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Crawfish Bottom : recovering a lost Kentucky community

Author: Douglas A Boyd
Publisher: Lexington, Ky. : University Press of Kentucky, ©2011.
Series: Kentucky remembered.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A small neighborhood in northern Frankfort, Kentucky, Crawfish Bottom was located on fifty acres of swampy land along the Kentucky River. "Craw's" reputation for vice, violence, moral corruption, and unsanitary conditions made it a target for urban renewal projects that replaced the neighborhood with the city's Capital Plaza in the mid-1960s. Douglas A. Boyd's Crawfish Bottom: Recovering a Lost Kentucky Community  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
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Boyd, Douglas A., 1970-
Crawfish Bottom.
Lexington, Ky. : University Press of Kentucky, ©2011
(DLC) 2011017089
(OCoLC)722842683
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Douglas A Boyd
ISBN: 9780813134093 0813134099 9780813140124 0813140129 9780813135892 0813135893 9780813144337 0813144337
OCLC Number: 746925532
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 220 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Contents: Introduction: Reputation as history --
The "lower" part of the city --
Crawfish Bottom --
Contesting public memory --
The other side of the tracks --
The king of Craw --
Conclusion: Remembering Craw.
Series Title: Kentucky remembered.
Responsibility: Douglas A. Boyd ; foreword by W. Fitzhugh Brundage.

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A small neighborhood in northern Frankfort, Kentucky, Crawfish Bottom was located on fifty acres of swampy land along the Kentucky River. "Craw's" reputation for vice, violence, moral corruption, and unsanitary conditions made it a target for urban renewal projects that replaced the neighborhood with the city's Capital Plaza in the mid-1960s. Douglas A. Boyd's Crawfish Bottom: Recovering a Lost Kentucky Community traces the evolution of the controversial community that ultimately saw four-hundred families displaced. Using oral histories and firsthand memories, Boyd not only provides a record o.

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