O'Nan family papers and photographs

Abstract

The O'Nan family papers and photographs (dated 1855-2011; 0.23 cubic feet; 1 box) contains Maddox family photographs as well as a family genealogy.

Descriptive Summary

Title
O'Nan family papers and photographs
Extent
0.23 Cubic Feet
Subjects
Correspondence.
Families -- Photographs.
Arrangement
The collection is arranged by format.
Finding Aid Author
Andrew McGraw
Preferred Citation
2011ms064: [identification of item], O'Nan family papers and photographs, 1855-2011, University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center.
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
Dr. Martha B. O'Nan (1920-2011) lived in Pleasureville, Kentucky. She was a life-long farmer and university professor. She died at her home February 17, 2011.
Scope and Content
The O'Nan family papers and photographs (dated 1855-2011; 0.23 cubic feet; 1 box) contains Maddox family photographs as well as a family genealogy. The collection also contains letters from Emmanuel Robles to Martha O'Nan as well as copies of the Revie Celfan Review which includes contributions from Robles.

Restrictions on Access and Use

Conditions Governing Access
Conditions Governing Access Collection is open to researchers by appointment.
Use Restrictions
The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center.

Contents of the Collection

Emmanual Robles letters to Martha O'Nan, 1978 March 29-1981 April 6

  • Box 1, folder 1
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Dear Ma: A Boy's Letter Written about 1893 transcribed by Martha O'Nan , 1893 transcribed 2010

  • Box 1, folder 2
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The Maddox Cementery by Martha O'Nan, 2011

  • Box 1, folder 3
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Photographs of James Maddox, his wife Martha Shannon, his brother Thomas Maddox, and [Maddox O'Nan] posing with a horse named Loving Maddox, 1855-1910

  • Box 1, folder 4
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Revue Celfan Review , 1981-1984

  • Box 1, folder 5
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