McCREARY, James Bennett, 1838-1918



Courtesy U.S. Senate Historical Office

Guide to Research Collections

Eastern Kentucky University
Special Collections and Archives
Richmond, KY
Papers: Correspondence in W. Rodes Shackelford papers, 1786-1964.


Filson Club Historical Society
Louisville, KY
Papers: Ca. 25 miscellaneous items relating to personal, business, and congressional matters and photographs scattered among several collections, including Louisville Mayors’ records, 1870-1909. Finding aid.


Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives
Frankfort, KY
Papers: 1875-1879, 1911-1915. Ca. 45 cubic feet. Gubernatorial papers including appointments, apprehension of fugitives from justice papers, enrolled bills, executive journals, messages to general assembly, military correspondence, and petitions for pardons.


Kentucky Historical Society
Frankfort, KY
Papers: 1873, 1874, 1883. 3 letters. Political and personal. Also portrait.


University of Kentucky Libraries
Special Collections and Archives
Lexington, KY
Papers: 37 items (1874-1915) in various collections.


Western Kentucky University Library
Special Collections
Bowling Green, KY
Papers: Letter (1915); appointment certificate (1912); and photograph.