Maysville Eagle Extra broadside

Descriptive Summary

Title
Maysville Eagle Extra broadside
Date
1840
Extent
0.1 Cubic feet
Subjects
Elections--Kentucky.
Arrangement
Collection is arranged by format.
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Megan Mummey
Preferred Citation
2012MS187: [identification of item], Maysville Eagle Extra broadside, 1840, University of Kentucky Special Collections.
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
Major William K. Wall of Harrison County ran, as a Whig, for the House of Representatives in the 10th Congressional District in 1840. Wall lost to Richard French of Mt. Sterling, the Democratic Party candidate.
Scope and Content
The collection consists of a Whig election campaign address printed as a broadside by the Maysville Eagle, seeking to rally the voters of the district to the side of a new nominee for the 10th Congressional District, Maj. William K. Wall of Harrison County.

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Conditions Governing Access
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Use Restrictions
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