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19th-century bourbon distillery found in Kentucky

A 19th century bourbon distillery has been found on the site of the Woodford Reserve Distillery near Versailles, Kentucky, on the site of the original Pepper distillery. Late this summer, archaeologists began excavating around the 1812 log cabin built by Elijah Pepper on a hill above Glenn's Creek, where the

Earliest Cherokee script example found in Kentucky cave

An archaeologist has found what could be the earliest known example of Cherokee script, in a cave in Kentucky. The illiterate Cherokee known as Sequoyah watched in awe as white settlers made marks on paper, convinced that these “talking leaves” were the source of white power and success. This inspired the

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