The Resource Letitia Preston Floyd memoirs

Letitia Preston Floyd memoirs

Label
Letitia Preston Floyd memoirs, 1843
Title
Letitia Preston Floyd memoirs
Inclusive dates
1843
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Typed copy of memoirs of Letitia Preston Floyd. The memoirs are in the form of a letter to her son, Rush Floyd, dated 22 February 1843. Included are reminiscences about 18th-century pioneers of western Virginia and Kentucky, especially Colonel James Patton and her father; genealogical information about the Preston, Floyd, Breckenridge, and Ingles families of Virginia; and description of warfare and other incidents with Indians originally written for a projected book to be called "Sketches of the Pioneers."
Biographical or historical data
Letitia Preston Floyd was the daughter of Colonel William Preston Floyd and wife of John B. Floyd, governor of Virginia, 1830-1834.
Cataloging source
NOC
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Floyd, Letitia Preston
Location of originals duplicates
Filson Club, Louisville, Ky.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Floyd, John B.
  • Floyd, Letitia Preston
  • Floyd, William Preston
  • Floyd family
  • Patton, James
  • Breckinridge family
  • Ingalls family
  • Preston family
  • Patton family
  • Families
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Women
  • Kentucky
  • Virginia
Label
Letitia Preston Floyd memoirs
Instantiates
Note
Typed copy of memoirs held by the Filson Club, Louisville, Ky
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17565511
Extent
1
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm34671586
Type of unit
item
Label
Letitia Preston Floyd memoirs
Note
Typed copy of memoirs held by the Filson Club, Louisville, Ky
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17565511
Extent
1
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm34671586
Type of unit
item

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