Green, Willis Additional Papers, 1818-1889

Held by The Filson Historical Society 

Creator:  Green, Willis 

Title:  Additional Papers, 1818-1889 

Rights: For information regarding literary and copyright interest for these papers, contact the Collections Department. 

Size of Collection:  0.33 cubic feet 

Location Number:  Mss. A G798a 

Scope and Content Note 

Consists of correspondence, 1821-1859; accounts, receipts, and notes, 1818-1881; legal papers, 1828-1854; land papers, 1832-1836; miscellaneous material; and a volume entitled “Docket of cases and their condition of Buckner and Wing.” 

The correspondence discusses Green’s land in Iowa and Kentucky; legal matters; lawsuits; tobacco sales in New Orleans; and the affairs of the Whig party, 1843-1844. 

Correspondents include R. W. Balmain, James T. Buckner, Aron Harding, James Taylor, Jack Thomas, Charles Wilkins, and Robert L. Wintersmith. 

Folder List 

Box 1 

1 Correspondence, 1821-1837.

2 Correspondence, 1838-1842.

3 Correspondence, 1843.

4 Correspondence, 1844 Jan.-Feb.

5 Correspondence, 1844 May-Aug., and 1849 May.

6 Correspondence, 1850-1853.

7 Correspondence, 1855-1859 and n.d. 

8 Correspondence, 1888-1889 and n.d. 

9 Accounts, receipts, and notes, 1830-1840.

10 Accounts, receipts, and notes, 1844-1854.

11 Accounts, 1818-1829.

12 Legal papers, 1828-1854.

13 Land papers, 1832-1836.

14 Miscellaneous.

pkg. 15 “Docket of cases and their condition of Buckner and Wing.”