Finding aid prepared by Katie L.B. Henningsen
Daniel Henry Holmes, Jr. papers
University of Kentucky Special Collections
Collection is open to researchers by appointment.
2011MS006 : [identification of item], Daniel Henry Holmes, Jr. papers, 1900-1906, University of Kentucky Special Collections.
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Daniel Henry Holmes, Jr. (1851-1908) was born in New York, New York, the son of Daniel Henry Holmes (1816-1898), a successful businessman and founder of the D. H. Holmes Department Store in New Orleans. He had a family home in Holmesdale, Kentucky.
This collection includes fifteen (15) letters, written by Holmes to his daughters and wife, while he was in Europe.