Brown C. Tucker papers, 1817-1888, 1817-1859 (bulk dates)

Descriptive Summary

Title
Brown C. Tucker papers, 1817-1888, 1817-1859 (bulk dates)
Creator
Tucker, Brown C.
Extent
1 reel
Subjects
Tucker, Brown C.
Cancellations (Philately)--Kentucky--19th century.
Bourbon County (Ky.)
Breckinridge County (Ky.)
Fayette County (Ky.)
Franklin County (Ky.)
Legal documents
Arrangement
Arrangement is somewhat chronological.
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 material was collected by Brown C. Tucker for its postal cancellations. Included, however, are numerous legal documents such as depositions, court summonses, orders, and some scattered business and personal correspondence. Most of the legal papers are from Breckinridge County, Kentucky, but Bourbon, Fayette and Franklin Counties are also represented.

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