University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Louisville (Kentucky) Daily Journal, 1836



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Louisville daily journal
Title: Louisville (Kentucky) Daily Journal
Dates: 1836
Abstract: A bound typescript composes the Louisville (Kentucky) Daily Journal, 1836, documenting news of the Texas Revolution.
Extent: 1 vol.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Historical Note

First published in 1833, the Louisville Daily Journal was a newspaper that served the city of Louisville and Jefferson County, Kentucky. In 1851, it merged with the Louisville Daily Courier to form the Louisville Courier-Journal. The paper ceased publication in 1868.

Source:

"Louisville daily journal." Illinois Newspaper Project. Accessed July 8, 2011. http://www.library.illinois.edu/inp/results_full_public.php?oclc=11207218.


Scope and Contents

A bound typescript composes the Louisville (Kentucky) Daily Journal, 1836, documenting news of the Texas Revolution. The collection contains articles discussing various battles, such as San Jacinto, as well as important political players, including Antonio López de Santa Anna and Sam Houston, among others.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Organizations)
Louisville daily journal -- Archives.
Texas. Army.
Places
Louisville (Ky.) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.
Texas -- History -- Revolution, 1835-1836.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Louisville (Kentucky) Daily Journal, 1836, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2R89 Louisville Daily Journal, 1836