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

Mt. Sterling Colored Library (Montgomery County, KY)

In 1914, a program was held for the benefit of the colored library in the Keas Tabernacle C. M. E. Church in Mt. Sterling, KY [source: "Mt. Sterling (Ky.) News (By Arlington)," Freeman, 11/21/1914, p.4]. It is not known how long the library may have existed.

Kentucky County & Region

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Kentucky Place (Town or City)

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Cited in this Entry

NKAA Entry: Keas, Samuel G.
NKAA Source: The Freeman [Indianapolis Freeman] (newspaper)

Cite This NKAA Entry:

“Mt. Sterling Colored Library (Montgomery County, KY),” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed December 4, 2020,

Last modified: 2017-10-15 16:22:48