Atkeson-Morgan Family Letters,1864-1895

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Atkeson-Morgan Family Letters,1864-1895
Atkeson-Morgan Family
19 items
Kentucky University
Agriculture -- Kentucky
Agriculture -- West Virginia
College costs -- Kentucky
Disciples of Christ -- Kentucky
Schools -- Kentucky -- Kirksville
Tobacco industry -- Kentucky
Tobacco industry -- West Virginia
Kentucky -- Description and travel
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
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The Filson Historical Society

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Samantha Atkeson and John Morgan, Jr. are assumed to have married and resided in West Virginia. Series of letters to both Samantha Atkeson and John Morgan, Jr., who are assumed to have marred and resided in West Virginia; letters to Atkeson (Mrs. Morgan) are from past admirers, her brother at Kentucky University, and a school principal in Kentucky; letters to Morgan are from tobacco and wheat dealers in Kentucky.