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         2010MS040 
         
             
                 Robert Buckner papers, 1817-1875
                     2010ms040 
                 
                 Finding aid prepared by Sarah K. Piester 
             
             
                 
                     
                 
                 University of Kentucky Special Collections 
                 
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             Robert Buckner papers 
             2010ms040 
             
                 University of Kentucky Special Collections 
             
             
                 
             
             
                 1.5 Cubic feet 
                 3 boxes 
             
             1817-1875 
             General business records pertaining to the mercantile of Colonel Robert Buckner of Louisville, Kentucky. 
         
         
             Arrangement note 
             Collection is arranged by format. 
         
         
             Biographical note 
             Thomas Buckner settled in Virginia around 1780 and married Hannah Burton of Virginia. Together, Thomas and Hannah Buckner had twenty children. Among them was, Colonel Robert Buckner, an officer of the War of 1812 and a figure associated with General John Hunt Morgan's invasion of the North, July 9, 1863. Robert Buckner maintained a mercantile business, Buckner & Hughes Wholesale Grocers, Commission, Forwarding and Boat Store Merchants located on Commercial Row in Louisville, Kentucky. 
         
         
             Conditions Governing Use note 
             The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections. 
         
         
             Conditions Governing Access note 
             Collection is open to researchers by appointment. 
         
         
             Preferred Citation note 
             2010MS040 : [identification of item], Robert Buckner papers, 1817-1875, University of Kentucky Special Collections. 
         
         
             Scope and Contents note 
             The Robert Buckner papers consist of mercantile records of Colonel Robert Buckner, Brandenburg and Louisville, Kentucky. Included is correspondence, indentures, contracts, promissory notes and receipts all relating to Robert Buckner's mercantile business; Buckner & Hughes Wholesale Grocers, Commission, Forwarding and Boat Store Merchants located on Commercial Row in Louisville, Kentucky. 
         
         
             Buckner, Robert, Colonel 
             Clark, O.J. 
             Business records--Kentucky--Louisville. 
             Kentucky--History--19th century. 
             Records 
         
         
             
                 
                     Business correspondence 
                     1832-1851 
                 
                 
                     
                         General 
                         
                             
                         
                         1 
                         1 
                         1833-1847 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         Ewing, Samuel; Letters and records of sale of hay and oats belonging to Robert Buckner 
                         
                             
                         
                         1 
                         14 
                         1849 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         Letters; to Buckner and Smith 
                         
                             
                         
                         1 
                         9 
                         1832-1839 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         Letters; to Buckner from various individuals 
                         
                             
                         
                         1 
                         10 
                         1840-1843 
                     
                     
                         Scope and Contents note 
                         Letters from Thomas Reed and son, J.N. Maffitt, E. D. Lawrence, J. Lawrence, and others. 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         Letters; to Buckner from various individuals 
                         
                             
                         
                         1 
                         11 
                         1847-1848 
                     
                     
                         Scope and Contents note 
                         Letters from George McCulloch, R. Buchanon, G. Hancock, J. Williams, M.C. Fitch, Joseph Vance, T.L. Butler, Irby Smith and others. 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         Letters; to Buckner from various individuals 
                         
                             
                         
                         1 
                         13 
                         1849 
                     
                     
                         Scope and Contents note 
                         Letters from Whitney Smith, James McGill, W.W.H. Lawrence, and Wesley Dean. 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         Letters; to Buckner from E.W. Benton and Stephen Kirkland 
                         
                             
                         
                         1 
                         15 
                         1850 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         Letters; to Buckner from various individuals 
                         
                             
                         
                         1 
                         16 
                         1851 
                     
                     
                         Scope and Contents note 
                         Letters from Stephen Kirkland, E.W. Benton, M. Fogarty, J.H. Matthews, P.A. Stacy, Wesley Dean, J.H. Moore, Mrs. Anne Haas, W.E. Young, James King, Samuel Woods, Joseph Polland, A.B. Smith, John Evans, Robert Patterson, J.D. Howell, H.J. Bonner, John Bower, Andrew Bower, J.L. Anderson, and John D. Gordon. 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         Neofus, Roberta 
                         
                             
                         
                         3 
                         15 
                     
                     
                         Scope and Contents note 
                         Portion of letter and a canned corn recipe written to Mrs. Minnie Simpson. 
                     
                 
             
             
                 
                     Business records 
                     1819-1875 
                 
                 
                     
                         Account statement; Mrs. Buckner 
                         
                             
                         
                         3 
                         14 
                         1867 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         Bank of Louisville; Cancelled checks belonging to Robert Buckner 
                         
                             
                         
                         1 
                         5 
                         July 6, 1839-November 28, 1839 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         Business papers 
                         
                             
                         
                         3 
                         19 
                         1821-1875 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         Business papers 
                         
                             
                         
                         3 
                         16 
                         1847 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         Business papers 
                         
                             
                         
                         3 
                         17 
                         1850-1853 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         Business papers 
                         
                             
                         
                         3 
                         18 
                         1857-1859 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         Contracts; for oats, hay and corn 
                         
                             
                         
                         3 
                         13 
                         1846-1849 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         Indentures 
                         
                             
                         
                         1 
                         2 
                         1820-1839 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         Indentures 
                         
                             
                         
                         1 
                         3 
                         1840-1859 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         Inventories and statement of account 
                         
                             
                         
                         2 
                         1 
                         undated 
                     
                     
                         Scope and Contents note 
                         Contains inventories and statement of accounts from 1832, 1841 and one that is undated. 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         Maffitt, John N.; Demands for payment presented to Robert Buckner 
                         
                             
                         
                         1 
                         6 
                         September 10, 1841-April 13, 1842 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         New Orleans Price: Current, Commercial Intelligencer and Merchants’ Transcript and Letter from E. Benton 
                         
                             
                         
                         1 
                         12 
                         February 12, 1848 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         Notes Due 
                         
                             
                         
                         1 
                         4 
                         1819-1834 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         Notes for orders 
                         
                             
                         
                         1 
                         7 
                         1841-1842 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         Notes for orders 
                         
                             
                         
                         1 
                         8 
                         1846-1849 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         Records; Buckner and Smith 
                         
                             
                         
                         1 
                         17 
                         1831 
                     
                 
             
             
                 
                     Promissory notes 
                     1817-1849 
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         
                             
                         
                         3 
                         7 
                         1832-1838 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         
                             
                         
                         3 
                         8 
                         1839 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         
                             
                         
                         3 
                         9 
                         1840 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         
                             
                         
                         3 
                         10 
                         1841 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         
                             
                         
                         3 
                         11 
                         1842-1849 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         Waters, Samuel; to Richard Meriweather 
                         
                             
                         
                         3 
                         12 
                         June 21, 1817 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         Whiskey 
                         
                             
                         
                         3 
                         6 
                         1821  
                     
                 
             
             
                 
                     Receipts 
                     1822-1858 
                 
                 
                     
                         General 
                         
                             
                         
                         3 
                         5 
                         1822–1858 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         Buckner and Smith 
                         
                             
                         
                         1 
                         18 
                         1832 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         1833 
                         
                             
                         
                         1 
                         19 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         1834-1835 and list of customers 
                         
                             
                         
                         1 
                         20 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         
                             
                         
                         1 
                         21 
                         1836-1838  
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         
                             
                         
                         1 
                         22 
                         1839 
                     
                     
                         Scope and Contents note 
                         Includes a Sales by Ely and Henry for account of Robert Buckner reciept 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         
                             
                         
                         1 
                         23 
                         1840 
                     
                     
                         Scope and Contents note 
                         Contains a list of debts due on books of Robert Buckner. 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         
                             
                         
                         2 
                         2 
                         1841 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         
                             
                         
                         2 
                         3 
                         1842 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         
                             
                         
                         2 
                         4 
                         1843 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         
                             
                         
                         2 
                         5 
                         1844 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         
                             
                         
                         2 
                         6 
                         1845 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         
                             
                         
                         2 
                         7 
                         1846 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         A. Wathen 
                         
                             
                         
                         1 
                         24 
                         January–February 1847 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         
                             
                         
                         2 
                         8 
                         1847 January-June 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         
                             
                         
                         2 
                         9 
                         1847 July-December  
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         
                             
                         
                         2 
                         10 
                         1848 January-June   
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         
                             
                         
                         2 
                         11 
                         1848 July-December  
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         
                             
                         
                         2 
                         12 
                         1849 January–June  
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         
                             
                         
                         3 
                         1 
                         1849 July-December 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         
                             
                         
                         3 
                         2 
                         1858 January-June 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         
                         
                             
                         
                         3 
                         3 
                         1858 July-December 
                     
                 
                 
                     
                         Weights and receipts for bales of hay 
                         
                             
                         
                         3 
                         4 
                         1847-1849