Publication Date

10-28-2016

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 3067. Typescript of entries from 1 January to 23 November 1911 in the diary of James Herschel Jackson, a farmer of Drake, Kentucky. He writes of farm work, visitors, family, and local births and deaths, including the killing of two men by persons unknown. Includes Jackson’s obituary and information about persons mentioned in the diary and about the Jackson family.

Disciplines

United States History

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