Kentucky Barns (Hardcover)

Agricultural Heritage of the Bluegrass

By Carol Peachee, Mary Berry (Foreword by), Janie-Rice Brother (Introduction by)

Quarry Books, 9780253042743, 272pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2019

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Description

From horses to tobacco to bourbon, the barn is at the heart of Kentucky's heritage and industry and is a staple of the Bluegrass landscape. In Kentucky Barns: Agricultural Heritage of the Bluegrass, Carol Peachee showcases the barns with exquisite photography.

From elegant Thoroughbred farms to historical treasures like the 1803 stone barn of Runnymede Farm in Bourbon County, Peachee travels across the state to capture and preserve the diverse architecture, heritage, and design that make these structures special. A beautiful tribute to the legacy of the Bluegrass State, Kentucky Barns features nearly 400 full-color photos of both the interior and exterior of these beautiful and functional icons of American culture and industry.



About the Author

Carol Peachee is an award-winning fine art photographer of historic and heritage sites. She is author and photographer of Straight Bourbon: Distilling the Industry's Heritage and The Birth of Bourbon: A Photographic Tour of Early Distilleries. She is also the photographer of Kentucky Bourbon Country: The Essential Travel Guide.