University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Bierbower Family Papers, 1864, 1896



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Bierbower Family
Title: Bierbower Family Papers
Dates: 1864, 1896
Abstract: 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.
Accession No.: AR 97-326
Extent: 3 items
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

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.


Scope and Contents

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.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.


Index Terms

Subjects
Bierbower, Frank.
Bierbower, Fred.
Bierbower family.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865-- Personal narratives.
Dentists--Kentucky.
Wills.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Bierbower Family Papers, 1864, 1896, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2D265 Family papers, 1864, 1896