Finding aid prepared by Megan Mummey
"How the War Commenced" broadside
University of Kentucky Special Collections
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2012MS052: [identification of item], "How the War Commenced" broadside, 1864 October, University of Kentucky Special Collections.
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The American Civil War (1861-1865) was fought between the Northern and Southern states of the United States of America. Major causes of the Civil War include slavery and states rights.
The collection consists of a broadside entitled How the War Commenced, and How Near it is Ended. The text concerns the state of the Civil War as of October 1864.