A Guide to the Bierbower Family Papers, 1864, 1896
Frank Bierbower, a dentist from Kentucky, served in the Civil War and moved to Lampasas, Texas, after 1896. Fred Bierbower, Frank's older brother, accompanied Commodore Perry on his expedition to Japan in 1853.
Civil War-era diary (1864) and last will and testament (1896), of Frank Bierbower of Kentucky relate to Kentucky during and after the Civil War. Also included is a list of books from Fred Bierbower's library.
Bierbower Family Papers, 1864, 1896, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
Detailed Description of the Papers