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Knox Countian features Governor James D. Black

The winter issue of the Knox Historical Museum's quarterly magazine, The Knox Countian, is now available for purchase at the Museum or the Advocate, both located in Barbourville, or via the online Museum Store at The cost per magazine at the museum or Advocate is $3 while the cost via the website is $3 plus 6 percent sales tax and a $1.25 shipping fee.

The following lists the major content of Vol. 26 No. 4:

  • Governor James D. Black and the Kentucky Gubernatorial Election of 1919, by C.R. Mitchell
  • A Biographical Sketch of James D. Black, by William Sherman Oxendine
  • George Washington West: History and Exploits of Notorious George, by Archie B. West
  • Cannon Elementary School, by Jakalyn Jackson
  • Meet the Museum Staff:  [1] Wayne Adams
  • Museum Additions

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