[Elizabeth Simpson Cooper Memoir]

Description:

Photocopy of Elizabeth Simpson Cooper's memoir about her childhood in Virginia and later her time in Kansas after moving westward with her family. In the text of her memoir, she describes her school days in Virginia, church, Cooper family history, "Bleeding Kansas" (the period of conflict over deciding if Kansas would be a free or a slave state), and the Civil War in Kansas as well as her personal encounters with Native Americans in Kansas.

Creator(s): Cooper, Elizabeth Simpson, 1840-
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1931-02-24/1932  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Special Collections
Collection(s):
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
Usage:
Total Uses: 187
Past 30 days: 3
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Author):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1931-02-24/1932
Coverage:
Place
United States - Virginia
Place
United States - Kansas
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
From 1840 to 1865
Description:

Photocopy of Elizabeth Simpson Cooper's memoir about her childhood in Virginia and later her time in Kansas after moving westward with her family. In the text of her memoir, she describes her school days in Virginia, church, Cooper family history, "Bleeding Kansas" (the period of conflict over deciding if Kansas would be a free or a slave state), and the Civil War in Kansas as well as her personal encounters with Native Americans in Kansas.

Physical Description:

[44] p. ; 28 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Virginia | Lawrence, Kansas | Native Americans | Bleeding Kansas
Contributor(s):
Series Title: The Elizabeth Simpson Cooper Memoirs, 1931-1932
Partner:
UNT Libraries Special Collections
Collection:
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: ESC_1673-001
  • OCLC: 632338688 |
  • UNTCAT: b3837555 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth160229
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text