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My Old Kentucky Home

My Old Kentucky Home Bardstown
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Stock #: 29337
Type: Postcard
Era: Chrome
City: Bardstown
State: Kentucky (KY)
County: Nelson
Publisher: Postal Color Corp.
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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A state shrine at Bardstown. The most famous of Kentucky's historical shrines is Federal hill known to millions of Americans as "My Old Kentucky Home." The home was built in 1795 by Judge john Rowan. It was here that Stephen Collins Foster, a cousin of Judge Rowan, received the inspiration to write "My Old Kentucky Home," "Old Black Joe" and many others.