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MS book of poetry, 1843, 1843

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kukm1f87m_815Guide to the MS book of poetry, 1843Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric WeigSpecial CollectionsManuscriptsUniversity of KentuckyMargaret I. King LibraryLexington, Kentucky40506-0039 USAPhone: (859) 257-8611Fax: (859) 257-6311Email: sclref@lsv.uky.eduURL: http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/libpage.php?lweb_id=84&llib_id=13<ab_rank=3 Copyright 2002University of Kentucky Libraries. All Rights Reserved.Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC Database Date of source: n.d.Description is in English.Guide to the MS book of poetry, 1843Collection number: 1F87M-815Contact InformationSpecial CollectionsManuscriptsUniversity of KentuckyMargaret I. King LibraryLexington, Kentucky40506-0039Phone: (859) 257-8611Fax: (859) 257-6311Email: sclref@lsv.uky.eduURL: http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/libpage.php?lweb_id=84&llib_id=13<ab_rank=3Processed by: Archives StaffEncoded by: Eric Weig Copyright 2002 University of Kentucky. All Rights Reserved.MS book of poetry, 18431F87M-815Wilson, Mary E., 1823-1854.1 Reel of microfilm.None online. Must visit contributing institution.The materials are in English.University of Kentucky Special CollectionsLexington, Kentucky 40506Mason County Museum, Mason County, Ky. Loan for microfilming, September, 1978.Collection is open for research.Copyright has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky.[Identification of item], MS book of poetry, 1843, 1F87M-815, Special Collections, University of Kentucky.Poet. Mary E. Wilson was a native of the Maysville, Ky. area where she spent most of her life. In 1854 she was married to Morgan L. Betts of Detroit and died suddenly a short time thereafter at the age of 31. The ten years before her marriage, Mrs. Betts had many of her short poems published in local, regional and national publications.This is the scrapbook of poetry by Mary E. Wilson Betts. Contained in the scrapbook is handwritten poetry as well as numerous clippings of her poetry published in various newspapers such as the New York Saturday Emporium, the Detroit Times, the Louisville Journal and the Maysville Eagle.Arranged somewhat chronologically.Wilson, Mary E, 1823-1854.New York Saturday Emporium.Detroit times.Louisville Journal (Louisville, Ky.).Maysville Eagle (Maysville, Ky.)Poets, American--Kentucky.Poetry.Authors.Maysville (Ky.).Clippings.Poems