Paducah City Council minutes, 1833-1900

Descriptive Summary

Title
Paducah City Council minutes, 1833-1900
Creator
Paducah (Ky.). City Council.
Extent
7 reels of microfilm (15 volumes).
Subjects
Paducah (Ky.).--City Council.
Paducah (Ky.).--Board of Trustees.
Municipal government--Records and correspondence--Kentucky--Paducah.
Minutes
Arrangement
Chronological arrangement.
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric Weig
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
Paducah was founded in 1827 by explorer William Clark and was first governed by a Board of Trustees. In 1856 it was elevated to the status of a third-class city and the next year a City Council was formed to take the place of the Board.
Scope and Content
These are microfilmed minutes of the Paducah City Council. The records begin during the era when Paducah was governed by a Board of Trustees. They record the Board and City Council's transactions of city business.

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