Dick and I, Chapter 7, 19th Century Unpublished Book by S. B. McKenney

This manuscript was written before 1881 by Samuel Bartow McKenney. In the transcription I’ve not changed spellings or punctuation unless I absolutely must for coherence. There were no periods in the manuscript and I have added those. My thanks to Allan McKenney for sending this along. Chapter VII No breath of air to break the […]

Dick and I, Chapter 6, 19th Century Unpublished Book by S. B. McKenney

This manuscript was written before 1881 by Samuel Bartow McKenney. In the transcription I’ve not changed spellings or punctuation unless I absolutely must for coherence. There were no periods in the manuscript and I have added those. My thanks to Allan McKenney for sending this along. Chapter VI No breath of air to make the […]

Dick and I, Chapter 5, 19th Century Unpublished Book by S. B. McKenney

This manuscript was written before 1881 by Samuel Bartow McKenney. In the transcription I’ve not changed spellings or punctuation unless I absolutely must for coherence. There were no periods in the manuscript and I have added those. My thanks to Allan McKenney for sending this along. Chapter V ——–In religion What damned error, but some […]

Dick and I, Chapter 4, 19th Century Unpublished Book by S. B. McKenney

This manuscript was written before 1881 by Samuel Bartow McKenney. In the transcription I’ve not changed spellings or punctuation unless I absolutely must for coherence. There were no periods in the manuscript and I have added those. Chapter IV Are things eternal only for the dead ls there for man no hope–but this which doomed […]

Dick and I, Chapter 3, 19th Century Unpublished Book by S. B. McKenney

This manuscript was written before 1881 by Samuel Bartow McKenney. In the transcription I’ve not changed spellings or punctuation unless I absolutely must for coherence. There were no periods in the manuscript and I have added those. Chapter III They called him back to many a glade His childhood haunts of play when brightly through […]

Dick and I, Chapter 2, 19th Century Unpublished Book by S. B. McKenney

This manuscript was written before 1881 by Samuel Bartow McKenney. In the transcription I’ve not changed spellings or punctuation unless I absolutely must for coherence. There were no periods in the manuscript and I have added those. Chapter II But, hoply, a poor artisan Searched, ceaselessly, ’till he Found, safe asleep, the little one, Beneath […]

Dick and I, Chapter 1, 19th Century Unpublished Book by S. B. McKenney

This manuscript was written before 1881 by Samuel Bartow McKenney. In the transcription I’ve not changed spellings or punctuation unless I absolutely must for coherence. There were no periods in the manuscript and I have added those. Dick and I Chapter I The evening wind shrieked wildely: the dark clouds Rested upon the horizon’s hem […]

Dick and I, Unpublished 19th Century Novel by S. B. McKenney–Contents

Dick and I is an unpublished manuscript by Samuel Bartow McKenney who was born June 3, 1847 in Iowa to Robert Eugene McKenney and Mary Bartow, and was killed in April of 1881 in Whitehall, Livingston, Louisiana. An old typewritten copy was supplied me by Allan McKenney, a relation of Samuel Bartow McKenney’s who also […]

Robert Eugene McKenney

Photo courtesy of Allan McKenney. I played a bit with it. Robert Eugene McKenney was born abt 1821 in Pennsylvania and died 1898 Sep 30 in Kimball, Stearns, Minnesota. He married, abt 1846 in (perhaps) Guernsey County, Ohio, Mary Bartow. Mary was born 1816 in Harrison County, Ohio and died 1879 Feb in Stearns County, […]

Samuel Bartow McKenney, Civil War Image

Samuel Bartow McKenney enlisted with his father, Robert Eugene McKenney, in Company B, the 9th Minnesota Infantry, in 1862 in Minnetonka, Hennepin, Minnesota.