Adjutant General of Kentucky Records,1814-1853 (Bulk: 1814-1830)

Descriptive Summary

Title
Adjutant General of Kentucky Records,1814-1853 (Bulk: 1814-1830)
Creator
Dudley, Peter
Extent
157 items
Subjects
Adjutants--Kentucky
Kentucky--Militia--Management
Finding Aid Author
Staff
Repository
Kentucky Historical Society

Collection Overview

Biography / History
Peter Dudley was a prominent citizen of Frankfort, Kentucky. Dudley served as Adjutant General for Kentucky from 1829-1851, and was also one of the commissioners appointed in 1827 to oversee the building of the third state capitol.
Scope and Content
This collection includes correspondence from Washington, D.C., (1815-1832) to the office of the Adjutant General of Kentucky; correspondence (1814-1853) form private individuals, politicians, and field officers within the Commonwealth of Kentucky to the Adjutatn General's office; and official reports (1814-1853) from field officers within the state.
Variant Name: Peter Dudley Letters