Murray State University
200 Pogue Library
Murray, Kentucky 42071
Collection Title: Nathan Bedford Forrest Signature
Series Number: MS12-17
Processed and Cataloged by: Processed by Dieter C. Ullrich on August 21, 2012.
Date Listed: August 21, 2012
Date Span: 1869
Size of Collection: 2 items.
Number of Boxes: 1 legal size file folder.
Type of Material: Correspondence and portrait.
Condition of Material: Good.
Arrangement: Organized by format of material; Chronological arrangement.
Biographical / Historical Information: Nathan Bedford Forrest was the president of the Selma, Marion and Memphis Railroad Company from 1868 to 1874.
Scope and Content: Collection consists of a railroad bond for the Selma, Marion and Memphis Railroad Company signed by Nathan Bedford Forrest on September 1, 1869. Collection also includes a 5x7 portrait imprint of Forrest in a Confederate uniform.
Subject Headings / Descriptors:
Forrest, Nathan Bedford, 1821-1877.
Selma, Marion and Memphis Railroad Company.
Railroads – Alabama.