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Peery Family Papers Finding Aid
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TitlePeery Family Papers Finding Aid
AbstractThe Peery family collection contains just over 600 letters including correspondence of John Thompson Peery, an early founder of Methodism in the Kansas City area, and his wife Mary Jane Chick Johnson Peery. Both lived and worked at one time in the 1840s-50s at the Shawnee Indian Mission. Also contains other Peery family member correspondence addressed to relatives in Oklahoma, Oregon, California, and other parts of Missouri. Bulk of the correspondence pertains to the Archibald Peery family and in particular to Horace J. Peery and his wife. Collection contains seven photographs.
Date1820-1913
LocationSC40
SubjectMethodist churches
Local SubjectChick Family
Peery, Horace J.
Peery Family
Peery, Mary Jane
Circuit Riders
Methodist Episcopal Church, South
Peery, John Thompson
Shawnee Indian Mission
Item TypeFinding Aid
Item ID208490
CONTENTdm number36975
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