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Kincheloe-Eskridge Family Papers,1815-1956

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Title

Kincheloe-Eskridge Family Papers

Date

1815-1956

Repository

The Filson Historical Society Special Collections Louisville, Kentucky 40208 USA

Conditions Governing Access note

Open to researchers.

Preferred Citation Note

[Identification of item], Kincheloe-Eskridge Family Papers, 1815-1956, Special Collections, The Filson Historical Society, Louisville.

Extent

1 cubic ft.

Scope and Content

Family from Owensboro and Hardinsburg, Ky. Papers regarding personal, business, political, and military activities. Of particular interest are letters, 1859-1865, to Jesse W. Kincheloe concerning the Civil War; letters, 1900-1905, from Thomas Graham Eskridge in Manila, Philippine discussing his activities and news; and letters, 1912, from Catherine Eskridge while finishing her studies at the Cincinnati Conservatory of Music which give insight into women's education and careers open to women. Card index in repository

Subjects

  • Anthony, William, d. 1870.
  • Banks and banking, American-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
  • Cholera-- Philippines-- Manila-- History-- Sources.
  • Courts-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
  • Crime-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
  • Earthquakes-- Philippines-- Manila-- History-- Sources.
  • Eskridge, Thomas Graham, 1869-1931.
  • Grant, U. S. (Ulysses S.), 1822-1885.
  • Hardin, Ben, 1784-1852.
  • Holt, Joseph, 1807-1894.
  • Kentucky-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Sources.
  • Kentucky-- Politics and government-- Sources.
  • Kincheloe, Jesse W., 1805-1884.
  • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
  • MacArthur, Arthur, 1845-1912.
  • McKinley, William, 1843-1901.
  • Philippines-- History-- Insurrection, 1899-1901-- Sources.
  • Prentice, George D. (George Denison), 1802-1870.
  • Republican Party (U.S. : 1854-)
  • Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919.
  • Russo-Japanese War, 1904-1905-- Sources.
  • Slaves-- Emancipation-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
  • Speed, James, 1812-1887.
  • Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930.
  • Tornadoes-- Kentucky-- Louisville-- History-- Sources.
  • United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Sources.
  • United States-- History-- 1913-1921-- Sources.
  • United States-- Politics and government-- Sources.
  • Whiskey industry-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
  • Eskridge Family.

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