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John Hunt Morgan broadside, 1862 September 22

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Author

Finding aid prepared by Katie L.B. Henningsen

Title

John Hunt Morgan broadside

Date

1862 September 22

Repository

University of Kentucky Special Collections

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open to researchers by appointment.

Preferred Citation Note

2011MS015 : [identification of item], John Hunt Morgan broadside, 1862 September 22, University of Kentucky Special Collections.

Extent

0.01 Cubic feet

1 item

Biography/History

John Hunt Morgan (1825-1864) was a Confederate general and cavalry officer during the American Civil War. Born in Alabama, Morgan spent the majority of his life in Lexington, Kentucky.

Scope and Content

Broadside issued by John Hunt Morgan addressed to the people of Estelle [sic] and adjoining counties, announces that arms should be turned over and that those failing to do so will be considered enemies of the government. References "Bushwack-ers."

Subjects

  • Chapel Hill Rare Books.
  • Guerrillas.
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Underground movements.

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