The Clio Thompson Kettelhut Genealogical Papers, 1796-1997, contains extensive genealogical research compiled by the donor. The collection includes numerous lineage charts and research information on the Benham, Burns, Cromwell, Dicus, Grimes, Harris, Henderson, Hill, Hobbs, Johnson, Lafferty, Owen, Rainwater, Ross, Rasbury, Smith, and Tanner families. Also included is Confederate money, a deed for James R. Ross, dated 1837, incoming correspondence to Clio Kettelhut, and several photocopied articles relating to genealogy research. The collection contains several photocopied photographs. Several folders bear letters and numbers in parentheses (ex. (B.126.96.36.199), which refer to indexes produced by the donor. These indexes can be found in Box 1, folders 7 and 8.