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Governor John W. Stevenson Records, 1867-1871

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Author

Tim Tingle

Title

Governor John W. Stevenson Records

Date

1867-1871

Repository

Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives Frankfort, KY 40601-0537 USA

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation Note

Governor John W. Stevenson Records, 1867-1871, Ky-Ar1184, Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives, Frankfort.

Extent

12 cubic ft.

Biography/History

Governor John W. Stevenson served in office from 1867-1871 as a Democratic Party affiliate. Originally from Virginia, Stevenson resided in Kenton County, KY. His occupation was Lawyer. Stevenson succeeded to office upon the death of Governor Helm, facing post-war issues of civil rights and violence. John W. Stevenson resigned as Governor in 1871 to become a U.S. Senator.

Collection Inventory

Indexes to the Executive Journals
Index to Executive Journal 1, 1867-1868
[volume: 1]
Index to Executive Journals 2 & 3, 1868-1870
[volume: 2]
Index to Pardons and Remissions, 1867-1868
[volume: 3]
Index to Pardons and Remissions Recorded in Executive Journals 2 & 3, 1868-1870
[volume: 4]
Executive Journals
Executive Journal 1, 1867-1868
[volume: 5]
Scope and Content Note:

The first eleven pages contain entries for Governor John L. Helm, who died after five days in office.

Executive Journal 2, 1868-1870
[volume: 6]
Executive Journal 3, 1870-1871
[volume: 7]

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