Native American Tribes of Kentucky: Forgotten History

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As a historian, I am drawn to the untold stories of our past. One such narrative is the rich history of the Native American tribes of Kentucky. This land, whose name means “land of tomorrow,” holds countless stories of these tribes. One such tale involves the bison, a creature central to their lives. An old … Read more

Where Did Indians Live in Kentucky? – Exploring Historic Residences

Where Did Indians Live in Kentucky

I’ve always found fascination in the rich, varied, and often tragic narratives of indigenous people. One cold winter’s evening, while sifting through the annals of time, I happened upon an old map. This wasn’t just any map but a cartographer’s sketch from the early 17th century of what is now Kentucky. It depicted numerous tribal … Read more