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    Joseph Holt papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Open to research. Correspondence, diaries, speeches, legal papers, financial records, newspaper clippings, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Holt's duties as U.S. Army judge advocate general (1862-1875), especially his work on the military commission that tried the Lincoln assassination conspirators, the trial of Mary Surratt, and various controversies surrounding the work of the commission. Other topics include Kentucky and Mississippi politics, ...

    • Contributor: Holt, Joseph
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Bill Swope VHP Collection

    Bill Swope Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Swope, Bill
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2006-01-01
  • Shelby family papers, 1738-1916

    Correspondence, memoranda, legal and financial papers, military records, genealogical data, and memorabilia relating mainly to Evan Shelby, soldier and frontiersman, and to his son, Isaac Shelby, soldier and political leader, providing a record of frontier life and political and economic developments in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, Tennessee, and Kentucky.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Oral history with 81 year old male, Jackson, Kentucky (Transcription)

    • Contributor: Pence, T. P.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1971-10-26
  • Russell & Co. records, 1812-1894

    Trading house founded in 1819 by Samuel Russell in Guangzhou (Canton), China. Correspondence, financial and legal records, and miscellany relating to the company and its founder, Samuel Russell (1789-circa 1862), and members of his family.

    • Contributor: Russell & Co.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Oral history with 71 year old male, Kentucky (Transcription)

    • Contributor: Vandermeer, Sam
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1971-11-04
  • William B. Randolph papers, 1696-1884

    Virginia plantation owner. Correspondence, legal and financial records, and miscellaneous material reflecting the life of a plantation owner in Virginia prior to the Civil War, with particular emphasis on the economics of managing an extensive plantation worked by a large force of slaves.

    • Contributor: Randolph, William B.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Dan G. Switzer VHP Collection

    Dan G. Switzer Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Switzer, Dan G.
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2002-01-01
  • Paul M. Robinett papers, 1915-1972

    Army officer. Personal and official correspondence, writings, military papers, and other material relating to Robinett's career as combat commander, commandant of the Armored Force School of Fort Knox, Ky., and chief, Special Studies Section, Office of the Chief of Military History.

    • Contributor: Robinett, Paul M. (Paul Mcdonald) - Robinett, Paul M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Interview with Ambassador Amy Laura Bondurant

    • Contributor: Charles Stuart Kennedy - Bondurant, Amy Laura
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2011-00-00

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  • Joseph Desha and John R. Desha papers, 1773-1871

    Soldier and politician (Joseph Desha) and physician (John R. Desha). Correspondence, contracts, land records, wills, receipted bills, and newspapers dealing with the War of 1812, Kentucky politics, and national affairs.

    • Contributor: Desha, Joseph
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Marshall Harlan papers, 1810-1971

    Associate justice of the United States Supreme Court and lawyer and politician of Kentucky. Correspondence, legal and financial records, and other material relating to Harlan's career in law, politics, and the judiciary.

    • Contributor: Harlan, John Marshall
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Slavery.

    • Contributor: Sayre, E. K.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1824-04-21

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  • Andrew Stevenson and J.W. Stevenson papers, 1756-1882

    Andrew Stevenson (1785-1857), U.S. representative from Virginia, speaker of the House of Representatives, and minister to Great Britain; and his son, J. W. Stevenson, governor of and U.S. senator from Kentucky. Chiefly general and diplomatic correspondence, legal papers, account book, speeches, printed matter, and other papers of Andrew Stevenson documenting his diplomatic service.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Roger Jones family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Open to research. Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, notebooks, legal documents, financial records, printed matter, survey plats, and other papers. Chiefly the papers of the descendants of Captain Roger Jones who accompanied Thomas Culpeper, Baron Culpeper, to Virginia in 1680. Chronicles the lives of several generations of Jones family members in Virginia, North Carolina, and Kentucky. Subjects include family affairs; Virginia agriculture, commerce, courts, slave holdings, ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Henry Watterson papers, 1863-1920

    Journalist, author, and orator. Correspondence and other papers relating to Watterson's career as editor of the Louisville Courier-Journal.

    • Contributor: Watterson, Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Hay papers, 1783-1999

    Statesman, diplomat, historian, journalist, and poet. Correspondence and letterbooks, speeches, diaries, notebooks, scrapbooks, and memoranda, mainly for the years 1897-1905 when Hay served as United States ambassador to Great Britain and United States secretary of state. Earlier papers deal with his legal, literary, and journalistic activities and with his service as assistant secretary to Abraham Lincoln. Includes correspondence of his wife, Clara Louise Stone ...

    • Contributor: Hay, John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Walter Quintin Gresham papers, 1857-1932

    United States secretary of state, secretary of the treasure, postmaster general, jurist, statesman, and soldier. Correspondence, letterbooks, and printed matter relating mainly to Gresham's service as postmaster general in the administration of Chester Alan Arthur and judge and secretary of state in the administration of Grover Cleveland. Also includes letters Gresham wrote to his wife during the Civil War.

    • Contributor: Gresham, Walter Quintin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Joseph Warren Keifer papers, 1850-1865

    Army officer, lawyer, banker, and congressman. Correspondence, military orders, casualty lists, ordnance and paymaster records, and other military records documenting military life and operations of the Third and 110th Ohio infantry regiments, the Army of the Ohio, and the Army of the Potomac during campaigns in Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, Alabama, and Georgia.

    • Contributor: Keifer, Joseph Warren
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Robert R. Hitt papers, 1830-1906

    U.S. representative from Illinois. Personal, political, diplomatic, and business correspondence and other papers, including shorthand notes and material relating to Abraham Lincoln, the Lincoln Douglas Debates, and Civil War courts-martial. Other topics include his congressional service and the annexation of Hawaii.

    • Contributor: Hitt, Robert R. (Robert Roberts) - Hitt, Robert R.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Burbank-Van Voorhis families papers, 1814-1913

    Members of the Burbank and Van Voorhis (Voorhees) families. Diaries, correspondence, and military papers of Burbank and Van Voorhis family members spanning the War of 1812, Mexican War, Civil War, and American occupation of the Philippines in the early twentieth century.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Center for National Policy Review records, 1959-1986

    Public interest organization concerned with enforcement of and compliance with federal civil rights laws; created in 1970 by civil rights attorney William L. Taylor and affiliated with Columbus School of Law, Catholic University, Washington, D.C., until 1985. Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, notes, reports, legal case files, printed material, and other papers relating to the work of the center and its director, William L. Taylor, ...

    • Contributor: Center for National Policy Review (U.S.)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Letter from Dr. J. Hendershott from Henry Clay, July 21, 1842.

    • Contributor: Clay, Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1842-07-21

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  • Roger Jones family papers, 1649-1896

    Correspondence, diaries, notebooks, financial and legal papers, miscellany, and printed matter, chiefly the papers of the descendants of Captain Roger Jones (1625[?]-1701), who accompanied Thomas Culpeper, Baron Culpeper (1635-1689), to Virginia in 1680, chronicling the lives of several generations of Jones family members in Virginia, North Carolina, and Kentucky.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Catalog Record

    Shaker collection of records concerning the United Society of Believers in Christ's Second Appearing, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Open to research. Correspondence, covenants, diaries and journals, financial and legal papers, hymns and hymnals, church orders and instructions, poetry, spiritual communications, inspirational writings and drawings, essays, biographical and historical sketches, memoirs, registers, clippings, and other papers, primarily relating to and emanating from Shaker communities at Enfield, Conn., Pleasant Hill and South Union, Ky., Canaan and New Lebanon, N.Y., and Union Village, Ohio, reflecting ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material