Archibald and Joseph Logan papers, 1815-1828

Descriptive Summary

Title
Archibald and Joseph Logan papers, 1815-1828
Creator
Logan, Joseph, 1798-
Extent
1 reel of microfilm (2 vols.)
Subjects
Logan, Joseph, 1798-
Logan, Archibald.
Business records--Kentucky--Lexington.
Leather industry and trade--Kentucky--Lexington.
Tanning.
Merchants.
Lexington (Ky.)--Commerce.
Mississippi River--Description and travel.
Daybooks.
Journals (notebooks)
Arrangement
Organized: Journal; Daybook. Arranged roughly chronologically within each.
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric Weig
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
Tanners. Joseph Logan was Archibald's son. They both operated a tannery in Lexington, Kentucky.
Scope and Content
These are microfilmed copies of a daybook and a journal kept by Archibald and Joseph Logan. The daybook contains records of the tannery's daily transactions in the years 1815 to 1818. The second volume is a journal kept by Joseph Logan on trips he made to New Orleans on business for the tannery. Joseph commented on the local sights, such as the levees on the Mississippi River, and social events and life.

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Conditions Governing Access
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