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Britt Combs collection (archival material)


Collection of materials about Dr. C. Britt Combs of Perry County, KY, the first African American from Kentucky to return to Kentucky to practice medicine. (1800s-1900s)

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NKAA Entry: Perry County (KY) Enslaved, Free Blacks, and Free Mulattoes, 1850-1870

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“Britt Combs collection (archival material),” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed April 15, 2024,

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