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

ANN: New research library opens at the Kentucky Derby Museum

From H-Announce:

The Kentucky Derby Museum in Louisville, Kentucky, announces the opening of its Colonel Clark Library. With collections dating back to the mid-nineteenth century, the Colonel Clark Library is an outstanding resource for historians, especially those interested in business, sporting and local history.

International Bluegrass Music Museum

Kentucky's Cultural Ambassadors to the World

Congratulations to the International Bluegrass Music Museum in Owensboro, recipient of this year's Governor's Award in the Arts Community Arts Award. The Community Arts Award is awarded to "a Kentucky individual or organization that has made a positive impact on the community through the arts."