Perry County historical papers, 1921-1922

Descriptive Summary

Title
Perry County historical papers, 1921-1922
Creator
Perry County Ky.
Extent
450 pieces
Subjects
Jillson, Willard Rouse, 1890-
Rothert, Otto Arthur, 1871-1956.
Wilson, Samuel M. (Samuel Mackay), 1871-1946.
Wootton, Bailey Peyton, 1870-1949.
Kentucky River Coal Corporation.
Perry County--Centennial celebrations, etc.
Clippings.
Maps--Kentucky--Perry County.
Photoprints.
Speeches
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric Weig
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
These papers contain materials about the centennial celebration held in 1921 to mark the anniversary of the founding of Perry County, Kentucky. The papers, collected by Judge Samuel M. Wilson, include portions of the address he delivered at the celebration and notes for a county history he authored. There is also Wilson's correspondence dealing with the centennial and his history of the county, as well as clippings and a few printed maps. The correspondents include Bailey P. Wootton, Willard Rouse Jillson, and Otto Rothert. Also present are balance sheets for Kentucky River Coal Corporation.

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Conditions Governing Access
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