The Heritage Center at the
Breathitt County Public Library
currently houses several major collections. Some are currently available, while others are still being processed for public use.
James Clell Neace Collection
Rosemary T. Lore Collection
J.K. and Addie Murphy Image Collection
Leon Morris Collection
Tildon Bach Collection
Donald Craft Collection
East Kentucky Obituary Collection
City of Jackson Municipal Collection
Breathitt County Court Clerk Collection
The Mike and Bettye Rose Native American Artifact Collection
The Breathitt Heritage Center has a large collection of artifacts, images, court documents, and ephemera from the history of our county. The process of digitizing these items has begun and they are being added to our online digital collection. This collection can be accessed by clicking the button below.
We will be adding new materials daily for researchers seeking more information on Breathitt County's past.
Pictured below are items that have been digitized by the BCPL. These items are available for viewing on our new digital collection @
Click the link above for more information