Inhabited by early Mound Builders; was hunting ground for Shawnee, Cherokee and others when Europeans settled here in 18th cen.; infamous for bloody battles with Amerindians when pioneers moved through on way west; was divided by slavery during Civil War.

Quick Facts on Kentucky

Go Historic ID
240823
Coordinates
37.8393330° N, 84.2700180° W  map

Table of Contents

  1. Overview of Kentucky ← you are here
  2. Interactive Map of Kentucky
  3. Historic Sites and Landmarks in Kentucky (3,319)

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Place ID
240823
Title
Kentucky, USA