xt7k0p0wqg5q https://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt7k0p0wqg5q/data/mets.xml https://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt7k0p0wqg5q/data/kukm87w3.xml Williams, Samuel, d. 1848. 18361850 23 pieces. 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 Williams papers, 1836-1850 Samuel Williams papers, 1836-1850 text Samuel Williams papers, 1836-1850 1836 2002 true xt7k0p0wqg5q collection false kukm87w3 Guide to the Samuel Williams papers,  1836-1850 Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric Weig Special Collections Manuscripts University of Kentucky Margaret I. King Library Lexington, Kentucky 40506-0039 USA Phone: (859) 257-8611 Fax: (859) 257-6311 Email: sclref@lsv.uky.edu URL: http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/libpage.php?lweb_id=84&llib_id=13<ab_rank=3  Copyright 2002 University 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 Williams papers,  1836-1850 Collection number: 87W3 Contact Information Special Collections Manuscripts University of Kentucky Margaret I. King Library Lexington, Kentucky 40506-0039 Phone: (859) 257-8611 Fax: (859) 257-6311 Email:  sclref@lsv.uky.edu URL:  http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/libpage.php?lweb_id=84&llib_id=13<ab_rank=3 Processed by: Archives Staff Encoded by: Eric Weig  Copyright 2002 University of Kentucky. All Rights Reserved. Samuel Williams papers,  1836-1850 87W3 Williams, Samuel, d. 1848. 23 pieces. None online. Must visit contributing institution. The materials are in  English. University of Kentucky Special Collections Lexington, Kentucky 40506 Riddle, John R., Columbus, Ohio. Purchase, January, 1985 Collection is open for research. Copyright has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky. [Identification of item], Samuel Williams papers, 1836-1850, 87W3, Special Collections, University of Kentucky. Businessman, farmer. Samuel Williams was a resident and local businessman of Bourbon County near Paris, Ky. He was owner and operator of a hemp factory and was a slaveholder. These are the papers and correspondence of Samuel Williams. The letters from Williams to his son John R, document local business dealings, market prices and land transactions. Williams also writes about agricultural activity including cotton and hemp and slave trading and prices.  Several letters include accounts of slaves who committed suicide and one letter mentions the sale of Green Clay's estate.  A copy of the funeral notice of Samuel Williams is included with the materials. Arranged chronologically. Williams, Samuel, d. 1848. Williams, John R. Clay, Green. Hemp industry--Kentucky--Bourbon County. Slaves--Social conditions. Slaves--Suicidal behavior. Land titles--Registration and transfer. Cotton trade--Kentucky--Bourbon County. Businessmen. Farmers. Bourbon County (Ky.) Correspondence