AIDS Volunteers of Northern Kentucky
The AIDS Volunteers of Northern Kentucky (AVNK) was a nonprofit organization founded in 1990 to assist individuals in Northern Kentucky affected by HIV/AIDS. The collection is comprised of the organizational records from 1990-1999. This collection is available at the Covington Branch of the Kenton County Public Library.
Baker Hunt Collection
The Baker-Hunt collection contains numerous documents relating to the history of the Baker and Hunt families, the history and activities of the Foundation and the history of Covington and Northern Kentucky more generally.
Bellevue and Dayton, Campbell County, Kentucky, Fraternal Organizations, 1883-1979 (8 volumes)
Collection includes: Oddfellows, Knights of Pythias and Juior Order United American Mechanics.
Covington Protestant Children’s Home, Records, 1880-1943 29 Volumes
The records of the Covington Protestant Children’s Home, now known as the Children’s Home of Northern Kentucky, consist of 29 record books for the years 1880-1943. The record books provide detailed information on the daily operation and residents of the Children’s Home.
Emma Lee Orr
Oral histories and photos of a woman from Northern Kentucky who braved Alaska from 1903 until 1917.
Faces & Places Photograph Collection
A large collections of photographs from Northern Kentucky and the surrounding area.
Family Files Index
Family Files contain information that other genealogical researchers have found on a particular family.
Browse Library artwork including Frank Duveneck, Leon Lippert and Dixie Selden.
Local History Files
Local History Files may include newspaper clippings, brochures and pamphlets, original written histories or published historical works.
Historical maps of Northern Kentucky
The Northern Kentucky Collection, 1888-
The Northern Kentucky Collection is an artificial collection comprised of primary source material either donated as a single item or removed from the Local History Files for safekeeping.
Northern Kentucky Newspaper Collection, 1937-1977
The Northern Kentucky Newspaper Collection is comprised of various local and national newspapers featuring regional and national events of great importance, including World War II, the John F. Kennedy Assassination, the Moon Landing, and Reds’ Baseball.
Northern Kentucky Writers
A collection of short biographical sketches of writers from Northern Kentucky.
Listen to interesting oral history interviews from Northern Kentucky people.
Virginia Bennett, Collection, 1860-2013
The Virginia Bennett Collection is comprised of photographs, scrapbooks, subject files, articles, books, video cassettes, assorted memorabilia, and miscellaneous material related to the inland river industry along the Ohio River in the Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky area.
Washington Fire Engine and Hose Company, Number 1, Newport, KY, 1854-1870, 1962 (1 volume)
The minute book for the Washington Fire Engine and Hose Company, Number 1, Newport, Kentucky
William Longstreet Diaries
William Longstreet Diaries Collection consists of William Longstreet’s diaries, covering the years 1931 and 1933-1942, and .Excerpts from the Diaries of William Longstreet, Sr., 1931-1933 thru 1942. extracted and compiled for family members by William Longstreet III in June 2000. The volume includes photocopies of selected diary pages covering various dates and events.