Henry Watterson to Charles Dana

Descriptive Summary

Title
Henry Watterson to Charles Dana
Date
undated
Creator
Watterson, Henry, 1840-1921
Extent
0.1 Cubic feet
Subjects
Correspondence.
Journalism--Kentucky
Journalism.
Arrangement
Collection is arranged by format.
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Megan Mummey
Preferred Citation
2011MS202: [identification of item], Henry Watterson to Charles Dana, undated, University of Kentucky Special Collections.
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
Journalist Henry Watterson (1840-1921) founded and edited the Louisville Courier-Journal. During his tenure as editor, Watterson was a Democratic representative in Congress from 1876 to 1877, and a five-time delegate to the National Democratic Convention. He also served part of one term in the United States House of Representatives.
Charles Anderson Dana (1819-1897) was a prominent journalist and a part owner of the New York Sun.
Scope and Content
The collection consists of a letter of recommendation for journalist Richard Wright from Henry Watterson to Charles Dana.

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.

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The Special Collections Research Center has transitioned to online delivery of library services. For updates and more information about remote services and resources, visit the UK Libraries COVID-19 Updates page.

Researchers are required to have an SCRC Researcher Account in order to request or order digital copies of materials. Research Account set-up and use instructions can be found at: http://libguides.uky.edu/SCRCaccount

For all other questions, contact us at: https://libraries.uky.edu/ContactSCRC.

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