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A history of Kentucky

by Elizabeth Shelby Kinkead

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Published by American Book Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History

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    Statementby Elizabeth Shelby Kindead
    The Physical Object
    Pagination288 p. :
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25943186M

    Life Behind a Veil: Blacks in Louisville, Kentucky, Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, September Co-recipient of the "Governor's Award" presented by the Kentucky Historical Society for the best book on Kentucky History published between   Kentucky. A history of the state, embracing a concise account of the origin and development of the Virginia colony; its expansion westward, and the settlement of the frontier beyond the Alleghanies; the erection of Kentucky as an independent state, and its subsequent development.

    The History of Kentucky - Edition 1: Ballard, Calloway, Fulton, Graves, Hickman, Marshall, McCracken Counties, Kentucky pages of history and genealogy for 7 counties in western Kentucky including family biographies. This book was originally published in by the F. A. Battey Publishing Company.   First edition, Maysville, Ky., Pages:

    History of Shelby County, Kentucky. Compiled under the Auspices of the Shelby County Genealogical-Historical Society's Committee on Printing by Willis, George L. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Kentucky: My State History Funbook is a color-cut-and-paste activity book which provides an introduction to Kentucky through fun activities on a pre-school or early elementary grade level. The Kentucky: My State History Funbook Packet consists of a spiral-bound, pre-formatted activity book with a set of Activity Pages for Kentucky.


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