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Blackerby-Stone family papers, 1859

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69M48 Blackerby-Stone family papers, 1859-1923 69M48 Finding aid prepared by Heather J. Burke University of Kentucky Special Collections Special Collections Margaret I. King Building, North Lexington, KY, 40506-0039 (859) 257-8611 SCLREF@LSV.UKY.EDU 2011 September 8 This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-09-15T17:02-0400 Describing Archives: A Content Standard Blackerby-Stone family papers 69M48 University of Kentucky Special Collections 1.13 Cubic feet 3 boxes, 1 folder 1859-1923 Blackerby family Stone family Conditions Governing Access note Collection is open to researchers by appointment. Biographical note The Blackerby family originally came from Orange County, Virginia and moved to Lincoln County, Kentucky in 1828 when William Blackerby married Nancy Gaines. Their son Benjamin Blackerby married Catherine House of Garrard County, Kentucky, and the couple had thirteen children including Nancy Blackerby who married Lee H. Stone on October 7, 1885, in Lincoln County, Kentucky. Reuben Derrall Morgan: Information about William Blackerby. Geneology.com, 2009. Web. 7 September 2011. Perry, Nancy House. Descendents of Matthias House, Jr. Ancestry.com. Web. 8 September 2011. Arrangement note Collection arranged chronologically. Scope and Contents note The Blackerby-Stone family papers consist primarily of correspondence, mostly to/from Nannie Blackerby, ranging in date from 1876 to 1923. There is also undated and incomplete correspondence. In addition to the correspondence are various statements--including receipts and promissory notes,etc.-- with those dated ranging from 1859 to 1906, as well as numerous insurance papers. There are also instructions for a legal deposition in the case of George H. Showse versus James Blackerby. Among the general materials in the collection are school materials, photographs, cards, programs and other paper ephemera. Preferred Citation note 69M48: [identification of item], Blackerby-Stone family papers,1859-1923, University of Kentucky Special Collections. Conditions Governing Use note The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections. Correspondence. Financial statements. Correspondence Series I. 1876-1923, undated Scope and Contents note The Correspondence series contains incomplete, undated and dated correspondence of the Blackerby and Stone families. The majority is of the Blackerby family, particularly letters to/from Nannie Blackerby, and the dated materials in this series range from 1876 to 1923. 1 1 November 1876- December 1883 1 2 January 1884-June 1885 1 3 July 1885-1889 1 4 January 1890-December 1891 1 5 January 1895-July 1902, 1915, 1923 2 1 undated Letter to/from Miss Nannie Blackerby 2 2 undated Papers Series II. 1859-1906, undated Scope and Contents note The Papers series consists of various dated and undated statements--including receipts and promissory notes,etc.-- with those dated ranging from 1859 to 1906, as well as numerous insurance papers. There are also instructions for a legal deposition in the case of George H. Showse versus James Blackerby. Statements 2 3 1859-1879 Statements 2 4 1880-1890 Statements 2 5 1891-1906, undated Insurance Papers 2 6 undated Deposition Instructions for the case of George H. Showse versus James Blackerby 2 7 undated School Materials 3 1 undated Papers 3 2 undated Assorted Union Cards and Programs 3 3 undated A.L.G. Field & Co.'s Operatic Minstrels, poster 4 7 undated