Barton Family Papers,1913-1921

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Barton Family Papers,1913-1921
Barton Family
1.33 cu. ft.
Western Kentucky University.
Broadsides-- Tompkinsville (Ky.)
Education-- Kentucky.
Farm life-- Metcalf County (Ky.)
Influenza-- Kentucky.
Poultry-- Breeding-- Metcalf County (Ky.)
World War, 1914-1918-- Medical care.
World War, 1914-1918-- Propoganda.
Bowling Green (Ky.)-- History.
Ireland-- Description and travel.
Louisville (Ky.)-- Description and travel.
Metcalf County (Ky.)-- History.
New York City-- Description and travel.
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Scope and Content
Farm family from Metcalf County (Ky). Correspondence, 1914-1919, looks at farm life in Metcalf County (Ky). Topics include poultry, crops, livestock, influenza, World War I and Western Kentucky Normal School. Business letters, 1914-1919, pertain to poultry, a general store, the Rural Letter Carriers Association, etc. Includes financial documents and receipts. Card file in repository