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The Battle of Blue Licks

(#710) from Kentucky Life Program 710 (2001)

Scenes from a reenactment of the Battle of Blue Licks, a 1782 Revolutionary War engagement in what is now Robertson County. British troops and their Wyandot allies devastated a detachment of Kentucky militiamen whose commanders included Daniel Boone; the casualties included Boone’s son Israel. Segment introduced by series host Dave Shuffett.

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