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Harry Innes papers, 1775-1815, 1775

Part of Harry Innes papers, 1775-1815

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kukm1m52w18Guide to the Harry Innes papers, 1775-1815Processed 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 Harry Innes papers, 1775-1815Collection number: 1M52W18, 1M52W96, 1M52W128, 1M58W8, 1M65M138, 1M67M142, AAM5667LMContact 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.Harry Innes papers, 1775-18151M52W18, 1M52W96, 1M52W128, 1M58W8, 1M65M138, 1M67M142, AAM5667LMInnes, Harry, 1752-1816.15 pieces.None online. Must visit contributing institution.The materials are in English.University of Kentucky Special CollectionsLexington, Kentucky 4050652W18, 52W19, 52W128, 58W8: Wilson, Samuel M. estate gift, Dec.10, 1946. 65M138: Newman, Julia Sweet. Purchase, June 6, 1968. 67M142: Horine, Emmet F. Gift, February, 1964.Collection is open for research.Copyright has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky.[Identification of item], Harry Innes papers, 1775-1815, 1M52W18, 1M52W96, 1M52W128, 1M58W8, 1M65M138, 1M67M142, AAM5667LM, Special Collections, University of Kentucky.Judge, attorney, politician. Harry Innes, a native of Virginia, served as attorney-general for that state's western district, Kentucky, and was later appointed a U.S. District judge. He was implicated in the conspiracies linked to General James Wilkinson, which sought to separate Kentucky from the fledgling American republic and ally it with Spain. Congress did not impeach Innes and he pressed libel suits against his accusers.This collection contains an account book and miscellaneous papers, including letters, which belonged to Harry Innes. The account book (52W96) lists business transactions, including some with prominent Kentuckians such as Daniel Boone, Green Clay, George Rogers Clark, and General Wilkinson. Letters in the collection include one to John Brown (58W8), in which Innes discusses relations between state and federal courts, and one addressed to a commander in Mason County (67M142), with suggestions for combating Indian raids. There are also surveys, court records, and the will of Innes' father, Hugh Innes (52W18), all papers which relate to the settlement of the latter's estate. Also included is one legal document relating to the libel suits Innes was involved in after the Wilkinson episode (52W128), a court summons to John Bradford and Charles Wilkins, compelling them to appear in the case of Innes vs. Joseph M. Street.Arranged by accession number and chronologically thereunder.Boone, Daniel, 1734-1820.Bradford, John, 1747-1830.Brown, John, 1757-1837.Clark, George Rogers, 1752-1818.Clay, Green, 1757-1828.Innes, Harry, 1752-1816.Innes, Hugh.Street, Joseph Montfort, 1782-1840, defendant.Wilkins, Charles.Wilkinson, James, 1757-1825.Frontier and pioneer life--Kentucky.Indians of North America--Wars--1790-1794.Burr Conspiracy, 1805-1807.Court records--Kentucky.Judges--Correspondence.Politicians--Correspondence.Kentucky--History--To 1792.Kentucky--History--1792-1807.Account books.Surveys (land) Wills