Josephine Wells Covington Letter, 1862 Mar. 2

Descriptive Summary

Title
Josephine Wells Covington Letter, 1862 Mar. 2
Creator
Covington, Josephine Wells
Extent
1 item
Subjects
Bowling Green (Ky.)-- History-- Sources.
Bowling Green (Ky.)-- History-- 19th century.
Kentucky-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Sources.
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

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