Sorority Sisters Pull Out All The Stops: Bowling Green Kentucky’s Annual Antique Show

Every year for the past forty seven years or so, the Altha Theta Sorority from Western Kentucky University hold an antique show and sale at the Knights of Columbus Hall off Lovers Lane in Bowling Green. This was one of the best attended years in the show’s history. By Saturday morning, many of the vendors … Continue reading Sorority Sisters Pull Out All The Stops: Bowling Green Kentucky’s Annual Antique Show

Mary Todd Lincoln Archive of Commitment Papers Sells to Museum for $37,600

On June 11, 2010, Cowan’s in Cincinnati offered an archive of documents detailing the 1875 insanity hearing and ultimate commitment of Mary Todd Lincoln into Bellevue Place, a private asylum in Batavia, Illinois. A Louisville, Kentucky, family decided to sell the archive after preserving it since the 1930s. The archive, which included the commitment decree, … Continue reading Mary Todd Lincoln Archive of Commitment Papers Sells to Museum for $37,600