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


Finding aid for Manuscripts Collection 597. Shaker Record A, a journal of the activities of the Shaker colony at South Union, Kentucky. Includes a record of the missionary trip to Kentucky from the east, and the 1830 constitution and covenant of the South Union colony. An index of names and a full-text scan of John Rankin's autobiography has been added to this record (Click on "Additional Files" below).


Christian Denominations and Sects | Religion | Social Statistics | United States History

MSS 597 SHAKERS - John Rankin Autobiography.pdf (6981 kB)
John Rankin's Autobiography

Shaker Record A Index Adams-Foster.pdf (1815 kB)
Index Adams-Foster

Shaker Record A Index Fowlgers-Markham.pdf (2528 kB)
Index Fowlgers-Markham

Shaker Record A Index Marks-Simms.pdf (1933 kB)
Index Marks-Simms

Shaker Record A Index Simms-Xenia.pdf (1402 kB)
Index Simms-Xenia



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