Robert Worth Bingham : papers, 1876-1982 (bulk 1899-1910).
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Adams, Charles Francis, 1835-1915
Soldier, businessman, civic leader and historian. Descendant of two presidents and the son of a noted diplomat, Adams served with distinction as a Union officer during the Civil War. After the war, he became a nationally recognized authority on the railroad industry, chairing the Massachusetts Railroad Commission from 1869 to 1879, and ultimately taking on the presidency of the Union Pacifc Railroad for six stormy years, 1884-1890. From 1890 to 1915, Adams was content to be a man of a...
Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925
William Jennings Bryan (March 19, 1860 – July 26, 1925) was an American orator and politician from Nebraska. Beginning in 1896, he emerged as a dominant force in the Democratic Party, running three times as the party's nominee for President of the United States in the 1896, 1900, and 1908 elections. He also served in the United States House of Representatives and as the United States Secretary of State under Woodrow Wilson. Just before his death, he gained national attention for attacking the te...
Barth, Paul C., 1858-1907.
Bingham, Robert Worth, 1871-1937
Lawyer, politician, mayor of Louisville (Ky.), owner of the Courier-Journal, Ambassador to the Court of St. James, 1933-1937. From the description of Added papers, 1894-1944 1895-1913. (Filson Historical Society, The). WorldCat record id: 46726230 Lawyer, mayor of Louisville, judge, newspaper publisher, and ambassador. From the description of Robert Worth Bingham : papers, 1876-1982 (bulk 1899-1910). (Filson Historical Society, The). WorldCat record id: 46726232 ...
Grainger, Charles Fuller, 1854-1925
United Sons of Confederate Veterans
Haager, Jacob H., b. 1863
United States Cast Iron Pipe Foundry Company
Davies, William W. (William Watkins), 1868-1945
Davies of Hillsboro, N.C., attended the University of North Carolina as an undergraduate and a law student, 1891 and 1892. He was a captain in the 3rd Georgia Volunteers, U.S.A., during the Spanish-American War; a member of the Red Cross Expeditionary Forces; and a lawyer in Louisville, Ky., and Atlanta, Ga., who wrote on historical subjects after his retirement. From the description of Southborough undated. WorldCat record id: 23959361 William W. Davies of Hillsboro, N.C., ...
Kentucky Children's Home Society
Long, George James, 1853-1930.
United Confederate Veterans
Organized 1889. From the description of United Confederate Veterans scrapbooks, 1913. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 276172561 Henry Stewart formed a company nicknamed the "Hamilton Blues" for the Confederacy during the Civil War. After the war, this Florida native was elected as Camp Commander and namesake for Fort Stewart of the United Confederate Veterans located in Jasper, Florida. The organization was designed to orchestrate memorials to Confederate veterans and support...
Bandana Democratic Club (Louisville, Ky.)
Anti-saloon League of America
Temperance organization, with offices in Columbia, S.C., at 1302 Main Street near Lady Street; founded, 1893, in Oberlin, Ohio. From the description of Records, 1919 July 14-1920 Feb. 17. (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 56526390 ...
Venable, F. P. (Francis Preston), 1856-1934
Francis P. Venable, son of Charles Scott Venable, aid-de-camp to General Robert E. Lee, 1862-1865, and professor of mathematics, University of Virginia, 1865-1896, was born 17 November 1856 in Farmville, Virginia. In 1893 Venable identified calcium carbide, thereby laying the foundation for the success of the Union Carbide Corporation--but was never financially rewarded for this discoverry. From 1900-1914 he served as president of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. In 1930 Venable ...
Young Mens Christian Associations
Grinstead, James Fontleroy, 1845-1921.
Watterson, Henry, 1840-1921
Journalist, author, and politician. From the description of Papers of Henry Watterson, 1857-1983, (bulk 1882-1921). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71071676 American journalist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Louisville, KY, to Hon. D. A. Wells, 1887 Oct. 31. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270660897 Watterson was the editor of the Louisville Courier-Journal. From the description of Autograph letters signed from Henry Watters...