John Hunt Morgan broadside,

Descriptive Summary

Title
John Hunt Morgan broadside,
Date
1862 September 22
Creator
Morgan, John Hunt, 1825-1864
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Subjects
Guerrillas.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Underground movements.
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Katie L.B. Henningsen
Preferred Citation
2011MS015 : [identification of item], John Hunt Morgan broadside, 1862 September 22, University of Kentucky Special Collections.
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

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."

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