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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Morgan County, Works Progress Administration and Historical Records Survey

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Perry County - Bobby Davis Park, Stuart S. Sprague

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

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Pike County, Works Progress Administration and Historical Records Survey

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Powell County, Works Progress Administration and Historical Records Survey

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Pulaski County, Works Progress Administration and Historical Records Survey

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Rowan County - 1930s, Stuart S. Sprague

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Rowan County - Agriculture, Paul Mills

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Rowan County - Centennial, Committees for Morehead-Rowan County Centennial

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Rowan County - Courthouse, Stuart S. Sprague

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Rowan County - Folklore, Barbara McKenzie, Linda Lowe, Glenda Martin, A. Y. Manning, Thomas Daugherty, and Winona Foster

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Rowan County - Folktales & Anedotes, Nancy Morris

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Rowan County - General History, Grace Crosthwaite

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

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Rowan County - Government, George T. Young

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Rowan County - Health Department, Rowan County Health Department

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Rowan County - Methodist Church, Reuel Buchanan and Morehead United Methodist Chruch

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Rowan County - Morehead, Elva Curley Barker

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Rowan County - Morehead Mayors, Rowan County Public Library

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Rowan County - Morehead & Morehead State, No author

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Rowan County - Organization of County, Edward Sargent

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Rowan County - Politics, Jack Litton

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Rowan County - World War II, Rhonda Crisp

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

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Whitley County - Historical & Nature Studies, Works Progress Administration, Pack Horse Librarians, and Joshua P. Sharp