xt78kp7tmz9r https://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt78kp7tmz9r/data/mets.xml https://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt78kp7tmz9r/data/54m65.dao.xml Mohr family. 18701889 0.1 Cubic Feet 1 folder collections 54m65 English University of Kentucky The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center.  Contact the Special Collections Research Center for information regarding rights and use of this collection. Mohr family papers Vouchers German Americans. Agricultural colonies -- Kentucky. Mohr family papers text Mohr family papers 1870 2016 true xt78kp7tmz9r collection true 54m65 54m65 Mohr family papers, 1870-1889, bulk 1889  54m65 Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric Weig University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center 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  2017-03-02 18:27:21 -0500 . Description is in English. Describing Archives: A Content Standard 2016 October 6 Inventory added and description edited by Megan Mummey 
   
     
       English 
     
     
       University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center 
     
     Mohr family papers 
     
       Mohr family. 
     
     54m65 
     
       0.1 Cubic Feet 
       1 folder 
     
     1870-1889 
     1889 
     Mohr family papers (dated 1870-1889, bulk 1889; 0.1 cubic feet; 1 folder) comprise letters concerning German colonization enterprises in Lincoln and Simpson counties in Kentucky. 
   
   
     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 Research Center.    
   
     Preferred Citation 
 54m65: [identification of item], Mohr family papers, 1870-1889, bulk 1889, University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center.    
   
     Historical note 
 In the late nineteenth century, German and Swiss  colonies  were established at Ottenheim, Highland, and Crab Orchard in Lincoln County, Ky. and near Franklin in Simpson County.    
   
     Scope and Contents 
 Mohr family papers (dated 1870-1889, bulk 1889; 0.1 cubic feet; 1 folder) comprise letters concerning German colonization enterprises in Lincoln and Simpson counties in Kentucky. In addition to the Mohr family's correspondence, there are a few blank vouchers of the Lincoln Land Company. The originals are in German. Some have been translated into English.    
   
     Immediate Source of Acquisition 
 Gift    
   
     Highland (Ky.) -- History. 
     Franklin (Ky.) -- History. 
     Vouchers 
     Ottenheim (Ky.) -- History. 
     Crab Orchard (Ky.) -- History. 
     German Americans. 
     Germany -- Emigration and immigration. 
     Kentucky -- History -- 1865- 
     Kentucky -- Emigration and immigration. 
     Agricultural colonies -- Kentucky. 
     Mohr family. 
     Lincoln Land Company (Lincoln County, Ky.) 
     German Colonization Company (Franklin, Ky.) 
   
   Mohr family papers 1870-1889 VF-11 1