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Shelby, Isaac 1750-1826

Overview
Works: 187 works in 286 publications in 1 language and 1,995 library holdings
Genres: History  Military history  Treaties  Biography  Records and correspondence  Sources  Archives 
Roles: Author, Composer
Classifications: E241.K5, 973.336
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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 )

12 editions published between 1881 and 2002 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book, illustrated with numerous maps, battle plans and portraits of important figures, details the significant Revolutionary War battle of King's Mountain
A call for the mounted regiment by Kentucky( Book )

5 editions published in 1813 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To the militia of Kentucky by Kentucky( Book )

4 editions published in 1813 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Calls for volunteers for an expedition to relieve Fort Meigs during the War of 1812
Battle of King's Mountain. To the public by Isaac Shelby( Book )

6 editions published in 1823 in English and held by 22 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( )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiography by Isaac Shelby( Book )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isaac Shelby was the first governor of Kentucky
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
by Isaac Shelby( )

1 edition published in 1813 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letter to George Walker, brigade quartermaster of the Kentucky volunteers on their way to join Gen. William Henry Harrison during the War of 1812. Gives instructions about issuing arms and ammunition, as well as determining the route for the troops to take
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

Letter to Scott, Trotter & Co., Philadelphia by Henry Clay( )

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
John J. Crittenden letters by John J Crittenden( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Collection consists of five letters written by John J. Crittenden. The first document was written to Isaac Shelby on Sept. 3, 1816, requesting the artillery Shelby ordered for the troops be sent to Clarksville, Tn. The second letter was written to Judge Thomas Towles, dated August 19, 1829. It discusses legal fees, owed to Crittenden, by the Bank of Illinois for his representation of them in a court case. The third letter is dated Jan. 27, 1829, and is written to William S. Morgan. This document discusses Crittenden representation of Morgan in a land transaction. The fourth letter, written to Jefferson Davis, is dated March 1856. The letter's content is ambiguous, but mentions carefully destroying past letters. This letter was written during Crittenden's aborted attempt to gain the presidential nomination. The last document was written to E.H. Taylor in 1859, and concerns land transactions and taxation
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
Amos Kendall & William T. Barry by Isaac Shelby( Book )

1 edition published in 1826 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Andrew Jackson letters and documents by Andrew Jackson( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Andrew Jackson (1767-1845) was a soldier, politician, and seventh President of the United States. The Andrew Jackson papers consist of his correspondence and related material, 1805-1836; a letter from Rachel Jackson and Harriet C. Berryhill to Mrs. L.A. Douglas, 1828; and a manuscript extract of a newspaper article "On the French Indemnity," with an 1837 endorsement. Letters written to and from Jackson concern personal, political and military matters
Kevin Graffagnino Isaac Shelby collection by Isaac Shelby( )

1 edition published in 1787 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Collection consists of one document signed by Isaac Shelby and an portrait (copy) of Isaac Shelby. The document is dated 1787 April 10 and Shelby has copied an invoice and witnessed the statement of a doctor, Joseph Gashwiler, who had not received payment for services rendered two years earlier to Jacob Stump. The portrait is an undated copy with an example of Shelby's signature. The document is from Lincoln County which at the time it was written was a part of Virginia
Letter from Mary Mitchell to Isaac Shelby, May 1, 1793 by Mary Mitchell( )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Isaac Shelby Amerikaans politicus (1750-1826)

Isaac Shelby personnalité politique américaine

Isaac Shelby político estadounidense

Isaac Shelby politico statunitense

Isaac Shelby US-amerikanischer Politiker, Gouverneur Kentuckys und Offizier

Isaac Shelby yhdysvaltalainen poliitikko

Shelby, 1750-1826

Айзък Шелби

Шелби, Исаак

아이작 셸비

アイザック・シェルビー

艾萨克·谢尔比

Languages
English (125)

Covers
Memoir of Col. Chas. S. Todd