The Story of Paducah manuscript, 1927.


The Story of Paducah manuscript, 1927.

This typescript for THE STORY OF PADUCAH is a history of Paducah, Kentucky written by Fred G. Neuman, with a foreword by Irvin S. Cobb.

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Neuman, Fred Gus, 1893-1953 (person)

Fred G. Neuman was an author and columnist from Paducah, Kentucky. He was born in Paducah on December 22, 1893. He attended local public schools and served in the United States Army during the First World War. Following the war, he began writing and contributed historical and literary articles to newspapers and magazines. Neuman is the author of The Story of Paducah, Paducahans in History and two biographies on Irvin S. Cobb. Cobb called Neuman "Paducah's most useful citizen". He died in 1953 ...

Cobb, Irvin S. (Irvin Shrewsbury), 1876-1944 (person)

Author, humorist. From the description of Letters, 1914-1944. (Filson Historical Society, The). WorldCat record id: 49199652 Irvin S. Cobb (1876-1944) was an American author and humorist. He was best known for his humorous stories of Kentucky life, such as in his book Old Judge Priest . From the guide to the Irvin S. Cobb Letter, 1928, (Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries) Author, and humorist. From the descript...