From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (main entry)

School Libraries in Christian County, KY

Christian County had the first school libraries for Kentucky Negro children in 1892 and the first for Negro teachers in 1898. For more see Library Service to African Americans in Kentucky, by R. F. Jones.


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NKAA Source: Library service to African Americans in Kentucky, from the Reconstruction Era to the 1960s

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“School Libraries in Christian County, KY,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed April 1, 2023,

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