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.
Image of and obituary for Mrs. Juliet Lansdowne Powers (1852-1947) of Grayson, Kentucky, from The Ashland Daily Independent (9 April 1947).
Four days before Christmas in 1940 in the early morning, Mrs. Zipporah Burton lost her mother, Emma Massman Roebuck, to heart failure. Just two months after celebrating her 71st birthday, Zipporah and her husband Alfred R.
A University Press of Kentucky book reviewed by Dr. Jeffrey Smith, commissioned by a review editor at H-Teach:
Kelley Fanto Deetz. Bound to the Fire: How Virginia's Enslaved Cooks Helped Invent American Cuisine. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2017. 192 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-7473-0.
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