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McDonald family correspondence, 1887-1902

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Title

McDonald family correspondence

Date

1887-1902

Repository

University of Kentucky Special CollectionsLexington, Kentucky 40506

Arrangement

Chronological arrangement.

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation Note

[Identification of item], McDonald family correspondence, 1887-1902, 1M71M34, Special Collections, University of Kentucky.

Extent

1 volume, 645 pieces.

Biography/History

The McDonald family, of Louisville, Ky. and Jefferson County, W.Va. included Julia McDonald Davis, first wife of John W. Davis, Democratic nominee for president in 1924.

Scope and Content

This is a collection of correspondence of the McDonald family. Most of the letters contain family news, and a few of Julia McDonald Davis' letters are included. Also included are a number of invitations to social events in Louisville.

Subjects

  • McDonald, Edward Leavell, 1871-1961.
  • McDonald family.
  • Davis, Julia McDonald, d. 1900.
  • Jefferson County (W. Va.)--History.
  • Kentucky--Genealogy.
  • Louisville (Ky.)--Social life and customs.
  • Invitations