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The blue-grass region of Kentucky

James Lane Allen

The blue-grass region of Kentucky

and other Kentucky articles

by James Lane Allen

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kentucky -- Social life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby James Lane Allen.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination300 p., [16] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22898912M

    Winter in the Bluegrass State – make your way to Kentucky. Famous for the Kentucky Derby, Lexington and the Blue Grass Region, the Kentucky Bourbon Trail and Louisville slugger baseball bats. The greater Louisville area, home of Churchill Downs and the Kentucky Derby Museum – be sure and get your picture taken with the Barbaro Memorial Statue. This book is devoted to the BLUE GRASS REGION of the state of Kentucky. It has been said to have more genealogical information than any other book of its kind. The book is divided into two main topics of interest. The first is a general history of the four above mentioned counties.4/5(1).


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The Bluegrass region (Shawnee: Eskippakithiki) is a geographic region in the U.S. state of write-mypaperforme.com makes up the northern part of the state, roughly bounded by the cities of Frankfort, Paris, Richmond and Stanford.

The Bluegrass region is characterized by underlying fossiliferous limestone, dolomite, and shale of the Ordovician geological age.

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Oct 27,  · Excerpt from The Blue-Grass Region of Kentucky: And Other Kentucky Articles The articles herein reprinted. From harper's and Century magazines represent work done at intervals dur ing the period that the author was writing the tales al ready published under the title of Flute and Violin.3/5(2).

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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.

This work was reproduced from the original artifactAuthor: James Lane Allen. Page - It is but a short distance from the blue-grass country to the eastern mountains: but in traversing it you detach yourself from all that you have ever experienced, and take up the history of English-speaking men and women at the point it had reached a hundred or a hundred and fifty years ago.

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Project Gutenberg's The Blue-Grass Region of Kentucky, by James Lane Allen This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. KGS Home > Geology of Kentucky Bluegrass Region. Although Kentucky is called the Blue Grass State, the Bluegrass physiographic region (shown in green) is restricted to the central part of the State where Ordovician (and some Silurian, and Devonian) age rocks are exposed at the surface.

The Inner Blue Grass (shown in light green on the map) is. The The blue-grass region of Kentucky book of the The Blue-Grass Region of Kentucky and other Kentucky Articles by James Lane Allen at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Award Winners Book Club Selections Books by Author Books by Series Coming Soon Kids' Books.

Blue-grass region --Uncle Tom at home --County court day in Kentucky --Kentucky fairs --A house of the silent brotherhood --Homesteads of the blue-grass --Through Cumberland Gap on horseback --Mountain passes of the Cumberland. Responsibility: by James Lane Allen. Inside you will find an eclectic selection of merchandise reflecting the essence of Kentucky’s Blue Grass Region.

Equestrian paintings from local artists, locally inspired clothing, jewelry, children’s books and toys are a few of the items you will find here. Famous for the Kentucky Horse Parks and farms and scenic drives past beautiful pasture land, Kentucky's Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region is truly a horse-lover's paradise.

This book is devoted to "the Blue Grass Region" of the state of Kentucky. It has been said to have more genealogical information than any other book of its kind. The book is divided into two main topics of interest. The first is a general history of the four above mentioned counties.

With the second being of greater interest to the genealogist, this section is devoted to biographical sketches. Book from Project Gutenberg: The Blue-Grass Region of Kentucky, and Other Kentucky Articles The Blue-grass region -- Uncle Tom at home -- County court day in Kentucky -- Kentucky fairs -- A home of the silent brotherhood -- Homesteads of the Blue-grass -- Through Cumberland Gap on horseback -- Mountain passes of the Cumberland.

Bluegrass region, Area of central Kentucky, U.S. The region contains Kentucky’s best agricultural land and thus became the first area to be settled.

It became known for its abundant bluegrass and became famous for breeding fine horses; the calcium-rich soil imparts its minerals to the grass and. The Bluegrass region is a geographic region in the U.S. state of Kentucky. The region makes up much of the northern half of the state, where cities and the population have developed.

As of the census, the population of the region wasOct 05,  · The Blue-Grass Region of Kentucky, and Other Kentucky Articles Contents The Blue-grass region -- Uncle Tom at home -- County court day in Kentucky -- Kentucky fairs -- A home of the silent brotherhood -- Homesteads of the Blue-grass -- Through Cumberland Gap on horseback -- Mountain passes of the write-mypaperforme.com: James Lane Allen.

This collection of photographs was published in book form as Art Work of the Blue Grass Region of Kentucky, by the Art Photogravure Company in The book was published as twelve separated staple soft-bound sections.

The collection consists of one hundred and fourteen photogravures of Kentucky in the late Nineteenth century. Bluegrass Region. Listed in National Geographic Traveler's "50 Best Places of a Lifetime," Kentucky's famed Bluegrass Region is not to be missed. Lexington, Horse Capital of the World, is at the heart of this region of rare beauty, but the region is dotted with charming small towns to explore.

MLA Format. Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Birds-eye view of the Blue Grass Region and the Kentucky Central Railway" The New York Public Library Digital Collections However, Kentucky bluegrass doesn't do it on its own.

This grass requires a relatively high level of maintenance to look its best, but results can be worth it. Depending on your grass growing region and your lawn care goals, Kentucky bluegrass may be a perfect choice for you.

Kentucky Bluegrass at a Glance. Cool-season lawn grass. The Kentucky Bluegrass Award is designed to encourage students to read widely from well-reviewed literature that reflects a variety of experiences and points of view. Additional Master List Materials Check out the KBA Source blog where educators from all over Kentucky share the resources they have created to promote the KBA program.

Old Homes of the Blue Grass is a photographic review of historic homes in Kentucky’s Blue Grass region. Published by The Kentucky Society inthe black and white photographs show various phases of Kentucky Architecture between the Revolutionary and Civil Wars.

Not into bourbon. The Bluegrass Region is also home to the first commercial vineyard in the United States, First Vineyard. Today you can visit and enjoy a wine tasting with unparalleled views of the landscape in Jessamine County. And no trip to the region would be complete without tasting Kentucky’s favorite soft drink, AleOne.

Jan 18,  · The blue-grass region -- Uncle Tom at home -- County court day in Kentucky -- Kentucky fairs -- A home of the silent brotherhood -- Homesteads of the blue-grass --Throught Cumberland Gap on horseback -- Mountain passes of the Cumberland Lincoln copy: Book, cloth; frontispiecePages: Kentucky Geography: The Land Geography and Landforms of Kentucky.

Find an overview of Kentucky geography, topography, geographic land regions, land areas, and major rivers. Access Kentucky almanac, furnishing more details on the state geography, geographical and land regions, climate and weather, elevation, land areas, bordering states, and other statistical data.

In the heart of Kentucky, cradled in the foothills of the beautiful Appalachian Mountains, lies Berea, the Folk Arts and Crafts Capital. A unique town with a history steeped in diversity and art, and a bright future in outdoor adventure, sustainable living, and local products, Berea is.

Kentucky Bluegrass — also known as Poa pratensis or Common Meadow Grass — is the most popular planting grass in the United States. It can be found in lawns in every state because it can grow easily almost anywhere and can withstand cold temperatures.

You may be thinking, “I've seen a lot of grass and none of it's blue!". Central Kentucky Tours gives wonderful guided bourbon, Keeneland or Kentucky Derby tour to see the highlights of the Bluegrass Region. Horse Farm Tours Many of Kentucky’s most noted horse farms have welcomed visitors in the past if they were a part of a professional tour operator, but that has changed.

Jan 22,  · While Kentucky is known as 'the blue grass state', the use of the term in this title is the name of the horse. The story revolves around a colt born in Kentucky and named "Blue Grass".

and the training of the colt to win the Kentuck Derby. and how all of that affected the lives, fortunes and, relationships and romances of the people associated with the colt's race-track career/10(16). Define Bluegrass Region.

Bluegrass Region synonyms, Bluegrass Region pronunciation, Bluegrass Region translation, English dictionary definition of Bluegrass Region. also Blue·grass Country or Blue·grass Region Bourbon and springs in the Inner Bluegrass region of Kentucky; temporal and spatial scales of stream study in west-central.

In the foreground, a thoroughbred racehorse stands behind a plank fence. Kentucky is well know for its rolling Kentucky Bluegrass region, for horse breeding, and for its horse racing. In fact, Kentucky is home of the longest running annual horse race in the country, the Kentucky Derby.

The thoroughbred is the official horse of Kentucky. FIG. Divisions of the Blue Grass region of Kentucky as determined by outcrop pattern. The map shows only Ordovician outcrop, but the Outer Blue Grass, as commonly recognized, includes the area of Mid-Silurian and Mid-Devonian outcrop in the vicinity of Louisville and to the east and south.

The Bluegrass Region is perhaps Kentucky's most famous region, if not its most visited. This bucolic region is named for the coveted grass that suburban homeowners slave to get to grow on their lawns throughout the country. Though native to Eurasia, Kentucky bluegrass has become associated with the state, and it helps sustain the major local industry—Kentucky horse farms.

May 12,  · The “Blue Grass” region of Kentucky, as is well know, is considered the garden spot of the State. It is celebrated for the fertility of its soil, the beauty of its pastures, its flocks and blooded stock, and last, but not least, for the hospitality of its people and their table luxuries.

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Jun 06,  · "The Blue Grass Cook Book" was originally published in The author Minnie C. Fox, who was sister of John Fox, Jr, who wrote "The Little Shepherd of Kingdom Come" and many other novels, was born and lived in Bourbon County, Kentucky. Kentucky vacations are affordable.

From the majestic outdoors and family fun to cool city getaways, Kentucky is one of the best places to go on vacation. Housekeeping in the Blue Grass belongs in this category—an excellent example of regional cooking styles of the post-Civil War Midwest. Several hundred recipes compiled by the Ladies of the Presbyterian Church in Paris, Kentucky, to raise funds for the Missionary Society include a complete range of dishes from soup to nuts.

Contents Books About: Horse breeding, the cultures of tobacco and bourbon, the forms of architecture, the codes of the hunt, the traditions of gambling and dueling, convivial celebrations, regional foodways--all of these are ingredients in the folklife of the Inner Bluegrass Region .The introduction notes that the Blue Grass region of Kentucky is "considered the garden-spot of the State.

It is celebrated for the fertility of its soil, the beauty of its pastures and last, but not least, for the hospitality of its people and their table luxuries," which are then richly described in the book.Blue Grass, Minnesota, an unincorporated settlement in the United States Blue Grass, Virginia, an unincorporated settlement in the United States Bluegrass region .