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Kentucky place names

Author: Robert M Rennick
Publisher: Lexington, Ky. : University Press of Kentucky, ©1984.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"" From the wealth of place names in Kentucky, Rennick has selected those of some 2,000 communities and post offices. These places are usually the largest, the best known, or the most important as well as those with unusual or inherently interesting names. Including perhaps one-fourth of all such places known in the state, the names were chosen as a representative sample among Kentucky's counties and sections.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Local history
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Rennick, Robert M.
Kentucky Place Names.
Lexington : The University Press of Kentucky, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert M Rennick
ISBN: 9780813144009 0813144000 9780813144016 0813144019
OCLC Number: 859159314
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxiv, 375 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Cover; CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; INTRODUCTION; Pronunciation Key; Abbreviations; Sample Entry; PLACE NAMES; REFERENCES.
Responsibility: Robert M. Rennick.

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From 1826 to 1829, John Bradford, founder of Kentucky's first newspaper, the Kentucky Gazette, reprinted in its pages sixty-six excerpts that he considered important documents on the settlement of  Read more...

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"Good reading for anyone interested in Kentucky history and folklore, and it whets the appetite for more." -- Louisville Courier-Journal "A bonanza for historians, linguists, geographers, Read more...

 
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