County Histories of Eastern Kentucky
The County Histories of Eastern Kentucky consist of photocopies of historical surveys of eastern Kentucky counties written by the Federal Writers’ Project of the Works Progress Administration from 1936 to 1939.The collection includes typescripts, manuscripts and rare publications on county and community histories written by regional and local authors. The surveys contain brief county histories, field reports, notes, preliminary and corrected drafts of essays, oral testimony, folklore and other miscellaneous materials.

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Adair County, Works Progress Administration and Historical Records Survey

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Bath County, Various authors

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Bell County, Works Progress Administration and Historical Records Survey

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Boyd County, Works Progress Administration and Historical Records Survey

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Boyd County - Ashland, Ashland Chamber of Commerce

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Boyd County - Civil War, Stuart S. Sprague

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Breathitt County - Early Doctors, Works Progress Administration and Historical Records Survey

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Breathitt County - Early Settlers, Works Progress Administration and Historical Records Survey

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Breathitt County - General History, Works Progress Administration and Historical Records Survey

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Breathitt County - Jackson, Works Progress Administration and Historical Records Survey

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Breathitt County - Loose Notes, Unknown

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Breathitt County - Recollections, Jackson Times

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Carter County - Carter Caves, David Bruce Conn

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Carter County - Carter Caves, Hubert V. Crawford

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Carter County - Carter City Basketball, James R. Morgan

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Carter County - Community Surveys, Lorraine B. Criswell, Vivian Burnett, and Phyllis Ernst

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Carter County - General History, Works Progress Administration and Historical Records Survey

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Carter County - Newpaper Clippings, Multiple publishers

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Carter County - Railroads & Industry, Hubert V. Crawford

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Carter County - Schools, Hubert V. Crawford

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Clay County, Works Progress Administration and Historical Records Survey

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Cumberland County, Works Progress Administration and Historical Records Survey

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Elliott County, Stuart S. Sprague

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Elliott County, Works Progress Administration and Historical Records Survey

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Floyd County, Stuart S. Sprague