Collections: 
0-9 | A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

John Drummens Letters,1811-1824

details | guide | text

Author

Processed by: Processed by; machine-readable finding aid created by:Encoded by

Title

John Drummens Letters

Date

1811-1824

Repository

The Filson Historical Society Special Collections Louisville, Kentucky 40208 USA

Conditions Governing Access note

Open to researchers.

Preferred Citation Note

[Identification of item], John Drummens Letters, 1811-1824, Special Collections, The Filson Historical Society, Louisville.

Extent

3 items

Scope and Content

A soldier of Clark County, Indiana who was killed at the Battle of Tippecanoe on 7 November 1811. Two letters from Drummens to his wife, discuss his health, routine matters, and a possible march to "Shawneys Prophets Town." A 26 February 1824 letter from the Treasury Department regarding Mrs. Drummens' pension

Subjects

  • Indiana-- Militia-- History-- Sources.
  • Indiana-- Militia-- History-- 19th century.
  • Jennings, Jonathan, 1784-1834.
  • Tippecanoe, Battle of, 1811-- Sources.

Hosted by the University of Kentucky

Contact us: kdl-help@kdl.kyvl.org

Contributors: