Hodgen Family Letters,1811-1831

Descriptive Summary

Title
Hodgen Family Letters,1811-1831
Creator
Hodgen Family
Extent
4 items
Subjects
Slaves-- Kentucky.
Finding Aid Author
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Family of Hodgenville (Ky.). In a 3 November 1827 letter Robert Hodgen discusses a slave working for another family as a cook and the accusation she faced regarding her alleged attempt to kill the family with "pounded glass." Card file in repository