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Hart family papers, 1797

Part of Hart family papers

kukm1m60m196 Hart family papers, 1797-1927 60m196 Finding aid prepared by Greg Seltzer University of Kentucky Special Collections Special Collections Margaret I. King Building, North Lexington, KY, 40506-0039 (859) 257-8611 SCLREF@LSV.UKY.EDU 2011 March 10 This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-07-30T10:01-0400 Describing Archives: A Content Standard Hart family papers 60m196 University of Kentucky Special Collections 1.13 Cubic feet 3 boxes 1797-1927 The Hart family papers deal with Dr. R.S. Hart, who was a Woodford County physician, and the Wasan family. In addition to Hart's daybooks, correspondence, and account books, the collection contains a description of cattle and hog pedigrees. Hart, R. S., Dr. Custodial History note Hart, Mrs. Robert, Versailles, Ky. Gift, 1960 July 25. 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 60m196 : [identification of item], Hart family papers, 1797-1927, University of Kentucky Special Collections. Biographical note Dr. R.S. Hart practiced medicine in the Pisgah community of Woodford and Fayette counties in Kentucky from the later nineteenth century through the first decades of the twentieth century. Scope and Contents note The Hart family papers deal with Dr. R.S. Hart, who was a Woodford County physician, and the Wasan family. In addition to Hart's daybooks, correspondence, and account books, this collection contains a description of cattle and hog pedigrees. The Wasan family material, dated 1835-1856, consists of medical case histories and directions for making simple medical remedies. Early surveys, land indentures, and other materials in the papers carry the names of John Fowler, George and Robert Moffet, and Moses McIlvain, all early settlers, and James Wilkinson, who figured in the Spanish Conspiracy of the early eighteenth century. Arrangement note The Hart family papers are arranged by material type. Fowler, John, 1756-1840 Hart family. McIlvain, Moses Moffett, George Moffett, Robert Wasan family. Wilkinson, James, 1757-1825 Case histories. Cattle breeds. Land use surveys. Medical records--Kentucky--Woodford County. Physicians--Kentucky. Pisgah (Ky.)--History. Swine breeds. Woodford County (Ky.)--History. Deeds and surveys 1 1 1797-1844 Wasan family volumes 1 2 1835-1856 Deeds and surveys 1 3 1853-1874 Holy Bible 1 4 1858 Correspondence and account statements 1 6 1875-1919 Pedigrees and memoranda of cattle and hogs 2 3 1884 Bank account records 2 6 1891-1927 Dr. R.S. Hart ledger 2 4 1887-1890 Dr. R.S. Hart account book 2 1 1880-1883 Dr. R.S. Hart account book 2 2 1883-1886 Dr. R.S. Hart daybooks 1 5 1874-1890 Dr. R.S. Hart daybooks 2 5 1891-1894 Dr. R.S. Hart daybooks 2 7 1894-1900 Dr. R.S. Hart daybooks 3 1 1900-1902 Dr. R.S. Hart daybooks 3 2 1903-1907 Dr. R.S. Hart daybooks 3 3 1909-1912 Dr. R.S. Hart daybooks 3 4 1913-1915 scrapbook 3 5-6 undated Hart family papers