Samuel McAfee Letter,1813

Descriptive Summary

Title
Samuel McAfee Letter,1813
Creator
McAfee, Samuel
Extent
1 item
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: Staff; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric Weig
Repository
Kentucky Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
This letter, dated July 30, 1813, was written to McAfee, an early Harrodsburg settler, by his grandson, future Kentucky governor Beriah Magoffin. The letter concerns family, local, and war [War of 1812] news.
Variant Name: Beriah Magoffin Letter
Creator's Occupation: Settler
County: Mercer