A Kentucky Sampler: Essays from the Filson Club History Quarterly 1926--1976 Lowell H. Harrison

ISBN: 9780813163086

Published: February 5th 2015

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A Kentucky Sampler: Essays from the Filson Club History Quarterly 1926--1976  by  Lowell H. Harrison

A Kentucky Sampler: Essays from the Filson Club History Quarterly 1926--1976 by Lowell H. Harrison
February 5th 2015 | ebook | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, audiobook, mp3, RTF | 452 pages | ISBN: 9780813163086 | 3.65 Mb

The Filson Club History Quarterly, first published in 1926, has long enjoyed a reputation as one of the nations finest regional historical journals. Over the years it has published excellent essays on virtually every aspect of Kentucky history.MoreThe Filson Club History Quarterly, first published in 1926, has long enjoyed a reputation as one of the nations finest regional historical journals. Over the years it has published excellent essays on virtually every aspect of Kentucky history. Gathered together here for the first time are twenty-eight selections, chosen from the first fifty years of the journals publication.

These essays span the range of Kentucky history and culture from frontier criminals to best sellers by Kentucky women writers, and from Indian place names to twentieth century bank failures. Included among the essayists are Thomas D. Clark, J. Winston Coleman, Jr., Robert E. McDowell, Lowell Harrison, Hambleton Tapp, Julia Neal, Allan M.

Trout, and many other well-known authorities on Kentucky history.The editors have arranged these essays into five chronological periods, which include the pioneer era, the antebellum years, the Civil War, the late nineteenth century, and the twentieth century. They have carefully chosen essays that provide a topical diversity within each category.

Included in this volume are two brief introductory essays sketching the history of The Filson Club and The Filson Club History Quarterly.



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