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Albert Gallatin Rhea papers, 1896-1928, 1896-1911 (bulk dates), 1896

Part of Albert Gallatin Rhea papers, 1896-1928, 1896-1911 (bulk dates)

kukm1f54m_139Guide to the Albert Gallatin Rhea papers, 1896-1928, 1896-1911 (bulk dates)Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric WeigSpecial CollectionsManuscriptsUniversity of KentuckyMargaret I. King LibraryLexington, Kentucky40506-0039 USAPhone: (859) 257-8611Fax: (859) 257-6311Email: sclref@lsv.uky.eduURL: http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/libpage.php?lweb_id=84&llib_id=13<ab_rank=3 Copyright 2002University of Kentucky Libraries. All Rights Reserved.Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC Database Date of source: n.d.Description is in English.Guide to the Albert Gallatin Rhea papers, 1896-1928, 1896-1911 (bulk dates)Collection number: 1F54M-139Contact InformationSpecial CollectionsManuscriptsUniversity of KentuckyMargaret I. King LibraryLexington, Kentucky40506-0039Phone: (859) 257-8611Fax: (859) 257-6311Email: sclref@lsv.uky.eduURL: http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/libpage.php?lweb_id=84&llib_id=13<ab_rank=3Processed by: Archives StaffEncoded by: Eric Weig Copyright 2002 University of Kentucky. All Rights Reserved.Albert Gallatin Rhea papers, 1896-1928, 1896-1911 (bulk dates)1F54M-139Rhea, Albert Gallatin, 1822-1884.1 reel of microfilm (10 ft.)None online. Must visit contributing institution.The materials are in English.University of Kentucky Special CollectionsLexington, Kentucky 40506Rhea, Albert G. Russellville, Ky. Loan while microfilming, October, 1954.Collection is open for research.Copyright has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky.[Identification of item], Albert Gallatin Rhea papers, 1822-1928, 1896-1911 (bulk dates), 1F54M-139, Special Collections, University of Kentucky.Banker, Newspaper editor. Albert G. Rhea was president of the Bank of Russellville and editor of the Russellville DEMOCRAT. His cousin, John Stockdale Rhea, represented Kentucky's third congressional district in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1896 to 1904.These are microfilmed copies of papers related to Albert Gallatin Rhea on his career and those of his relatives. The papers contain clippings, correspondence, legal statements, and a photo. Most of the clippings concern national and Kentucky politics, with particular emphasis on the career of John S. Rhea. Many of the clippings are from Rhea's paper, the DEMOCRAT. Some are from the OWENSBORO MESSENGER and a few are from the SALT RIVER TIGER (Shepherdsville, Ky.) One undated letter contains a criticism of ex-governor J.C.W. Beckham by John S. Rhea. There is also a sworn statement accusing the sheriff of Logan County of vote buying in the 1896 election.Arranged in reverse chronological order.Beckham, John Crepps Wickliffe (J. C. W.), 1869-1940.Rhea, Albert Gallatin, 1822-1884.Rhea, John Stockdale, 1855-1924.United States.--Congress.--House.Democrat (Russellville, Ky.)Owensboro messenger (Ky.)Salt river tiger (Sheperdsville, Ky.)Political corruption--Kentucky--Logan County.Misconduct in office--Kentucky--Logan County.Politicians.Kentucky--Politics and government--1865-1950.United States--Politics and government--1901-1909.Logan County (Ky.)--Politics and government.ClippingsAlbert Gallatin Rhea papers, 1896-1928, 1896-1911 (bulk dates)