xt7djh3czq7r https://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt7djh3czq7r/data/mets.xml https://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt7djh3czq7r/data/56m116.dao.xml Dun family (Ky.) 18101927 0.9 Cubic Feet 2 boxes The Dun family papers (dated 1810-1927; 0.9 cubic feet; 2 boxes) primarily consist of letters, signed agreements and deeds, and receipts pertaining to the Dun family's surveys and sales of land in Ohio and Virginia. 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. Dun family papers United States -- History -- 19th century. Land use surveys. Dun family papers text Dun family papers 1810 2016 true xt7djh3czq7r collection false 56m116 Dun family papers Dun family papers, 1810-1927, undated  56m116 Greg Seltzer University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center 2011 March 3 Special Collections Research Center Margaret I. King Building, North Lexington 40506-0039 SCLREF@LSV.UKY.EDU URL:  This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on  2016-05-23 14:24:01 -0400 . Describing Archives: A Content Standard 2015 November 16 Description and EAD updated by Megan Mummey 
   
     
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       University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center 
     
     Dun family papers 
     
       Dun family (Ky.) 
     
     56m116 
     
       0.9 Cubic Feet 
       2 boxes  
     
     1810-1927, undated 
     The Dun family papers (dated 1810-1927; 0.9 cubic feet; 2 boxes) primarily consist of letters, signed agreements and deeds, and receipts pertaining to the Dun family's surveys and sales of land in Ohio and Virginia. 
   
   
     Preferred Citation 
 56m116 : [identification of item], Dun family papers, 1810-1927, University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center.    
   
     Arrangement 
 Collection is arranged chronologically.    
   
     Conditions Governing Access 
 Collection is open to researchers by appointment.    
   
     Biographical note 
 Edwin Dun (1848-1931) was originally from Ohio and advised the Japanese government on modernizing agricultural techniques during the Meiji modernization period. In 1892 Dun was appointed as United States ambassador to Japan and served until 1897. After 1897 Dun was the Japan representative of the Standard Oil company.    
   
     Scope and Contents 
 The Dun family papers (dated 1810-1927; 0.9 cubic feet; 2 boxes) primarily consist of letters, signed agreements and deeds, and receipts pertaining to the Dun family's surveys and sales of land in Ohio and Virginia. Also included are Elizabeth Dun's will and a group of letters sent from Edwin Dun in eastern Asia to his family.    
   
     Conditions Governing Use 
 The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center.    
   
     United States -- History -- 19th century. 
     Land use surveys. 
     Ohio -- History. 
     China. 
     Fayette County (Ky.) 
     Japan. 
     Virginia. 
     Dun, Edwin 
     Dun family (Ky.) 
     Dun family (Ky.) 
   
   Correspondence, land agreements 1810-1819 1 1 Correspondence, land agreements, receipts 1820-1829 1 2 Correspondence 1830-1839 1 3 Correspondence, land agreements, receipts 1830-1839 1 4 Land agreements, receipts 1840-1843 1 5 Land agreements, receipts 1844-1849 1 6 Correspondence 1840-1849 1 7 Correspondence 1850-1859 2 1 Land agreements, receipts 1850-1859 2 2 Correspondence 1860-1879 2 3 Correspondence 1880-1889 2 4 Land agreements, receipts 1880-1889 2 5 Receipts, will of Elizabeth Dun, land deed 1890-1925 2 6 Correspondence 1890-1927 2 7 Land agreements, receipts undated 2 8