Food, Glorious Food!
Jan 24th, 2020
Food is one of the necessities of life. It is no surprise that Library Special Collections—which documents the Commonwealth’s culture—has quite a few items related to...Read More
Jan 21st, 2020
A rare and apparently unrecorded broadside, recently acquired by the Department of Library Special Collections, describes a public meeting in Hickman, Kentucky. From this meeting,...Read More
Barrels, Mash and Sugar
Jan 17th, 2020
The “Great Experiment” began on January 17, 1920, the day the Volstead Act took effect in the United States. Better known as Prohibition, it banned the production, sale...Read More