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Kentucky

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 46 Collections and/or Records:

Smithers family photograph album

 Collection — Volume 1
Identifier: P036
Scope and Contents This collection includes a photograph album containing photographs and photographic postcards of the Pittsburgh, Cincinnati, Chicago and St. Louis Railroad construction in Mier, Indiana; construction of the Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad in Medford, Blountsville and Muncie, including a photograph of the Delaware County Courthouse and passenger station; and construction of the Louisville and Nashville Railroad in Winchester, Indiana.Also included are family photographs of the Smithers...
Dates: circa 1900-1910s

Sophia K. Shipman estate inventory and appraisement

 Collection — Folder S2664
Identifier: S2664
Scope and Contents This collection includes the inventory and appraisement of the personal estate of Sophia K. Shipman, certified by two appraisers and her estate administrator, George D. Weatherford on February 22, 1860. Approved and recorded by the county clerk on September 13, 1860, the inventory includes furniture, housewares, livestock, farm equipment, and the names and ages of seven slaves.
Dates: 1860

Taylor family papers

 Collection
Identifier: L235
Scope and Contents This collection includes typed, mimeographed, typeset and autographed poems, correspondence, and reminiscences from Tucker W. Taylor; addresses and medical papers from James H. Taylor and medical students in Greencastle, Indiana and Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1870 to 1904, regarding poetry, publishing, family life and medical diseases and practice.
Dates: 1870-1904, undated

Thomas Carr papers

 Collection — Folder S228
Identifier: S0228
Scope and Contents This collection includes an autographed workbook from an unnamed private tutor in Kentucky in 1798 regarding arithmetic and legal documents regarding land sale and plat for land in Indiana in 1805 and 1814.
Dates: 1798-1814

Walter E. Barton oral history

 Collection
Identifier: OH017
Scope and Contents The collection contains 3 copies of a transcript, 5 cassette tapes, and a reel-to-reel audiotape of interviews conducted with Walter E. Barton by Jerry Handfield as part of the Indiana State Library Oral History Project on November 6 and December 21, 1978 and June 4, 1981. There are also clippings and papers from 1965 to 1982.During the first interview, Barton discusses his family heritage and Kentucky; childhood and chores; education and travel in the West; law practice, taxes, and...
Dates: 1978;1981

William M. Chaney oral history

 Collection
Identifier: OH057
Scope and Contents This collection includes a transcript and a reel-to-reel audiotape from an oral history interview with WIlliam M. Chaney, conducted by Randall W. Jehs for the Indiana State Library on June 6, 1971. Chaney talks briefly about his family, childhood in Kentucky, and military service during World War II. For most of the interview, he discusses the history of the Ku Klux Klan, their financial structure, and the Klan and politics. Chaney also discusses his position in the organization, Klan...
Dates: 1971/06/06