Finding aid prepared by Megan Mummey
John A. Gano "A List of Pedigrees" broadside
University of Kentucky Special Collections
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2012MS022: [identification of item], John A. Gano "A List of Pedigrees" broadside, circa 1854, University of Kentucky Special Collections.
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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.
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.