olmsted Brothers as landscape architects; lists of trees and plants donated; Galt's dedication address, 16 June 1927; and sketches and blueprints