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, rare publications and oral histories 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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Articles

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Rowan County - Courthouse, Stuart S. Sprague

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Rowan County - Dorsie Keaton Interview, Dorsie Keaton and 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 - Frank Brown Interview, Frank Hamilton Brown and Stuart S. Sprague

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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 - Corbin Daily Tribune 75th Anniversary and Progress Edition, Corbin Daily Tribune

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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

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Wolfe County - Hazel Green, Works Progress Administration and Historical Records Survey

Books

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Morehead Advance - Commercial Club's Edition, Morehead Advance