Akin Family Papers,1842-1864

Descriptive Summary

Title
Akin Family Papers,1842-1864
Creator
Akin family
Extent
12 items
Subjects
Centre College (Danville, Ky.)
Clergy-- Kentucky.
Indians of North America-- Missions.
Kentucky-- Religion-- 19th century.-- Sources.
Temperance-- Kentucky.-- History-- Sources.
Transylvania University.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Religious aspects.-- Sources.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Transportation.-- Sources.
Women-- Education-- Kentucky.-- History-- Sources.
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Arrangement: Chronological.
Correspondence of Julia Ann Akin with family members. Among subjects covered are Samuel Akin's study at Centre College and work as a minister and missionary, Joseph Will Akin's study at Transylvania, and S.D. Akin's description of life in Mississippi during the Civil War