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George W. Erwin Papers,1832-1874

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Title

George W. Erwin Papers

Date

1832-1874

Repository

The Filson Historical Society Special Collections Louisville, Kentucky 40208 USA

Conditions Governing Access note

Open to researchers.

Preferred Citation Note

[Identification of item], George W. Erwin Papers, 1832-1874, Special Collections, The Filson Historical Society, Louisville.

Extent

0.33 cubic ft.

Scope and Content

Businessman of Rocky Hill, Barren County, Kentucky. Includes correspondence discussing farm work and his father's temperance speeches; family matters; the operation of the Barren Salt Works; the sale of some of his property; an account book, 1846-1850, containing accounts of the Barren Salt Works, Port Oliver Salt Works, and Everett Works; and list, 1861 -1866, of salt sales

Subjects

  • Barren Salt Works (Barren County, Ky.)-- Archives.
  • Everett Works (Ky.)-- Archives.
  • Port Oliver Salt Works-- Archives.
  • Salt industry and trade-- Kentucky-- Archives.
  • Temperance-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.

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