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Kentucky Historical Society

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Works: 6,221 works in 6,696 publications in 1 language and 11,771 library holdings
Genres: History  Periodicals  Genealogy  Biography  Bibliography  Sources  Interviews  Catalogs  Local history  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Composer
Classifications: F450, 929.3769
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The Register of the Kentucky Historical Society by Kentucky Historical Society( )

in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Register is a quarterly, peer-reviewed journal which provides ongoing scholars/hip on the history of Kentucky as well as an extensive book review section that covers all recent scholarship on Kentucky and its surrounding region as well as the major monographs on U.S. history generally
Kentucky marriages, 1797-1865 by Kentucky Historical Society( Book )

5 editions published between 1966 and 2000 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The marriage notices following were taken from the Lexington, Kentucky, Public Library's 1787-1865 files of Lexington newspapers." -- Intro
Kentucky ancestors( )

in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Register of Kentucky State Historical Society( )

in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Master index, Virginia surveys and grants, 1774-1791 by Joan Brookes-Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kentucky : decades of discord, 1865-1900 by Hambleton Tapp( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The public papers of Governor Edward T. Breathitt, 1963-1967 by Edward T Breathitt( Book )

2 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Thompson Breathitt Jr. served as governor of Kentucky from December 12, 1967. The Breathitt administration was notable for its close ties with the national administration of President Lyndon B. Johnson and with Johnson's Great Society programs. Governor Breathitt led successful campaigns for economic and industrial development, civil rights legislation, increased support for education, and expansion and improvement of the state highway and park systems. His most significant defeat was the rejection in 1966 of a new state constitution. His administration won several national awards, incl
Kentucky's last cavalier : General William Preston, 1816-1887 by Peter J Sehlinger( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As this biography shows, Preston was Kentucky's last cavalier, the beau ideal of the Old South, a dashing defender of the old aristocracy both in the political realm and on the battlefield. His is a multidimensional story of power and privilege, family connections and gender roles, public service and proslavery politics. As Kentucky state historian James C. Klotter declares in the foreword, Preston's life "reveals much about his entire generation and his world.""--Jacket
Community memories : a glimpse of African American life in Frankfort, Kentucky by Winona L Fletcher( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"While this is a glimpse of Frankfort's African American community, it has much in common with other Black communities, especially those in the South. Although much in the collection that produced this work - both photographic and oral history - is nostalgic, it ultimately demonstrates that change is constant, producing both negative and positive results."--Jacket
The Boone narrative; the story of the origin and discovery coupled with the reproduction in facsimile of a rare item of early Kentuckiana by Willard Rouse Jillson( Book )

2 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guide to the manuscripts of the Kentucky Historical Society by Kentucky Historical Society( Book )

4 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guide to Kentucky historical highway markers by Kentucky Historical Society( Book )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1983 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Court records by Kentucky( )

in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This record group includes miscellaneous circuit court records arranged alphabetically by surname. Examples of records to be found in this group include probate, indentures, settlement of accounts, guardianship records, account statements, and land sales
An oration delivered on the occasion of the centennial commemoration of the battle of the Blue Licks, 19th August, 1882 by John Mason Brown( Book )

10 editions published between 1882 and 1969 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harrod's old fort, 1791, as described and platted in Benjamin Van Cleve's manuscript biographical memorandum dating from the year 1773 by Benjamin Van Cleve( Book )

3 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The newspapers and periodicals of Frankfort, Kentucky, 1795-1945 by Willard Rouse Jillson( Book )

3 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kentucky in the War of 1812 by Anderson Chenault Quisenberry( Book )

4 editions published between 1915 and 1996 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literary haunts and personalities of old Frankfort, 1791-1941 by Willard Rouse Jillson( Book )

2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Index for old Kentucky surveys & grants : microfilmed by Kentucky Historical Society by Kentucky) Kentucky Historical Society (Frankfort( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tellico claims covered Cherokee lands extending into Southeast Kentucky
History by illustration. General Zachary Taylor and the Mexican War by Anderson Chenault Quisenberry( Book )

2 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Kentucky : decades of discord, 1865-1900
Alternative Names

controlled identityKentucky State Historical Society

Historical Society

Historical Society Kentucky, Kentucky Historical Society

Kentucky Folklife Society

KHS

Languages
English (198)

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The public papers of Governor Edward T. Breathitt, 1963-1967Kentucky's last cavalier : General William Preston, 1816-1887Community memories : a glimpse of African American life in Frankfort, Kentucky