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Josephine Wells Covington Letter, 1862 Mar. 2

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Title

Josephine Wells Covington Letter

Date

1862 Mar. 2

Repository

The Filson Historical Society Special Collections Louisville, Kentucky 40208 USA

Conditions Governing Access note

Open to researchers.

Preferred Citation Note

[Identification of item], Josephine Wells Covington Letter, 1862 Mar. 2, Special Collections, The Filson Historical Society, Louisville.

Extent

1 item

Scope and Content

A description of the conditions in Bowling Green, Kentucky since the beginning of the Confederate occupation on 18 September 1861. Also a discussion of her family's activities since that time. Describes the physical appearance of Bowling Green and tells of harassment by Union troops. Mentions difficulties with slaves since the Union troops arrived

Subjects

  • Bowling Green (Ky.)-- History-- Sources.
  • Bowling Green (Ky.)-- History-- 19th century.
  • Kentucky-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Sources.

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