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

X-Post REV: Lechner on Gillespie McRae, 'Mothers of Massive Resistance: White Women and the Politics of White Supremacy'

Elizabeth Gillespie McRae. Mothers of Massive Resistance: White Women and the Politics of White Supremacy. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. xiv + 352 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-027171-8.

Reviewed by Zachary J. Lechner (Thomas Nelson Community College)
Published on H-South (June, 2018)
Commissioned by Caitlin Verboon (University of Maryland, Freedmen and Southern Society Project)

SAVE THE DATE: Nov 2, 2018, Mary Todd Lincoln Bicentennial Symposium, U of Ky W.T.Young Library

The Mary Todd Lincoln House will host a symposium on November 2, 2018, to celebrate Mary Lincoln's 200th birthday. Supported by the University of Kentucky's History Department, the day-long symposium will feature the following scholars:

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