James K. Bunch to General Robert Pogue

Descriptive Summary

Title
James K. Bunch to General Robert Pogue
Date
1822 January 22
Creator
Bunch, James K.
Extent
0.1 Cubic feet
Subjects
Correspondence.
Slavery--Kentucky--History.
Arrangement
Collection is arranged by format.
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Megan Mummey
Preferred Citation
2011MS103: [identification of item], James K. Bunch to General Robert Pogue, 1822 January 22, University of Kentucky Special Collections.
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
General Robert Pogue was the commanding officer of the 1st Kentucky Volunteers in the War of 1812.
Scope and Content
The collection consists of a letter written by James K. Bunch of Flemingsburg, Kentucky, to General Robert Pogue, of Mason County, concerning Pogue's runaway slave named David who would like to return. Bunch begs mercy for the slave, using a religious comparison.

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Conditions Governing Access
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Use Restrictions
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