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Paint Lick in Garrard County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Bradley Kincaid

(1895-1989)

 
 
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By Don Morfe, July 21, 2013
1. Bradley Kincaid Marker
Inscription. "The Kentucky Mountain Boy," born at Point Leavell, Garrard County, was radio's pioneer singer of folk songs and ballads in the 1920s-40s. Kincaid began in 1926 at Chicago's WLS; later performed on WSM Grand Ole Opry (1944-50). He recorded over 200 songs and published 13 songbooks. Elected to Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame, 1971.

Presented by the Kincaid Family
 
Erected 1999 by Kentucky Historical Society-Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 2026.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 37° 35.283′ N, 84° 28.75′ W. Marker is in Paint Lick, Kentucky, in Garrard County. Marker is on Richmond Road (Kentucky Route 52) east of County Route 1239, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Paint Lick KY 40461, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Walker Foxhounds (approx. 1.3 miles away); Paint Lick Presbyterian Church/Paint Lick Cemetery (approx. 2.3 miles away); Fort Paint Lick (approx. 4.4 miles away); Pleasant Retreat
Bradley Kincaid Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 21, 2013
2. Bradley Kincaid Marker
(approx. 5.7 miles away); Lancaster Public Spring (approx. 5.8 miles away); Garrard County, 1797 (approx. 5.9 miles away); First Presbyterian Church (approx. 5.9 miles away); Local Authoress (approx. 5.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Paint Lick.
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, Music
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 18, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 204 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 18, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.
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