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Bourbon County Agricultural Society, Board of Directors records, 1875-1887, 1875

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kukm1m47m52Guide to the Bourbon County Agricultural Society, Board of Directors records, 1875-1887Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric WeigSpecial CollectionsManuscriptsUniversity of KentuckyMargaret I. King LibraryLexington, Kentucky40506-0039 USAPhone: (859) 257-8611Fax: (859) 257-6311Email: sclref@lsv.uky.eduURL: http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/libpage.php?lweb_id=84&llib_id=13<ab_rank=3 Copyright 2002University of Kentucky Libraries. All Rights Reserved.Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC Database Date of source: n.d.Description is in English.Guide to the Bourbon County Agricultural Society, Board of Directors records, 1875-1887Collection number: 1M47M52Contact InformationSpecial CollectionsManuscriptsUniversity of KentuckyMargaret I. King LibraryLexington, Kentucky40506-0039Phone: (859) 257-8611Fax: (859) 257-6311Email: sclref@lsv.uky.eduURL: http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/libpage.php?lweb_id=84&llib_id=13<ab_rank=3Processed by: Archives StaffEncoded by: Eric Weig Copyright 2002 University of Kentucky. All Rights Reserved.Bourbon County Agricultural Society, Board of Directors records, 1875-18871M47M52Bourbon County Agricultural Society, Board of Directors.1 volume.None online. Must visit contributing institution.The materials are in English.University of Kentucky Special CollectionsLexington, Kentucky 40506Source unknown.Collection is open for research.Copyright has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky.[Identification of item], Bourbon County Agricultural Society, Board of Directors records, 1875-1887, 1M47M52, Special Collections, University of Kentucky.The society seems to been concerned largely with the direction and management of an animal agricultural fair, including securing appropriate facilities and entertainment, plus the selection of judges for evaluating livestock competition. Among those named as members of the society were C. M. Clay, Jr, Ben Bedford, E. G. Bedford and others.The records consist of the minutes of the Board of Director meetings. These records shed light on the operation and function of local agricultural societies in late 19th century Kentucky and document the agricultural history of Bourbon County, Kentucky.Arranged chronologically by date of meetings.Clay, Cassius Marcellus, 1846-1913.Agriculture--Societies, etc.--Kentucky.Bourbon County (Ky.)--FairsBourbon County Agricultural Society, Board of Directors records, 1875-1887