Bullitt County History

Edward Thomas Letter, Page 1

Below is a digital image of page 1 of Edward Thomas' letter and petition to Isaac Shelby for stationing men at the mouth of the Salt River for protection against the Indians.

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This image is taken from the Reuben T. Durrett Collection on Kentucky and the Ohio River Valley. Miscellaneous Manuscripts, Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library. It is used here with the kind permission of the University of Chicago Library. All rights to this image and its contents remain with the University.

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The Bullitt County History Museum, a service of the Bullitt County Genealogical Society, is located in the county courthouse at 300 South Buckman Street (Highway 61) in Shepherdsville, Kentucky. The museum, along with its research room, is open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday; and from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Thursday. Admission is free. The museum, as part of the Bullitt County Genealogical Society, is a 501(c)3 tax exempt organization and is classified as a 509(a)2 public charity. Contributions and bequests are deductible under section 2055, 2106, or 2522 of the Internal Revenue Code. Page last modified: 27 Jan 2021 . Page URL: bullittcountyhistory.org/bchistory/thomasletter1.html