The Jefferson Davis statue in the Capitol rotunda in Frankfort was erected in 1936 under the auspices of the United Daughters of the Confederacy, a national association of female descendants of Confederate veterans.
The Jefferson Davis statue in the Capitol rotunda in Frankfort was erected in 1936 under the auspices of the United Daughters of the Confederacy, a national association of female descendants of Confederate veterans. Herald-Leader
The Jefferson Davis statue in the Capitol rotunda in Frankfort was erected in 1936 under the auspices of the United Daughters of the Confederacy, a national association of female descendants of Confederate veterans. Herald-Leader

Tom Eblen: Move Jefferson Davis' statue from state Capitol to a museum

June 23, 2015 5:49 PM

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Tom Eblen

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Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.