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Samuel Calmes record book, 1814-1892. 1843-1887 (bulk dates), 1814

Part of Samuel Calmes record book, 1814-1892. 1843-1887 (bulk dates)

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kukm1vf57w1Guide to the Samuel Calmes record book, 1814-1892, 1843-1887 (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 Samuel Calmes record book, 1814-1892, 1843-1887 (bulk dates)Collection number: 1VF57W1Contact 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.Samuel Calmes record book, 1814-1892. 1843-1887 (bulk dates)1VF57W1Calmes, Samuel.1 volume (181 pages).None online. Must visit contributing institution.The materials are in English.University of Kentucky Special CollectionsLexington, Kentucky 40506Wilson, Samuel M., estate. Gift, Dec. 10, 1946.Collection is open for research.Copyright has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky.[Identification of item], Samuel Calmes record book, 1814-1892, 1843-1887 (bulk dates), 1VF57W1, Special Collections, University of Kentucky.Livestock breeder, Farmer.This account book is primarily a record of livestock breeding in central Kentucky, although it also contains records of crops harvested and other data. The volume contains data on cattle breeding, including information on breeding lines and the names of those whose cows were bred. Names included were R. A. Alexander, William Warfield, Dabney Overton, R. Collins and Mrs. Lucinda Calmes. The account book also contains data on hemp bought or harvested between 1843 and 1861, including acreage and sellers' names; on the renting of pastureland for sheep grazing; on Calmes' sale of a male slave to H. Clay Elliott in 1862 for $500; and on the sale and shipment of rope, probably made from hemp. Also included are a pencil copy of a letter from Henry Clay to an unknown person, and a copy of a letter concerning Mark Calmes of Frankfort, Kentucky, the son-in-law of a Judge Craddock.Mostly unarranged.Calmes, Mark.Clay, Henry, 1777-1852.Animal industry--Kentucky.Livestock--Kentucky.Cattle--Breeding--Kentucky.Cattle breeders--Kentucky.Hemp--Kentucky.Hemp industry--Kentucky.