Dabney Howard Smith Miscellaneous Papers,1847-1926

Descriptive Summary

Title
Dabney Howard Smith Miscellaneous Papers,1847-1926
Creator
Smith, Dabney Howard, 1821-1889
Extent
12 items
Subjects
Burbridge, Stephen G. (Stephen Gano), 1831-1894.
Clay, Cassius Marcellus, 1810-1903.
Crittenden, John J. (John Jordan), 1787-1863.
Harlan, John Marshall, 1833-1911.
Metcalfe, Thomas, 1780-1855.
Morehead, Charles Slaughter, 1802-1868.
Scott, Winfield, 1786-1866.
Smith, Gustavus Woodson, 1822-1896.
Thomson, Manlius Valerius, d. 1850.
Afro-Americans-- Kentucky-- History-- 19th century.
Afro-Americans-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
Elections-- Kentucky-- History-- 19th century.
Elections-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
Mexican War, 1846-1848-- Sources.
Kentucky-- Politics and government-- Sources.
Mexico-- Politics and government-- 1821-1861-- Sources.
United States-- Constitution-- Amendments-- 14th-- History-- Sources.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Prisoners and prisons-- Sources.
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Confederate soldier, Ky. auditor of public accounts. Letters discussing Ky. and national politics, the Mexican War, Civil War prisoner exchanges, the 14th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, and some economic results of the Civil War in Ky. Also included are two certificates from Smith appointing his son as a clerk in the auditor's office. Card index in repository