xt7w9g5gbw8w https://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt7w9g5gbw8w/data/mets.xml https://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt7w9g5gbw8w/data/kukm1f63m_481.xml Ashton, C. H. 1808188918511889 1 reel microfilm. 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. C. H. Ashton scrapbook, 1808-1889, 1851-1889 (bulk dates) C. H. Ashton scrapbook, 1808-1889, 1851-1889 (bulk dates) text C. H. Ashton scrapbook, 1808-1889, 1851-1889 (bulk dates) 1808 2002 true xt7w9g5gbw8w collection false kukm1f63m_481 Guide to the C. H. Ashton scrapbook,  1808-1889, 1851-1889 (bulk dates) 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 C. H. Ashton scrapbook,  1808-1889, 1851-1889 (bulk dates) Collection number: 1F63M-481 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. C. H. Ashton scrapbook,  1808-1889, 1851-1889 (bulk dates) 1F63M-481 Ashton, C. H. 1 reel microfilm. None online. Must visit contributing institution. The materials are in  English. University of Kentucky Special Collections Lexington, Kentucky 40506 Collection is open for research. Copyright has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky. [Identification of item], C. H. Ashton scrapbook, 1808-1889, 1851-1889 (bulk dates), 1F63M-481, Special Collections, University of Kentucky. Journalist C.H. Ashton was the editor and sole proprietor of the Flemingsburg DEMOCRAT. He was also clerk of the circuit court. The reel of microfilm contains a copy of a scrapbook kept by C.H. Aston about politics in the United States and Kentucky in the late nineteenth century. Also there are some correspondence and legal documents The volume has newspaper clippings from the Flemingsburg DEMOCRAT. Louisville COURIER- JOURNAL, the Maysville EAGLE, and other papers concerning the politics of Kentucky, and newspaper biographical sketches (including portraits) of prominent Kentuckians. There are also poems published in newspapers. Among the articles are obituaries of Joshua Fry Bell, one-time gubernatorial candidate and U.S. Congressman who died in 1870, and Judge John M. Elliott, who was murdered in 1879. A portion of the scrapbook has numerous signatures. The clippings appear to be pasted over a record book of the Fleming County Sheriff. A letter from Henry Clay Dean of Mt. Pleasant, Iowa to D. K. Weis about a political barbecue is also located in the scrapbook. No apparent arrangement. Bell, J. F. (Joshua Fry), 1811-1870. Dean, Henry Clay. Elliott, John M, Judge, d. 1879. Assassination--Kentucky. Politicians. United States--Politics and government--19th century. Kentucky--Politics and government. Flemingsburg(Ky.)--History.