Broadside entitled "Some Notices of Kentucky, Particularly of its chief town, Lexington," 28 August 1828

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Title

Broadside entitled "Some Notices of Kentucky, Particularly of its chief town, Lexington," 28 August 1828

Description

Broadside written by Mathew Carey of Philadelphia under the pseudonym of Hamilton. He briefly outlines the development of Lexington, commenting on its educational and cultural institutions, its churches, businesses, economy and trade. Louisville and the effect of the canal at the Falls of the Ohio are also discussed. Carey also addresses the prejudices long held against the character of Kentuckians and the issue of homicide in the state.

Creator

Carey, Mathew

Source

Manuscript Collection, Filson Historical Society

Date

1828-08-28

Rights

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Relation

blf0004

Type

Text

Identifier

Mss. C C

Citation

Carey, Mathew, “Broadside entitled "Some Notices of Kentucky, Particularly of its chief town, Lexington," 28 August 1828,” The Filson Historical Society , accessed January 30, 2023, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/5137.