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Learn-To-Swin Course at Joyland 1
2013 Black History Month Virtual Exhibit
  • Reinette F. Jones, University of Kentucky
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John C. Wyatt Lexington Herald-Leader photographs.

Free swimming lessons offered by The Lexington Herald-Leader at Joyland Amusement Park, 1950 June 6. Joyland Park operated from 1923 until 1964. The area it occupied is currently a residential neighborhood that retained the Joyland name, northeast of the Lexington downtown center.

Image processed and enhanced by Jason Flahardy, University of Kentucky Libraries Special Collections.
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Reinette F. Jones. "Learn-To-Swin Course at Joyland 1" (2013)
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