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Parrish family papers, 1824

Part of Parrish family papers

kukm1m70m30 Parrish family papers, 1824-1887 70M30 Finding aid prepared by Katie L.B. Henningsen University of Kentucky Special Collections Special Collections Margaret I. King Building, North Lexington, KY, 40506-0039 (859) 257-8611 SCLREF@LSV.UKY.EDU 2011 August 22 This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-07-30T13:40-0400 Description is in English. Describing Archives: A Content Standard Parrish family papers 70M30 University of Kentucky Special Collections 0.68 Cubic feet 2 boxes 1824-1887 Housed with multiple collections. Parrish family. Custodial History note Fields, Annie May. Gift, February, 1970. Conditions Governing Access note Collection is open to researchers by appointment. Conditions Governing Use note The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections. Preferred Citation note 70M30 : [Identification of item], Parrish family papers, 1824-1887, University of Kentucky Special Collections. Biographical note The Parrish family lived in the central Kentucky area in the mid 19th century. Scope and Contents note The Parrish family papers are comprised mainly of account books and breeding books. The majority of the unbound material consist of receipts to Dabney W. Parrish. The volumes are account books which include expenditures of money, notes of places visited, Civil War battles, amounts of hemp broken and breeding records. Also present are separate stock breeding records, recipes for cooking foods, medical formulas and household hints. Arrangement note Collection is arranged by format. Parrish, D.W., (Dabney W.), b. 1799 Cattle--Breeding--Kentucky. Cattle--Kentucky--Fayette County--Pedigrees. Cooking, American. Cooking--Kentucky. Fayette County (Ky.) Hemp--Kentucky. Recipes. United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865. Account Book 2 1 1824-1877 Account Book 2 2 1825-1887 Account Book notes 2 3 1825-1887 Scope and Contents note These were found between the pages of Account Book, 1825-1887 and removed. Breeding Register 2 4 1850-1880s Cattle Register 2 5 1868-1886 Medicinal Recipes 2 6 1838-1873 Notebook 2 7 1847-1874 Receipts 2 8 1859-1871 Recipes 1 4 undated Parrish family papers