Title

1861

Creator

Franklin Studio

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Creation Date

1861

Description

In 1861, General Simon Bolivar Buckner occupied Vinegar Hill, present site of WKU. On October 28, General Albert Sydney Johnston moved Confederate headquarters to Bowling Green. Johnston evacuated Bowling Green and moved to Nashville on February 14, 1862 and General Ornsby Mitchell of the Union occupied Bowling Green on February 15th.

Keywords

Civil War, Western Kentucky University

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