MSS Finding Aids

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


Finding aid for Manuscripts Collection 741. Business papers of the Thomson family of Fayette County, Kentucky, most notably Patrick Henry Thomson, his son William Z. Thomson, and son-in-law Squire C. Gaines. Includes scans of selected materials (Click on "Additional Files" below).


United States History

MSS 741 B1F2 Will of P.H. Thomson.pdf (343 kB)
Will of Patrick Henry Thomson

MSS 741 B1F3 Sarah Thomson trust deed.pdf (500 kB)
Sarah Thomson trust deed

MSS 741 B1F7 Rodes Thomson loyalty oath.pdf (53 kB)
Rodes Thomson loyalty oath

MSS 741 B1F3 Sarah Thomson trust typescript.doc (37 kB)
Sarah Thomson trust deed typescript



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