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Dr. Samuel Davis Martin papers, 1834

Part of Dr. Samuel Davis Martin papers

46m151 Dr. Samuel Davis Martin papers, 1834-1868 46m151 Martin, Samuel Davis, Dr. papers Finding aid prepared by Megan Mummey University of Kentucky Special Collections Special Collections Margaret I. King Building, North Lexington, KY, 40506-0039 (859) 257-8611 SCLREF@LSV.UKY.EDU 2012 April 17 This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-09-15T16:50-0400 Description is in English. Describing Archives: A Content Standard Dr. Samuel Davis Martin papers 46m151 University of Kentucky Special Collections 0.26 Cubic feet 1 box, 1 item 1834-1868 Martin, Samuel Davis, 1791-1882 Conditions Governing Access note Collection is open to researchers by appointment. Preferred Citation note 46m151: [identification of item], Dr. Samuel Davis Martin papers, 1834-1868, University of Kentucky Special Collections. Biographical note Samuel Davis Martin was a physician and farmer in Clark County, Kentucky. Scope and Contents note The Dr. Samuel Davis Martin papers (dated 1834-1868; 0.26 cubic feet; 1 box and 1 item) consist of a herd book, an account book, and a diary, documenting Martin's farm and medical practice in Clark County, Kentucky. The herd book includes pedigrees of cattle and swine as well as data concerning the sale of Martin's stock. The account book contains information relating to his medical practice, such as diagnoses, medicines prescribed, and a drug inventory. The diary records the weather, observations on crops, and a monthly summary of public affairs, covering the years 1862-1868. The papers include a digital copy of the diary on CDs. Arrangement note Collection is arranged chronologically. Immediate Source of Acquisition note Gift, 1946. Conditions Governing Use note Property rights reside with the University of Kentucky. The University of Kentucky holds the copyright for materials created in the course of business by University of Kentucky employees. Copyright for all other materials has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky. For information about permission to reproduce or publish, please contact Special Collections. Martin, Samuel Davis, 1791-1882 Agriculture--Kentucky--Clark County. Cattle--Pedigrees. Clark County (Ky.)--History. Farmers. Medical records. Physicians Swine--Pedigrees. Herd book 1 1834-1850 Account book 1 1 1857-1867 Diary 1 2 1862-1868 CDs with digital version of diary 1 3 1862-1868 Dr. Samuel Davis Martin papers