xt79w08w9t61 https://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt79w08w9t61/data/mets.xml https://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt79w08w9t61/data/50w28.dao.xml Democratic Party (Ky.) 18961952 6.4 Cubic Feet 16 boxes collections English University of Kentucky This digital resource may be freely searched and displayed.  Permission must be received for subsequent distribution in print or electronically.  Physical rights are retained by the owning repository.  Copyright is retained in accordance with U. S. copyright laws.  For information about permissions to reproduce or publish, contact the Special Collections Research Center. Samuel M. Wilson and Mary Shelby Wilson Democratic Party papers Elections -- United States -- 1924. Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1924. Women -- Political activity -- Kentucky. Pamphlets. Reports. Samuel M. Wilson and Mary Shelby Wilson Democratic Party papers text Samuel M. Wilson and Mary Shelby Wilson Democratic Party papers 1896 2016 true xt79w08w9t61 collection false 50w28 Wilson, Samuel M. and Mary Shelby, Democratic Party papers Guide to the Samuel M. Wilson and Mary Shelby Wilson Democratic Party papers, 1896-1952, bulk 1920-1930  50W28 Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric Weig University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center Special Collections Research Center Margaret I. King Building, North Lexington 40506-0039 SCLREF@LSV.UKY.EDU URL:  This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on  2016-05-23 14:27:51 -0400 . Description is in English. 
   
     
       English 
     
     
       University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center 
     
     Samuel M. Wilson and Mary Shelby Wilson Democratic Party papers 
     
       Democratic Party (Ky.) 
     
     50W28 
     
       6.4 Cubic Feet 
       16 boxes 
     
     1896-1952 
     1920-1930 (bulk dates) 
   
   
     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 
 50W28: [Identification of item], Samuel M. Wilson and Mary Shelby Wilson Democratic Party papers, 1896-1952, 1920-1930 (bulk dates), University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center.    
   
     Biographical/Historical note 
 Campaign officials. In 1920 Mrs. Mary Shelby Wilson chaired the Kentucky Women's Democratic Convention and was president of the National Democratic Victory Club of Lexington. Judge Samuel M. Wilson began his political career supporting William Jennings Bryan and Woodrow Wilson, but he was most active in the elections of 1920 and 1924 as state campaign chairman. Subsequently he was less active in the campaigns of Al Smith and Franklin Delano Roosevelt.    
   
     Scope and Contents note 
 The political correspondence of Samuel Mackay Wilson and his wife Mary Shelby Wilson comprise the manuscript portion of this collection. Much of this is concerned with Wilson's role as state Democratic campaign chairman in the presidential election of 1924. Many of the papers of Mrs. Wilson are included, notably those concerned with women's political groups. The collection also includes pamphlets, clippings, reports, circulars, and campaign memorabilia.    
   
     Arrangement note 
 Arranged chronologically.    
   
     Immediate Source of Acquisition 
 Gift, Dec. 10, 1946    
   
     Elections -- United States -- 1924. 
     Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1924. 
     Women -- Political activity -- Kentucky. 
     Pamphlets. 
     Reports. 
     Smith, Alfred Emanuel 
     Wilson, Woodrow 
     Callahan, Patrick Henry 
     Cox, James M. (James Middleton) 
     Bryan, William Jennings 
     Farley, James A. (James Aloysius), 1888-1976 
     Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 
     Davis, John W. (John William) 
     Democratic Party (Ky.)