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

Samuel M. Wilson World War I papers, 1916

Part of Samuel M. Wilson World War I papers

51w20Wilson, Samuel M., World War I papersGuide to the Samuel M. Wilson World War I papers, 1916-1941 51W20Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric WeigUniversity of Kentucky Special Collections Research CenterSpecial Collections Research CenterMargaret I. King Building, NorthLexington 40506-0039SCLREF@LSV.UKY.EDUURL: This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2016-05-23 14:25:26 -0400.Description is in English. English University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center Samuel M. Wilson World War I papers 51W20 8.6 Cubic Feet 17 boxes 1916-1941 General note None online. Must visit contributing institution. Conditions Governing Access note Collection is open for research. Conditions Governing Use note Copyright has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky. Preferred Citation note 51W20: [Identification of item], Samuel M. Wilson World War I papers, 1916-1941, University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center. Biographical/Historical note Lawyer, historian. Judge Samuel M. Wilson was a Lexington, Kentucky attorney, World War I veteran, writer, church and civic leader, as well as a collector of books and manuscripts. One of his special interests was Kentucky history. After his death in 1946, the majority of Wilson's collection went to the University of Kentucky. When Mrs. Wilson died in 1959, the remaining books and manuscripts were added to the library collection. Scope and Contents note This collection is part of Judge Samuel M. Wilson's papers. Included are personal and official correspondence, general orders, documents of the Judge Advocate Department, 77th Division, in which Wilson served, court marshall decisions, maps, programs, magazines, postcards, pamphlets, pictures and insignia relating to World War I. Arrangement note Organized as follows: chronological files, subject files, Judge Advocate Division files, personal files, and printed material. Immediate Source of Acquisition Gift, December 10, 1946 Insignia. World War, 1914-1918. Historians. Wilson, Samuel M. (Samuel Mackay), 1871-1946