McDermott, Edward J. (1852-1926) Papers, 1894-1925

Held by The Filson Historical Society 

Creator:  McDermott, Edward J., 1852-1926 

Title:  Papers, 1894-1925 

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 M134 

Scope and Content Note 

Papers include correspondence, 1894-1925; an account of the circumstances surrounding his election as lieutenant-governor; speeches; two drafts of acts about election primaries in Louisville; and two printed programs announcing McDermott as speaker. 

Folder List 

Box 1 

1 Biographical sketch.

2 Correspondence, 1894-1913.

3 Speech.

4 Account of the efforts made to induce McDermott to run for lieutenant-governor.

5 Typed copies of newspaper notices about McDermott.

6 Programs.

7 Miscellaneous material