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

Kentucky and the Thoroughbred Industries: Prospects and Challenges as Gambling Popularity Declines

Lambert, Thomas (2020). "Kentucky and the Thoroughbred Industries: Prospects and Challenges as Gambling Popularity Declines."  Open access research paper published in MPRA (a repository hosted by the Munich University Library, Germany) https://mpra.ub.uni-muenchen.de/id/eprint/105077

REV: Decredico, Confederate Citadel (x-post from H-CivWar)

Reviewed for H-CivWar by Robert Kenzer (University of Richmond)
   Decredico, Mary A..  Confederate Citadel: Richmond and Its People at War.  New Directions In Southern History Series. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2020.  Illustrations. 224 pp.
   $50.00, ISBN 978-0-8131-7925-4.