Welcome to H-Kentucky

The goal of H-Kentucky is to create an online collaborative environment to facilitate communication and the exchange or scholarly and pedagogical ideas among teachers, researchers, scholars, advanced students, and related professionals (e.g. local historians, librarians, archivists, genealogists), all in an open, democratic, respectful and non-partisan manner. H-Kentucky especially welcomes those who are interested in Kentucky, as well as those in any history/humanities field who live and/or work in Kentucky. 

Recent Content

Melissa A. McEuen, Thomas H. Appleton Jr., eds.
Blair M. Smith

Smith on McEuen and Appleton Jr., 'Kentucky Women: Their Lives and Times'

Melissa A. McEuen, Thomas H. Appleton Jr., eds. Kentucky Women: Their Lives and Times. Southern Women: Their Lives and Times Series. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2015. 448 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8203-4453-9; $89.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8203-4452-2.

Reviewed by Blair M. Smith (University of Dundee School of Humanities)
Published on H-Kentucky (October, 2015)
Commissioned by Randolph Hollingsworth

Call for Volunteers for Adding to Biographical Database of Black Woman Suffragists

ATTENTION KENTUCKY HISTORY EDUCATORS! Let's get some projects going to support the crowdsourcing project by the editors of Women and Social Movements in the U.S. - we need more visibility of Kentucky women's contributions to our national story.

Here's the call for volunteers cross-posted from H-Women.