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Central Kentucky photograph albums, 1905

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2013av004 Central Kentucky photograph albums, 1907-1920 2013av004 Central Kentucky photograph albums Finding aid prepared by Desirae Carron University of Kentucky Special Collections Special Collections Margaret I. King Building, North Lexington, KY, 40506-0039 (859) 257-8611 SCLREF@LSV.UKY.EDU May 9, 2013 This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-11-15T15:12-0500 English Describing Archives: A Content Standard Central Kentucky photograph albums 2013av004 University of Kentucky Special Collections 0.2 Cubic feet 145 items circa 1905-1920 The Central Kentucky photograph albums (dated 1907-1920; 0.2 cubic feet; 145 items) consist of two albums of photographs depicting scenes in Boyle, Mercer, Jessamine, and McCreary counties. Preferred Citation note 2013av004 : [identification of item], Central Kentucky photograph albums, 1907-1920, University of Kentucky Special Collections. Arrangement note Collection is arranged in original order. Conditions Governing Use note Property rights reside with the University of Kentucky. The University of Kentucky holds the copyright for materials created in the course of business by University of Kentucky employees. Copyright for all other materials has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky. For information about permission to reproduce or publish, please contact Special Collections. Conditions Governing Access note Collection is open to researchers by appointment. Scope and Contents note The Central Kentucky photograph albums (dated 1907-1920; 0.2 cubic feet; 145 items) consist of two albums of photographs depicting scenes in Boyle, Mercer, Jessamine, and McCreary counties. The same unidentified photographer created the albums as evidenced by the duplicate photographs (items 67 and 85). The majority of the photographs feature landscapes in these counties, such as creeks, rivers, waterfalls, fields, and roads. Places shown include Dick's (Dix) River, Wilson's Run, the Knobs, Cumberland Falls, Camp Nelson, Hickman Valley, and Salt River. Notable subjects include covered bridges, mills, residences, hemp farming, and quarries. The photographs show High Bridge and Brooklyn Bridge as well as other unidentified bridges, several of them are covered bridges. Additionally, the albums contain several photographs featuring people, such as two depicting Jim Clay and Anne Clay at Mrs. Darbishire's house (items 43a and 57) and one which shows a small crowd of people at a river baptism (item 72). Clay family Darbishire family. Denning House Antiquarian Books. (Lancaster, PA) Boyle County (Ky.) Camp Nelson (Ky.) Cumberland Falls (Ky.) Danville (Ky.) Dix River (Ky.) Flour mills--Kentucky Hemp industry--Kentucky. Jessamine County (Ky.) Kentucky--History. McCreary County (Ky.) Mercer County (Ky.) Photograph albums. Quarries and quarrying. Rivers--Kentucky. Salt River (Boyle County-Bullitt County, Ky.) Waterfalls--Kentucky Album 1 Series I. 0.06 Cubic feet 72 items 1907-1920 Scope and Contents note Album 1 was compiled by an unidentified photographer and contains 72 silver nitrate prints. The photographs in this album are hand annotated. Front and back covers 1 146 Rolling Fork Road and Creek 1 1 undated Jessamine. Mercer. High Bridge 1 2 undated The Towers - High Bridge, Kentucky - Built for the Kentucky Central which never came. 1 3 undated Old High Bridge - 300 ft. 1 4 undated New High Bridge 1 5 undated High Bridge 1 6 undated Old High Bridge 1 7 undated Junction of Kentucky and Dick's (Dix) Rivers 1 8 undated Cave Spring-house-at Lock near High Bridge 1 9 undated Old Bridge at Thistler's Mill - now covered by Herrington Lake 1 10 undated Chenault Bridge over Dick's (Dix) River (Capt Dick was an Indian) 1 11 undated New High Bridge 1 12 undated Boone's Knob - Camp Nelson 1 13 undated Down Kentucky River - at Camp Nelson 1 14 undated Old Bridge at Camp Nelson in service nearly 100 years - all wood 1 15 undated Shaker Ferry - over Kentucky River 1 16 undated Cumberland Falls 1 17 undated Cumberland Falls 1 18 undated Birdseye view at Cumberland Falls 1 19 undated Cumberland Falls 1 20 undated At mouth of Eagle Creek. Cumberland Falls 1 21 undated Cumberland River below the Falls 1 22 undated Falls of Eagle Creek 1 23 undated Eagle Falls 1 24 1907 High Water in the Cumberland 1 25 undated The Montiecello (Monticello) Stage at Burnside 1 26 undated Road down to Brooklyn Bridge 1 27 undated Brooklyn Bridge 1 28 undated Around the corner - Brooklyn Bridge 1 29 undated Down The Kentucky from Brooklyn Bridge 1 30 undated Road to Brooklyn Bridge - Jessamine County - Kentucky 1 31 1911 August 24 Wilson's Run - near Danville, Kentucky. 1 32 undated Wilson's Run 1 33 undated Wilson's Run 1 34 undated Wilson's Run 1 35 undated Wilson's Run on Shakertown Pike 1 36 undated Wilson's Run - near Meauxtown 1 37 undated Wilson's Run 1 38 undated Camp Harrison (site) 1 39 undated Down from Hall's Gap 1 40 undated Kentucky River Log Raft - It takes weeks to come down 1 41 undated Headwaters of Chapline River near Parksville 1 42 undated Jim and Anne Clay at Mrs. Darbishires 1 43 (a) undated Big Blast at Dam - 10,000 lbs of explosives 1 43 (b) undated Bridge over Hanging Fork 1 44 undated Dick's (Dix) River Cliffs - Thistler's Mill 1 45 undated Dick's (Dix) River - Low Water 1 46 undated Dick's (Dix) River near Danville, Kentucky. 1 47 1907 October 13 Dick's (Dix) River 1 48 undated On Dick's (Dix) River 1 49 undated On Dick's (Dix) River 1 50 undated Bridge over Clark's Run - Stanford Pike 1 51 undated Suspension Bridge over Clark's Run. Built by a Negro Boy 1 52 undated Cliff on Clark's Run 1 53 undated Clark's Run 1 54 undated Hickman Valley 1 55 undated The Quarry - E. P. Curry's 1 56 1920 May 16 At Mrs. Darbishire's - Jim and Anne Clay and Dinah 1 57 1920 June 28 In the Knobs - Martin's 1 58 undated Cumberland Beeches 1 59 undated Ravine at Ballou's 1 60 undated Beeches at Ballou's 1 61 1907 At Ballou's 1 62 undated Tunis Yard - Danville - Kentucky. 1 63 1907 November 11 River Road - near Thistler's Mill (Kentucky) 1 64 1908 October 25 Ingram Home - from E. R. Curry's 1 65 undated Old Leachman House - Aloka - Built in Virginia 1 66 undated Hemp - Fogarty's - Danville (same as item 85) 1 67 undated Hemp Field near Beuna (Buena) Vista. Boyle Co. Ky. 1 68 undated Moritz Martin's Goats 1 69 undated Salt River near Harrodsburg 1 70 undated Postcard of Blue Grass Cattle, Lanier's 1 71 undated Baptism in river 1 72 undated Album 2 Series II. 0.09 Cubic feet 73 items undated Scope and Contents note Album 2 was compiled by an unidentified photographer and contains 73 silver nitrate prints. The photographs in the album are not annotated. Front and back covers 1 147 Rope bridge 1 73 undated House near cliff 1 74 undated River 1 75 undated Creek between trees 1 76 undated Cows in river 1 77 undated Trees and field 1 78 undated Wooded path 1 79 undated Creek in woods 1 80 undated Flooded path and fence 1 81 undated Rocky creek 1 82 undated Hemp bunches 1 83 undated Gathering hemp 1 84 undated Hemp bunches (same as item 67) 1 85 undated Women and hemp 1 86 undated Hemp hut 1 87 undated Tree and creek 1 88 undated Tree and stone wall near water 1 89 undated Bridge over creek 1 90 undated Log cabins in field 1 91 undated Path through woods 1 92 undated Dirt road 1 93 undated River and cliff 1 94 undated Man, women, and children 1 95 undated Town 1 96 undated Log over creek 1 97 undated Trees and water hole 1 98 undated Trees near creek 1 99 undated Log cabin 1 100 undated Stone home 1 101 undated Stone engraving of wheel 1 102 undated House with porch 1 103 undated Log cabins next to creek 1 104 undated Creek in woods 1 105 undated Log cabins with path 1 106 undated Creek near dirt roads 1 107 undated Man, woman, two children 1 108 undated Church with sign: "1788 Shawnee Run Church 1888" 1 109 undated Two young children 1 110 undated Church and cemetery 1 111 undated Log cabins and trees 1 112 undated Trees, fallen tree in water 1 113 undated Two women on path to log cabins 1 114 undated Bend in creek 1 115 undated Two women, two men, in woods 1 116 undated Mill on river 1 117 undated Bird's eye view of river 1 118 undated Bridge over water fall 1 119 undated Two women at mouth of cavern 1 120 undated Woman in wooden boat on shore of river 1 121 undated River 1 122 undated Dirt road with hills in distance 1 123 undated Waterfall 1 124 undated Low creek bed 1 125 undated Waterfall 1 126 undated Wooden bridge over river 1 127 undated Waterfall, two people in boat on river 1 128 undated Bridge over small creek 1 129 undated Waterfall, two people in boat on river 1 130 undated Waterfall 1 131 undated Riverboats off river's shore 1 132 undated Mill 1 133 undated Dirt path leading past cliff face 1 134 undated Dirt path next to wooden fence 1 135 undated Iron bridge over river 1 136 undated Fork of river 1 137 undated Trees on lawn 1 138 undated House with trees 1 139 undated House in neighborhood with trees 1 140 undated House in neighborhood with dog 1 141 undated Woman on porch in black 1 142 undated House on hill with trees 1 143 undated Two women on wooden bridge over small creek 1 144 undated Woman sitting on porch of wooden house 1 145 undated