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Sanders Family Papers,1804-1979

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Title

Sanders Family Papers

Date

1804-1979

Repository

The Filson Historical Society Special Collections Louisville, Kentucky 40208 USA

Conditions Governing Access note

Open to researchers.

Preferred Citation Note

[Identification of item], Sanders Family Papers, 1804-1979, Special Collections, The Filson Historical Society, Louisville.

Extent

6 cubic ft.

Scope and Content

Prominent Ky. family. Papers include correspondence, diaries, journals, business accounts, and ledgers, legal documents, farm journals, miscellaneous papers, genealogical data, and scrapbooks relating to Lewis Sanders and his family's farming endeavors in Fayette County, Ky., and at Grass Hills in Carroll County, Ky. Correspondence includes Lewis Sanders' and other family members letters discussing agricultural and financial issues; horse racing and breeding; breeding of shorthorn cattle and merino sheep; Family matters; travel; national, state, and local politics; and the Civil War. Later correspondence, predominately Miss Ann V. Parker's, discusses Carroll County history, genealogy, and family history. Business papers include receipts and accounts detailing the management of the farm, sale and purchase of livestock, and the sale of their tobacco crop. Mary Sanders' and Anna J. Sanders' journals, 1857 -1871, detail their daily activities, weather conditions, family activities, and farm work. Miscellaneous papers include broadsides from Lewis Sanders' candidacy to represent Carroll and Gallatin counties in the 1850 constitutional convention; an undated broadside for the Ku Klux Klan (1860s); and other documents relating to elections in Carroll County. Also included are genealogical papers compiled by Anna V. Parker on the Butler, Carter, Carey, Craig, Nicholas, Parker, Sanders, and other families. Lewis Sanders' scrapbooks contain a large amount ot 19th century newspaper clippings regarding national and state politics, agriculture, poetry, and humor. Card index in repository

Subjects

  • Abolitionists-- United States-- History-- Sources.
  • Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848.
  • Agriculture-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
  • American Party-- History-- Sources.
  • Anderson, Joseph, 1757-1837.
  • Armstrong, John, 1758-1843.
  • Bacon College.
  • Baldwin, Henry, 1780-1844.
  • Ballard, Bland W., 1759-1853.
  • Bancroft, George, 1800-1891.
  • Banks and banking-- United States-- History-- Sources.
  • Baseball-- Indiana-- History-- Sources.
  • Bascom Family.
  • Beall, Samuel.
  • Blair, Francis Preston, 1791-1876.
  • Boston-- Description and travel.
  • Bradford, John, 1747-1830.
  • Breckinridge, James D. (James Douglas), ca. 1783-1849.
  • Brown, Samuel, 1769-1830.
  • Buchanan, Joseph, 1785-1829.
  • Burr, Aaron, 1756-1836.
  • Butler, William Orlando, 1791-1880.
  • Butler Family.
  • Caldwell, Charles, 1772-1853.
  • Camp Boone (Tenn.)
  • Canals-- Kentucky-- Louisville-- History-- Sources.
  • Carroll County (Ky.)-- History-- Sources.
  • Carter Family.
  • Carey Family.
  • Children-- Employment-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
  • Cholera-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
  • Civil rights-- Kentucky-- Carroll County-- History-- Sources.
  • Clark, Thomas Dionysius, 1903-
  • Clay, Henry, 1777-1852.
  • Coleman, John W. (John Winston), 1898-
  • Combs, Bert T., 1911-
  • Confederate Home (Pewee Valley, Ky.)-- History-- Sources.
  • Confederate States of America.-- Army.-- South Carolina Infantry Regiment, 5th-- History-- Sources.
  • Constitutional conventions-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
  • Costume-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
  • Cotton manufacture-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
  • Cotton trade-- United States-- History-- Sources.
  • Craig, Elijah, ca. 1743-1808.
  • Craig, Lewis, 1741-1825.
  • Craig Family.
  • Croghan, George, 1791-1849.
  • Cullen, Dorothy Thomas, 1911-1990.
  • Daugherty, Hannibal.
  • Daugherty, Jonathan.
  • Daviess, Joseph Hamilton, 1774-1811.
  • Drake, Benjamin, 1794-1841.
  • Dumesnil Family.
  • DuVal, William Pope, 1784-1854.
  • Eaton, John Henry, 1790-1856.
  • Education-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
  • Elections-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
  • Floods-- Kentucky-- History-- 20th century.
  • Floods-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
  • Florida-- Description and travel.
  • Ford Family.
  • Fort Delaware (Del.)
  • Fort Leavenworth (Kan.)
  • Fort Moultrie (S.C.)
  • Fortification-- United States.
  • Fowler, John, 1755-1840.
  • Fur trade-- United States-- History-- Sources.
  • Furniture-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
  • Gannett, Frank E. (Frank Ernest), 1876-1957.
  • Gardens-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
  • Ghent College.
  • Giltner Family.
  • Governors-- Kentucky-- Election-- History-- Sources.
  • Gratz, Benjamin, 1792-1884.
  • Gray, Henry Weedon, 1819-1903/
  • Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872.
  • Guillon Family.
  • Hanover College.
  • Hardin, Martin D., 1780-1823.
  • Harlan, James, 1800-1863.
  • Harrison, Lowell Hays, 1922-
  • Harrison, William Henry, 1773-1841.
  • Hart, Nathaniel, 1770-1844.
  • Hawes, R. (Richard), 1797-1877.
  • Hawkins, Joseph H., d. 1823.
  • Hawkins Family.
  • Hemp industry-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
  • Hindman Settlement School (Hindman, Ky.)-- History-- Sources.
  • Horse breeders-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
  • Horse racing-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
  • Horse racing-- Ohio-- Cincinnati-- History-- Sources.
  • Hunt, John Wesley, 1773-1849.
  • Indians of North America-- West (U.S.)-- History-- Sources.
  • Ink-- Kentucky.
  • Innes, Harry, 1752-1816.
  • Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845.
  • Jails-- Kentucky-- Carroll County-- History-- Sources.
  • Jillson, Willard Rouse, 1890-
  • Johnson, Richard M. (Richard Mentor), 1780-1850.
  • Jouett, John, 1754-1822.
  • Kentucky-- Constitution.
  • Kentucky-- Economic conditions.
  • Kentucky-- Militia.
  • Kentucky-- Politics and government.
  • Kentucky Society for Promoting Agriculture.
  • Key West (Fla.)-- Description and travel.
  • Kinkead, Ludie Johnson, 1882-1970.
  • Ku-Klux Klan-- History-- Sources.
  • Land use-- Kentucky-- Carroll County-- History-- Sources.
  • Lothrop Family.
  • Lexington (Ky.)-- History-- Sources.
  • Livestock-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
  • Livestock exhibitions-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
  • Logan, Marvel Mills, 1874-1939.
  • Logansport and Northern Indiana Railroad Co.-- History-- Sources.
  • McArthur, Duncan, 1772-1839.
  • Magoffin, Beriah, 1815-1885.
  • Meigs, Return Jonathan, 1764-1824.
  • Mexican War, 1846-1848-- Sources.
  • Mississippi-- Description and travel.
  • Mobile (Ala.)-- Description and travel.
  • Morrison, James, 1755-1823.
  • New Orleans (La.)-- Description and travel.
  • Nicholas, Cary.
  • Nicholas, George, 1754?-1799.
  • Nicholas, Robert Carter, 1793-1857.
  • Nicholas, S. S. (Samuel Smith), 1796-1869.
  • Nichols Family.
  • Nullification-- History-- Sources.
  • O'Fallon, John, 1791-1865.
  • Owings, Thomas Dye.
  • Parker Family.
  • Pettingill, Samuel Barrett, 1886-1974.
  • Pigeons-- Kentucky.
  • Playing cards-- Kentucky.
  • Political parties-- United States-- History-- Sources.
  • Presidents-- United States-- Election-- History-- 19th century.
  • Rafinesque, C. S. (Constantine Samuel), 1783-1840.
  • Railroads-- Indiana-- History-- Sources.
  • Reid, Samuel Chester, 1783-1861.
  • Rice Family.
  • River Steamers-- Mississippi River-- History-- Sources.
  • Roads-- Kentucky-- Carroll County-- History-- Sources.
  • Rothert, Otto Arthur, 1871-1956.
  • Sanders, George Nicholas, 1812-1873.
  • Sanders, John, 1810-1858.
  • Sanders, Joseph Hawkins, 1824-1892.
  • Sanders, Lewis, 1781-1861.
  • Sanders, Samuel Smith, 1817-1836.
  • Scott, Hugh, 1900-
  • Secession-- Southern States-- History-- Sources.
  • Silk industry-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
  • Simms, William Elliott, 1822-1898.
  • Slavery-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
  • Smallpox-- Vaccination-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
  • Southard, Samuel L. (Samuel Lewis), 1787-1842.
  • Stevenson, J. W. (John White), 1812-1886.
  • Texas-- Description and travel.
  • Textile industry-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
  • Tobacco-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
  • Todd, Charles Stewart, 1791-1871.
  • Toys-- Pennsylvania-- Philadelphia.
  • Trimble, David, 1782-1842.
  • United Daughters of the Confederacy.
  • United States-- Economic conditions-- To 1865.
  • United States-- History-- War of 1812-- Sources.
  • United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Sources.
  • United States-- Politics and government.
  • Wickliffe, C. A. (Charles Anderson), 1788-1869.
  • Wickliffe, Robert, 1775-1859.
  • Wilkinson, James, 1757-1825.
  • Women-- Health and hygiene-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
  • World War, 1939-1945-- Sources.
  • Yandell, Lunsford P. (Lunsford Pitts), 1805-1878.

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