A Collection of Lexington, Kentucky, funeral invitations (1802-1846)


  • 1999


  • John Moore McCalla 1793-1873. James D. Birchfield.


  • English


  • Transcriptions of funeral invitations from John M. McCalla's "Mortuary of Lexington, Kentucky" scrapbook (held by University of Kentucky Special Collections, accession number 2013ms0755). Includes an introduction and index by James D. Birchfield with 24 facsimiles. 95 p.; 28 cm. F459.L6 C655 1999

You may come across language in UK Libraries Special Collections Research Center collections and online resources that you find harmful or offensive. SCRC collects materials from different cultures and time periods to preserve and make available the historical record. These materials document the time period when they were created and the view of their creator. As a result, some may demonstrate racist and offensive views that do not reflect the values of UK Libraries.

If you find description with problematic language that you think SCRC should review, please contact us at


  • Contact the Special Collections Research Center for information regarding rights and use of this collection.

Geographic Subject

Library of Congress Subject Headings


  • University of Kentucky Libraries



XML Metadata

The text may or may not be an accurate representation of the original.