"The Derby's On!"
Celebrate Kentucky Derby weekend with a newly relaunched section of the Governor's Office website archives.
This section highlights Derby activities of the Governor's Office. Highlights include photos of events, images of the Governor's Commemorative Derby posters, links to the Governor's Derby Breakfast, and an audio clip from Governor Patton in 2003 and a video of former First Lady Glenna Fletcher from 2006
2013 Kentucky Archives Institute
The 29th annual Kentucky Archives Institute is scheduled for June 21, 2013, at the Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives, 300 Coffee Tree Road, Frankfort. The Institute, sponsored by the Friends of Kentucky Public Archives, Inc., provides information for scholars, general researchers, and genealogists interested in archival research.
Featured speakers at this year's event include Nancy Richey of Western Kentucky University; Kandie Adkinson of the Secretary of State’s Land Office; Walter Bowman, Kari May of the Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives. Participants will also have the opportunity to tour the Kentucky State Archives.
2013 Kentucky Archives Institute Registration Information
May 18th--KDLA Celebrates Armed Forces Day
Fort Knox trainees, 1948-1952Source: Public Information Photo Collection, Public Records Division--Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives
May is Get Caught Reading Month
Get Caught Reading is a national campaign to promote the joys of reading for the fun of it - for readers of all ages. Find your next title in the KDLA Catalog.
This library is a congressionally designated depository for U.S. Government documents. Public access to the government documents collection is guaranteed by public law. (Title 44 United States Code)
Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives
An agency of the Education and Workforce Development Cabinet
P.O. Box 537
300 Coffee Tree Road
Frankfort, KY 40602-0537