xt7qjq0srg42 https://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt7qjq0srg42/data/mets.xml https://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt7qjq0srg42/data/65m143.dao.xml Embry, Carlos B., 1906- 19461964 0.96 Cubic Feet 2 boxes collections 65m143 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. Carlos B. Embry papers Indians of North America -- Government relations. Indian reservations. Indians of North America -- Social conditions. Indians, Treatment of -- United States. Patronage, Political -- Kentucky. Carlos B. Embry papers text Carlos B. Embry papers 1946 2017 true xt7qjq0srg42 collection false 65m143 Embry, Carlos B. papers Guide to the Carlos B. Embry papers, 1946-1964, undated  65m143 Ida Sell University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center 2011 June 3 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  2017-06-13 09:51:31 -0400 . Description is in English. Describing Archives: A Content Standard 2017 March 28 EAD and description updated by Megan Mummey 
   
     
       English 
     
     
       University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center 
     
     Carlos B. Embry papers 
     
       Embry, Carlos B., 1906- 
     
     65m143 
     
       0.96 Cubic Feet 
       2 boxes 
     
     1946-1964, undated 
     The Carlos B. Embry papers (dated 1946-1964; 0.96 cubic feet; 2 boxes) contains political correspondence, a manuscript copy of  America's Concentration Camps , and correspondence and clippings relating to the publication of the book. 
   
   
     Conditions Governing Access 
 Collection is open to researchers by appointment.    
   
     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 
 65m143: [Identification of item], Carlos B. Embry papers, 1946-1964, undated, University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center.    
   
     Biographical note 
 Carlos Embry was born in Baizetown, Ky, and attended Western State College in Bowling Green, graduating with a Bachelors in 1929. The next year he became owner and editor of the  Ohio County Messenger , in Beaver Dam, Ky. In 1935, he founded Embry Newspapers, Inc., which published newspapers in seven western Kentucky counties. Embry was a 10th district Republican state senator from 1946-1950. His book,  America's Concentration Camps , an examination of the legal, political and socioeconomic status of American Indians, was published in 1956.    
   
     Scope and Contents 
 The Carlos B. Embry papers (dated 1946-1964; 0.96 cubic feet; 2 boxes) contains political correspondence, a manuscript copy of  America's Concentration Camps , and correspondence and clippings relating to the publication of the book. The political files cover the dates 1945-1964, and include correspondence with state and local officials as well as political figures. Principal subjects include patronage positions and road construction projects in Embry's district. Frequent correspondents were Kentucky Commissioner of Highways J. Stephen Watkins and Deputy Commissioner of Welfare Harry H. Wilson. Correspondence with Republican Party officials is also included. Also included in the collection is a photocopied manuscript draft of  America's Concentration Camps  and correspondence relating to Embry's research and to the publication of the book, along with a scrapbook of reviews (1956). The correspondence dates from 1953-1964 and includes letters to Indian spokespersons, the Bureau of Indian Affairs, and others contacted in the course of Embry's research. Also included is correspondence with book and magazine publishers contacted by Embry or his literary agent, Barthold Fles, including the David McKay company, which accepted the book for publication. Subsequent correspondence with that firm details the editorial process.    
   
     Immediate Source of Acquisition 
 Gift, 1965    
   
     Arrangement 
 Collection is arranged by format.    
   
     Indians of North America -- Government relations. 
     Indian reservations. 
     Indians of North America -- Social conditions. 
     Indians, Treatment of -- United States. 
     Patronage, Political -- Kentucky. 
     Manuscripts. 
     Cooper, John Sherman, 1901-1991 
     Clements, Earle Chester (Earle Chester), 1896-1985 
     Fles, Barthold, 1902-1989 
     Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris), 1909-1998 
     Watkins, J. Stephen 
     Republican Party (Ky.) 
     Morton, Thruston B. (Thruston Ballard), 1907-1982 
     Embry, Carlos B., 1906- 
   
   Kentucky State Senate correspondence 1946-1947 1 1 Kentucky State Senate correspondence 1947-1953 1 2 Letters from Barry Goldwater 1952-1953 1 9 Existence and Location of Originals Originals in safe - drawer 3 Research for  America's Concentration Camps 1947-1953 1 3 Research for  America's Concentration Camps 1954-1956 1 4 Research for  America's Concentration Camps 1957-1964 1 5 Photographs for  America's Concentration Camps 1951-1952 1 6 Portrait photograph of Embry for  American's Concentration Camps undated 1 7 Biography of Embry for  America's Concentration Camps 1958 1 8 America's Concentration Camps  manuscript pages 1-150 circa 1956 2 1 America's Concentration Camps  manuscript pages 151-350, appendix and bibliography circa 1956 2 2 America's Concentration Camps  editing notes circa 1956 2 3 Personal scrapbook relating to Native Americans circa 1956 2 4