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The Ghostly Legends of Vinegar Hill
Landmark Report (2005)
  • Lynn E. Niedermeier, Western Kentucky University
Before the establishment of Western Kentucky University on its hilltop campus, the area was known as "Vinegar Hill," a rocky, overgrown, unsavory and haunted place. In 1912, an elderly African-American resident of the neighboring community of Jonesville recounted its ghostly history to a local newspaper reporter.
Publication Date
July, 2005
Publisher Statement
Adapted with permission from Landmark Report, July 2005.
Citation Information
Lynn E. Niedermeier. "The Ghostly Legends of Vinegar Hill" Landmark Report (2005)
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