Publication Date

1-9-2015

Comments

This collection is archived in Manuscripts & Folklife Archives at Western Kentucky University; 270-745-6434; mssfa@wku.edu

Abstract

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 1503. “Water transportation and the economic growth of Kentucky, 1510-1810.” Paper (104p.) written by Irving S. Jackson for an Economics class at Western Kentucky State Teachers College in 1938. Discusses boat construction, flatboats, keelboats, canoes, legislation relative to river navigation, and the economics of the same. Includes maps and drawings.

Disciplines

United States History

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