William Orlando Butler Poem, 1813
- William Orlando Butler Poem, 1813
- Butler, Orlando, 1791-1880
- 1 item (1 folder),.1 c.f.
- Raisin River
- Finding Aid Author
- Archives Staff
- Kentucky Historical Society
- Scope and Content
- This is the manuscript of a poem entitled A NIGHT VIEW OF THE BATTLE OF RAISIN, JANY 22nd 1813, written by then Major Butler after the battle in the War of 1812. The poem was published in the REGISTER OF THE KENTUCKY HISTORICAL SOCIETY in September, 1912.
- Creator's Occupation: U.S. Army General