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Shelby, Isaac 1750-1826

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Works: 151 works in 245 publications in 1 language and 1,867 library holdings
Genres: History  Records and correspondence  Military history  Treaties  Biography  Sources  Archives  Portraits 
Roles: Composer
Classifications: E241.K5, 973.3
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King's Mountain and its heroes : history of the Battle of King's Mountain, October 7th, 1780, and the events which led to it by Lyman Copeland Draper ( Book )
8 editions published in 1881 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Diary of Lieut. Anthony Allaire, of Ferguson's corps. Memorandum of occurrences during the campaign of 1780": p. 484-515 "(Gov. Shelby's pamphlet) Battle of King's mountain": p. 560-573
Battle of King's Mountain by Isaac Shelby ( )
6 editions published in 1823 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To the militia of Kentucky by Kentucky ( Book )
4 editions published in 1813 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Calls for volunteers for an expedition to relieve Fort Meigs during the War of 1812
A call for the mounted regiment by Kentucky ( Book )
2 editions published in 1813 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letter from Mary Mitchell to Isaac Shelby, May 1, 1793 by Mary Mitchell ( )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Battle of King's Mountain, October 7, 1780 : reprinted from a rare tract in the possession of the Shelby family of Kentucky by Isaac Shelby ( Book )
3 editions published in 1880 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Notes and documents : King's Mountain, letters of Colonel Isaac Shelby by Isaac Shelby ( Book )
1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Call for volunteers in the War of 1812] by Isaac Shelby ( Book )
in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Isaac Shelby : by Isaac Shelby ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers include correspondence; accounts; land, legal, and military papers of Shelby; and a 1760 account of his father, Captain Evan Shelby, with George Ross. Correspondence, 1777-1823, concerns Ky. politics, navigation of the Mississippi River, the defense of counties lying on the Ohio River by militia rangers rather than scouts; applications, 1794-1795, for the provision at federal expense, of guards, spies, and scouts for the protection of frontier inhabitants and such industries as salt licks and iron furnaces, counterfeit money, horse thieves, slave stealers, the return of children captured by the Indians, sale of produce at Philadelphia, landed property in Ky., Tenn., and Md., and land litigation. Other papers include accounts, 1775-1816, containing statements of purchase of merchandise, appraisal of stray cattle taken up by Shelby, record of hemp sold to Thomas Hart, Jr., and a list of "Isaac Shelby's cattle for exposition"; land papers, 1782-1825; legal papers in the case of Isaac Shelby v. John Adair, 1794-1802, and in the case of James Parberry's heirs v. Isaac Shelby concerning the ownership of a slave, 1799-1819; military papers, 1793-1794, including a copy of a letter from Benjamin Lincoln, Beverley Randolph, and Timothy Pickering to Anthony Wayne, 1793, record of appointments of officers by Charles Scott on Wayne's campaign, Shelby's affidavit, 1794, about a contract with Joseph Ballenger to supply provisions to 3 garrisons to be stationed on the Wilderness Road, and a memorial of William Whitley to the Ky. legislature asking compensation for his services on the Nickojack campaign. Correspondents include John Adair, John Breckinridge, Robert Breckinridge, James Brown, John Brown, Nathaniel Hart, Harry Innes, James Innes, Henry Knox, James Morrison, George Nicholas, John Speed, Thomas Todd, and James Wilkinson
Isaac Shelby papers by Isaac Shelby ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Transcript of Shelby's account (1823) of the battle of King's Mountain during the Revolution, together with letters and certificates relating to Col. William Campbell; land grant (1795 December 1) signed by Shelby and issued to Jessee Taylor; and commission (1792 August 9) signed by Shelby appointing Priestley Gray as captain in the Kentucky militia
Papers collected by Clement Dixon Johnston by Clement Dixon Johnston ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection includes a contemporary account, ca. 1676, of Bacon's rebellion; a warrant, 1683, signed by Lords Rochester and Godolphin, providing an annuity for Nell Gwyn; and South Carolina legal documents, 1703-1787, signed by Nicholas Trott, William Bull, William Henry Drayton, Aedanus Burke, and Thomas Heyward
Letter to Scott, Trotter & Co., Philadelphia by Henry Clay ( Book )
1 edition published in 1841 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letter concerning a bill drawn on him by Mrs. Hart; letter to Martin Hardin, Secretary of State of Kentucky, Oct. 13, 1815, regarding his right to hold his seat in House of Representatives while abroad participating in commercial treaty with England and Governor Isaac Shelby's (of Ky) responsibility in the matter; letter to J. Trotter, transmitting draft for deposit with payments in specie; i.e., "green" or legal currency. 1 ADS Circular to Governor of Mississippi, June 14, 1828, transmitting U.S. Laws to the governor. From George Sargent collection. Also 2 engravings of Henry Clay
William Henry Harrison letters by William Henry Harrison ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
William Henry Harrison was a general in the War of 1812 and the ninth president of the United States. The collection contains letters from William Henry Harrison, mainly to Kentucky governor Isaac Shelby, concerning Harrison's military activities during the War of 1812
George Thompson papers by George Thompson ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The George Thompson papers contain letters and documents primarily concerning Kentucky politics and conflicts between Native Americans and white settlers at the close of the 18th-century and during the war of 1812
Amos Kendall & William T. Barry by Isaac Shelby ( Book )
1 edition published in 1826 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
William B. Lewis and the Indian treaty. [Documents relating to the treaty with the Chickasaw Indians, concluded Oct. 19, 1818 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1832 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Andrew Jackson papers by Andrew Jackson ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection is comprised of correspondence between Jackson and various parties relating to Indian issues and other official matters; provision returns for the 1st and 2nd regiments, Tennessee Volunteer Infantry; drafts of writings; and four volumes of the Andrew Jackson-William B. Lewis letters. The Andrew Jackson-William B. Lewis letters date from 1806 to 1864, and reflect both political and personal matters
 
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Shelby, 1750-1826
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