M-137Haly, Percy scrapbookGuide to the Percy Haly scrapbook, 1900-1937 M-137Processed by: Archives StaffUniversity of Kentucky Special Collections Research CenterSpecial Collections Research CenterUniversity of Kentucky LibrariesMargaret I. King LibraryLexington, Kentucky 40506-0039URL: This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2017-12-10 15:32:49 -0500.Description is in English.2017 January 5EAD and description updated for digitization by Megan Mummey.
University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center
Percy Haly scrapbook
0.1 Cubic Feet
1 reel of microfilm (15 ft.)
The Percy Haly scrapbook (dated 1900-1937; 0.1 cubic feet; 1 reel) consists of a microfilm copy of the scrapbook, which contains newspaper clippings, photographs and other materials about Haly, his career, and his family.
Owned by Newman, Genevieve, Lexington, Ky. The scrapbook was once the property of Mary Haly Newman of Frankfort, Kentucky.
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Collection is open to researchers by appointment.
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The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center.
M-137: [identification of item], Percy Haly scrapbook, 1900-1937, University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center.
Politician. Haly was at one time Adjutant-General of the Kentucky State Guards. He was also a prominent figure in the state's Democratic Party and active in flood relief work in Louisville during the 1937 flood. He died of pneumonia in February 1937.
Scope and Contents
The Percy Haly scrapbook (dated 1900-1937; 0.1 cubic feet; 1 reel) consists of a microfilm copy of the scrapbook, which contains newspaper clippings, photographs and other materials about Haly, his career, and his family. It also contains clippings about the Goebel-Taylor contest for governor in 1900 and a copy of Urey Woodson's June, 1931 speech before the Kentucky Press Association, entitled, The Good Old Days.
Organized: Photographs; Rules of the Democratic Party; Woodson Speech; Clippings and photos. The clippings are arranged roughly chronologically.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Loan while microfilming, 1954.
Speeches, addresses, etc.
Assassination -- Kentucky.
Politicians -- Kentucky.
Governors -- Kentucky -- Election, 1900.
Louisville (Ky.) -- Flood, 1937.
Woodson, Urey, 1859-1939
Taylor, William S. (William Sylvester), 1853-1923
Haly, Percy (William Purcelle Dennis), 1875-1937
Goebel, William, 1856-1900
Percy Haly scrapbook