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Murray, Kentucky 42071

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Camp Murray Order


Collection Title: Camp Murray Order


Series Number: MS12-13


Processed and Cataloged by: Processed by Dieter C. Ullrich on August 20, 2012.


Date Listed: August 20, 2012.


Date Span: 1862


Size of Collection: 1 item.


Number of Boxes: 1 legal size file folder.


Type of Material: Correspondence.


Condition of Material: Good.


Arrangement: Chronological arrangement.


Biographical / Historical Information: Camp Murray was a Union Army encampment near George’s Creek in Lawrence County, Kentucky. The headquarters of the Advance Army of Kentucky under Brigadier General Stephen B. Burbridge was stationed at the camp in the fall of 1862.


Scope and Content: Collection consists of General Order No. 7 issued by Brigadier General Stephen B. Burbridge, commander of the Advance Army of Kentucky, at Camp Murray in Lawrence County, Kentucky on October 26, 1862. The order rescinds General Order No. 4 defining the time orderlies were to report for duty.   


Subject Headings / Descriptors:

Camp Murray (Ky.)

Lawrence County (Ky. ) – History.

Burbridge, Stephen G. (Stephen Gano), 1831-1894.

United States – History – Civil War, 1861-1865 – Personal narratives.

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