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Catalog Number 1972/01.0072
Object Name Microfilm
Scope & Content Collection relates primarily to the frontier between the Mississippi River and the Atlantic Ocean, 1755-1815. Papers were collected by Lyman C. Draper.
Physical characteristics 35 mm microfilm requires microfilm reader.
Creator Lyman C. Draper
Title Draper Manuscript Collection
Collection Draper Manuscript Collection, 1838-1891.
Accession number 1972/01.0072
Finding Aids Printed finding aid is available in the Special Collections Dept., James E. Morrow Library, Marshall university. Online finding aid is available at Accession 1972/01.0072
People Draper, Lyman C.
Boone, Daniel
Clark, George Rogers
Kenton, Simon
Tecumseh
Preston, William
Subjects French and Indian War (1756-1763)
Dunmore's war (1774)
Related Collections at Marshall University Detailed index in Special Collections Department: W 016.978 / H294g
Search Terms Virginia frontier
Kentucky frontier
Tennessee frontier
Kings Mountain
Extent of Description 487 volumes on 133 reels; 35 mm. 62 cu.ft.
Access Conditions Literary rights not assigned to Marshall University.
Archivist's Notes Accession card recorded. PastPerfect record reviewed 12/04/2010.
Year Range from 1838
Year Range to 1891
Dates of Creation 1838-1891
Dates of Accumulation 1838-1891
System of arrangement The papers are arranged in fifty series which reflect three broad categories: 1. Biographical; 2. Regional; and 3. General.