Draper Manuscripts: Daniel Boone Papers, 1760-1911

Summary Information

Title: Draper Manuscripts: Daniel Boone Papers
Inclusive Dates: 1760-1911

  • Boone, Daniel, 1734-1820
  • Draper, Lyman Copeland, 1815-1891
Call Number: Draper Mss C

Quantity: 5.6 cubic feet (33 volumes)

Archival Locations:
Wisconsin Historical Society (Map)

Collection of original Daniel Boone manuscripts and correspondence and notes of Lyman C. Draper concerning Daniel Boone, other Kentucky pioneers, Indian-White conflict, and the American Revolution in the West.


This collection is also available as a microfilm publication.

Forms part of the Lyman Copeland Draper Manuscripts. The Draper Manuscripts consist of fifty collections, sometimes referred to as fifty “series,” under the one overarching title. See the Draper Manuscripts Overview, and the Guide to the Draper Manuscripts by Josephine Harper (Madison: State Historical Society of Wisconsin, 1983) for further information.

There is a restriction on use to this material; see the Administrative/Restriction Information portion of this finding aid for details.

Language: English, Catawba

URL to cite for this finding aid: http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1711.dl/wiarchives.uw-whs-draper00c
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