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MS11-12 Turner Family Photographs

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Murray State University
200 Pogue Library
Murray, Kentucky 42071

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Turner Family Photographs

Collection Title: Turner Family Photographs

Series Number: MS11-12

Processed and Cataloged by: Processed by Dieter C. Ullrich on June 28, 2011.

Date Listed: June 28, 2011

Date Span: 1898-1953

Size of Collection: 0.10 linear feet.

Number of Boxes: 6 legal size file folders. 40 items.

Type of Material: Photographs.

Condition of Material: Fair with noticeable fading and foxing to many photographs.

Arrangement: Organized alphabetically by subject of photograph.

Biographical / Historical Information: The family of Carr B. Turner resided in Calloway County, Kentucky during the later part of the 19th century and early part of the 20th century. The family relocated to Jacksonville, Florida sometime in the 1940s. 

Scope and Content: Collection consists of photographs of the Turner family of Calloway County, Kentucky and Jacksonville, Florida from the late 1890s to the late 1940s. The photographs contain portrait and group images of the Turner and Davis families of Calloway County, Kentucky. Included with the photographs are class pictures of the Landon School of Calloway County (1898-1900), vacation photographs and a typescript history of the Mayfair Baptist Church of Jacksonville, Florida.

Subject Headings / Descriptors:

Turner family.

Davis family.

Turner, Carr B.

Calloway County (Ky.)

Jacksonville (Fla.)

Landon School (Calloway County, Ky.)

Wallistine Brothers Clothing Store (Murray, Kentucky)

Mayfair Baptist Church (Jacksonville, Fla.) – History.