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Volume 14 - 2002

Vol. 14 No. 1 - Spring 2002

  • Randall "Scotty" Hudson and the Blue Rays Orchestra: A Big Band Sound in a Small Community, by Charles Reed Mitchell
  • The Perils of City Government: Thomas Jefferson Pitzer, by Charles Reed Mitchell
  • Ernest Grisham and the Union College Band, by Charles Reed Mitchell

Vol. 14 No. 2 - Summer 2002

  • Stars Over the Mountains, Corbin Actors and Other Regional Television, Radio and Movie Celebrities, by Margaret Jean Owens and Charles Reed Mitchell
  • Dr. Archibald Leger and the Shootout at Poplar Creek, by Pauline Leger Alford and Charles Reed Mitchell
  • Visiting Knox County in the 1880s, by Mildred Cass Beason
  • The Adonijah Fox Homestead and Cemetery
  • Up the Creek with Dr. Arch Leger, A Story of a Storyteller's Obsession, by Charles Reed Mitchell
  • Museum Bookshelf: The Mouse Hunter: A West Virginia Memoir, by Gaynelle Straight Malesky with Lann A. Malasky; reviewed by Randy Bacon

Vol. 14 No. 3 - Fall 2002

  • Restored Wilderness Road Opens at Cumberland Gap, by Charles Reed Mitchell
  • Knox Countians at War, World War II: Clinton Mills, by Michael C. Mills and Charles Reed Mitchell
  • Museum Bookshelf: Dark and Bloody Ground, by Mary Bolte; reviewed by Margaret Jean Owens;
  • Kentucky's Civil War, 1860-1865, Vol. 1, reviewed by Charles Reed Mitchell
  • Scott New on History and the American Character Kudzu, by Charles Reed Mitchell

Vol. 14 No. 4 - Winter 2002

  • The Barbourville Volunteer Fire Department, Part 1: Early Fire Fighting and the Origin of the Company, by Charles Reed Mitchell
  • Mr. Fire Department: Bert Churchill, by Freida Churchill LeRoy, Richard Churchill LeRoy, Marjorie Churchill Kirk, and Charles Reed Mitchell
  • Where We Lived, Growing Up in the Churchill Household, by Marjorie Stuart Churchill Kirk
  • A Brief History of Meadow Creek Community (1933), by C.A. Johnson

Note: Most articles without author attribution are by the editor or compilations from older texts

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