Bloody Monday Rhetoric Revisited

Last September, I published a blog post regarding an event in Louisville, Kentucky, in the mid-1850s – an event known as “Bloody Monday.” My interest in this event is due to my having ancestors on two sides of my mother’s family living in that city on August 6, 1855. One family was German, and the other Irish. Both had recently immigrated in the past decade; … Continue reading Bloody Monday Rhetoric Revisited