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McReynolds family papers, 1823-1939, 1823

Part of McReynolds family papers, 1823-1939

kukm1vf62m152Guide to the McReynolds family papers, 1823-1939Processed 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 McReynolds family papers, 1823-1939Collection number: 1VF62M152Contact 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.McReynolds family papers, 1823-19391VF62M152McReynolds family.3 volumes, 35 pieces.None online. Must visit contributing institution.The materials are in English.University of Kentucky Special CollectionsLexington, Kentucky 4050655M28: Source unknown. 62M152: Cloutier, purchase, May 26, 1962.Collection is open for research.Copyright has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky.[Identification of item], McReynolds family papers, 1823-1939, 1VF62M152, Special Collections, University of Kentucky.John McReynolds, an attorney in Louisville in the mid-nineteenth century, was the great-uncle of James Clark McReynolds, who served as a Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court from 1914 to 1941.The original of Benjamin McReynolds' diary was deposited in the Kentucky Library of Western Kentucky University.This collection brings together papers relating to the McReynolds family, whose members included U.S. Supreme Court Justice James Clark McReynolds. The largest part of the collection (62M152) consists of correspondence relating to John McReynolds and his law practice. There are also two letters from James McReynolds discussing the older materials as they related to his family history. Also included are two typed genealogies of the McReynolds family and a typescript of a diary kept by Benjamin McReynolds in 1823 (all in 55M28).62M152: arranged chronologically.McReynolds, Benjamin--Diaries.McReynolds, James Clark, 1862-1946.McReynolds, John.McReynolds family.Practice of law--Kentucky--Louisville.Lawyers.Kentucky--Genealogy.Diaries.GenealogiesMcReynolds family papers, 1823-1939