xt7bvq2s5090 https://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt7bvq2s5090/data/mets.xml https://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt7bvq2s5090/data/59m19.dao.xml unknown 19111923 0.6 Cubic Feet 1 box, 1 item collections 59m19 English University of Kentucky The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center.  Contact the Special Collections Research Center for information regarding rights and use of this collection. William Jason Fields scrapbook Women -- Suffrage Governors -- Kentucky -- History. World War, 1914-1918 -- Public opinion. Prohibition William Jason Fields scrapbook text William Jason Fields scrapbook 1911 2017 true xt7bvq2s5090 collection true 59m19 59m19 Fields, William Jason scrapbook Guide to the William Jason Fields scrapbook, 1911-1923  59m19 Desiree' H Perry University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center 2011 September 1 Special Collections Research Center University of Kentucky Libraries Margaret I. King Library Lexington, Kentucky 40506-0039 URL:  This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on  2017-12-18 15:46:24 -0500 . Description is in English. Describing Archives: A Content Standard 2016 July 11 Finding aid updated due to digitization by Megan Mummey. 
   
     
       English 
     
     
       University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center 
     
     William Jason Fields scrapbook 
     59m19 
     
       0.6 Cubic Feet 
       1 box, 1 item 
     
     1911-1923 
     The William Jason Fields scrapbook (dated 1911-1923; 0.6 cubic feet; 1 box, 1 item) contains materials he collected during his years in the United States House of Representatives. 
   
   
     Conditions Governing Access 
 Access to the original scrapbook is restricted due to preservation concerns. Digitized images of the scrapbook have been provided for patron access and use.    
   
     Conditions Governing Use 
 The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center.    
   
     Preferred Citation 
 59m19: [Identification of item], William Jason Fields scrapbook, 1911-1923, University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center.    
   
     Biographical note 
 William Jason Fields was a United States congressman and governor of Kentucky. Fields was born in Carter County, Kentucky. After attending local schools and the University of Kentucky, he farmed and sold real estate in Olive Hill, Kentucky. He served in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1911 to 1923, resigning his seat to take office as governor. In the 1930s he served as Commonwealth's Attorney for the 37th district of Kentucky.    
   
     Scope and Contents 
 The William Jason Fields scrapbook (dated 1911-1923; 0.6 cubic feet; 1 box, 1 item) contains materials he collected during his years in the United States House of Representatives. The scrapbook contains newspaper clippings, printed booklets and a small amount of correspondence, most of it dealing with issues then before Congress. Included are several articles in favor of prohibition of the sale of alcoholic beverages, items both in favor of and opposing woman suffrage, and clippings from 1915 and 1916 opposing American intervention in World War I.    
   
     Immediate Source of Acquisition 
 Gift, 1958    
   
     Processing Information 
 During digitization loose items were removed from the scrapbook, sleeved, and placed in a separate box. The sleeves note the page numbers where the item was originally kept. The loose items were digitized in place.    
   
     Women -- Suffrage 
     Governors -- Kentucky -- History. 
     World War, 1914-1918 -- Public opinion. 
     Prohibition 
     Scrapbooks -- United States. 
     United States. Congress. House 
     Fields, William Jason, 1874-1954 
   
   William Jason Fields scrapbook 1911-1923 1 Items removed from scrapbook 1911-1923 1