Louisville Turnpike Co. Records,1818-1901

Descriptive Summary

Title
Louisville Turnpike Co. Records,1818-1901
Creator
Louisville Turnpike Co. (Louisville, Ky)
Extent
2 v.
Subjects
Anderson, Larz, 1803-1878.
Barr, John Watson, 1826-1907.
Breckinridge, James D. (James Douglas), ca. 1783-1849.
Caldwell, Isaac, b. 1824.
Glover, William E., 1801-1873.
Grayson, Frederick William Spence, d. 1827.
Guthrie, James, 1792-1869.
Hobbs, Basil Nicholas, 1786-1837.
Pirtle, Alfred, b. 1837.
Pirtle, Henry, 1798-1880.
Pope, Patrick H., 1806-1840.
Pope, William Hamilton, 1803-1866.
Speed, James, 1812-1887.
Speed, Joshua F. (Joshua Fry), 1814-1882.
Speed, Thomas, 1841-1905.
Tyler, Levi, b. 1789.
Streets-- Kentucky-- Louisville-- History-- Sources.
Transportation-- Kentucky-- Louisville-- History-- Sources.
Turnpikes-- Kentucky-- Louisville-- History-- Sources.
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Established in 1818 to build a turnpike from Louisville ten miles toward Bardstown. Records consist of a combined journal and minute book, 1818-1886, containing the act of incorporation, minutes of meetings, and names of officers and stockholders; and a minute book, 1887-1901, containing meeting minutes. Available on microfilm for use in the repository only