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MS12-16 Turner Ashby / John C. Breckinridge Collection

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Murray State University
200 Pogue Library
Murray, Kentucky 42071

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Turner Ashby / John C. Breckinridge Collection

Collection Title: Turner Ashby / John C. Breckinridge Collection 

Series Number: MS12-16

Processed and Cataloged by: Processed by Dieter C. Ullrich on August 21, 2012.

Date Listed: August 21, 2012

Date Span: No dates.

Size of Collection: 3 items.

Number of Boxes: 1 framed item and 1 legal size file folder.

Type of Material: Correspondence, photograph and artwork.

Condition of Material: Good.

Arrangement: Organized by format of material; Chronological arrangement.

Biographical / Historical Information: Turner Ashby, Jr. and Cabell Breckinridge both served as military commanders for the Confederate States of America during the Civil War.

Scope and Content: Collection consists of framed signatures of Turner Ashby, Jr. and John Cabell Breckinridge. Included in the collection is a limited print of a sketching and reproduction photograph of Ashby.  

Subject Headings / Descriptors:

Ashby, Turner, 1828-1862.

Breckinridge, John C. (John Cabell), 1821-1875.