xt71jw86hk1w https://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt71jw86hk1w/data/mets.xml https://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt71jw86hk1w/data/kukm1f56m_239.xml Morgan family. 18541899 1 reel of microfilm (partial) collections  English University of Kentucky This digital resource may be freely searched and displayed.  Permission must be received for subsequent distribution in print or electronically.  Physical rights are retained by the owning repository.  Copyright is retained in accordance with U. S. copyright laws.  For information about permissions to reproduce or publish, contact the Special Collections Research Center. Hunt-Morgan family papers, 1854-1899 Hunt-Morgan family papers, 1854-1899 text Hunt-Morgan family papers, 1854-1899 1854 2002 true xt71jw86hk1w collection false kukm1f56m_239 Guide to the Hunt-Morgan family papers,  1854-1899 Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric Weig Special Collections Manuscripts University of Kentucky Margaret I. King Library Lexington, Kentucky 40506-0039 USA Phone: (859) 257-8611 Fax: (859) 257-6311 Email: sclref@lsv.uky.edu URL: http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/libpage.php?lweb_id=84&llib_id=13<ab_rank=3  Copyright 2002 University of Kentucky Libraries. All Rights Reserved. Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC Database Date of source:  n.d. Description is in  English. Guide to the Hunt-Morgan family papers,  1854-1899 Collection number: 1F56M-239 Contact Information Special Collections Manuscripts University of Kentucky Margaret I. King Library Lexington, Kentucky 40506-0039 Phone: (859) 257-8611 Fax: (859) 257-6311 Email:  sclref@lsv.uky.edu URL:  http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/libpage.php?lweb_id=84&llib_id=13<ab_rank=3 Processed by: Archives Staff Encoded by: Eric Weig  Copyright 2002 University of Kentucky. All Rights Reserved. Hunt-Morgan family papers,  1854-1899 1F56M-239 Morgan family. 1 reel of microfilm (partial) None online. Must visit contributing institution. The materials are in  English. University of Kentucky Special Collections Lexington, Kentucky 40506 Applegate, Calvin. Loan for microfilming, 1956. Collection is open for research. Copyright has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky. [Identification of item], Hunt-Morgan family papers, 1854-1899, 1F56M-239, Special Collections, University of Kentucky. John Wesley Hunt came to Lexington, Kentucky from Trenton, New Jersey in 1796. He opened a general store and later became a wholesale trader in cotton, tobacco, saltpeter and especially hemp. He was also involved in horse breeding and banking. His daughter Henrietta married Calvin Cogswell Morgan, and one of their sons was the famous Confederate General John Hunt Morgan. One of their grandsons was Thomas Hunt Morgan, who won the Nobel Prize for Medicine for his work on the laws and mechanisms of heredity. This collection of Hunt-Morgan family papers includes family and business letters, theater programs, receipts, etc. Arrangement is roughly chronological. Morgan family. Hunt family