Board of Charities Reports


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.








1909 By-Laws and Regulations Governing and Concerning the Charitable Institutions of Kentucky

Contributed by Phil Tkacz & Shawn Logan |

⁘ Works Cited ⁘

  1. The Lexington Leader, 9 December 1949
  2. The Lexington Leader, 12 December 1952
  1. Commonwealth of Kentucky (Frankfort, Kentucky). Report of the State Board of Control for Charitable and Penal Institutions to the Governor of the Commonwealth of Kentucky. OCLC 22134071. Special Collections, Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives, Frankfort, KY.

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