Josephus E. Robbins papers

Abstract

The Josephus E. Robbins collection consists of financial material belonging to Josephus E. Robbins, an attorney in Mayfield, Kentucky, who served as the Graves County Court Judge from 1886 to 1890.

Descriptive Summary

Title
Josephus E. Robbins papers
Date
1870-1929
Creator
Robbins, Josephus, 1854-1931
Extent
0.23 Cubic feet
Subjects
Business records--Kentucky--Mayfield.
County courts--Kentucky--Graves County.
Income tax--Kentucky--Mayfield.
Income tax--United States--Forms.
Insurance policies.
Judges.
Leases
Arrangement
Collection is arranged chronologically.
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Sarah K. Piester
Preferred Citation
63M187: [identification of item], Josephus E. Robbins papers, 1870-1929, University of Kentucky Special Collections.
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
Josephus E. Robbins was an attorney in Mayfield, Kentucky and served as the Graves County Court Judge from 1886 to 1890.
Scope and Content
The Josephus E. Robbins collection consists of financial material belonging to Josephus E. Robbins and includes city, county, and state tax receipts; insurance policies, bills and premiums, leases, promissory notes, completed Federal income tax forms (Form 1040) from the years 1917,1918,1922 and 1924 and agreements establishing various law partnerships. Included is Judge Robbins' refutation of the allegations contained in Caleb Powers' motion in which Powers, the defendant, states that Judge Robbins would not be an impartial judge in the case of Caleb Powers vs. Commonwealth of Kentucky. Josephus E. Robbins was an attorney in Mayfield, Kentucky and served as the Graves County Court Judge from 1886 to 1890.

Restrictions on Access and Use

Conditions Governing Access
Conditions Governing Access note Collection is open to researchers by appointment.
Use Restrictions
The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections.

Contents of the Collection

, 1870-1895

  • Box 1, Folder 1
Consists of financial material belonging to Josephus E. Robbins and includes city, county, and state tax receipts; insurance policies, bills and premiums, leases, promissory notes, and some tax forms.
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, 1896-1912

  • Box 1, Folder 2
Consists of financial material belonging to Josephus E. Robbins and includes city, county, and state tax receipts; insurance policies, bills and premiums, leases, promissory notes, and some tax forms.
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, 1913-1929

  • Box 1, Folder 3
Consists of financial material belonging to Josephus E. Robbins and includes city, county, and state tax receipts; insurance policies, bills and premiums, leases, promissory notes, and some tax forms.
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, undated

  • Box 1, Folder 4
Consists of financial material belonging to Josephus E. Robbins and includes city, county, and state tax receipts; insurance policies, bills and premiums, leases, promissory notes, and some tax forms.
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