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Investigating and Interrogating the Historical Record to Reveal the History of Hispanic Students at UK

An exhibition in the Special Collections Research Center celebrates the presence and activity of Hispanic students at the University of Kentucky throughout time.

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Newspaper coverage of Hispanic immigrants in Kentucky’s horse industry

Local journalism about Kentucky’s equine industry provides incomplete coverage of the vital role that Hispanic workers play, showing that the industry both depends on and supports workers while failing to give them a voice.

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The Impact of the Horse Industry on the Latino and Hispanic Communities in Kentucky

From migrant labor in tobacco to all aspects of the horse industry, Hispanic and Latino immigrants have long played an essential role in Kentucky’s labor force. 

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