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

Robinson, Melford J.

Robinson, appointed in 1970 to the Lynch Independent School Board, was the board's first African American member. For more see "36 city officials include mayor, police court judge," in Kentucky Directory of Black Elected Officials [1972], by the Commission on Human Rights, p. 17.


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NKAA Source: Kentucky directory of black elected officials

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“Robinson, Melford J.,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed April 16, 2021,

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