ExploreUK is getting a new design. Try the beta site!

UK HOME

ExploreUK home

Collections: 
0-9 | A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

Sayre School records, 1854-1947, 1895-1910 (bulk dates), 1895

Part of Sayre School records, 1854-1947, 1895-1910 (bulk dates)

kukm1m51w55Guide to the Sayre School records, 1854-1947, 1895-1910 (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 Sayre School records, 1854-1947, 1895-1910 (bulk dates)Collection number: 1M51W55Contact 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.Sayre School records, 1854-1947, 1895-1910 (bulk dates)1M51W55Sayre School (Lexington, Ky.)500 pieces (2 boxes)None online. Must visit contributing institution.The materials are in English.University of Kentucky Special CollectionsLexington, Kentucky 40506Wilson, Samuel M. Estate gift, December 10, 1947.Collection is open for research.Copyright has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky.[Identification of item], Sayre School records, 1854-1947, 1895-1910 (bulk dates), 1M51W55, Special Collections, University of Kentucky.Founded in 1854 by David Sayre, the Sayre School was located in Lexington, Kentucky, on Mill Street and known as Transylvania Female Seminary. The next year it was renamed the Sayre Female Institute and moved to Limestone Street.These records relate to the founding and subsequent operation of Sayre School, including correspondence, bills, wills, legislative acts, school catalogues, charters, and brochures. The records contain a copy of the will of David Sayre (1870); legal papers from the turn of the century discussing the transfer of the school from the Board of Trustees to the Presbyterian Synod of Kentucky; correspondence (1899-1917) concerned with raising funds for new buidings and equipment; commencement programs; school catalogues (1900-1903); school brochures (1904-1910); bills; checks and receipts (1904) a stock book (1904); a stock certificate book (1904); and invitations to school functions.Sayre School (Lexington, Ky.)Church schools--Kentucky--Lexington.Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.--Education.Lexington (Ky.)--Religious and ecclesiastical institutions.Brochures.Catalogs.Charters.Invitations.Receipts.Stock certificates.WillsSayre School records, 1854-1947, 1895-1910 (bulk dates)