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Hamilton's Resurgence Further Blurs The Facts Surrounding The Burr Conspiracy

Alan Lytle

Aaron Burr traveled west in 1805, a year after his infamous duel with Alexander Hamilton, sparking widespread rumors about his intentions. Was Burr plotting treason? Were Kentuckians in league with him?  Dr. Carol Ely, executive director of Historic Locust Grove in Louisville tells us more about Burr’s life and his Kentucky connections in this web exclusive presentation from the Kentucky Historical Society’s First Friday Speaker Series.  She also spoke one on one with WUKY’s Alan Lytle.

Listen to Dr. Carol Ely's talk on the Burr Conspiracy and Aaron Burr's ties to Kentucky

Bitten by the radio bug as a teenager, Alan Lytle got his start start more than 30 years ago volunteering in Clermont County, Ohio for WOBO-FM. He graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Broadcasting from the University of Cincinnati and worked at a variety of radio stations in the Cincinnati market, then made the move to Lexington in the mid-1990s.
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