From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (main entry)

Oldham County Colored Fair Company

According to authors Lipscomb and Johnston, the Oldham County Colored Fair Company owned its own fair ground. Source: "The Colored People: the commercial status of the Colored people of Kentucky" on p. 190 of The Commercial History of the Southern States, by A. B. Lipscomb and J. H. Johnston [available at Google Books].

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NKAA Source: The Commercial history of the southern states covering the post-bellum period Kentucky

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“Oldham County Colored Fair Company,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed October 30, 2020,

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