Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 2837. “Freedom, Kentucky Story,” a narrative of John Robert Miller primarily concerning his grandmother’s family and life in Black Walnut Barren County, Kentucky. Miller explains that the geography of the area offered hiding places for escaped slaves on their way to the North; as a consequence, the community was renamed Freedom in 1866.
United States History
Folklife Archives, Manuscripts &, "Richey, Nancy Carol, b. 1959 - Collector (SC 2837)" (2014). MSS Finding Aids. Paper 3558.