Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 1282. Autobiography of Peter Vertrees, an African-American native of Edmonson County, Kentucky, who served as a cook in the Confederate Army, 6th Kentucky Cavalry. Afterward, he was an educator and Baptist minister, chiefly in Sumner County, Tennessee. Includes associated biographical data, and the autobiography of his third wife Diora.
African American Studies | Education | Religion | United States History
Folklife Archives, Manuscripts &, "Vertrees, Peter, 1840-1926 (SC 1282)" (2014). MSS Finding Aids. Paper 3468.