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William Orlando Butler Poem, 1813

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Title

William Orlando Butler Poem

Date

1813

Repository

Kentucky Historical Society. Special Collections & Archives. Frankfort, Kentucky 40601-1931

Conditions Governing Access note

Access at KHS only. Use microfilm, transcriptions or images when available.

For microfilmed copies see Clift number(s): 0143

Preferred Citation Note

[Identification of item], William Orlando Butler Poem, 1813, 86SC16,Library Special Collections and Archives, Kentucky Historical Society, Frankfort.

Extent

1 item (1 folder),.1 c.f.

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

Subjects

  • Poetry
  • Raisin River

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