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Reuben T. Durrett Collection on Kentucky and the Ohio River Valley (University of Chicago. Library)

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Works: 245 works in 396 publications in 1 language and 394 library holdings
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Most widely held works by Reuben T. Durrett Collection on Kentucky and the Ohio River Valley (University of Chicago. Library)
Autobiography of Isaac Shelby, the first governor of Kentucky : by Isaac Shelby ( )
4 editions published in 1818 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Journal : by James McAfee ( )
4 editions published between 1773 and 1801 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Handwritten transcript of James McAfee's account of a journey down the Ohio River. Also includes manuscript copies of John Butler's letter to the gentlemen settlers below the mouth of the Scioto (1773 June 10), Captain Bullitt's speech to the chiefs of the Shaw[nee]Nation (Chilicothe, 1773 June 9), and the answer of Chief Cornstalk the next morning
The life and times of Robert B. McAfee and his family connections : by Robert B McAfee ( )
3 editions published in 1845 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Handwritten transcript of autobiography that was later printed in the "Register of Kentucky State Historical Society," vol. 25
Memoir : by George Rogers Clark ( )
in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Typed transcript of excerpts from Clark's memoir
Kentucky : its original state and first population : by Robert H Collins ( )
3 editions published in 1872 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Manuscript of "Brief Mem[oranda] of a voluminous MS work of Gen. Robert B. McAfee, written Jan. 1804 to Ap. 1807, entitled General and Natural History of Kentucky." Collins rewrote "the whole of [McAfee's manuscript], embodied every idea and fact about the General History, but omitted much of the Natural History."
Journal : by Robert McAfee ( Book )
2 editions published in 1773 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Typed transcript of an account of a journey down the Ohio and up the Kentucky Rivers. Also includes typescript copies of Captain Bullitt's speech to the chiefs of the Shaw[nee] Nation (Chilicothe, 1773. June 9), the answer of Chief Cornstalk (next morning), and Richard Butler's letter to the gentlemen settlers below the mouth of the Scioto
To the patrons of the Kentucky gazette : on the occasion of enlarging the paper : by John Bradford ( Book )
2 editions published in 1797 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Manuscript copy
James H. Bell's estate : by Robert C Boggs ( Book )
2 editions published in 1830 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Manuscript of the account of the estate of James H. Bell, deceased, by Robert C. Boggs, his executor
Letter : to unidentified man by George Rogers Clark ( )
2 editions published in 1798 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Manuscript copy of letter from George Rogers Clark to unidentified man
Some particulars relative to the soil, situation, production, etc. of Kentucky : extracted from the manuscript journal of a gentleman not long since returned from those parts : ( )
2 editions published in 1788 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Typescript copy of article published in American Museum (vol. 2, p.1). Also includes typescript copy of A brief account of Kentucke, extracted from a letter of Isaac Monison, Esquire, to the Rev. Jordan Dodge, at Sturbridge: dated at Nelson County, Kentucke, January 11, 1788 (American Museum: vol. 5, p. 57)
Who was Henry Clay : by William E Nott ( )
2 editions published in 1892 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Manuscript copy of interview with Senator Carlisle (Washington Post, 1892 Feb. 8)
Encountering the American West : the Ohio River Valley, 1750-1820 by Daniel Meyer ( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Petition : by James Kincaid ( Book )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Handwritten transcript of a petition to the Governor and Council of the State of Virginia by the heirs of Joseph Kincaid. Petition seeks land bounty and money as compensation for Kincaid's military service during the Revolution
The history of the rise and progress of the first settlement of Salt River and establishment of the New Providence Church : by Robert B McAfee ( )
2 editions published in 1840 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Typed and handwritten transcript of a history that was later printed in the "Kentucky State HIstorical Society Register," vol. 29
The earthquake of 1811 : ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Typed transcript of a description of the earthquake of 1811. Also includes typescript copies of The Meteoric Shower and A Shower of Fire, articles that appeared in the "Louisville Daily Herald and Commercial Gazette", 1833 Nov. 22
Memorandum of the voige [i.e. voyage] by land from Fort Smith to the Rocky Mountains manuscript copy by Jacob Fowler ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Handwritten transcript of Major Jacob Fowler's account of his trip to the West
Narrative of an adventure in Kentucky : by Felix Walker ( )
2 editions published in 1775 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Handwritten transcript of an account of early explorations of Kentucky and the founding of Boonesborough. Copied from "Western Journal and Civilian" (vol. 11, p. 393)
Petitions to the convention of Virginia from the inhabitants of Transylvania ( )
2 editions published in 1776 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Handwritten transcripts of two petitions, one from the settlers of Transylvania and another from the settlers of Harrodsburg, to the convention of Virginia
Sketch of the life of Major Zachary Taylor of the United States Army : ( )
2 editions published in 1820 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Typed transcript of an article published in Western Review and Miscellaneous Magazine (vol. 1, p.36)
Todd family : ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Manuscript of the Todd family history. Contains a copy of the family's coat of arms
 
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Durrett Collection on Kentucky and the Ohio River Valley (University of Chicago. Library)
University of Chicago. Library. Reuben T. Durrett Collection on Kentucky and the Ohio River Valley
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