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51 Historical Facts That Sound Like Huge Lies But Are Actually True

51 Historical Facts That Sound Like Huge Lies But Are Actually True why is this a picture of Cate Blanchett playing Elizabeth the First and not one of these facts is about Elizabeth?!?!?

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snake handling in Appalachia

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The Courier Journal newspaper the day after the April 3, 1974 tornado's hit…

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"Check Day Line Outside the Post Office, Manchester, Clay County, KY 1977" A…

Speak Your Piece: Why Regions Fail | Daily Yonder | Keep It Rural

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Poorest Counties in Kentucky | appalachian mountains poorest counties kentucky

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Frontier Nursing Service, FNS, photo, Leslie County, KY. EFTforChristians.com

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Best Rally Roads: Pinnacle Overlook in Middlesboro, Kentucky

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Chief Red Bird, Clay County, Kentucky Son of a fur trader, he proved the tribes to be capable people. He was present as a translator when they made a treaty to move to the west in the Carolinas and later Chief Red Bird went into hiding after getting stabbed in the back.

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Chief RedBird Totsuwha Arron Brock (1721 - 1820) - Find A Grave Photos

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"A Kentucky mountain woman is here shown enjoying a book brought by a WPA pack horse librarian, 1930s in Whitley County, KY.

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Middlesboro Kentucky 1929 Where KY, TN and VA meet

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Cumberland River Flood Pineville, Ky 2015

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Broadway looking east from Brook Street, Louisville, KY, 1937 Flood. [Subject Photograph Collection, FLO-253]

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Berea College: A Phantom Runner, Undying Tragedies, and the Ghostly Tour Guide Tucked away in the Kentucky woods, this obscure liberal arts college houses quite a few phantoms. As with so many other colleges, many of these hauntings are said to originate from tragic happenings in the school’s past. Still, it also has its odd, inexplicabl

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Dr. Pierce Martin, the coal-company doctor, stops by to see young baby which he delivered. Kentucky Straight Creek Coal Company, Belva Mine, Four Mile, Bell County, Kentucky.

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Made from tobacco sacks : In Grandmother's Day | Old-Time Happy Housewifery

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People on bank of creek near Grayson after baptism. KY. 19--?. Kentuckiana Digital Library.

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Coal mining in Eastern #Kentucky

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This is a view of Loretta Lynn's house in Butcher Holler Kentucky. This area of Kentucky is famous for it's coal mines, hard working people, astounding poverty, and Loretta Lynn.

Loretta Lynn Coal Miner's Daughter Home Butcher Holler Kentucky

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Hundreds trapped overnight on Kentucky interstate

5 March 2015 - Winter Storm Thor: Record Two-Day Snowstorm - Cars remain on Interstate 65 southbound, after being stranded on the hill to Elizabethtown, Kentucky., the previous evening. A storm dumped up to 21 inches of snow. (Photo: Pat McDonogh, The (Louisville, KY) Courier-Journal)

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Butcher Holler...birthplace of Loretta Lynn

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Old Slave House in Lexington, Kentucky

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Mountaineers crossing the Kentucky River over swinging bridge, carrying their supplies home from Jackson, Breathitt County, Kentucky 8a43189u

Mountaineers crossing the Kentucky River over swinging bridge, carrying their supplies home from Jackson, Breathitt County, Kentucky 8a43189u

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Kentucky 1901

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