Allen-Kenney Family Papers,1845-1916

Descriptive Summary

Title
Allen-Kenney Family Papers,1845-1916
Creator
Allen-Kenney Family
Extent
4 boxes
Subjects
Agriculture -- Kentucky -- Boyle County -- History -- Sources
Allen, Mattie
Allen, Richard, d. 1865
Allen, Rosa, d. 1874
Art
Centre College (Danville, Ky.)
Farmers -- Kentucky -- Archives
Horse breeders -- Kentucky -- Archives
Kenney, Allen
Kenney, Ann
Kenney, Joseph S.
Kenney, Mattie
Kenney, Rosa
Kentucky
Social life and customs
Sumner County (Tenn.)
Social life and customs
Women art teachers -- Kentucky
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: staff; machine-readable finding aid created by:M. Plarr
Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Arrangement: Chronological. The Richard Allen family resided in Jessamine County, Kentucky and Sumner County, Tennessee and the Joseph S. Kenney family were residents of Boyle County, Kentucky. Papers of the Richard Allen family and of the Joseph S. Kenney family. Included is correspondence, 1847-1916, between family members and friends reflecting their family and social lives; and records, 1845-1890, regarding the farming and horse and stock breeding operations of Joseph Kenney. Invitations to exercises held at Centre College.