The Kentucky Board of Control was created by act in 1918 to manage both charitable and penal institutions.
These reports include the following institutions:
- Eastern State Hospital, Lexington, Ky.
- Central State Hospital, Louisville, Ky.
- Western State Hospital, Hopkinsville, Ky.
- Feeble-Minded Institute, Frankfort, Ky.
- Kentucky State Reformatory, Frankfort, Ky.
- Kentucky Penitentiary, Eddyville, Ky.
- Kentucky State Houses of Reform, Greendale, Ky.