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Albert Shelby Willis Political Scrapbooks, 1866-1886, 1866

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kukm1f60m_393Guide to the Albert Shelby Willis Political Scrapbooks, 1866-1886Processed 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 Shelby Willis Political Scrapbooks, 1866-1886Collection number: 1F60M-393Contact 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 Shelby Willis Political Scrapbooks, 1866-18861F60M-393Willis, Albert Shelby, 1843-1897.1 reel of microfilm.None online. Must visit contributing institution.The materials are in English.University of Kentucky Special CollectionsLexington, Kentucky 40506Farnsley, Mrs. Charles P., Lousville, Kentucky. Loan while microfilming, May, 1960.Collection is open for research.Copyright has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky.[Identification of item], Albert Shelby Willis Political Scrapbooks, 1866-1886, 1F60M-393, Special Collections, University of Kentucky.Lawyer, politician, congressman. Albert Shelby Willis was born in Shelbyville, Kentucky. He graduated from the University of Louisville Law School in 1866 and served in the U.S. Congress from 1877-1887.This scrapbook contains newspaper articles concerning Jefferson County and national politics from 1866-1886, along with other documents dealing primarily with politics. Materials include newspaper articles dealing with such topics as post-civil war issues, President Grant's administration, the Chinese immigration problem, election results, Willis' activities in Congress, as well as Kentucky and Jefferson County politics. Also included are printed speeches of Willis' letters, political pamphlets, posters, broadsides, and programs of concerts and plays.Arranged roughly chronological.Willis, Albert Shelby, 1843-1897.Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885.United States.--Congress.--House.University of Louisville.--Law School.Politics, Practical--Kentucky--Louisville.Politics, Practical--Kentucky--Jefferson County.Politics, Practical--United States.Emigration and immigration.Kentucky--Jefferson County--History.Lawyers.Politicians.Statesmen--United States--Congresses.Kentucky--Politics and government.Jefferson County (Ky.)--Politics and government.Broadsides.Letters.Newspapers.Pamphlets.Posters.Programs. Speeches