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         56m315 
         
             
                 Cassius Marcellus Clay papers, 1865-1913
                     56M315 
                 
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                 University of Kentucky Special Collections 
                 
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                 Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr. papers 
             56M315 
             
                 University of Kentucky Special Collections 
             
             
                 
             
             
                 1.8 Cubic feet 
                 5 boxes 
             
             1865-1913 
             Political, personal, and business papers comprise the Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr. papers and document the professional and personal life of politician Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr. Professional correspondence, addressed to Clay, composes the bulk of the collection and pertains to political issues within Kentucky. 
             
                 Clay, Cassius Marcellus, 1846-1913 
             
         
         
             Conditions Governing Access note 
             Collection is open to researchers by appointment. 
         
         
             Conditions Governing Use note 
             The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections. 
         
         
             Preferred Citation note 
             56M315: [identification of item], Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr. papers, 1865-1913, University of Kentucky Special Collections 
         
         
             Biographical note 
             Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr., the youngest son of Brutus Clay, was born in 1846. Like his namesake, the younger Cassius attended Yale University, graduating in the class of 1866. He served in both houses of the Kentucky General Assembly in the 1870s and 1880s. He presided over the convention that drew up a new state constitution for Kentucky in 1890 and 1891. He unsuccessfully sought the Democratic nomination for Governor in 1891 and 1895. In 1902 he was appointed to the Board of Trustees of the State University, a position he held until his death in 1913. 
         
         
             Scope and Contents note 
             Political, personal, and business papers comprise the Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr. papers and document the professional and personal life of politician Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr. Professional correspondence, addressed to Clay, composes the bulk of the collection and pertains to political issues within Kentucky. Topics include the gubernatorial election of 1895, the Farmer's Alliance, the question of free silver, the Kentucky Tobacco War, and the University of Kentucky. Additionally, this collection includes petitions, certificates of appointment, and pamphlets relating to elections and other political matters. 
         
         
             Arrangement note 
             Collection is arranged by format. 
         
         
             Agricultural and Mechanical College of Kentucky. 
             Bennett, Waller 
             Breckinridge, Desha, 1867-1935 
             Breckinridge, Robert J.,  (Robert Jefferson), 1834-1915 
             Breckinridge, William Campbell Preston, 1837-1904 
             Cantrill, James E. 
             Clay, Brutus Junius, 1847-1932 
             Clay, Laura, 1849-1941 
             Combs, Leslie, 1852-1940 
             Goebel, William, 1856-1900 
             Grundy, Thomas S., 1822-1903. 
             Hathaway, Leeland, fl. 1845-1901 
             Hunt, Joseph Drummond, 1838-1920 
             Kentucky. General Assembly. 
             McCord, John 
             National Farmers' Alliance and Industrial Union. 
             Patterson, James K. (James Kennedy), 1833-1922 
             Shropshire, J. H. 
             State University of Kentucky. Board of Trustees.. 
             State University of Kentucky. 
             Strother, J. W. 
             Watterson, Henry, 1840-1921 
             Wickliffe, W. A. 
             Wilson, Samuel M. (Samuel Mackay), 1871-1946 
             Agriculturists--Kentucky. 
             Governors--Kentucky--Election, 1895. 
             Kentucky--History--19th century. 
             Politicians--Kentucky. 
             Silver question. 
             Tobacco industry. 
         
         
             
                 
                     
                         Political documents and petitions, 
                     I 
                     1865-1872, 1903, undated 
                 
                 
                     Scope and Contents note 
                     This series contains petitions, certificates of appointment, and pamphlets relating to elections and other political matters. 
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         2 
                         1-2 
                         1865-1872 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         Petitions, 
                         5 
                         8 
                         undated 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                             Colonel Cassius M. Clay Answers Miss Alice Lloyd's Reply , 
                             Bourbon News 
                         1 
                         8 
                         1903 September 3 
                     
                 
             
             
                 
                     
                         Correspondence, 
                     II 
                     1884-1913 
                 
                 
                     Scope and Contents note 
                     This series contains professional correspondence addressed to Clay and pertains to political issues within Kentucky. Topics include the gubernatorial election of 1895, the Farmer's Alliance, the question of free silver, the Kentucky Tobacco War, and the University of Kentucky. 
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         2 
                         3-4 
                         1884-1890 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         2 
                         5-7 
                         3 
                         1-2 
                         1891-1893 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         3 
                         3-6 
                         1894-1895 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         3 
                         7 
                         4 
                         1-6 
                         1895 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         5 
                         1 
                         1896-1902 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         5 
                         2 
                         1903-1906 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         5 
                         3 
                         1907-1908 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         5 
                         4 
                         1909 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         5 
                         5 
                         1910-1911 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         5 
                         6 
                         1912 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         5 
                         7 
                         1913 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         William Goebel's letters to Clay, 
                         5 
                         9 
                         1890 August 2 to 1895 November 25