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Battle of Tebbs Bend, July 4, 1863: typescript, 1959

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Title

Battle of Tebbs Bend, July 4, 1863: typescript

Date

1959

Repository

University of Kentucky Special CollectionsLexington, Kentucky 40506

Arrangement

Paginated.

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation Note

[Identification of item], Battle of Tebbs Bend, July 4, 1863: typescript, 1959, 1VF61M36, Special Collections, University of Kentucky.

Extent

1 volume.

Biography/History

Hebel was a Kentucky historian from Louisville, Ky.

Scope and Content

The accession contains a typescript of "The Battle of Tebbs Bend, July 4, 1863." According to Hebel, Col. Orlando Moore, U.S.A. and members of his 25th Michigan Infantry successfully defended the bridge over Green River at Tebbs Bend between Columbia and Campbellsville, Ky. from the forces of Brigadier General John Hunt Morgan on July 4, 1863. The engagement was also known as the Battle of Green River and as the Battle of Green River Bridge. It occurred at the beginning of Morgan's famous Indiana-Ohio Raid of July, 1863.

Subjects

  • Moore, Orlando Hurley, 1827-1864.
  • Morgan, John Hunt, 1825-1864.
  • United States.--Army.--Michigan Infantry Regiment, 25th.
  • Morgan's Ohio Raid, 1863.
  • Tebbs Bend, Battle of, 1863.
  • Historians.
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Campaigns.
  • Kentucky author