Andrew Johnson Proclamation, 1865 Oct. 12

Descriptive Summary

Title
Andrew Johnson Proclamation, 1865 Oct. 12
Creator
Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875
Extent
1 item
Subjects
Kentucky-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Sources.
Martial law-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
President of the United States. Printed proclamation signed by Johnson, in type, ending martial law in Ky. Johnson comments on why martial law was established in Ky. and explains why it can now be ended