xt7dnc5s7w0q https://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt7dnc5s7w0q/data/mets.xml https://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt7dnc5s7w0q/data/kukm1f55m_158.xml Woodward, Augustus E, 1830-1860. 185118601856 1 Reel of microfilm. 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. Augustus E. Woodward diary, 1851-1860, 1856 (bulk date) Augustus E. Woodward diary, 1851-1860, 1856 (bulk date) text Augustus E. Woodward diary, 1851-1860, 1856 (bulk date) 1851 2002 true xt7dnc5s7w0q collection false kukm1f55m_158 Guide to the Augustus E. Woodward diary,  1851-1860, 1856 (bulk date) 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 Augustus E. Woodward diary,  1851-1860, 1856 (bulk date) Collection number: 1F55M-158 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. Augustus E. Woodward diary,  1851-1860, 1856 (bulk date) 1F55M-158 Woodward, Augustus E, 1830-1860. 1 Reel of microfilm. None online. Must visit contributing institution. The materials are in  English. University of Kentucky Special Collections Lexington, Kentucky 40506 Barton, Lon, Mayfield, Ky. Loan for microfilming January, 1955. Collection is open for research. Copyright has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky. [Identification of item], Augustus E. Woodward diary, 1851-1860, 1856 (bulk date), 1F55M-158, Special Collections, University of Kentucky. Farmers. Augustus E. Woodward was a farmer who lived in Graves County, Ky.  He died of typhoid fever in Pike County, Ar. while returning home with his family after a visit to Texas. The operation of the farm and slave labor are the principal subjects of this typewritten transcription of Woodward's diary. Much of this diary deals with the conditions of Woodward's crops which included such items as tobacco, cotton, wheat, rye, oats, corn, beans, peas, potatoes, rice and watermelons.  Woodward describes the daily tasks accomplished on the farm and mentions the sicknesses, deaths and births of his slaves.  Also reported are the activities of the family, such as visits with friends and relatives, and trips to Paducah, Ky., Mayfield, Ky., and Maury City, Tenn., among other places. Arranged chronologically. Woodward, Augustus E, 1830-1860. Slavery--Kentucky. Family--Social aspects--19th century. Agriculture--Economic aspects--Kentucky. Agriculture--Documentation. Beans. Corn. Cotton. Oats. Peas. Potatoes. Rice. Rye. Tobacco. Watermelons. Wheat. Farmers. Paducah (Ky.). Mayfield (Ky.). Maury City (Tenn.) Diaries