Governor A. B. Chandler Records, 1955-1959
- Governor A. B. Chandler Records, 1955-1959
- Chandler, Albert Benjamin "Happy", 1898-1991
- 0.2 cubic ft.
- Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives
- Biography / History
- Governor A. B. Chandler served in office from 1955-1959 as a Democratic Party affiliate. Originally from Henderson County, Chandler resided in Woodford County. His occupation was a Lawyer. Governor Chandler's administration passed the bond issue to fund federal and state highways, as well as enforced desegregation. A. B. Chandler also played a prominent role in establishing the medical school and hospital at the University of Kentucky.
Contents of the Collection
Governor's Speech File
Governor's Speech File, 1955-1956
- Box 1