Published by the Kenton County Historical Society, Northern Kentucky Heritage is an award-winning magazine comprising articles of interest from the entire 10-county Northern Kentucky region!  It is now associated with the History and Geography Department of Northern Kentucky University, as well as the graduate school of Masters of Public History candidates.  The best of student research papers are now featured within its pages, as well as articles written by prominent local history authors.

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Editorial Board:

Karl J. Lietzenmayer, Senior Editor;W. Terry Averbeck, Circulation; Robert D. Webster, Design and Layout;James C. Kelly, Sheryn Labate, and Melinda Sartwell  Editors-at-large; Dr. Eric Jackson, and Dr. J.T. Spence, Editorial Board; Dr. Raymond Hebert, Thomas More College; Dr. James Ramage, and Dr. Andrea Watkins, Northern Kentucky University


INDEX TO ARTICLES

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INDEX


Previous Issues:

* Volume I, No. 1   
  - Riverside Renaissance: Covington’s Riverside District    Michelle Stamm
  - Pioneer Aviation in Grant County, Kentucky    John E. Leming, Jr.
  - Prof. Edward Strubel: Composer, Church Musician    Karl Lietzenmayer
  - Simon Kenton: A Brief History    Lawrence R. Borne

* Volume I, No. 2   
 
 - Kentucky’s Smallest County (Gallatin)    Carl Bogardus and Gypsy Gray
  - B.F.H. Hellebusch, Church Musician    Juliana Mattei Hellebusch
  - James “Pigmeat” Jarrett: A Story of the Blues    Carolyn Clark
  - Sam Hill Stories of John Uri Lloyd    Edited by: Mike Flannery
  - KY Orphan Brigade & Men from Grant County    John E. Leming, Jr.
  - African-American Elkdom and B.F. Howard of Covington    Ted Harris
  - A Kid Pleaser: Seckatary Hawkins of Robert Schulkers    July Findson

* Volume II, No. 1   
  - Northern Kentucky Covered Bridges    L.K. Patton
  - KKK Murder in Owen County    Thomas Fiske
  - More Sam Hills Stories of John Uri Lloyd    Edited by: Mike Flannery
  - J.T. Earle, Last Mayor of Latonia    Karl J. Lietzenmayer
  - Grave of a Forgotten Soldier (Pendleton Co.)    Herman Siebert, Jr.
 - Edward Everett Barton (Pendleton County)    Charles E. Barton 

Volume II, No. 2   
  - History of Carroll County    Mary Ann Gentry
  - Judge William S. Pryor    Thomas Fiske
  - More Sam Hills Stories of John Uri Lloyd    Edited by: Mike Flannery
  - A Look at Sears Houses in Northern Kentucky    Leah Konicki
  - Life & Death of Maj. Abram Wileman (Pendleton Co.)    Eric Nagle
  - William Arnold: First Sheriff of Grant County     Virgil Chandler, Jr.
  - Parks for the People in Northern KY (Part 1)    Dr. Joseph Gastright

Volume III, No. 1   
  - Newport, Kentucky (1795-1995)    Thomas Purvis
  - Ben Lucian Burman (1895-1984)    C. Harvey Gardiner
  - Germantown: Best Little Town in 2 Counties    J. Henderson & K. Hinson
  - Congressman Asa P. Grover    Thomas Fiske
  - Prehistory of Northern Kentucky    June Krantz
  - More Sam Hills Stories of John Uri Lloyd       Edited by: Mike Flannery

* Volume III, No. 2  
  - Streetcars in Northern Kentucky    Earl W. Clark, Jr.
  - Early Baseball     Bill Schneider
  - Musse’ de Venoge: A History Shared across the Ohio    Thomas Weaver
  - Daniel Henry Holmes (1816-1898)    Betty Nordheim
  - An International Edge: Kelly-Koett Co. (1903-1956)    John H. Boh
  - Bracken County & Brooksville Railroad    John E. Leming, Jr.
  - Parks for the People in Northern KY (Part 2)    Dr. Joseph Gastright

Volume IV, No. 1   
  - Agriculture in Bracken County    Stephen Appleman
  - Education in Augusta, KY    Stephen Appleman
  - Augusta Jail (1803)    Jack Weiss
  - Gen. William Orlando Butler (1791-1880)    Mary Ann Gentry
  - Lewis Vallandingham: 15-yr-old Soldier    R. Vallandingham and T. Fiske
  - From St. Nicholas to Santa Claus - How it Started    Dr. Carl Bogardus
  - Kentucky’s First Woman Dentist (Carroll Co.)    Dr. Carl Bogardus
  - Covington’s Bavarian Brewery    Leah Konicki, AICP

Volume IV, No. 2   
  - Mason County Museum    Jean Calvert and Sue Ellen Grannis
  - Kenton Hills Pottery    Nick and Marilyn Nicholson
  - Boone County’s Carlton District (Rabbit Hash)    Caitlyn and Calllie Clare
  - Orangeburg, Mason County - 200 Years    Edyth Ryan
  - Southgate School, Newport (1866-1955)    Ted Harris
  - Bicentennial History of Bracken County    John E. Leming, Jr.
  - Murder of Henry B. Vallandingham (Owen Co.)    Thomas Fiske

Volume V, No. 1   
  - Stewart Iron Works: A Kentucky Centennial Co.    Karl Lietzenmayer
  - Dinsmore Homestead (Boone Co.)    Gail Chastang
  - Preston Plantation/Delia Webster (Trimble Co.)    Pam and Paul Venard
  - General Charles Scott (1739-1813)    Dr. Carl Bogardus

Volume V, No. 2
  - John Roberts Coppin: The Family & Company    Karl J. Lietzenmayer
  - Fleming County’s Most Horrible Rail Accident (1907)    Wade Coope
  - John Marshall & the Western Country    Irwin Rhodes
  - Bracken Co. & the Great Slave Escape of 1848    John E. Leming, Jr.
  - Drifting & Dreaming: Haven Gillespie, Songwriter    William Frost
  - Collision of Steamboats “United States” & “America”    Dr. Carl Bogardus

Volume VI, No. 1   
  - Latonia Racetrack (1883-1939)    Dr. James ClaypooL
  - James Tandy Ellis: Sage of Ghent, KY    William Rouse Jillson
  - “Chronic Want” of Cincinnati: A Southern Railroad    Dr. Paul Tenkotte
  - Mayoral Power & Gov. Revolution in Covington    J.T. Spence, AICP
  - Pendleton County: A Bicentennial Celebration    Mildred Belew
  - Newport Barracks: Forgotten Military Installation    Dr. Joseph Donnelly
  - Carrollton’s Glauber Shoe Store    George Harper
 - Piatts: Early Boone County Family    Robert Rankin & Margaret Blakely

Volume VI, No. 2   
  - Ft. Thomas Military Post    Betty Daniels
  - St. Elizabeth Hospital - 125 Years    Patricia McMillen
  - The Montagues in America    Nancy Montague Grall
  - Underground Railroad in Covington    Ted Harris
  - Grandma’s House: New Twist in Genealogy    Diane Neibert
  - River Steamers of Coney Island    Dr. Carl Bogardus

Volume VII, No. 1   
  - Steamboats (Part 1)    Dr. Carl Bogardus
  - Revolutionary War Battle: Martin’s Station    Henry Don Lee
  - Caleb Powers - His Association with Goebell    W. Sherman Oxendine
  - Dayton, KY: A Brief History of 150 Years    Charles Tharp
  - Navigation Lights on the Ohio River    Dr. Carl Bogardus

Volume VII, No. 2   
  - Odd Fellows Hall, Covington    Karl J. Lietzenmayer
  - Russell Family Legacy (Maysville)    Marion Russell & Mary R. Anderson
  - Regional Historic Structures    Karl J. Lietzenmayer
  - Banking in Kentucky (1802-1835)     Lisa V. Barrett
  - My Life on the Steamboat “Majestic”    Garrett Neal Reynolds
  - The Covington Turners    James T. Bradley

Volume VIII, No. 1   
  - Reconstruction of the Roebling Bridge     Dr. Joseph Gastright
  - Ellis Crawford & Behringer-Crawford Museum    Lorna Petty Harrell
  - Who Killed William Goebel?    Norman Snider
  - Camp Nelson: Its Role in the Civil War    Dr. W. Stephen McBride
  - The Kroger Story    George Laycock
  - Kenton County Public Library    Cox, Onkst, Carroll & Carson
  - Ancestors Married in Gretna Green?    Barbara Keyser Garguillo

Volume VIII, No. 2   
 
 - Artist Leon Lippert    Thomas Lippert
  - Lt. Stephen G. Sharp, CSA    John Marshall Prewitt
  - Historic Preservation in Northern Kentucky    Karl J. Lietzenmayer
  - Jimmy Lee Eldred: Teaching Piano 60 Years    Karl J. Lietzenmayer
  - Old Kentucky Watering Places    William Coleman & James Kelly
  - Formation of Robertson County     Anjanette Gifford

Volume IX, No. 1   
 
 - Stanley F. Reed: Supreme Court Justice    Genevieve Hill
  - Riverside Assailed: Turning Point of a City    Karl J. Lietzenmayer
  - Ludlow, KY (1864-1964 and Beyond)    City of Ludlow and NKH Staff
  - Latonia Springs    Dr. Joseph Gastright
  - Urban Row Houses in Northern Kentucky     Alexandra K. Weldon
  - John R. Coppins Photographs     Staff

Volume IX, No. 2  
 
 - Great Escapes: The Underground Railroad    Diane Perrine-Coon
  - Perryville Battle - the Aftermath    Stuart Sanders
  - Historic Structures    NKH Staff
  - Early Homesteads in Ft. Thomas    Betty M. Daniels
  - The Distillery at Petersburg (Part 1)    Matthew Becher

Volume X, No. 1   
  - Cathedral Basilica of Covington     Karl J. Lietzenmayer
  - Frank Duveneck, Painter & Teacher    Lisa Gillham & Karl Lietzenmayer
  - The Distillery at Petersburg (Part 2)    Matthew Becher
  - Escape from Indian Captivity: Mary Ingles    A. Eckert & J. Ingles

Volume X, No. 2   
  - Big Bone Lick: Jefferson and Lewis & Clark    Don Clare
  - Louisiana Purchase and Eastern Legacy    Karl J. Lietzenmayer
  - York: The Slave Who Went With Lewis & Clark     Karl J. Lietzenmayer
  - Nine Young Men from Kentucky    George H. Yater
  - George Shannon: One of the Nine Men From KY    Carolyn S. Denton
  - Civil War Spy Discovered in Covington    Bernie Becker
  - Washington, KY’s Duke-Coburn House    Karl J. Lietzenmayer

Volume XI, No. 1   
 
 -Villa Madonna Acad. & Benedictines    T. Wolking, OSB and J. Schwartz
  - Silver Grove - Not a Company Town    Betty Daniels
  - Civil War Hospitals in Covington    Jack Simon
  - Margaret Garner - Why Did She Do It?    Eileen Gaston
  - Abolitionists Arthur and James Thome    Caroline Miller
  - Hooper Battery: Civil War Site Preserved    Staff

Volume XI, No. 2  
  - Pompilio’s Restaurant    Michael R. Sweeney
  - The Brownings: Maysville Family    Elizabeth “Liz” Comer
  - Death of Representative William P. Taulbee    Caroline Miller
  - First Steamboat on the Western Waters    J.H.B. Latrobe
  - The Real Story of Sacagawea    Phyllis Yeager
  - Background of Kentucky History    Robert S. Cotterill

Volume XII, No. 1   
  - Covington’s Baker-Hunt Foundation    Whitson & Jacobs
  - A 19th Century Irish-American Hero    Hal Douglas Burge
  - The Gaines Tavern, Walton, KY     Elizabeth “Liz” Comer
  - Slavery & Two Families: Gaines & Garner    Ruth Brunings
  - National Underground Railroad Freedom Center    Staff
  - Slavery & Aftermath in Boone County    Paul Tanner
  - John Griffin Carlisle    John H. Boh

Volume XII, No. 2   
 
 - Henry Bruce and Gen. John Hunt Morgan     Stephen McMurtry
  - Defense of Cincinnati & Legacy of William Hooper     Kenneth Crawford
  - May’s Lick (Mason County)    Lynn David and Liz Comer

Volume XIII, No. 1   
  - Industrialists: Droege and Bogenschutz    Edmondson, Droege & Deters
  - Devou Park    P. Andrew Spoor
  - Politics and Hatfield & McCoy Feud    Bethany Richter

Volume XIII, No. 2   
  - R.A. Jones Manufacturing Company     V. de los Reyes and K. Hemmert
  - Burlington’s Cornfield Edison: Frank S. Milburn    Matthew Becher
  - Lurking Rebels: Civilian Arrests in Harrison County    William Penn

Volume XIV, No. 1   
  - Covington’s Monte Casino    Robert D. Webster
  - Postmarked Covington    Janet Klug
  - Country Stores    Diane Perrine-Coon
  - St. Paul Church    Robert Langenderfer
  - Black Brigade    Alvin L. Bartlett
  - Kuchle Family    Carol Kuchle Whitehead

Volume XIV, No. 2   
  - William Clark at Big Bone Lick, KY (1807)    Donald E. Clare, Jr.
  - St. Mary of the Assumption Church    Joshua L. Lange
  - Selling a Dream: The Founding of NKU    Melinda Sartwell
  - The Balcony is Closed    Robert D. Webster
  - Chester F. Geaslen: NKY’s First 20th Cen. Historian    James A. Ramage
  - Mountain Island: A Free Black Community    Chris Melfi

Volume XV, No. 1   
  - J.H. Kruse: War & the Terrible Threateners    Lisa Gilham
  - Separated at Birth: The McDonald Bros Courthouses    Matthew Becher
  - Lustron Living    Kim A. O’Connell

Volume XV, No. 2   
  - The Winstons and Their Legacy    Erica Wagner
  - Earthquakes and Northern Kentucky    Robert D. Webster
  - Holy Cross High School: 86 Years of Change     Robert Knox
  - The Kentucky Raid: The Cassopolis Outrage    Debian Marty
  - No Halloween: Harrison Co. Spanish Influenza of 1918    Philip Naff
  - W.S. Haviland: Cynthiana Civil War Damage Claims    William A. Penn
  - Old Kentontown Church (Robertson Co.)    James G. Dempsey

Volume XVI, No. 1   
  - Before the Age of Steam – Flatboats    Dr. Carl Bogardus
  - Captain Henry M. Shreve     Dr. Carl Bogardus
  - Cornerstone of a Community: History of W. Covington    Ron Einhaus
  - Military Assessment of the Battle of Blue Licks    Eric J. Walter
  - Simon Girty: A Short Biography    Eric J. Walter
  - Henry Watterson: Crusading Newspaperman    Eric J. Walter
  - Morgan Academy: Burlington’s Earliest    Gina Russ
  - Irish Immigrants of the 19th Century (Harrison Co.)    Philip Naff

Volume XVI, No. 2   
  - Lafayette: His Remarkable Life    Karl J. Lietzenmayer
  - From Germany to Covington: History of the Sisters of Notre Dame
                                                                Sister Joan Terese Niklas, SND
  - Survey of German Settlement Properties: 4 Mile Creek   Betty Daniels
  - Northern Kentucky Medal of Honor Recipients    Jack Wessling

Volume XVII, No. 1   
  - Ormsby M. Mitchel: the 19th Century Carl Sagan    Karl J. Lietzenmayer
  - The Know-Nothings    J.T. Spence
  - Mary Ingles: Truth and Myth    James Duvall
  - Juliet Miles: Female Conductor in the Borderlands    Caroline Miller
  - Covington’s Seminary Square and the Todd-Bradford House
                                                                              Jonathan Meyer
  - Abe and Us: Abraham Lincoln & Northern KY/Greater Cincinnati
                                                                              Paul A. Tenkotte
  - Edwin Forrest: America’s Great Shakespearian Actor    Jack Wessling

Volume XVII, No. 2  
  - The Bravest of Them All: Legend of Sam Bowman    John M. Lucas
  - History & Haunting of 44 Licking Pike, Campbell Co.    Crystal Cruze
  - An American Nurse - Hidden from the Enemy by the Enemy
                                                                                    Caroline Miller
  - Recent Roebling Research: Roebling in Cincinnati    Don H. Tolzmann
  - Wendling Printing Company—A Family Affair    Betty Daniels
  - Mother of God Choral Club: A 70-Year Covington Tradition Disbanded
                                                                                 Karl Lietzenmayer

Volume XVIII, No. 1   
  - Lily’s Chocolate Shop: An Immigrant’s Legacy     Chris & Ron Einhaus
  - Lagoon Amusement Park: Northern Kentucky’s Victorian Playground
                                                                                 David Schroeder
  - Michael Cassidy (1755-1829): Fleming Co.    Mary Ann Wainscott
  - Schwab, Koehnken, Grimm: Master Organ Builders     Karl  Lietzenmayer
  - Frederick M. Jones: Mechanic and Engineer Extraordinaire
                                                                            Sheryn Labate

  - The Church in Chains    Analisa Mason
  - Private Tutors and Educating Girls: Dinsmore Homestead and other
      Affluent Southern Farms/Plantations (1800-1850)    Gina Russ

Volume XVIII, No. 2   
  - A Home of Our Own: Suburb of Ft. Mitchell    Tenkotte and Hartke
  - An Incredible Era: James K. Copenhaver and His Legacy: A History of
        the Holmes High School Band     Robert D. Webster
  - Newport Steel Mill: A Long History of Manufacture    Karl Lietzenmayer
  - An Immeasurable Legacy: Ernst Family of No. KY    Clare Poynter
  - M.C. Motch, Jewelers: A Kentucky Centennial Company: A Search for
       the Company and Family Stories    Karl J. Lietzenmayer

 

Volume XIX, No. 1  
  - Cincinnati Union Terminal    Sheryn Labate
  - Civil War Women of Valor    Gina Russ
  - Sylvester Victor Eifert: Organist, Teacher (1880-1955)    Anne Herbert
  - Powhatan Beaty: Unsung Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient
                                                                                   Wikipedia Entry
  - Fedders Family: 4 Generations/Fedders Feed Co.     Karl J. Lietzenmayer

Volume XIX, No. 2   
  - Pioneers of Progress: The Southgate Family (Part 1)    Melinda Sartwell
  - The Peculiar Institution of Augusta College    Teri Horsley
  - Back to Their Roots: Northern Kentucky Wineries    Andrea Dee
  - Rope Walks & the Bonte Company of Dayton, KY     Gretchen Gauldin
  - Ante-Bellum Politics    Karl J. Lietzenmayer
  - African-American Boy Scout Troops in No. KY    Theodore H. H. Harris

Volume XX, No. 1  
  - In This Sign We Conquer, The Rebirth of the Cox Building, Maysville
                                                                Orloff G. Miller, Ph.D.
  - The War of 1812 and Kentucky     Karl J. Lietzenmayer
  - Pioneers of Progress: The Southgate Family (Part 2)    Melinda Sartwell
  - The Sherman Tavern on the Dry Ridge Trace    Barbara Brown
  - The Love of Christ Impels Us: A Bicentennial History of the Sisters of
        Charity of Nazareth in Northern KY    David E. Schroeder, MA, MSLS

Volume XX, No. 2   
  - Albert B. “Happy” Chandler: Ky’s Huey Long    Karl J. Lietzenmayer
  - My Dear Mollie    James Ott
  - William B. Phillips: Maysville Community Leader    Stephen Oldfield
  - Frank Bezold General Merch.: A 100-Year Legacy   Tracy DeBellevue
  - Bowling in Northern Kentucky    Robert D. Webster
  - Was Melody of Star Spangled Banner Really A Drinking Song?    Staff

  - Tragedy on I-71: Carrollton Bus Crash 25 Yrs Later    Robert Webster

Volume XXI, No. 1   
 
 - Early Northern Kentucky Settlements and the Battle of Blue Licks
                                                            Robert D. Webster
  - The Sells' Kentucky Long Rifle    Caroline Miller
  - Pioneers of Progress: The Southgate Family (Part 3)    Melinda Sartwell
  - The American Whig Party in No. Kentucky    J.T. Spence, PhD., AICP
  - The Role of Religion in the Committee of 500 and its Effects on
          Newport, Kentucky's Civic Progress    Matt Yagle
  - Mason County: Reinvented for Relevance    Jeff Steller
  - Stairways to Salvation     S. Winslow, with A. Boehringer

Volume XXI, No. 2   
- The Late Governor William Goebel    Marianne C. Walker
- Park Hills, Kentucky: An Idyllic Suburb    Iris Spoor
- Devou Park: Beginnings    J. Kreinbrink and D. VonStrohe
- The Moonshines on My Old Kentucky Home    Abigail Quiroa
- Ed Schneider: A Northern Kentuckian Soaring Above the Clouds
                                                            Robert Langenderfer
- Ghost Ship of Boone County    NKH Staff
- "Toto, We're Not in Napa Valley Anymore": The Viticulture Industry on
        Prospect Hill, Covington, Kentucky    David Breetzke

Volume XXII, No. 1   
- A Ride Out Madison Pike, Kenton County    Robert D. Webster
- Godfrey Nicholas Frankenstein: Scenic Artist    Robert D. Webster
- Augusta Trappers to Western Mountain Men     Caroline R. Miller
- The Great Diamond Swindle     Karl Lietzenmayer
- Morgan's Raid of July 2nd to 26th, 1863: Its Effects and Significance
                                                                Charles E. Stevenson, Jr.
- Ancient History Lesson: Giant Concrete Arrows Stretch Across America
                                                                  Lawrence McClanahan

Volume XXII, No. 2

- Gateway City: Covington, Ky, 1815-2015 (Part 1)    Paul Tenkotte
- Dr. George Sperti: NKY’s Extraordinary 20th Century Inventor
                                                                    Bridget Striker
- Margaret Mitchell’s Editor: John Marsh – husband and Maysville native
                                                                       Marianne Walker
- A Lieutenant of the fighting Sixth: Jules Garesche Ord    James Ott
- The Rugby: More than Just a Building    William T. Stolz

Volume XXIII, No. 1   
- Apples of Gold in Pictures of Silver: NKU Students Unearth Lost History
        of the Clermont (Parker) Academy    M. Kelley and K. C. Lackey
- Gateway City: Covington, KY (Part 2)    Paul Tenkotte
- The Underground Railroad Emerges in Southwest Ohio and Kentucky:
          A Historiography of the Movement    Dr. Eric R. Jackson
- A Prehistory of Northern Kentucky    Robert D. Webster

Volume XXIII, No. 2   
- Christopher Gist in Northern Kentucky?     Robert D. Webster
- When Covington, KY Executed and Innocent Man:
          The Legal Lynching of John Montjoy    Katie Bramell
- Westside: Covington's Unofficial Forgotten Community
                                                    Christopher Harris and Kevin Karp

Volume XXIV, No. 1   
-Lewis Craig, Washington, KY, and the Great Awakening    David Ivory
- Henry Stanbery: Defender of a President    Karl Lietzenmayer
- King Cholera in Covington, KY (1832-1873)    Arnold Taylor
- Louisville Slugger: From Hillerick's Wood Shop to Making Bats
                                                                        Karl Lietzenmayer
- Will Radcliff: Slush Puppy Founder was from Dayton, KY    Michael Monks
- The Perils of My Aunt Pauline & the Powder Puff Derby
                                                Terry Cummins, with Karl Lietzenmayer

Volume XXIV, No. 2   
- Resurrection: Rebirth of the Rabbit Hash General Store
                                                                            Robert D. Webster
- The Siege of Cincinnati and the Struggle for the Bluegrass State
                                                                            Taylor Kessen
- The World of William Longstreet: Ideals, Politics, and the Underbelly of
             Covington's City Manager System           Gregory Warner
- Speers Memorial Hospital: Cornerstone of the Dayton, Kentucky                Community                                            Courtney Neltner

Kenton County Historical Society

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Covington, KY  41012