Finding aid prepared by Megan Mummey
F. K. Zollicoffer General Order
1861 October 4
University of Kentucky Special Collections
Collection is arranged by format.
Housed with multiple collections.
Collection is open to researchers by appointment.
2011MS208: [identification of item], F. K. Zollicoffer General Order, 1861 October 4, University of Kentucky Special Collections.
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Felix Kirk Zollicoffer (1812-1862) was a Confederate general who died at the Battle of Mill Springs.
The collection consists of general orders from F. K. Zollicoffer, general in charge of the Confederate forces in Eastern Kentucky, asserting that the Confederacy does not seek to interfere with peaceful Kentuckians. Additionally, the orders contain an appended note by Col. James E. Rains giving J. Word safe passage home.