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History of Harrodsburg Told Through Photographs
Local authors team up on new book about Harrodsburg's history
Harrodsburg is the oldest permanent settlement west of the Allegheny
Mountains and was founded in 1774 by James Harrod. Harrodsburg covers the city limits from the late 1770s to the early 1960s and provides images from the Armstrong Collection, the Harrodsburg Historical Society, the Mercer County Public Library, and the Kentucky Historical Society.
Within these pages, experience and explore Harrodsburg during the pivotal era at the beginning of the great commonwealth—
Highlights of Harrodsburg:
• Old Fort Harrod
• Fairs and parades
Available at area bookstores, independent retailers, and online retailers, or through Arcadia Publishing at www.arcadiapublishing.com or
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With more than 6,000 local history titles published to date, Arcadia Publishing is the leading publisher of local and regional history in the United States. Widely recognized sepia books feature hundreds of vintage historical images.