A Moment in Kentucky History: Doc Burton

Aug 7, 2019

WEKU and Kentucky Humanities Presents: Think History, a look at Kentucky's historical moments.
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Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about Doc Burton, the first American soldier to reach the crest of San Juan Hill during the Spanish-American War. Burton was from Lincoln County, Kentucky.

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