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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 3605. Calling card of Mrs. Attwood Reading Martin (Georgia May Madden), author of fiction under the pen name “George Madden Martin,” with an inscribed note to Kentucky Governor Ruby Laffoon and Mrs. Laffoon. She expresses pride in being commissioned a Kentucky Colonel (she was the first woman awarded the honor) and hopes that the Laffoons will enjoy her new book.


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SC 3605 additional file.pdf (53 kB)
Mrs. Attwood Reading Martin calling card



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