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Helm, Harold Holmes, 1900-1985 (Sc 658), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Feb 2013

Helm, Harold Holmes, 1900-1985 (Sc 658), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 658. Certificate of attendance awarded by Auburn Seminary, Auburn, Kentucky, to Harold Holmes Helm for not being absent or tardy during the quarter ending 4 June 1909.


Self, Sarah Elizabeth, B. 1915 (Sc 657), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Feb 2013

Self, Sarah Elizabeth, B. 1915 (Sc 657), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 657. Report card issued by Bowling Green High School to Sarah Elizabeth Self, daughter of Ada (Mrs. J. Presley) Self.


Robinson, Mollie B., B. 1860 (Sc 656), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Feb 2013

Robinson, Mollie B., B. 1860 (Sc 656), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid and scan of diploma (click on "Additional Files") for Manuscripts Small Collection 656. Mistress of Science diploma conferred upon Mollie B. Robinson by Cedar Bluff Female College, Woodburn, Kentucky. Mollie was the niece of the college's president, William F. Whitesides.


Edmunds Family Papers (Mss 443), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Feb 2013

Edmunds Family Papers (Mss 443), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 443. Correspondence, deeds, legal and other personal papers of the Edmunds family of North Carolina and Caldwell County, Kentucky. Includes genealogical data and papers of associated families, primarily the Cameron family of North Carolina.


Potter College - Bowling Green, Kentucky (Sc 655), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Feb 2013

Potter College - Bowling Green, Kentucky (Sc 655), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 655. Request for partial payment of a subscription made to Potter College, 1889, and an invitation to Miss Sallie Drake from the faculty of Potter College, 1903.


Johnson, Richard Mentor, 1781-1850 (Sc 831), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Feb 2013

Johnson, Richard Mentor, 1781-1850 (Sc 831), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 831. Original letter from Richard Mentor Johnson to Secretary of the Treasury Robert James Walker regarding the removal of Creek Indian students from Johnson’s school in White Sulphur, Scott County, Kentucky. Also included are a typescript of the letter and notes relating to White Sulphur, Johnson, and Walker.


Whitmer, Dudley Robert, 1899-1993 (Sc 916), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Jan 2013

Whitmer, Dudley Robert, 1899-1993 (Sc 916), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 916. Record book of attendance and grades kept by Muhlenberg County elementary school teacher Dudley Whitmer. Includes monthly and term summaries.


Shakers - South Union, Kentucky (Sc 816), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Jan 2013

Shakers - South Union, Kentucky (Sc 816), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 816. Photocopies of letters, 1849-1881 (12); agreement to place children with the Shakers, 1812; school merit awards, n.d. (4); and business receipts, etc., 1810-1879 (15). Also, letters regarding collection, 1984, n.d. (2).


Caldwell, R. E. (Sc 807), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Jan 2013

Caldwell, R. E. (Sc 807), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 807. Photocopy of contract between R. E. Caldwell and trustees John A. Caldwell and M. M. Jones to teach school in Graves County, Kentucky.


Bell, Tennie Juliet (Odom), 1872-1943 (Sc 74), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Jan 2013

Bell, Tennie Juliet (Odom), 1872-1943 (Sc 74), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid and scan (Click on "additional files" below) for Manuscripts Small Collection 74. Original copy of an essay written by Tennie Juliet (Odom) Bell, of Texas, while a student at Cedar Bluff Female College, Woodburn, Kentucky.


Cook, Elbert Eugene Iii, B. 1959 & Rebecca J. (Cook) Foust - Collectors (Sc 2654), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Jan 2013

Cook, Elbert Eugene Iii, B. 1959 & Rebecca J. (Cook) Foust - Collectors (Sc 2654), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid and illustration of stock certificate (click on "Additional Files") for Manuscripts Small Collection 2654. Two Kentucky teaching certificates issued to Elbert Cook [Sr.] in 1914 & 1919; letter appointing Cook a rural mail carrier, 1920; stock certificate indicating that Cook had purchased three shares in the Bowling Green Savings and Building Association, 1932; certificate awarding a Postmastership to Maggie Elizabeth Cook at Trammel, Kentucky, 1946; and several photographs.


Scott, Lavinia R., B. 1912? (Sc 804), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Jan 2013

Scott, Lavinia R., B. 1912? (Sc 804), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 804. Photocopy of paper entitled “Early Schools of Bowling Green,” written by Lavinia R. Scott. Includes information about the Southern College of Kentucky, Franklin, Kentucky, and Mary Kendal Jones’ Female Seminary, Samuel Moore Gaines’ Presbyterian Schoolfor Young Ladies, and George Edgar’s Bowling Green Female College.


Pearce, John Ed., 1917-2006 (Sc 786), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Jan 2013

Pearce, John Ed., 1917-2006 (Sc 786), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 786. Photocopy of Louisville Courier-Journal columnist John Ed Pearce’s speech given to the Chamber of
Commerce, Bowling Green, Kentucky on 7 January 1986. He discusses chiefly economic development and public education in Kentucky. Also letter of Pearce
concerning the copy of the speech.


Awbrey, Thomas, 1894-1973 (Sc 785), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Jan 2013

Awbrey, Thomas, 1894-1973 (Sc 785), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 785. Incoming letters, clippings, etc., 1965(?)-1969(?) (54 items), of Thomas Awbrey, Fordsville, Kentucky, who was learning to read and write at age 71. His story received national press coverage in January 1966, which resulted in him hearing from people from throughout the nation. Also correspondence concerning collection, 1976-1986 (5 items).


Richardson, Sarah Pickett, B. 1944 (Sc 2653), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Jan 2013

Richardson, Sarah Pickett, B. 1944 (Sc 2653), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid for Mansucripts Small Collection 2653. Miscellaneous items relating to the childhood of Sarah Richardson: birth announcement clippings, a congratulatory card to her mother, a church school certificate, high school report card, and a letter from a friend.


Ground, Frankie, B. 1930 (Sc 822), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Jan 2013

Ground, Frankie, B. 1930 (Sc 822), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Mansucripts Small Collection 822. Three autograph albums containing signatures of classmates, teachers, friends, and family from Three Forks Schools, 1941-1944 (two separate albums), and North Warren High School, 1949.


Middleton, Amanda (Sc 817), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Jan 2013

Middleton, Amanda (Sc 817), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 817. Photocopy of letter written by Amanda Middleton of Smiths Grove, Kentucky, while a student at the Russellville Female Academy, to Charlie R. Bagby of Smiths Grove. She comments on school life and anticipated Christmas activities while at home during the holidays.