McKinney family papers, 1720-1975, 1863-1941 (bulk)


Webster, Jean, 1876-1916,. McKinney family papers, 1720-1975, 1863-1941 (bulk)

McKinney family papers, 1720-1975, 1863-1941 (bulk)

Papers primarily concern John Luke McKinney (1842-1937), his wife Ida D. Ford McKinney (1847-1894), and their children Glenn Ford McKinney (1869-1934) and Ethelyn (Ida) McKinney (1871-1964) and include family and business correspondence, 1863-1933; Ida Ford McKinney's journal for 1865, part of which concerns her trip as a cook on a lumber raft on the Allegheny and Ohio Rivers; journal entries by John Luke McKinney relating the time that Glenn was lost during a hunting trip in Colorado, 1895; diaries and account books of Ethelyn, 1885-1907; clippings, programs, obituaries, family histories, and photographs, 1863-1975. Included in papers of Ethelyn are verses, essays, programs, and letters of Lena M. Weinstein. Other papers include letters, wills, deeds, biographies, obituaries, and photographs, 1720-1964, concerning John McKinney, James and Lydia McKinney, John C. Ford (1820-1896), and Jerusha Jane Dalrymple Ford (1827-1909).

ca. 4 cubic ft.

Related Entities

There are 11 Entities related to this resource.

McKinney, James (person)

McKinney, Glenn Ford, 1869-1934. (person)

McKinney, Ida D. Ford, 1847-1894. (person)

McKinney, John Luke, 1842-1937. (person)

McKinney, Ethelyn, 1871-1964. (person)

Webster, Jean, 1876-1916 (person)

Webster, grandniece of Mark Twain, was the author of DADDY LONG LEGS. She graduated from Vassar in 1901 and married Glenn Ford McKinney in 1915. From the description of McKinney family papers, 1720-1975, 1863-1941 (bulk) (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155520308 The three parts of the McKinney Family papers are the Jean Webster Papers, the Samuel Clemens Papers and the McKinney Family Papers. The common thread amongst these groups of materials is Jean Webster. She was the gra...

McKinney, Lydia. (person)

Weinstein, Lena M. (person)

McKinney, John C. (1920- ). (person)

Ford, Jerusha Jane Dalrymple, 1827-1909. (person)

Ford, John C., 1820-1896. (person)