Edna Talbott Whitley scrapbook, 1953-1972, 1957-1964 (bulk dates)

Descriptive Summary

Title
Edna Talbott Whitley scrapbook, 1953-1972, 1957-1964 (bulk dates)
Creator
Whitley, Edna Talbott.
Extent
1 reel of microfilm
Subjects
Whitley, Edna Talbott.
Whitley, Wade Hampton.
Kentuckian Citizen (Paris, Ky.).
Distilleries--History--Kentucky.
Slavery--History.
Pioneers--Kentucky.
Indians of North America--Kentucky.
Church history--Kentucky.
Historians.
Journalists.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
Kentucky--History.
Bourbon County (Ky.)--Social life and customs.
Paris (Ky.)--History.
Articles.
Clippings
Arrangement
Arranged chronologically.
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric Weig
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
This collection primarily contains clippings of newspaper articles from Edna Talbott Whitley's series, "Footnotes to Local History" which appeared in the KENTUCKIAN CITIZEN (Paris, Kentucky) from February 15, 1957 to May 7, 1964. The 108 articles in this series deal with Kentucky and Bourbon County history, and include such subjects as the social and cultural life of early settlers. In addition, there are a few miscellaneous newspaper articles written by Edna Talbott Whitley, Wade Hampton Whitley and others. A brief topical index prepared by Mrs. Whitley is also included.

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