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


Finding aid only for Manuscripts Collection 148. Letters, legal papers, articles, and data on the Goodnight family, Franklin, Kentucky, and journal, 1868-1880 (102 p.) of Cumberland Presbyterian minister Thomas Mitchell Goodnight. Also includes letters from William Jennings Bryan, J. G. Carlisle, and William Goebel. A scan of Thomas Mitchell Goodknight's journal (Folder 7) has been scanned and is attached as an "Additional File"; click on the link at the bottom of this page.


United States History

MSS 148 B1 F7 GOODKNIGHT, Thomas M. P. 1-53.pdf (3801 kB)
Journal of Thomas M. Goodknight, pt. 1

MSS 148 B1 F7 GOODKNIGHT, Thomas M. P, 54-102.pdf (2860 kB)
Journal of Thomas M. Goodknight, pt. 2



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