Recovering a Lost Kentucky Community
||Boyd, Douglas A.|
||Brundage, W. Fitzhugh|
|Series title:||Kentucky Remembered: an Oral History Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||University Press of Kentucky|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $24.95|
| Book Description: |
A small neighborhood in northern Frankfort, Kentucky, Crawfish Bottom was located on fifty acres of swampy land along the Kentucky River. "Craw's" reputation for vice, violence, moral corruption, and unsanitary conditions made it a target for urban renewal projects that replaced the neighborhood with the city's Capital Plaza in the mid-1960s.
Douglas A. Boyd's Crawfish Bottom: Recovering a Lost Kentucky Community traces the evolution of the controversial community that...