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John A. Gano "A List of Pedigrees" broadside, circa 1854

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Finding aid prepared by Megan Mummey


John A. Gano "A List of Pedigrees" broadside


circa 1854


University of Kentucky Special Collections


Collection is arranged by format.

Location note

Housed with multiple collections.

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open to researchers by appointment.

Preferred Citation Note

2012MS022: [identification of item], John A. Gano "A List of Pedigrees" broadside, circa 1854, University of Kentucky Special Collections.


0.1 Cubic feet

1 box


Minister John Allen Gano (1805-1887) was born in Georgetown, Kentucky. His father was a merchant and his grandfather served as a chaplain with the American Army during the Revolutionary War. Gano became a minister in the newly-formed Disciples of Christ Church. Gano also imported Short Horn Cattle.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of a broadside entitled A List of Pedigrees of Improved Pure Short Horn Cattle, belonging to John A. Gano, near Centreville, Bourbon County, Ky.


  • Loch Lea Antiques.
  • Broadsides.
  • Cattle breeders--Kentucky.
  • Cattle--Breeding--Kentucky.
  • Cattle--Kentucky--Pedigrees.

Collection Inventory