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Book, "The Wilderness Road," by Thomas Speed

 Collection — Container: RHS Collections #0060 - #0076
Identifier: RHS-Coll-0066

Scope and Contents

This file consists of a book entitled "The Wilderness Road: A Description of the Routes of Travel by which the Pioneers and Early Settlers First Came to Kentucky," prepared for the Filson Club by author Thomas Speed. Published by John P. Morton and Co in Louisville, Kentucky - printers to the Filson Club - in 1886. Includes some marginalia. Damaged, but legible.


  • Creation: 1886

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research use.

Conditions Governing Use

The materials from Washington and Lee University Special Collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user assumes full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used should be fully credited with the source. Permission for publication of this material, in part or in full, must be secured with the Head of Special Collections


1 Files (1 folder of 1 in RHS-Coll-0066.)

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