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John Scott Elder memoirs

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 1995_113-UA

This material consists of a twenty-two page photocopy of a typewritten excerpt from the memoirs of Elder, a steamboat pilot on the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers. A notation on the cover indicates the original numbered 400 hundred pages. The location of the original is unknown.

Dates

  • circa 1800-1829

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to researchers.

Extent

0.25 linear feet (1 half-manuscript box)

Biographical / Historical

John Scott Elder was a steamboat pilot on the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers.

Creator

Title
John Scott Elder Memoirs
Status
Completed
Date
2020
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid is in English.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Louisville Archives and Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Ekstrom Library, Lower Level Room 17
Louisville KY 40292
502 852-6752