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Dixiana Farm

This postcard was purchased in the same set as yesterday’s Blessing of the Hounds. Dixiana Farm was founded in 1877 and became one of the premier thoroughbred operations of its time. 45 more words

Moments In Time

Come Along on A Tour of Ashland

YOU ARE HERE -> 1950s-1980s

From 1950 through the 1980s Lorraine Seay welcomed guests to Ashland at her desk in the front hall where registration was required or, in the case of large groups, she would greet them from the front doorstep.  580 more words


Blessing of the Hounds

I was a little surprised when I saw that this postcard was a depiction of a Fox Hunt taking place in Lexington, Kentucky. I was certain I had obtained a British postcard! 67 more words

Moments In Time

Henry Clay's Paradise

YOU ARE HERE -> up to 1852

Named for the towering ash trees growing there, Henry Clay’s Ashland was no ordinary home.  Because of Clay’s prominence and the fact that he cherished and spoke often of his estate in Kentucky, Ashland became nationally known and an inseparable part of Clay’s public identity.  595 more words


Maria Henson and the Ethics of Covering Domestic Abuse

Since my college courses just got underway this semester, I spent this past weekend getting involved in activities on campus, doing early homework and hanging out with friends I hadn’t seen all summer. 774 more words

Domestic Abuse

Two Slain Nuns, Lexington, KY

Authorities said robbery may have been the motive in stabbing deaths of two nuns.

CHR Comment: The article includes  much about the service of these two dedicated Christian women who worked as nurses in Lexington, KY. 8 more words

Modern Church