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Object Name Handbill, Political
Title Handbill, Henry Denhardt
Catalog Number UNNUMBERED-232
Date 1923
Material(s) Paper;
Dimensions H-8.5 W-7.75 inches
Description This is a political handbill for Henry H. Denhardt who served as the 34th Lieutenant Governor under Governor Fields from 1923 to 1927.

In November of 1936, Denhardt was charged with the murder of his girlfriend and tried in LaGrange. The trial ended witha hung jury.
Before he was able to complete a second trial, he was shot to death at the Armstrong Hotel in Shelbyville on September 20th, 1937.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
People Denhardt, Henry
Subjects Denhardt, Henry
Search Terms Governor
Lieutenant Governor
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS