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.
Photo taken by Dr. Carol Mattingly of the home that Harry R. and Adelaide (Addie) Schroeder Whiteside built at 2409 Cherokee Parkway, Louisville, KY. Uploaded with Dr. Mattingly's permission.
The National Women's History Project recently called for nominations for 2019 honorees for "Visionary Women: Champions of Peace and Nonviolence." I submitted a nomination for Sophonisba Preston Breckinridge, originally from Lexington, Kentucky, with the following information:
Author: John M. Murphy
Title: "Laura Clay," 99-110, in Women Public Speakers in the United States, 1800-1925: A Bio-Critical Sourcebook. Edited by Karlyn Kohrs Campbell.
Publisher: Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1993.