John Crepps Wickliff Beckham Letters,1906-1916

Descriptive Summary

Title
John Crepps Wickliff Beckham Letters,1906-1916
Creator
Beckham, John Crepps Wickliffe, 1869-1940
Extent
2 items
Subjects
Lindsay, William, 1835-1909.
Sunday legislation-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Kentucky governor and United States senator. Included are a 26 May 1906 letter to Charles Stoll of Louisville acknowledging him on his recent action to enforce Sunday closing laws; and an 11 March 1916 letter to Eleanor Holmes Lindsay responding to her request for his support of a resolution to provide an appropriation to erect a monument at Judge Lindsay's grave, and stating that he is in no position to take part in this matter