Cynthiana Harrison County Museum

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Museum Address:

124 South Walnut St

Cynthiana,KY 41031

Mailing Address:

PO BOX 557

Cynthiana, KY 41031

Visit us Fridays & Saturdays 10am-4pm or by appointment.

Groups welcome!

Handicapped Accessible.

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Below is a listing of some of the important volumes available in the museum library.

You may also download this list here.

Museum Library

RATTLING SPURS AND BROAD-BRIMMED HATS, THE CIVIL WAR IN CYNTHIANA AND HARRISON COUNTY KENTUCKY by Bill Penn

DESTRUCTION OF RUDDLE’S AND MARTIN’S FORTS by Maude Ward Lafferty

HARRISON COUNTY, KENTUCKY: HISTORY AND FAMILIES, PUBLISHED BY THE HARRISON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY IN 2015

 

KENTUCKY REBEL TOWN BY WILLIAM PENN, UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2016 

HISTORIC RESEARCH AND COMMENTS CONCERNING THE COLEMAN-DESHA HOUSE by Elizabeth Newkirk

 

PICTORIAL HISTORY OF HARRISON COUNTY published by The Cynthiana Democrat, 1993

RAILROADS IN HARRISON COUNTY, KENTUCKY by George Slade

HISTORY OF BOURBON, SCOTT, HARRISON AND NICHOLAS COUNTIES, KENTUCKY edited by William Henry Perrin 1882

THE GRAVEYARD, NORTH MAIN STREET, CYNTHIANA, KENTUCKY by Judith and Melinda Rawlings expanded from a scrapbook created by George D. Slade, 1994

THE GRAVEYARD (OLD CEMETERY, NORTH MAIN ST., CYNTHIANA, KENTUCKY by George D. Slade 1994

WRITINGS OF COLONEL WILLIAM M. MOORE by Andrew Peak

LAROUX GILLESPIE’S LAND MAPS OF EARLY BOURBON COUNTY SETTLERS 1780-1820

FAMOUS KENTUCKY DUELS BY J. WINSTON COLEMAN, JR.

YESTERDAY IN KENTUCKY THE ANTIQUE TOOL COLLECTOR’S GUIDE TO VALUE BY RONALD S. BARLOW

SET OF THREE BOOKS ON KENTUCKY LEGENDS AND BLUELICKS

FOXFIRE 6 – (shoemaking, 100 toys and games, gourd banjos, song bows, wooden, locks, a water-powered sawmill and other affairs of just plain living)

FOXFIRE 2 – (ghost stories, spring wild plant foods, spinning and weaving, midwifing, burial customs, corn shuckin’s, wagon making and more affairs of just plain living)

FOXFIRE 4 – (fiddle making, spring houses, horse trading, sassafras tea, berry buckets, gardening, and further affairs of plain living)

 

THE FOXFIRE BOOK – (hog dressing, log cabin building, mountain crafts and foods, planting by the signs, snake lore, hunting tales, faith healing, moonshining, and other affairs of just plain living)

HISTORY OF KENTUCKY VOLUMES 1 AND 2 – BY LEWIS COLLINS 1874 – GIFT FROM CYNTHIANA/HARRISON PUBLIC LIBRARY, 1976 EDITION

COLLINS’ HISTORY OF KENTUCKY, PUBLISHED IN LOUISVILLE BY RICHARD H. COLLINS IN 1877;

 

LINCOLN LIBRARY OF ESSENTIAL INFORMATION, 1949, (VOLUME 1 AND 2)

ALL OF THE ABOVE VOLUME I GENEALOGY AND HISTORY LINEAL ANCESTORS OF ELIZABETH HUEY TAYLOR COOK BY RICHARD BALDWIN COOK

FORTS IN AMERICA BY HAROLD L. PETERSON

EARLY TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT BY ELMER L. SMIT

J.J. OSBORNE BOOK – INDEXED COURT RECORDS

HARRISON COUNTY, KENTUCKY; GENERAL INDEX TO MARRIAGES 1794-1893 BY PHILLIP A. NAFF (2 VOLUMES)

HARRISON COUNTY, KENTUCKY; GENERAL INDEX TO MARRIAGES 1894-1947 BY PHILLIP A. NAFF (2 VOLUMES)

MARRIAGE BONDS FILED IN HARRISON COUNTY, KENTUCKY 1794-1821 AND WARD FAMILY MARRIAGES 1849-1872

HARRISON COUNTY, KENTUCKY DEATH INDEX 1911-2000

HARRISON COUNTY, KENTUCKY U.S. SLAVE SCHEDULES AND INDEXES 1850 AND 1860

HARRISON COUNTY, KENTUCKY U.S. VETERANS SCHEDULES AND INDEXES 1890

HARRISON COUNTY, KENTUCKY WILLS 1795-1834

HARRISON COUNTY, KENTUCKY AFRICAN AMERICAN MARRIAGE INDEX 1825-1949 BY PHILLIP A. NAFF

E.E. BARTON PAPERS COLLECTION INDEX, PENDLETON COUNTY, KENTUCKY

CEMETERIES FROM THE FILES OF E. E. BARTON PRIOR TO 1938

PENDLETON COUNTY, KENTUCKY U.S. SLAVE SCHEDULES AND INDEXES 1850-1860

PENDLETON COUNTY, KENTUCKY DEATH INDEX 1911-2000

PENDLETON COUNTY, KENTUCKY U.S. VETERANS SCHEDULES AND INDEXES 1890

PENDLETON COUNTY, FUNERAL RECORD INDEXES; PEOPLES FUNERAL HOME

PENDLETON COUNTY, KENTUCKY MARRIAGE INDEX 1799-1843

PENDLETON COUNTY, KENTUCKY CENSUS INDEXES 1890-1930

PENDLETON COUNTY, KENTUCKY MARRIAGES 1798-1825 FROM ANCESTRY.COM

FALMOUTH OUTLOOK, PENDLETON COUNTY; BIRTHS 1907-1910 AND DEATHS 1907-1920 COMPILED BY DOUGLAS HARPER

PENDLETON COUNTY, KENTUCKY NEWSPAPER INDEXES; FALMOUTH OUTLOOK

FALMOUTH OUTLOOK, PENDLETON COUNTY, KENTUCKY INDEX OF DEATHS 1951-1979 COLLECTED BY MRS. RUBY ARNOLD AND COMPILED BY DOUGLAS HARPER

GRANT COUNTY KENTUCKY MARRIAGES 1820-1850

ROBERTSON COUNTY MARRIAGES 1867-1939

ROSY RED AND SHADES OF BLUE; FACTS, FUN, LORE, REMEDIES AND A LITTLE GENEALOGY

HARRISON COUNTY SCHOOL CENSUS WHITE SCHOOLS 1895-1896

HARRISON COUNTY SCHOOL CENSUS COLORED SCHOOLS 1896 AND 1906

HARRISON COUNTY SCHOOL CENSUS WHITE SCHOOLS 1897 AND 1900

HARRISON COUNTY SCHOOL CENSUS WHITE SCHOOLS 1905-1906 BOOK 4 AND 5 COMPILED BY CHARLENE WILSON

ONE ROOM SCHOOLS OF HARRISON COUNTY, KENTUCKY BOOK 1 AND 2 BY CHARLENE COONS WILSON

THE HANDYBOOK FOR GENEALOGISTS UNITED STATES OF AMERICA 10TH EDITION 2002

FIND PUBLIC RECORDS FAST – THE COMPLETE STATE, COUNTY AND COURTHOUSE LOCATOR EDITED BY MICHAEL L. SANKEY AND JAMES R. FLOWERS

SURVEY OF HISTORIC SITES IN KENTUCKY – BOONE COUNTY

THE VANISHING FLORENCE, KENTUCKY BY WILLIAM CONRAD

FLORENCE, KENTUCKY, THE FIRST CENTURY 1830-1930

THE HISTORY OF BOONE COUNTY SCHOOLS 1799-1982 COMPILED BY WILLIAM CONRAD

THE BOONE COUNTY (KY) RECORDER NEWS INDEX 1875-1880

THE BOONE COUNTY (KY) RECORDER NEWS INDEX 1881-1886

THE BOONE COUNTY (KY) RECORDER NEWS INDEX 1887-1900

THE BOONE COUNTY (KY) RECORDER NEWS INDEX 1901-1903

THE BOONE COUNTY (KY) RECORDER NEWS INDEX 1904-1906

THE BOONE COUNTY (KY) RECORDER NEWS INDEX 1907-1909

BOONE COUNTY, KENTUCKY MARRIAGE RECORD INDEX 1799-1870

MARRIAGES OF BOONE, CAMPBELL AND KENTON COUNTIES, KENTUCKY 1795-1850 (LISTED BY FEMALES)

MARRIAGES OF BOONE, CAMPBELL AND KENTON COUNTIES, KENTUCKY 1795-1850 (LISTED BY MALES)

BATTLE GROVE CEMETERY AND THE OLD CEMETERY (INFORMATION FROM THE FILES OF GEORGE SLADE)

CEMETERIES BOOK 1 – PARTIAL LISTING OF CEMETERIES IN HARRISON COUNTY AND SURROUNDING COUNTIES (INFORMATION FROM THE FILES OF GEORGE SLADE)

CEMETERIES BOOK 2 – PARTIAL LISTING OF CEMETERIES WITH SOME HISTORY – HARRISON COUNTY AND SURROUNDING COUNTIES (INFORMATION FROM THE FILES OF GEORGE SLADE)

 

SEARS, ROEBUCK AND CO. CONSUMERS GUIDE FALL 1909

SEARS, ROEBUCK AND CO. CONSUMERS GUIDE FALL 1900

THE SEARS, ROEBUCK AND CO. CATALOGUE 1902 EDITION

SEARS, ROEBUCK CATALOGUE 1897

1908 SEARS, ROEBUCK CATALOGUE