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Lexington Board of Park Commissioners and Civic League minutes, 1922-1956

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Title

Lexington Board of Park Commissioners and Civic League minutes

Date

1922-1956

Repository

University of Kentucky Special CollectionsLexington, Kentucky 40506

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation Note

[Identification of item], Lexington Board of Park Commissioners and Civic League minutes, 1922-1956, 1F56M-208, Special Collections, University of Kentucky.

Extent

1 reel of microfilm (60 ft.)

Biography/History

Parks in Lexington were first under the direction of the Lexington Civic League. In 1944, the Board of Park Commissioners was established to oversee parks and playgrounds in the city.

Scope and Content

These are the microfilmed minutes of the Lexington Civic League and the Lexington Board of Park Commissioners, two organizations that were concerned with parks in the city. There are also copies of a few letters sent to each organization. The Civic League's minutes were kept by their secretary, Mrs. Margaret Preston Johnston.

Subjects

  • Johnston, Margaret Preston, 1885-1964.
  • Lexington (Ky.).--Board of Park Commissioners.
  • Lexington Civic League (Ky.)
  • Public records--Kentucky--Lexington.
  • Parks--Kentucky--Lexington.
  • Minutes