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Murray, Kentucky 42071

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La Clede House Register

Collection Title: La Clede House Register


Series Number: MS10-68


Processed and Cataloged by: Processed by Dieter C. Ullrich on July 6, 2010.


Date Listed: July 6, 2010


Date Span: 1878-1898


Size of Collection: 0.25 linear feet.


Number of Boxes: 1 legal size document case; 1 item.


Type of Material: Ledger.


Condition of Material: Fair with tears, foxing and fading due to improper storage.


Arrangement: Chronological arrangement.


Biographical / Historical Information: The La Clede House of Eddyville, Kentucky was owned and operated by James Boyd during the latter part of the 19th Century. The hotel was located on Water Street.


Scope and Content: Collection consists of a hotel register from the La Clede House of Eddyville, Kentucky from 1878 to 1898. The register contains the names and the place of residence of hotel guests.


Subject Headings / Descriptors:

La Clede House (Eddyville, Ky.)

La Clede Hotel (Eddyville, Ky.)

Eddyville (Ky.) – History.

Boyd, James, 1844-

Hotels – Kentucky – Eddyville – Records and correspondence.

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