The Morgan Academy
On Bullittsville Road, next to old cemetery
Built c. 1857. Previously operated as Boone Academy, since 1814
A short history of the Morgan Academy is here. (pdf)
The Rising Sun Times visits the academy in 1835. Their story is here.
Boone Academy changed to Morgan Academy.
Boone Academy, Burlington,Ky
You can find the Academy at the north end of this 1883 map.
Burlington School, opened in 1911
The Burlington High School teams were the “Burlington Tomcats,”
at some point, but were the Burlington Eagles in 1954, at the time of the merger into BCHS.
Girls & Boys Basketball Teams, 1918
|Going Home from School, 1917||Burlington Conservation Club, c. 1950. Key.|
There's a profusely illustrated history book on Burlington, in
the Arcadia Images of America Series. You can buy it
from Amazon at the link below: