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A Moment in Kentucky History: A Kentucky Myth

5 hours ago
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Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about a Kentucky myth of the state's native peoples.


A Moment in Kentucky History: Martha Layne Collins

Nov 21, 2019
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Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about Martha Layne Collins, the first and only female Governor of Kentucky.


A Moment in Kentucky History: The Old State Capital

Nov 20, 2019
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Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about the history behind The Old State Capital.


A Moment in Kentucky History: Carrie Kahn Moore

Nov 19, 2019
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Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about Carrie Kahn Moore, the first female on the Kentucky Senate.


A Moment in Kentucky History: Richard Hawes

Nov 18, 2019
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Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about Richard Hawes, the second Confederate Governor of Kentucky.


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Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about the 1921 football game between Harvard and Centre College.


Kentucky Humanities / kyhumanities.org

Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about the 1921 football game between Harvard and Centre College.


Kentucky Humanities / kyhumanities.org

Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about Vice President Hubert Humphrey's and his visit to Kentucky to dedicate The Barkley Dam, Lake, and Canal.


A Moment in Kentucky History: Man O' War

Nov 13, 2019
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Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about the life of Man O' War, the first horse to be enbalmed.


A Moment in Kentucky History: Lena Vanover Stephens

Nov 12, 2019
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Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about Lena Vanover Stephens, a midwife who delivered more than 6000 babies during her career.


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Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about President Taft's visit to Kentucky in November 1911.


A Moment in Kentucky History: Enid Yandell

Nov 8, 2019
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Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about Enid Yandell, a sculptor from Louisville.

A Moment in Kentucky History: Renfro Valley

Nov 7, 2019
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Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about Renfro Valley.


A Moment in Kentucky History: George Rogers Clark

Nov 6, 2019
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Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us how George Rogers Clark helped secure French support for the American Revolution.


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Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about the Women's Suffrage Movement in Kentucky.


A Moment in Kentucky History: Local Wild Plants

Nov 4, 2019
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Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about local wild plants of Kentucky and their importance.


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Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about burgoo, a spicy stew.


A Moment in Kentucky History: John Howard Carpenter

Oct 31, 2019
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Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about John Howard Carpenter, of the Halloween movie fame.


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Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about the first Kentucky State Fair.


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Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about Johannes Peter "Honus" Wagner.


A Moment in Kentucky History: Helen Thomas

Oct 28, 2019
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Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about Helen Thomas of Winchester, a reporter and author.


A Moment in Kentucky History: Muhammad Ali

Oct 25, 2019
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Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about Muhammad Ali.


A Moment in Kentucky History: Robert P. Letcher

Oct 24, 2019
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Think History is our daily segment from Kentuck Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about Robert P. Letcher, former Governor of Kentucky.


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Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about a 100-mile bicycle race from Lexington to Covington in 1896. 


A Moment in Kentucky History: Hascal Haile

Oct 22, 2019
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Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about Hascal Haile, a Kentucky musician.


A Moment in Kentucky History: Georgia Davis Powers

Oct 18, 2019
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Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about Georgia Davis Powers, the first person of color and first woman to be elected to the Kentucky Senate.


A Moment in Kentucky History: The Riney B Railroad

Oct 17, 2019
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Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about The Riney B Railroad, the railroad that runs through Richmond, Irvine, Nicholasville, and Beattyville.


A Moment in Kentucky History: David Rice Atchison

Oct 16, 2019
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Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about David Rice Atchison, Lexington native and former United States Senator.


A Moment in Kentucky History: The Colonel's Lady

Oct 11, 2019
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Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about the Colonel's Lady, Claudia Ellen Sanders, the wife of Colonel Sanders.


A Moment in Kentucky History: Wilderness Road

Oct 10, 2019
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Think History is our daily segment from Kentucky Humanities. Today, Bill Goodman tells us about Wilderness Road, first cleared by Daniel Boone and his men.


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