xt73xs5j9s16 https://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt73xs5j9s16/data/mets.xml https://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt73xs5j9s16/data/59m113.dao.xml unknown 18171954 0.64 Cubic Feet 1 box, 1 item collections 59m113 English University of Kentucky The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections.  Contact the Special Collections Research Center for information regarding rights and use of this collection. Hathaway family papers Composers -- Correspondence. Hathaway family papers text Hathaway family papers 1817 2017 true xt73xs5j9s16 collection true 59m113 59m113 Hathaway family papers, 1817-1954, bulk 1865-1954  59M113 Ida Sell University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center 2012 April 16 Special Collections Research Center University of Kentucky Libraries Margaret I. King Library Lexington, Kentucky 40506-0039 URL:  This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on  2017-12-19 17:49:13 -0500 . Description is in English. Describing Archives: A Content Standard 
   
     
       English 
     
     
       University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center 
     
     Hathaway family papers 
     59M113 
     
       0.64 Cubic Feet 
       1 box, 1 item 
     
     1817-1954 
     1865-1954 
     The Hathaway family papers are letters, scrapbooks, diaries, and general materials of Leeland Hathaway, his wife, Mattie Wheeler Hathaway, and daughter, Carrie Lee Hathaway. 
   
   
     Custodial History 
 Hathaway, Carrie Lee, Lexington, Ky. Gift, 1950.    
   
     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.    
   
     Preferred Citation 
 59M113: [identification of item], Hathaway family papers, 1817-1954, bulk 1865-1954, University of Kentucky Special Collections.    
   
     Biographical note 
 Leeland Hathaway (b. circa 1834), a native of Clark County, Kentucky, served under Confederate General John Hunt Morgan during the Civil War. He was held prisoner at Allegheny, Pennsylvania, and at Fort McHenry, Baltimore, Maryland. He was captured while serving as a bodyguard to Jefferson Davis' wife, Varina Howell Davis. His wife was Martha Wheeler Hathaway was born in Winchester, Kentucky, in 1845. Leeland and Martha had a daughter, Carrie Lee Hathaway (ca. 1867-1954), who lived in Lexington, Kentucky.    
   
     Scope and Contents 
 The Hathaway family papers are documents of Leeland Hathaway, his wife, Mattie Wheeler Hathaway, and daughter, Carrie Lee Hathaway. Included are letters written by Leeland Hathaway which refer to his imprisonment at Allegheny, Pennsylvania and at Fort McHenry (Baltimore, Md.) during the Civil War after his capture while serving as bodyguard to Jefferson Davis' wife, Varina Howell Davis. There are transcripts and notes of Mattie Wheeler Hathaway's diary (1869-1865) edited by Mrs. Hammund Dugan, a small Bible carried by Captain Hathaway and his scrapbook clippings, poems and pencil sketches. Additionally, the collection contains a child's scrapbook, 13 letters from J. L. Wheeler to Mattie Wheeler and Mrs. Caroline Wheeler (1861-1865), papers concerning Hathaway's parole and release from military prison, and a statement he made concerning Stephen Gano Burbridge and a scrapbook of newspaper clippings primarily about Kentucky and the Confederacy. Letters and papers of Col. James Mason comprise a small portion of the Hathaway family papers.    
   
     Arrangement 
 Collection is arranged by format.    
   
     United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Prisoners and prisons. 
     Fort McHenry (Baltimore, Md.) 
     Scrapbooks -- United States. 
     Composers -- Correspondence. 
     Burbridge, Stephen G. (Stephen Gano) 
     Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 
     Davis, Varina, 1826-1906 
     Confederate States of America 
     Mason, James 
     Hathaway, Leeland 
     Hathaway, Carrie Lee 
   
   Newspaper clippings about family members 1904-1954 1 1 Martha Wheeler Hathaway's diary transcription circa 1860-1865 1 2 Kentucky Sentinel , Mount Sterling, Ky. 1866 April 20 OS-17 1 Family correspondence 1861 August-1865 July 1 3 List of Morgan's Men interned at Alleghany/note about Stephen G Barbridge's command of Department of Kentucky  undated, 1863 1 4 Virginia Hanson Chapter Fourth Annual Convention program/Rock Island Rail pamphlet 1900 November, undated 1 5 Notes on a conversation with Miss Carrie Lee Hathaway with Churchill Newcomb's comments in the margins circa 1926 1 6 Transcription of nine volumes of writing by Captain Leland Hathaway after the Civil War undated 1 7 Scrapbook given to Carrie Lee Hathaway by her mother circa 1860-1879 1 8 Correspondence sent to James Mason 1817 December 31-1839 November 17 1 9 Bible carried by Captain Leland Hathaway during the Civil War  1845 1 10 Scrapbook of clippings about the Confederacy and Kentucky circa 1875-1900 1