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The Knox Countian

Volume 10 - 1998

Vol. 10 No. 1 - Spring 1998

  • The Louisville and Nashville Railroad in Knox County and Southeastern Kentucky, by Lucien Holmes
  • The Ely House: First Brick House in Knox County, by W.S. Hudson
  • Museum Bookshelf: Arvil Jones' Up Unto the Hills, reviewed by C.R. Mitchell; May Southworth's The Motorist's Luncheon Book, reviewed by M.J. Owens
  • First Museum Quilting Bee Project Finished, by Syd Robbins

Vol. 10 No. 2 - Summer 1998

  • Golden Memories: The Sawyers-Decker House, Part 1, by Richard Davis Golden
  • Italianate Style: The Sawyers-Decker House, by Charles Reed Mitchell
  • In Service to Union College: The Sawyers-Deckers Families, by Dorothy Elam Oxendine
  • Dinner at Daddy Deck's, by James S. Golden, Jr.
  • The Soldiers' and Sailors' Memorial Gymnasium and Other Early Union College Basketball Gymnasiums, by W.S. Hudson and C.R. Mitchell

Vol. 10 No. 3 - Fall 1998

  • October 9, 1988: Grand Opening and Dedication of the Knox Historical Museum, transcription of the speeches, by C.R. Mitchell
  • Golden Memories: The Sawyers-Decker House, Part 2, by Richard Davis Golden
  • Daddy Deck's Father, by James S. Golden, Jr.
  • Museum Bookshelf: Jess Carr's Intruder in the Wind, reviewed by C.R. Mitchell
  • More Owens House Ghost Stories, by Margaret Jean Owens
  • The First Impeached President: Barbourville Connections [Andrew Johnson], by C.R. Mitchell

Vol. 10 No. 4 - Winter 1998

  • Bell County Historical Society Museum, by Jerry Browning and C.R. Mitchell
  • The Narrows and Cumberland Ford, by Jerry Browning and C.R. Mitchell
  • General Index to The Knox Countian, Volumes 1 - 10
  • Silas Woodson, a portrait
  • Hiram Gray: Knox County Beekeeper, by Syd Robbins

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

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