MSS Finding Aids

Publication Date



This collection is archived in Manuscripts & Folklife Archives at Western Kentucky University; 270-745-6434;


Finding aid and scan (Click on "Additional Files" below) for Manuscripts Small Collection 2407. Letter, 15 June 1861, from Joseph Rogers Underwood to Lieutenant Augustus S. Nicholson explaining an inability to pay monies owed. He blames poor economic conditions and the suspension of state court operations for his failure to collect his own debts, including one dependent upon revenue from visitors' fees at Mammoth Cave.


History | United States History



To view the content in your browser, please download Adobe Reader or, alternately,
you may Download the file to your hard drive.

NOTE: The latest versions of Adobe Reader do not support viewing PDF files within Firefox on Mac OS and if you are using a modern (Intel) Mac, there is no official plugin for viewing PDF files within the browser window.