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Lizzie Hardin diary, 1860

Part of Lizzie Hardin diary

M-181Hardin, Lizzie diaryGuide to the Lizzie Hardin diary, 1860-1865 M-181Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric WeigUniversity of Kentucky Special Collections Research CenterSpecial Collections Research CenterUniversity of Kentucky LibrariesMargaret I. King LibraryLexington, Kentucky 40506-0039URL: This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2017-11-14 11:40:21 -0500.Description is in English.Describing Archives: A Content Standard2017 March 17EAD and description updated by Megan Mummey English University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center Lizzie Hardin diary Hardin, Lizzie M-181 270 0.1 Cubic Feet 1 reel of microfilm 1860-1865 Conditions Governing Access Collection is open to researchers by appointment. Conditions Governing Use The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center. Preferred Citation note M-181: [identification of item], Lizzie Hardin diary, 1860-1865, University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center. Scope and Contents The Lizzie Hardin diary (dated 1850-1860; 0.1 cubic feet; 1 reel) consists of a microfilm copy of a diary kept by Lizzie Hardin of Harrodsburg, Ky. during the Civil War. Though she began the diary in Virginia, it was written primarily during the time she lived in Harrodsburg. In the diary she describes a raid near Harrodsburg by John Hunt Morgan in 1862 as well as other war-related incidents. At the top of many pages are portraits of soldiers that have been cut out of another source and pasted in the diary. Arrangement Collection is arranged chronologically. Existence and Location of Originals Originals at Pioneer Museum, Harrodsburg, Ky. Biographical note Lizzie Hardin lived in Virginia and Harrodsburg, Kentucky, during the Civil War. Immediate Source of Acquisition Loan while microfilming, 1955 Harrodsburg (Ky.) -- History. United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. Soldiers -- Kentucky. Microfilms Hardin, Lizzie Morgan, John Hunt, 1825-1864 Lizzie Hardin diary1850-18601 Lizzie Hardin diary