Harry Innes Todd-George Davidson Todd Papers,1823-1925

Descriptive Summary

Title
Harry Innes Todd-George Davidson Todd Papers,1823-1925
Creator
Todd, Harry Innes, 1818-1891
Extent
0.66 cubic ft.
Subjects
Anderson, Mary, 1859-1940.
Blackburn, Luke Pryor, 1816-1887.
Blaine, James Gillespie, 1830-1893.
Bodley, Temple, 1852-1940.
Cleveland, Grover, 1837-1908.
Crittenden, John J. (John Jordan), 1787-1863.
Crittenden, Maria Innes, 1796-1851.
Crittenden, Thomas, b. ca. 1853.
Durrett, Reuben T. (Reuben Thomas), 1824-1913.
Evans, Walter, b. 1842.
Filson Club.
Green, Thomas Marshall, 1837-1904.
Hanna, Marcus Alonzo, 1837-1904.
Innes, Harry, 1752-1816.
Kentucky.-- General Assembly-- History-- Sources.
Kentucky-- Politics and government-- Sources.
Kentucky State Penitentiary-- History-- Sources.
Littell, William, 1768-1824.
Long, John Davis, 1838-1915.
Monger, Samuel Ire, b. 1830.
Monks-- Kentucky-- Gethsemani-- History-- Sources.
Marshall, Humphrey, 1760-1841.
Nicholas, George, 1754?-1799.
Quisenberry, Anderson Chenault, 1850-1921.
Rodman, John, 1820-1886.
Rothert, Otto Arthur, 1871-1956.
Spanish-American War, 1898-- Sources.
Todd, Chapman Coleman, 1848-1929.
Todd, George Davidson, 1856-1929.
Todd, Thomas, 1765-1826.
Tunstall, Mildred.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Sources.
United States.-- Navy-- History-- Sources.
Wilson, Samuel M. (Samuel Mackay), 1871-1946.
Yerkes, John.
Todd, George Davidson, 1856-1929.
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Harry Innes Todd was keeper and lessee of the Kentucky Penitentiary, sheriff of Franklin County, Ky., and state representative from Franklin County, 1871 -1873. Harry Innes Todd's papers consist of personal correspondence, 1835-1891, including letters from his wife and his mother, Maria Innes Todd Crittenden, and other letters discussing Ky. and national politics and his son Chapman C. Todd's service in the U.S. Navy, 1878-1889; papers from his career as keeper of the Kentucky Penitentiary, 1867-1873; accounts, 1860 -1890; inventory of property of Harry I. Todd, 2 Sept. 1874; legal papers; a biographical sketch of John Rodman, attorney general of Ky.; 1828 Ky. broadside giving results of the election for governor and lieutenant governor; and newspaper clippings. Also includes the papers of George Davidson Todd, mayor of Louisville, businessman and son of Harry I. Todd. Contains correspondence, 1875-1925, discussing his 1879 visit to the monastery at Gethsemani, Ky.; Sarah Cecil's grievance against the actress Mary Anderson; politics; the Spanish -American War; Otto A. Rothert's proposed biography of Harry Innes; and family history. Card index in repository