Joseph R. Underwood Miscellaneous Papers,1813-1867

Descriptive Summary

Title
Joseph R. Underwood Miscellaneous Papers,1813-1867
Creator
Underwood, Joseph R. (Joseph Rogers), 1791-1876
Extent
14 items
Subjects
Kentucky-- Militia-- History-- War of 1812-- Sources.
Legislators-- Kentucky-- Correspondence.
Letcher, Robert Perkins, 1788-1861.
Shelby, Isaac, 1750-1826.
Todd, Charles Stewart, 1791-1871.
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Lawyer, state legislator, and U.S. congressman and senator of Glasgow and Bowling Green, Ky. Papers include routine political correspondence spanning his career as a state legislator and U.S. congressman. Of particular interest is his 24 Jan. 1867 letter to Alfred T. Goodman discussing his autograph collection. Card index in repository