Noted Historian

502 Scott St., Covington, KY

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"Richard Collins became famous for his authoritative History of Kentucky. Continued the work of his father, Lewis Collins, who in 1847 published a history of the state. Born in Maysville in 1824, Richard became a newspaper editor and lawyer. Founded Danville Review, 1861. Practiced law in Cincinnati and lived in Covington, 1862-71, '74. Died Missouri, 1888."

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  • March 28, 2011: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger
  • January 8, 2011: Added by Bill Eichelberger

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