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The Flashback #1: Glass Slides

These glass slides have been pulled from our archive room. Each one illustrates the deep-rootedness and long history of Hindman Settlement School, bringing color to …

DAR Spotlight

DAR Spotlight: Caroline Close Stuart American Revolutionaries

It is with much appreciation and admiration that we shine a spotlight on the Caroline Close Stuart Chapter NSDAR of Lake St. Louis, Missouri! Daughters …

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THE TRUE VALUE OF LOCAL FOOD

After the decline in the coal industry, Eastern Kentucky saw exponential growth in the local food system. For the first time in decades, people looked …

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UPK & Hindman Launch Appalachian Literary Imprint

In conjunction with their 75th Anniversary, the University of Kentucky Press and Hindman Settlement School collaborated to create the press’s first literary imprint, Fireside Industries. …

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AFTER-SCHOOL TRADITIONAL ARTS PROGRAMS EXPANDING

South Arts, a nonprofit organization based in Atlanta, Georgia, continues to support Hindman Settlement School through its ‘In These Mountains Central Appalachian Folk Arts and …