Mt. Zion,Kentucky

Mt. Zion,Kentucky Mt. Zion,Kentucky
Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 1901


 

Mt. Zion Baptist Church


 

Mt. Zion,Kentucky Mt. Zion,Kentucky

Free School,
Mt. Zion, 1901

James Leary's Store,
Zion Station, 1901

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In the Civil War, many rural Kentuckians had more fear of Guerillas than real troops. These self-appointed confederates' primary actions consisted of looting and thieving, as shown in this 1864 episode in Mt. Zion.

Yes, Pretty Boy Floyd really did rob the Mt.
Zion Bank.  Stories here and here.

  A really nice piece on Mt. Zion ran
in 1879, and can be read here.

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