Heritage Hub Episode 1

Ep. 1: New Market

This is the first episode of the Heritage Hub Podcast sponsored by the Marion County Public Library. Our host, James Spragens, interviews Richard Crum on the history of New Market. New Market was a small town in Marion County Kentucky.  Richard recounts different stories of New Market and provides a rough timeline of the rise and decline of New Market.

This link will take you to 1877 map of Marion and Washington County that Richard mentions at 11:37and 21:45 in the podcast. https://www.loc.gov/item/2012593096/

The article about Florence Newcomb can be found following this link.

YouTube Video

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