xt7v154dp216 https://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt7v154dp216/data/mets.xml https://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt7v154dp216/data/kukm1m65m116.xml Taul, Micah, 1785-1850. 18481850 64 leaves collections  English University of Kentucky This digital resource may be freely searched and displayed.  Permission must be received for subsequent distribution in print or electronically.  Physical rights are retained by the owning repository.  Copyright is retained in accordance with U. S. copyright laws.  For information about permissions to reproduce or publish, contact the Special Collections Research Center. Memoirs of Micah Taul, 1848-1850 Memoirs of Micah Taul, 1848-1850 text Memoirs of Micah Taul, 1848-1850 1848 2002 true xt7v154dp216 collection false kukm1m65m116 Guide to the Memoirs of Micah Taul,  1848-1850 Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric Weig Special Collections Manuscripts University of Kentucky Margaret I. King Library Lexington, Kentucky 40506-0039 USA Phone: (859) 257-8611 Fax: (859) 257-6311 Email: sclref@lsv.uky.edu URL: http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/libpage.php?lweb_id=84&llib_id=13<ab_rank=3  Copyright 2002 University of Kentucky Libraries. All Rights Reserved. Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC Database Date of source:  n.d. Description is in  English. Guide to the Memoirs of Micah Taul,  1848-1850 Collection number: 1M65M116 Contact Information Special Collections Manuscripts University of Kentucky Margaret I. King Library Lexington, Kentucky 40506-0039 Phone: (859) 257-8611 Fax: (859) 257-6311 Email:  sclref@lsv.uky.edu URL:  http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/libpage.php?lweb_id=84&llib_id=13<ab_rank=3 Processed by: Archives Staff Encoded by: Eric Weig  Copyright 2002 University of Kentucky. All Rights Reserved. Memoirs of Micah Taul,  1848-1850 1M65M116 Taul, Micah, 1785-1850. 64 leaves None online. Must visit contributing institution. The materials are in  English. University of Kentucky Special Collections Lexington, Kentucky 40506 Thomson, Dawes, Lexington, Ky. Gift, March, 1965. Collection is open for research. Copyright has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky. [Identification of item], Memoirs of Micah Taul, 1848-1850, 1M65M116, Special Collections, University of Kentucky. Congressman, soldier. Micah Taul came to Kentucky with his family in 1787 and settled in Fayette County. He served in the War of 1812 as a major and a colonel and later represented Kentucky in Congress from 1814 to 1816. The original typescript was destroyed. The memoirs have been published in the KENTUCKY STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY REGISTER. This is a typescript of the memoirs of Micah Taul (January, 1848- March, 1850). One of the interesting accounts described in his memoirs concerns the time he spent as a soldier in the Kentucky Volunteers during the War of 1812. He gives a vivid and personal account of personalities of commanding officers, events, and daily existence as the Left Wing of the Northwest Army moved northward through Ohio during the war. Included in this account are descriptions of General James Winchester and General William Henry Harrison. Arranged chronologically. Taul, Micah, 1785-1850. Winchester, James, 1752-1826. Harrison, William Henry, 1773-1841. United States.--Army.--Kentucky Volunteers. River boats. River steamers. River life--Ohio River. River life--Tennessee River. Steamboats. Rivers--History. Ship captains. Kentucky--Genealogy. Ohio River. Tennessee River. United States--History--War of 1812--Personal narratives. United States--History--War of 1812--Regimental histories. Ohio--History. Fayette County (Ky.)--History. Directories. Genealogies. Lists. Notes. Diaries. Memoirs