Lafayette's Lexington

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The thriving heart of Kentucky, Lexington grew to its present stature from humble roots as a quiet agricultural town. During the pivotal years from Prohibition and the Great Depression through World War II, Lexington experienced unprecedented growth, hard times, and recovery.
ISBN: 9780738515526
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
State: Kentucky
Series: Images of America
Images: 200
Pages: 128
Dimensions: 6.5 (w) x 9.25 (h)
Tom House and Lisa R. Carter have created here a visual tribute to the people, land, and commercial life of Lexington during the turbulent early twentieth century. With more than 200 photographs selected from the prestigious Lafayette Studio Collection at the University of Kentucky Library, this volume brings to life Lexington's varied and colorful past.
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