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HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG1117.AM:  Philip Kearny, 1815-1862



Correspondence, etc.:  1844-1942

Size:  One folder



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



The collection consists of biographical information, correspondence, and book reviews concerning Civil War General Philip Kearny. The correspondence is between Susan Kearny Selfridge (Philip Kearny’s daughter) and A.E. Sheldon, director of the Nebraska State Historical Society. Also included are letters and book reviews written by Thomas Kearny (Philip Kearny’s grandson).



Note:  See also the papers of Stephen Watts Kearny [RG3282]. The Library contains various books about Philip Kearny.



 



Subject headings:



Kearny Family

Kearny, Philip, 1815-1862

Kearny, Stephen Watts, 1794-1848

Kearny, Thomas

Selfridge, Susan Kearny

Sheldon, Addison E., 1861-1943



 



Revised TMM        04-22-2008