James W. Cluke papers,

Abstract

The James W. Cluke papers contain the financial records, correspondence, and daily business of James W. Cluke and family.

Descriptive Summary

Title
James W. Cluke papers,
Creator
Cluke, James W.
Extent
0.27 Cubic feet
Subjects
Business records--Kentucky.
Farm management--Kentucky--Records and correspondence.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
Arrangement
Collection is arranged chronologically.
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Amanda M. Reeve
Preferred Citation
59M35 : [identification of item], James W. Cluke papers, 1835-1922, University of Kentucky Special Collections.
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
James W. Cluke was a farmer and business man from Caldwell County, Kentucky. He conducted business in New Orleans, Nashville, Louisville and Montgomery County, Kentucky. He was married to Anne Mason. Roy Stuart Cluke was a commissioned Colonel of the 8th Regiment, Kentucky Cavalry CSA, in September 1862.
Scope and Content
The James W. Cluke papers contain the financial records, correspondence, and daily business of James W. Cluke and family. The collection contains a picture of Colonel R.S. Cluke as well as a uniform epaulet. The financial records consist of receipts, account books, and checks. A property map for C.A. Cluke is also held in this collection.

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

Financial records,, 1835-1922

  • Box 1, Folder 1
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Interrogation Questions,, circa 1860

  • Box 1, Folder 3
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Correspondence,, 1866 February 20-1868 October 27

  • Box 1, Folder 2
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Button record for 1878,, 1871-1879

  • Box 1, Folder 5
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Account book and journal,, 1879-1881

  • Box 1, Folder 6
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Sentinel democrat illustrated almanac,, 1885

  • Box 1, Folder 7
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C.A. Cluke property map,, undated

  • Box 1, Folder 4
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Uniform epaulet,, undated

  • Box 2
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